Ghostbusters: The Video Game Publisher: Atari, Sony Computer Entertainment Europe (EU PS2/PSP) Developer: Terminal Reality (360, PS3, Windows), Red Fly Studio (PS2, PSP, Wii), Zen Studios (DS) Platform: Xbox 360, PlayStation 2, PlayStation Portable, PlayStation 3, Windows, Wii, Nintendo DS Year: 2009
Artcade: The Book of Classic Arcade Game Artwork | Buy-Now!
Gamers who cut their teeth in the arcades will love this trip down memory lane. Artcade is a unique collection of coin-op cabinet marquees, some dating back 40 years to the dawn of video gaming.
acquired by Tim Nicholls from a Hollywood props company, this archive
of marquees – many of which had suffered damage over time – have now
been scanned and digitally restored to their former glory.
full collection of classic arcade cabinet artwork is presented here for
the first time in this stunning landscape hardback book, and accompanied
by interviews with artists Larry Day and the late Python Anghelo.
your mis-spent youth with artwork from dozens of coin-ops including
Asteroid, Battlezone, Street Fighter II, Out Run, Moon Patrol, Gyruss,
Q*Bert, Bubble Bobble and many more. Each marquee takes up a full
double-page spread in the book, and is faithfully recreated using
beautiful lithographic printing on the highest quality paper.
has spent over a thousand hours assembling the high-resolution scans,
restoring the images in Photoshop and color-correcting them back to
their vibrant, as–new appearance. The results of all that hard work are
now available as a lasting record of the amazing artwork that adorned
the arcades during the golden era of coin-op video gaming.