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Monthly Archives: April 2017

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Last Week in Review: April 17th to April 23th

Monday, April 17th

  • Super Punch Out added to the Arcade Floor
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade High Score in Wacko: 217,000
  • Pete Hahn set the Aurcade World Record in MERCS: 999,990

Tuesday, April 18th:

  • Announcing the next Galloping Ghost Arcade Swap Meet

     

  • Chris Plachy set the Aurcade World Record in Mortal Kombat II: 7:40

Thursday, April 20th:

  • Galloping Ghost Productions welcomes Cub Scouts Pack 39 Webelos and Bears to teach and discuss game design and development

  • Chris Plachy set the Aurcade World Record in Arena: 120,160

Friday, April 21st:

  • Galloping Ghost Arcade at The Adler Planetarium‘s After Dark Event

Saturday, April 22nd:

  • Thanks to Mike Waters for donating a Samarai PCB to the arcade. Doc Mack made a custom jamma adapter for Mike to use his Samarai board at home.
  • The trailer for the new documentary series “Screenland” was released! Galloping Ghost Arcade is featured in an episode as we help produce a prototype Arena cabinet. The show premiers TODAY on the 24th! Be sure to check it out on Hulu or Red Bull TV.

Screenland | Launching April 24 on Red Bull TV and Hulu from SoH Screening on Vimeo.

Sunday, April 23rd:

 


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Last Week in Review: April 10th to April 16th

Monday, April 10th:

  • Daioh added to the arcade floor

     

  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade High Score in Mouse Trap: 2,189,550
SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
Champion Result Challenger Game
Jason Latko DEFENDED Mases Hagopian Space Invaders
Jason Latko DEFENDED Dave Hernly Crystal Castles
Jason Latko DEFENDED Mike McCarthy Truxton 2

 

Tuesday, April 11th:

 

Thursday, April 13th:

  • Ghouls N Ghost restored to a dedicated cabinet. (Thanks to This Old Game for the control panel and marquee print)

 

Friday, April 14th:

 

Saturday, April 15th:

 

 

 

 


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Last Week in Review: April 3rd to April 9th

Monday, April 3rd

  • Lunar Rescue added to the arcade floor
  • Vice Predient of Namco USA David Bishop, and King of Kong arcade legend Billy Mitchell stopped by the arcade!
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade High Score in NAM 1975: 361,300
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade High Score in Nibbler: 1,522,730
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade High Score in Tech Romancer: 218,100
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade High Score in Warzard: 48,000

 

Saga of the Hardcore Belt
Champion Result Challenger Game
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Bryan Schillo Peter Pack Rat
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Mases Hagopian Choplifter
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Mike McCarthy Metal Slug
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Fernando Aurail

 

Tuesday, April 4th:

Wednesday, April 5th:

 

Friday, April 7th:

  • Galloping Ghost Arcade and Productions was at Midwest Gaming Classic featuring:
    • Over 20 Arcade games from the Arcade
    • A special chance to battle for the Galloping Ghost Arcade Hardcore Belt
    • Classic game designer Brian Colin and the reveal of Specter Files Resurrection. A restored laser disc arcade horror film adventure game that was never released!
    • Q*Bert Designer Jeff Lee along with a never before seen Q*bert statue and talking with Tom Malinowski about the recently restored, never released Argus 
    • Limited Edition Mortal Kombat Statues made to the likeness of the original Mortal Kombat actors.
    • Mortal Kombat Actors Daniel Pesina and Phillip Ahn M.D
    • The first reveal and playable Alpha Demo of Galloping Ghost Production’s own digitized fighting game, Dark Presence!
    • Check out Doc Mack’s Post MGC Write Up for more details

Saturday, April 8th:

Saga of the Hardcore Belt
Champion Result Challenger Game
Jamie Tibbetts LOST Steven Lucas Arena
Steven Lucas DEFENDED Dan Loosen Sailor Moon
Steven Lucas DEFENDED Chris Plachy Nemesis
Steven Lucas DEFENDED Zach Elam Primal Rage 2
Steven Lucas LOST Scott Lambert Dark Presense
Scott Lambert LOST Chris Plachy Arena
Chris Plachy DEFENDED Don Cox Mortal Kombat 3
Chris Plachy LOST Jason Latko Chimera Beast
Jason Latko DEFENDED Catherine Bozzi Kozmik Kroozr

Sunday, April 9th:


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Last Week in Review: March 27th to April 2nd

Monday, March 27th: 

  • Rabbit Punch added to the arcade floor

     

  • James White set the Aurcade High Score in Bubbles: 324,950
  • Jonathan Solita set the Aurcade High Score in King of Dragons: 602,600

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
Champion Result Challenger Game
Mike McCarthy DEFENDED Marco Gorajski Wild West Cowboys of Moo Mesa
Mike McCarthy LOST Mases Hagopian Rip Off
Mases Hagopian LOST Jamie Tibbetts Raiden Fighters
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Marco Gorajski Pigskin 621 AD
Jamie Tibbetts DEFENDED Mike McCarthy Peter Pack Rat

 

Tuesday, March 28th:

  • Shadow Dancer upgraded to an original dedicated cabinet.

 

Thursday, March 30th:

  • We presented Richard DiVizio, who played Kano in Mortal Kombat 1, his exclusive Kano Statue

 

Saturday, April 1st

  • Galloping Ghost Arcade announces it’s latest expansion…on the move! Presenting the Galloping Ghost Arcade Bus: The World’s Largest Arcade on Wheels! We’ll be announcing more details as it rolls up to the arcade on April 31st!

     

  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade World Record in Rabbit Punch: 1,213,800

 

Sunday, April 2nd:


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