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My Gaming Timeline Part 2 – The Arcade. (1970’s)

I thought I would eschew the usual canon of arcade games (who doesn’t know Asteroids, Space Invaders or Galaxians?) and post some images that evoke my time at the amusement arcade (specifically Drayton Manor Parks Amusement Arcade).

In order of appearance here – Boot Hill, Periscope, Killer Shark.

Images courtesy of;
http://www.arrse.co.uk/lamp-sandbag-ii-tall-story-strikes-back/110328-old-arcade-game.html

http://www.pinrepair.com/arcade/shark.htm

http://www.yourprops.com/-Killer-Shark–Arcade-game-from-JAWS-original—screen-used-movie-props-Jaws–1975–prop-14799.html