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Last Week in Review: January 9th to January 15th

Monday, January 9th:

  • Quartet added to the arcade floor:

     

  • James White set the Aurcade World Record in SPY Special Project Y: 38,200
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade World Record in Gunforce: Battle Fire Engulfed Terror: 2,057,700
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade World Record in Dangar UFO Robo: 316,200
  • Mike McCarthy set the Aurcade World Record in Columns: 1,300,233

Tuesday, January 10th:

  • New Score Cards Printed!
  • Arcade regular Steven Lucas featured in an interview by My Journal Courier
  • Former Gamer of the Year and Galloping Ghost Employee Pete Hahn interviewed for Walter Day’s Trading Card Spotlight
  • Golden Axe: Revenge of Death Adder is now in an original cabinet
  • Gladiator in a new original cabinet.

     

  • Super Contra is in a dedicated cabinet
  • Devastators is in a new cabinet with original bezel, marquee, and control panel overlay

Wednesday, January 11th:

  • Bump N Jump gets an original dedicated cabinet

Thursday, January 12th:

  • Three Stooges – Brides is Bridges is repaired

Friday, January 13th:

  • Ninja Warriors is repaired

 

Sunday, January 15th:

 


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Last Week in Review: January 2nd to January 8th

Monday, January 2nd:

  • S.P.Y. – Special Project Y has been added to the arcade floor.

     

  • Mike McCarthy set the Aurcade High Score in Columns: 984,388

 

Thursday, January 5th:

  • Doc Mack and Pete Hahn streamed the Galloping Ghost Arcade Year in Review Podcast Live

 

Saturday, January 7th:


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Last Week in Review: December 26th to January 1st

Monday, December 26th:

  • Virtua Fighter added to the arcade floor

     

  • Rad Mobile added to the arcade floor
  • Fred DeHart set the Aurcade World Record in Super Muscle Bomber: 1,019,000
  • Joseph Grill set the Aurcade High Score in Solar Fox: 976,550
  • Peter Gorz set the Aurcade High Score in Rad Mobile: 93
  • Peter Gorz set the Aurcade High Score in Spy Hunter II: 127,700

Thursday, December 29th:

  • Paradise Arcade Shop got us new Cherry D44X Microswitches and Custom Clear Printed IL Buttons with the Galloping Ghost Logo
  • This rare Q*bert toy is now in our display case thanks to Jeff Lee
  • Max Haraske set the Aurcade World Record in Pepper II: 1,004,300
  • Seth Young set the Aurcade World Record in Death Race: 37
  • Bradd Williams and Seth Young set the Aurcade High Score in Death Race Co-Op: 50

Friday, December 30th:

Saturday, December 31st:

  • Dock Mack and Jeremy Fox of Prince Arcades check out Underground Retrocade run by Scott Lambert.
  • Doc Mack and Jeremy Fox also check out Pixel Blast Arcade run by Trickman Terry & Paul Ojeda.
  • Galloping Ghost Arcade was visited by Rick Medina, owner of Arcade Odyssey in Florida!
  • Satan’s Hollow now has it’s full cabinet.
  • Mike McCarthy set the Aurcade High Score in Columns: 475,432
  • John Ocampo set the Aurcade High Score in Championship Sprint: 13,340
  • Michael Willis set the Aurcade High Score in Sonic Championship Sprint: 5:22:09

Sunday, January 1st:

 

HAPPY NEW YEAR FROM GALLOPING GHOST ARCADE! 


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Last Week in Review: December 19th to December 25th

Monday, December 19th:

  • Desert Assault added to the arcade floor.

     

  • NHL Open Ice added to the arcade floor.
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade World Record in Bermuda Triangle: 206, 440
  • Seth Young set the Aurcade World Record in NHL Open Ice: 8
  • James White set the Aurcade High Score in Desert Assault: 370

 

Tuesday, December 20th:

Wednesday, December 21st:

Thursday, December 22nd:

  • NBA Jam/Tournament Edition is now in a dedicated Midway Cabinet.

     

  • Thanks to Jolliet Pehnbol from Chicago Street Pinball for visiting the arcade. Check out his place!
  • Doc Mack set the Aurcade World Record in Super Muscle Bomber: 991,300
  • Peter Gorz set the Aurcade World Record in Pretty Soldier Sailor Moon: 258,500
  • Bryan Schillo set the Aurcade World Record in NARC: 2,201,375

 

Sunday, December 25th:

MERRY CHRISTMAS AND HAPPY HOLIDAYS FROM GALLOPING GHOST ARCADE!

 

 

 

 

 

 


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Last Week in Review: December 12th to December 18th

Monday, December 12th:

  • Galloping Ghosts Arcade’s newest expansion is now open!
  • 14 Games added to the Arcade Floor! Total is now 562 games!
    • Star Wars Empire Strikes Back (Sit Down)
    • Hyper Drive
    • Sailor Moon
    • Star Rider
    • Pepper II
    • Super Muscle Bomber
    • CyberBall
    • Super High Impact
    • Hit The Ice
    • Night Drive
    • Double Dribble
    • Tech Romancer
    • Spy Hunter II
    • Power Drive
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade High Score in Guwange: 1,854,793
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade High Score in Power Drive: 96,600

Tuesday, December 13th:

Wednesday, December 14th:

 

Friday, December 16th:

Saturday, December 17th:

  • James White set the Aurcade High Score in Pepper II: 610,850
  • The Newest Issue of Little Player now at Galloping Ghost Arcade
  • Jeff Nauman, the lead programmer of Power Drive, donated this one of kind printed programming source code to Power Drive! Thanks to Brian Colin!

Sunday, December 18th:

  • Dustin Long set the Aurcade World Record in Ghost n’ Goblins: 1,129,200

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Last Week in Review: December 5th to December 11th

Monday, December 5th

 

Tuesday, December 6th

 

 

Thursday, December 8th

  • Gamer Profile with Jason Krogh

 

Friday, December 9th

  • Announcing Galloping Ghost Arcade’s Expansion

 

Saturday, December 10th

  • Mike McCarthy set the Aurcade High Score in Columns: 360,603
  • Galloping Ghost Arcade Swap Meet

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Last Week in Review: November 28th to December 4th

Monday, November 28th:

  • LaZarian added to the arcade floor.
  • Pete Hahn set the Aurcade World Record in Knights of the Round: 456,500
  • Announcing another Galloping Ghost Arcade Swap Meet!

Tuesday, November 29th:

  • Thanks to TheBrianJ for checking out the arcade and making this video about us.

 

Friday, December 2nd:

Saturday, December 3rd:

  • Introducing the Winter 2016 Galloping Ghost Arcade Achievement books! Get them while you can!

 


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Last Week in Review: November 21st to November 27th

Monday, November 21st:

  • Hydra added to the arcade floor

     

  • Kombat Kon featured on Gamespot
  • Doc Mack set the Aurcade High Score on Skycurser: 313,272
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade World Record on Bermuda Triangle: 193,280
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade World Record on Gunforce: Battle Fire Engulfed Terror Island: 780,300
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade World Record on Crack Down: 118,102

 

Tuesday, November 22nd:

 

Wednesday, November 23rd:

 

Thursday, November 24th:

 


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Last Week in Review: November 14th to November 20th

Monday, November 14th:

  • Gunforce – Battle Fire Engulfed Terror Island added to the arcade floor!
  • Welcoming Tom Nieter to the Galloping Ghost Arcade team! Also known Waffles from Team GGA’s Mortal Kombat 9 team and world class Smoke player!

Tuesday, November 15th:

  • GGA Gamer Profile – Mases Hagopian

Saturday/Sunday, November 19th to 20th:

  • Kombat Kon! More details and photos soon! Here is a taste.

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Last Week in Review: November 7th to November 13th

Monday, November 7th:

  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade World Record in Gain Ground: 4,255,849
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade World Record in Truxton 2: 449,520
  • Blue Print added to the arcade floor

     

  • Thanks to Ken Koii for replacing the spinners on our custom Galloping Ghost Pong Machine
  • Legendary game creator Jeffrey Lee donated this kodalith / pre-production marquee of the unreleased Gottlieb game, Truckin’! There were only 5 made!

Tuesday, November 8th:

  • Exclusive to Kombat Kon: Shang Tsun Statue!
  • Limited edition prints of Scorpian and SubZero available at Kombat Kon. Thanks to Ross A. Hersemann and the VGA Gallery!

     

  • The MK Encyclopedia: The Book of Remembrance, will be shown off at Kombat Kon!
  • Galloping Ghost Arcade in the Space Harrier 30th Anniversary Fanzine II in Japan
  • James White gets the 2nd Season Monday Mystery Game Championship belt!
  • Announcing the exclusive Kombat Kon UMK3 Prize Bundle which will be awarded to the winner of the UMK3 Tournament at Kombat Kon. An N64 donated by Disc Replay and customized by Galloping Ghost Arcade

Wednesday, November 9th:

  • Galloping Ghost Arcade Gamer Profile: Jamie Tibbetts

Thursday, November 10th:

  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade World Record in Raiden: 1,196,660
  • Darius Gaiden/G Darius cabinet rewired and Dodonpachi II Bee Storm/Dodonpachi Daioujoi rewired and has a new monitor. Thanks to Seth Young!

Friday, November 11th:

Saturday, November 12th:

Sunday, November 13th:


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