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Monthly Archives: May 2017

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Last Week in Review: May 22nd to May 28th

Monday, May 22nd: 

  • After a long journey of hard work, SPLAT! is now on the arcade floor. Special thanks to George Petro!

     

  • Vendetta upgraded with an original marquee
  • Q*Bert Creator Jeff Lee has created a limited run of only 4 paintings of the side art for ARENA. Both the framed and unframed versions are for sale!


Tuesday, May 23rd:

  • The Pit, Robocop, Altered Beast, Make Trax, Eswat, Night Striker, Progear, one of our Neo Geos & Super Puzzle Fighter have all gotten new monitors
  • James White set the Aurcade World Record in Splat!: 646,600

 

Thursday, May 25th:

  • Announcing Summer Shmup Week
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  • Introducing Trivia Thursday!  Every Thursday answer trivia questions about the arcade or arcade games for your chance for a t-shirt.

Friday, May 26th:

  • Metamophic Force gets new control panel art
  • James White set the Aurcade World Record in Laser Ghost: 136,900

Saturday, May 27th:

Sunday, May 28th:

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
Champion Result Challenge Game
Mases Hagopian DEFENDED Steven Lucas Cadillacs and Dinosaurs

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Last Week in Review: May 15th to May 21st

Monday, May 15th:

  • Q*Bert’s Qubes added to the arcade floor. Shout outs to Jeff Lee for being there to unveil it!
  • Raudel Cantu set the Aurcade World Record in Gradius III: 280,140
  • Chris Plachy set the Aurcade World Record in Eightman: 203,700
  • Pete Hahn set the Aurcade World Record in Shinobi: 587,790
SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Mases Hagopian DEFENDED Chris Plachy Samurai Shodown III  
Mases Hagopian DEFENDED Marco Gorajski Circus
Mases Hagopian DEFENDED Jamie Tibbetts Carrier Airwing

 

Tuesday, May 16th:

Wednesday, May 17th:

Thursday, May 18th:

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Mases Hagopian DEFENDED Mike McCarthy Gravitar

Saturday, May 20th:

Sunday, May 21st:

  • Galloping Ghost Arcade was a part of the POW! Gym Party and Open House with the cast of Mortal Kombat!

 


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Last Week in Review: May 8th to May 14th

Monday, May 8th:

  • Bank Panic! added to the arcade floor

     

  • Mitch Karbin set the Aurcade World Record in Two Tigers: 1,595,000

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Jeremiah Smith LOST Jamie Tibbetts Rampart
Jamie Tibbetts LOST Mases Hagopian Ghouls and Ghosts

 

 

Wednesday, May 10th:

Thursday, May 11th:

  • Doc Mack recorded this video detailing the work that went into restoring the game “Arena” that was featured on RedBull TV’s Screenland.

  • You can read the full story of Arena from Doc Mack here. Thanks to Jeff Lee for making this all possible.

Friday, May 12th:

  • Big shout out to Troy Smith who stopped by on Friday! We’ve gotten many of our great games from him lately, including our dedicated Magic Sword.
  • Chris Plachy set the Aurcade World Record in Eightman: 170,000

 

Saturday, May 13th:

  • The Galloping Ghost Arcade Swap Meet!
  • Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade High Score in Chimera Beasts: 47,502,700
  • George Spanos set the Aurcade High Score in Super High Impact: 46

 

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Mases Hagopian DEFENDED Tom Nieter Sky Shark
Mases Hagopian DEFENDED Eddie Perez Shock Troopers 2

 

Sunday, May 14th:


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Last Week in Review: May 1st to May 7th

Monday, May 1st:

  • EightMan added to the arcade floor

Tuesday, May 2nd:

  • The Saga of the 10X Belt Continues
    • Every Monday when we reveal a new game, whoever gets the highest score before we close that night gets a point. First to 10 points gets the 10X Championship Belt
    • Mases Hagopian: 6 Points: Roc N Rope, Tecmo Knight, Ganryu, Last Resort, Laser Ghost and Rip Off.
    • Jamie Tibbetts: 4 Points: Battle Shark, Lunar Rescue, Daioh, and Super Punch Out.
    • Peter Gorz: 1 Point: Guardian
    • James White: 1 Point: Rabbit Punch
    • Gga Jeremiah: 1 Point: Gauntlet 2
    • Mike Waters: 1 Point: Fast Freddie,
    • Chris Plachy: 1 Point: EightMan
  • New Galloping Ghost Arcade Mugs are available at the front counter!
  • Pete Hahn set the Aurcade World Record in Shinobi: 546,100

 

Thursday, May 4th

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Saturday, May 6th:

  • Replaced Control Panel Overlay on Millipede
  • Chris Plachy receives his reward for getting 10,000 Achievement Points!

     

  • Chris Plachy set the Aurcade World Record in Eightman: 136,500
  • Pete Hahn set the Aurcade High Score in Ultra Street Fighter IV: 1,362,200

 

Sunday, May 7th:


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Last Week in Review: April 24th to April 30th

Monday, April 24th:

  • Fast Freddie added to the arcade floor
  • Congrats to Jamie Tibbetts  for beating Daioh on 1 credit
  • The new documentary series “Screenland” was released! Galloping Ghost Arcade is featured in episode 8: Arcade Renaissance, as we help produce a prototype Arena cabinet. CHECK OUT THE EPISODE HERE!
  • Jamie Tibbets set the Aurcade World Record in Daioh: 4,147,840
  • Mases Hagopian set the Aurcade High Score in Ultra Street Fighter IV: 203,200

 

Tuesday, April 25th:

SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT
CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME
Jeremiah Smith BELT RESET
Jeremiah Smith DEFENDED Sean Quigley Super Zaxxon
Jeremiah Smith DEFENDED Seth Young Magic Sword
Jeremiah Smith LOST Mike McCarthy Ikaruga
Mike McCarthy LOST Chris Plachy Bubbles
Chris Plachy LOST Mike Waters Vampire Savior
Mike Waters DEFENDED Bryan Schillo Solar Assault

 

 

Wednesday, April 26th:

 

Thursday, April 27th:

  • King of Fighters XII & King of Fighters XIII are now in separate cabinets
  • We now have more Galloping Ghost Arcade Stickers in stock as well as brand new Galloping Ghost Arcade Window Decals!
  • James White set the Aurcade High Score in Fast Freddie: 230,970

Friday, April 28th:

  • James White set the Aurcade High Score in Alien Storm: 814

 

Saturday, April 29th:

 


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