Aussie Arcade
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    Alien next for Heighway

    Mike, whenever the preorder topic has come up in conversation, other people often comment that you also took pre order money. But I tell them that I remember

    ItsUrFeminitzNYImNietYoma 3 Minutes Ago Go to last post

    Galaga Lowboy

    The bright green T-Moulding is 16mm and I got from one of the forum sponsors here "Vadership"

    stuzza 6 Minutes Ago Go to last post

    Taito Phoenix mod

    Lots of mods were done to video boards for a multitude of reasons. Sometimes to make a clean signal, noise reduction and often to get the machine to auto

    Autosteve 8 Minutes Ago Go to last post

    High score - Harlem Globetrotters

    Got a 823,810 on mine yesterday. 5 balls, the bonus doesn't carry over between balls ( I think you can change that to carry over like on Paragon). Love

    chopchop 34 Minutes Ago Go to last post
    BIG Trev

    Taito Phoenix mod

    I'm guessing this would have been to reduce noise as they'd run a cable to a remote volume pot.
    This one I'm not too sure about.
    I'd say it's

    BIG Trev 1 Hour Ago Go to last post

    populated playfield Wanted

    Yeah, thats mine.

    I am sure Prowler would be able to freight to you if its an issue.

    Sounds like a great project!

    FLEX 1 Hour Ago Go to last post

    Why pinball is a decent investment

    Thats cool.... so the EM and SS prices will go up as more people try to buy cheaper pins....

    ROLLERBALL 1 Hour Ago Go to last post

    Japanese Arcades

    Awesome, Love the game centers in Japan. Just seeing that MaiMai machine brings back some memories from my last trip. I wish we had arcades that cool

    5m3g_head 2 Hours Ago Go to last post

    Why pinball is a decent investment

    better lock up the milo

    wiredoug 2 Hours Ago Go to last post

    Why pinball is a decent investment

    Thought that was a compliment until you said you were kidding don't forget I know where you live mate
    Some say I could drink bigfoot under

    maxi 2 Hours Ago Go to last post
  • Current Polls

    Favourite Arcade game from the early 80's 79-85 (Votes: 341)

    1. Dig Dug (Votes: 8)

    2. Galaga (Votes: 69)

    3. Galaxian (Votes: 11)

    4. Moon Patrol (Votes: 13)

    5. Bomb Jack (Votes: 11)

    6. Moon Cresta (Votes: 10)

    7. Scramble (Votes: 11)

    8. Track n Field (Votes: 4)

    9. Paper boy (Votes: 3)

    10. Frogger (Votes: 4)

    11. Dragon Buster (Votes: 1)

    12. Kung Fu Master (Votes: 7)

    13. Espial (Votes: 0)

    14. Gyruss (Votes: 30)

    15. Pooyan (Votes: 1)

    16. Ms Pacman (Votes: 3)

    17. Pac Land (Votes: 1)

    18. Crush Roller (Votes: 0)

    19. Star Wars (Votes: 3)

    20. Pacman (Votes: 10)

    21. Donkey Kong (Votes: 16)

    22. Donkey Kong Jr (Votes: 0)

    23. Space Invaders (Votes: 12)

    24. Crazy Climber (Votes: 1)

    25. Mr Do (Votes: 7)

    26. Ghosts n Goblins (Votes: 33)

    27. Marble Madness (Votes: 1)

    28. Dragon's Lair (Votes: 15)

    29. Disc's of Tron (Votes: 4)

    30. Yie Ar Kung-Fu (Votes: 3)

    31. Traverse USA (Zippy Race) (Votes: 0)

    32. Space War 4 (Spacies clone with add ons) (Votes: 0)

    33. Buck Rogers (Votes: 0)

    34. Pengo (Votes: 6)

    35. Xevious (Votes: 4)

    36. Bezerk (Votes: 4)

    37. Asteroids (Votes: 8)

    38. Hyper Olympic (Votes: 7)

    39. Lady Bug (Votes: 0)

    40. Super Pacman (Votes: 1)

    41. Juno First (Votes: 4)

    42. Nemesis (Votes: 3)

    43. Time pilot (Votes: 11)

    44. Crazy Baloon (Votes: 1)

    Favorite Arcade Fighting Game (any era) (Votes: 201)

    1. Street fighter 2 CE (Votes: 25)

    2. King of the Fighters 98 (Votes: 2)

    3. Art of Fighting (Votes: 2)

    4. Street Fighter 2 Hyper Fighting (Votes: 11)

    5. Marvel Vs. Capcom (Votes: 13)

    6. Mortal Kombat 2 (Votes: 22)

    7. World Heroes (Votes: 1)

    8. Fighting Fantasy/hippodome (Votes: 0)

    9. Tatsunoko vs Capcom (Votes: 0)

    10. Capcom vs SNK 2 (Votes: 1)

    11. Dead or Alive (Votes: 0)

    12. Boxing Atari 2600 (Votes: 1)

    13. Internation Karate + (Votes: 5)

    14. Darkstalkers (Votes: 0)

    15. Karate Champ (Votes: 5)

    16. Soul Calibur (Votes: 6)

    17. The Last Blade 2 (Votes: 2)

    18. Samurai Shodown 2 (Votes: 1)

    19. Tekken 2 (Votes: 15)

    20. Street Fighter 2 (Votes: 23)

    21. Marvel Super Heroes vs. Street Fighter (Votes: 3)

    22. Street Fighter 3 - 3S (Votes: 11)

    23. Pocket Fighter (Votes: 0)

    24. Yie Ar Kung-Fu (Votes: 13)

    25. Samurai Showdown (Votes: 1)

    26. Mortal Kombat (Votes: 20)

    27. The Last Blade (Votes: 0)

    28. Killer Instinct (Votes: 12)

    29. King of the Fighters 2002 (Votes: 2)

    30. King of the Fighters XI (Votes: 0)

    31. JOJO 2 (Votes: 0)

    32. Street Fighter Zero 2 Alpha (Votes: 4)

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    1. Jed's Avatar
      Jed -
      Just want to add this guy is great, abotu 6 months ago I bought a retropie system from him and his support before and after was excellent. Even now when I have questions about changing displays etc he's still willing to help 6 months down the track. Great support + products.
  • Latest Threads

    BIG Trev

    Taito Phoenix mod

    Thread Starter: BIG Trev

    Has anyone seen this mod before? I'm wondering what it was for.
    Pins 1 and 2 of IC36 go to pin 10 on the card edge connector, pin 3 of IC36 goes

    Last Post By: Autosteve 5 Minutes Ago Go to last post

    WANTED - CFTBL chase lamp board A-15541 prefer damaged

    Thread Starter: Homepin

    As title says - looking for the lamp chaser board from a Creature from the Black Lagoon.

    I would prefer a damaged or cooked board or one

    Last Post By: Homepin 3 Hours Ago Go to last post

    Funhouse vs Last Action Hero

    Thread Starter: QLDer06

    Ok kids which game is better by way of fun/challenging and less maintenance/service issues [emoji3]

    Sent from my iPhone using Aussie

    Last Post By: markandsophie 3 Hours Ago Go to last post

    Stand-offs for light board

    Thread Starter: Michi

    I have an LED light board from It's held in place by two stand-offs that screw into the pre-existing brackets for the fluorescent tube

    Last Post By: Homepin 6 Hours Ago Go to last post

    video game tester, video checkmate 101 pinout wanted

    Thread Starter: madal

    Any one have the pinout for this video game tester, video checkmate 101
    Would like to make a jamma harness for it.
    Can't find any onfo.

    Last Post By: madal 5 Hours Ago Go to last post
    Egames Arcade

    High score - Harlem Globetrotters

    Thread Starter: Egames Arcade

    Right so my highest score currently is 599,990 on 5 balls
    Has anyone done better?

    Last Post By: chopchop 30 Minutes Ago Go to last post