Terminator 2: Pinball

T2 Judgement Day – the pinball game was released in the same month, July 1991, as the massively-popular movie of the same name.  During the development of the game’s artwork, the secrecy of the T-1000, liquid-metal-terminator dude, was so important that you will not find imagery of the T-1000 on the game cabinet anywhere.  The closest t ...

July 8, 1991
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Turtles in Time

The Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles: Leo, Donny, Mikey and Raph, which one is your favorite? Each one has their own special move. This game is a classic 4-player side-scrolling beat’em up, and it may be one of the best of all time. Great animations, classic one-liners, ( “Shell-Shock!” )  that catchy music and a story line that takes yo ...



Galaga was released in 1981 by the Japanese company Namco, and was later released in America by Midway. Some early gamers might remember a similar game, “Galaxian,” which was released previously in 1979 — Galaga being an extremely popular sequel to Galaxian. Gameplay: Galaga is a one or two person shooter game in which you are basic ...


Donkey Kong

Donkey Kong was an extraordinarily influential game created in 1981 by Nintendo, not in the least because it was the first appearance of their flagship character Mario . Gameplay: In the game, the player plays as plucky character, Mario- originally named Jumpman in this game – who attempts to save his girlfriend from the evil Donkey Kong, the go ...

July 9, 1981
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