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Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ?
05/09/17 11:24 AM


> > > > You get an overview/on top view of the game. You get cross-hairs. You get
> > > food/fruit,
> > > > and the 'baddies' are a choice of cockroaches/moles/flies. The aim of the game
> is
> > > to
> > > > crush/shoot the cockroaches/moles/flies before they can get at your food.
> > >
> > > Real arcade cabinet doesn't have crosshairs - you hit the screen with a plastic
> > > mallet. I assume it's a kind of resistive touchscreen.
> >
> > Thanks for pointing that out. I had assumed the real thing had some sort of a 'gun'
> > ('Operation Wolf' style). Knowing that you have to physically hit the screen to get
> > rid of the cockroaches/moles/flies makes it even weirder.
>
> How about Stompin', by Bally/Sente? Same general principle: There's food in the
> center of the screen, and you have to protect it from errant ants, cockroaches,
> birds, mice, gophers, and so on, depending on the level.
>
> The trick? In this one you weren't hitting the screen, there was actually a 3x3 grid
> of panels that you had to physically stomp on in order to defeat the enemies. Kind of
> like a 15-years-early version of Dance Dance Revolution.

That makes it even weirder. Although I did have to look up a picture of the cabinet (well the flyer, actually) before I fully realized you have to step (stomp) on the grid with your feet in order to crush the ants/cockroaches/etc.. even though you referenced Dance Dance Revolution.







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* 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes 05/03/17 11:49 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/07/17 05:41 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Vas Crabb  05/08/17 01:16 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/08/17 02:32 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? MooglyGuy  05/08/17 09:53 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/09/17 11:24 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Sthiryu  05/05/17 02:40 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/07/17 01:16 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Brian Deuel  05/05/17 05:56 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Sthiryu  05/04/17 10:45 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 11:00 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? TafoidAdministrator  05/04/17 05:15 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Vas Crabb  05/04/17 06:33 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 01:30 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Vas Crabb  05/04/17 02:59 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 01:34 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Master O  05/04/17 02:02 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 02:08 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Master O  05/04/17 02:14 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 02:29 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? MooglyGuy  05/04/17 02:12 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 02:22 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? MooglyGuy  05/04/17 10:16 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 11:14 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Sthiryu  05/04/17 01:13 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 01:30 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Vas Crabb  05/04/17 03:01 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 01:36 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Vas Crabb  05/04/17 01:47 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 10:40 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Master O  05/04/17 04:10 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Haze  05/04/17 12:23 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 01:03 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? Haze  05/04/17 01:42 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 10:43 PM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? gamez fan  05/04/17 12:22 AM
. * Re: 'Weirdest' Mame Emulated Arcade Game ? mhoes  05/04/17 01:07 AM

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