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Monthly Archives: July 2016

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Last Week in Review: July 18th to July 24th

Monday, July 18th:

  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade High Score in Fantasy Zone: 197,520
  • Two Tigers added to the Arcade Floor.

     

  • Thanks to industry great Jonathan Hey (Mortal Kombat/Revolution X/NBA Jam/Smash TV) for visiting the arcade.

Tuesday, July 19th:

Wednesday, July 20th:

  • Armando Flores set the Aurcade World Record in Killer Instinct: 7,791,345
  • Doc Mack presents two videos on the Beavis and Butthead Atari Prototype Cabinet.


Thursday, July 21st:

  • Darryl Mitchel Jr set the Aurcade World Record in The Punisher: 5,045,000
  • Happy Birthday to Doc Mack!

Saturday, July 23rd:

  • Galloping Ghost Productions at New Jersey Gamer Con

Sunday, July 24th:

  • Pete Hahn set the Aurcade High Score in Pulstar: 256,740
  • James White set the Aurcade High Score in Xenophobe: 348,140
  • Matt Walters set the Aurcade High Score in DonPachi: 19,763,120
  • GGA Smash
    • Singles
      • 1st: UR|Ned
      • 2nd: GGA Dan
      • 3rd: GGA Nite
    • Doubles
      • 1st: E2C| StarbasedFruit + UR|Ned
      • 2nd: GGA Nite + GGA Dan
      • 3rd: E2C| Rickles + PiR| Seabass

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Last Week in Review: July 11th to July 17th

Monday, July 11th:

  • Pete Hahn set the Aurcade World Record in Street Fighter II: Hyper Fighting: 1,420,300
  • Hellfire added to the Arcade Floor
  • The Custom Breast Cancer Awareness Ms. Pac Man Cabinet revealed at Galloping Ghost Arcade

 

Friday, July 15th:

  • Revealing the T20 Championship belt!

Saturday, July 16th:

  • Big thanks to Matt McHaggar and all Godzilla G-Fest attendees for checking out the arcade!
  • Smash News
    • Team GGA Smash 4 was at EVO 2016. Fighting against 2,662 entrants!
      • Placing highest was GGA NiTE in 49th place!

Sunday, July 17th:


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Last Week in Review: July 4th to July 10th

Monday, July 4th:

  • Liberator added to the arcade floor.

 

Thursday, July 7th:

 

Friday, July 8th:

  • A a new Galloping Ghost Podcast: Monday Mystery Game releases since the last podcast, the Summer Shmups Week tournament Recap, recently set house high and world record scores at the arcade, upcoming events such as our annual tournament T20, NJ Gamercon, and more!
  • Galloping Ghost Arcade is a Gym Location in Pokemon GO! We have joined Red Team to make it the very best, like no one ever was.

Saturday, July 9th:

  • Smash News:
  • Galloping Ghost Arcade will be honored on Video Game Trading Cards in a ceremony in Ottumwa, Iowa

     

  • James Perozzi set the Aurcade High Score in Red Baron: 35,460
  • Johnathan Kester set the Aurcade High Score in Fantasy Zone: 82,520

Sunday, July 10th:

  • Austin Swann set the Aurcade World Record in Mad Planets: 568,893

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Last Week in Review: June 27th to July 3rd

Monday, June 27th:

  • Jason Gola set the Aurcade High Score in Pac-Land: 268,520
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade High Score in Hammer Away: 228,100
  • Announcing T20-2016 Arcade Tournament13558748_10208694316227350_7422720022292609563_o
  • The King of Dragons added to the Arcade Floor

Tuesday, June 28th:

  • The latest issue of Little Player Magazine released with a write up of our Sega Week Kids tournament.

Wednesday, June 29th:

  • Peter Gorz set the Aurcade World Record in Iron Man Ivan Stewart’s Super Off Road: 1,178,000
  • Peter Gorz set the Aurcade High Score in King of Dragons: 579,600
  • The rare laserdisc of the unreleased Sega ALBEGAS is now in our display case. Part of the Voltron series and animated by Toei to be a Dragon’s Lair style reaction game.

     

  • Thanks to arcade legends Daniel Pesina, Phillip Ahn, M.D., Jeffrey Lee and Brian F Colin for stopping by this week. Planning for New Jersey Gamer Con that we will be attending.

    Thursday, June 30th:

Friday, July 1st:

Saturday, July 2nd:


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