The Arcade Machine

aka: The Arcade Machine: Create your own arcade games. No programming knowledge necessary!
Moby ID: 42192
Apple II Specs

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The Arcade Machine allows you to create alien blastfests à la Galaxian. The editor has a wide variety of options: designing and animating enemies, players and explosions, giving the enemies instructions on how to move and fire, drawing background or title screens, creating sound effects and music and setting a number of gameplay rules. Created games can be saved to a self-bootable disk so the will run without the main program. A sample game is included.


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Contributors to this Entry

Game added by John Romero.

Atari 8-bit added by Terok Nor.

Additional contributors: jean-louis.

Game added April 24, 2010. Last modified August 29, 2023.