AJ's Arcade - Nintendo's R-Type 1987
I just spent the evening clean and reprogramming another arcade machine I purchased for my home arcade.
- Orientation: Horizontal
- Type: Raster: Standard Resolution
- CRT: Color
Maximum number of Players: 2
Control Panel Layout: Single Player
- Joystick: 8-way
- Buttons: 2
This is a fun side scroller with a good degree of difficulty. I reprogrammed it for Free Play, 5 Lives, Bonus Lives, and Normal Difficulty. I serviced and repaired the joystick and two buttons that were sticky, they are working fine now. I may still order some replacement buttons as the current buttons don't all match and a few of the colors are not correct for this game. That aside it's working great and that's all that matters when it's the new game :)
Tonight Molly offered her toy room (which is more like a storage room) for me to turn into an arcade room. I might take her up on her offer if she doesn't change her mind. She likes playing these old games as much as I do so it's not like she won't be able to play in that room anymore, it's just the "toys" that are different.