Which arcade game were you best at

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Re: Which arcade game were you best at

Post by themightymartin » Thu May 10, 2018 10:05 pm

The only arcade game I've ever 1cc'd was The Last Bounty Hunter, but I'm pretty good at the Point Blank games.
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Re: Which arcade game were you best at

Post by SpecChum81 » Sat May 19, 2018 2:59 pm

Good question!

At the time the three I probably spent the most time and money on and therefore got to be the best at would be WWF WrestleFest, The Simpsons and Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.
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Re: Which arcade game were you best at

Post by sscott » Tue May 22, 2018 5:55 pm

Mr. Do! Could make my 10p last a while!
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Re: Which arcade game were you best at

Post by Spector » Sun Jun 03, 2018 9:35 am

I finally completed Paperboy when an arcade in my town suddenly got it from somewhere. It was nearly ten years later before I played it again... and completed it first time!! :mrgreen:

I can get first on the podium in Track and Field thanks to the brilliant Atari VCS version which is arcade perfect in gameplay. I also won the final of Euro Football Champ a couple of times and could go on and on in 1942. Never did quite complete Out Run though, which is a big regret.
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Re: Which arcade game were you best at

Post by Shinobi » Sun Jun 03, 2018 10:24 am

Back in the day I could 1 cc Double Dragon, Golden Axe, Shadow Warriors, Killer Instinct with Orchid(nobody could wipe of my 48 hit combo with her) and I could easily 1cc Virtua Cop 2 and Time Crisis. Playing them recently Virtua Cop 2 made my arm ache on the third level, and Time Crisis I died on level 3 as I forgot where the people come from

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Re: Which arcade game were you best at

Post by Nin10dofan » Tue Sep 03, 2019 12:02 am

I was good at battletoads. I think I cleared it.

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Re: Which arcade game were you best at

Post by GarryG » Sun Sep 08, 2019 7:46 pm

Probably Bomb Jack, then phoenix. I must have put a lot of coins in those machines over the years.

I relatively recently attended an event that had original 1980 arcade cabinets there, and after one go on Space Invaders I got a massively higher high score that the previous one. Although this has happened before!

I'm not sire if that's a good thing or a product of a misspent youth :lol:
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