Category Archives: Retro Video Games

The Air Raid Video Game Cartridge for Atari 2600

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The Air Raid video game cartridge is considered by many to be the holy grail of the Atari 2600 game library. Manufactured by some fly-by-night company called Menavision, the Air Raid video game is a bizarre Space Invaders-type shooting game in which the player protects his cities from helicopters, spaceships, planes, rockets, flying saucers…basically a bunch of electronic garbage falling from the sky.… Read the rest

MC HAMMER LCD VIDEO GAME

 

mc hammer tiger lcd gameCAN YOU KEEP UP WITH THE LEGEND OF RAP?! This super-rare MC Hammer U Can't Touch This LCD video game from Tiger Electronics is still sealed in the original package! This vintage LCD handheld was manufactured in 1991, and I think it should be in the running for one of the most ridiculous video games ever.Read the rest

Heiwa Vintage Pachinko Machine

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Heiwa Sumo Wrestlers Vintage Pachinko Machine

From one of the largest Japanese manufacturers of pachinko games, this Heiwa vintage pachinko machine has a very colorful design of two Sumo wrestlers and is equipped with a color LCD animated display. It is probably one of the cooler retro-looking vintage pachinko machines you will come across today, and is truly an electro - mechanical work of art unto itself.… Read the rest

VTECH COMPUTER INSTRUMENT

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VTECH COMPUTER INSTRUMENT 

THIS VINTAGE 1981 VTECH LESSON ONE ELECTRONIC LEARNING AID HAS TEN DIFFERENT LEARNING ACTIVITIES PROGRAMMED AND A SEVEN-DIGIT LED DISPLAY. IT INCLUDES A MELODY MAKER MUSIC PROGRAM AND IT COULD CERTAINLY BE A CANDIDATE FOR TINKERING AND CIRCUIT BENDING.Read the rest