Williams Arcade Classics

Critic Score User Score
Genesis
...
3.6
PlayStation
79
3.0
Dreamcast
...
4.1
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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 DOS The Defender II start screen
Williams Arcade Classics Genesis Colorful Credits
Williams Arcade Classics SNES Sinistar is other shooter game in space. The difference: you can rotate the ship!
Williams Arcade Classics DOS There's a short animates sequence which simulates walking into a games arcade. There are three machines here and three in the back room

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 SNES D P (124)
Fun and tight emulator package. DOS Robert Morgan (862)

Critic Reviews

GamesFirst! Game.Com Oct 02, 1999 4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars4 Stars 80
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) PlayStation Jun, 1996 7.9 out of 10 79
Mega Fun PlayStation Sep, 1996 72 out of 100 72
HappyPuppy Dreamcast Aug 04, 2000 7 out of 10 70
Total! (Germany) SNES Jul, 1997 2.75 out of 6 65
Power Play Windows Dec, 1995 65 out of 100 65
Sega-16.com Genesis Jan 18, 2007 6 out of 10 60
All Game Guide Game.Com 1998 3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars3 Stars 60
PC Games (Germany) Windows Dec, 1996 50 out of 100 50
Mega Fun SEGA Saturn Jul, 1998 46.3 out of 100 46

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Trivia

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.

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Contributed to by Corn Popper (69636), codefrog (390) and Robert Morgan (862)