More details for the Star Wars Home Arcade game from Arcade1Up
Yesterday we released an official release for the Star Wars Home Arcade game from Arcade1Up. This game is currently available for pre-order at GameStop. It is retailing for $499 with free shipping. The release date is 10/15/19. It will only ship in the US.
This cabinet will come with the three Star Wars games from the 80’s: Star Wars, The Empire Strikes Back, and Return of the Jedi. It will come with the Yoke controller that was on the original games. It will stand about 4′ tall without the custom riser, which will make it slightly over 5′ tall.
Since its surprising reveal at E3 in Chicago this game has been a hot topic for fans. As more information comes in we will make sure to keep you updated.
Below are more photos and the official Press Release:
Arcade1Up Opens Pre-Sale for the Star Wars™ Home Arcade Game Now Available for Pre-Order Exclusively at GameStop New York, USA – July 25, 2019 – Arcade1Up has opened pre-sales for the Star Wars™ Home Arcade Game machine through GameStop.com.
The Star Wars™ Home Arcade Game from Arcade1Up features the artwork from the original arcade machine on the cabinet and the included riser. Standing at just over 5’ tall (slightly below 4’ without the riser), the arcade machine comes with a light-up marquee, full-color 17” display and dual speakers. These features, combined with the real-feel flight yoke and control buttons allow for endless hours of gaming. The Star Wars™ Home Arcade Game features the original arcade versions of the classic games based on Star Wars: A New Hope, Star Wars: The Empire Strikes Back and Star Wars: Return of the Jedi!
“The Star Wars™ Home Arcade Game cabinet holds a special place in the hearts of fans,” said Scott Bachrach, CEO, Tastemakers, LLC. “With the Skywalker saga coming to a close later this year with Star Wars: The Rise of Skywalker, we couldn’t think of a better way to honor the Star Wars legacy than by bringing back these classic arcade titles.”
Having taken the home gaming experience by storm with some of the most popular games from the ‘70s, ‘80s, and ‘90s, Arcade1Up has continued to expand its game library and bring fans the classic titles and features they want to see. Pre-orders for the Star Wars™ Home Arcade Game from Arcade1Up are available exclusively through GameStop’s website.
About Tastemakers, LLC. Founded in 2011, Tastemakers, LLC. has made their name by leading industry trends with their innovative, high-quality products. Distributed in 50 countries worldwide, they focus on global product development, manufacturing, marketing and distribution. Their latest venture, Arcade1Up, is currently leading the retro video game trend with their ¾ scale licensed arcade cabinets. After winning the 2019 Tech Toy of the Year Award (TOTY), Arcade1Up continues to be a fan favorite.
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