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Description

Williams Arcade Classics is a compilation that includes the following games: The PC, PlayStation, and Dreamcast versions also contain Bubbles. The PC and Playstation versions contain FMV supplements, including interviews with the original programmers.

Screenshots

Williams Arcade Classics SNES Fighting in the air. (Joust)
Williams Arcade Classics SNES Ostrich without rider (Joust)
Williams Arcade Classics SNES There are many enemies to kill. (Robotron)
Williams Arcade Classics SNES Trying to hit the rock (Sinistar)

Alternate Titles

  • "Williams Digital Arcade" -- European title
  • "Williams Arcade's Greatest Hits" -- PSX/Genesis/Saturn/SNES title
  • "Midway's Greatest Arcade Hits 1" -- Dreamcast title
  • "Midway Presents Arcade's Greatest Hits" -- European Mega Drive title

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User Reviews

Timeless Masterpieces D P (124) 5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars5 Stars

Critic Reviews

Total! (Germany) Jul, 1997 2.75 out of 6 65

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Trivia

Bugs

The ROMs for the game Joust in this release contain the "green" ROM image. The green ROM fixes a well known bug that allowed you to endlessly kill Pterodactyls on certain levels, thus achieving incredible scores. In the links section for this game you can find information and a patch program to undo the "green" fix and convert your ROM image back to "yellow" and take advantage of the bug!

Optimization

Jeff Vavasour optimized as much as humanly possible with this emulator; the specs say that a 486 is the bare minimum, but you can play the Robotron emulator on a 386/33 and have very minimal slowdown.

Information also contributed by jeff leyda

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Corn Popper (69431) added Williams Arcade Classics (SNES) on Aug 30, 2002
Other platforms contributed by Corn Popper (69431), codefrog (390) and Robert Morgan (859)