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RepliCade’s Dragon’s Lair is the coolest mini arcade machine I’ve ever played

Look at this adorable thing.

Look at this adorable thing.
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I’ve played with a lot of mini arcade machines, but nothing is more impressive than New Wave Toys’ RepliCade X. Dragon’s Lair.. The incredibly detailed 1/6 scale cabinet features a real scoreboard, a miniature laserdisc player, and a nice 4.2-inch screen that displays a video game that looks like a Don Bluth cartoon.

Most of the arcade machines I own play games built with pixels and vectors in both mini and full sizes. $ 120 RepliCade X Dragon’s Lair, Officially licensed by Digital Leisure, it performs a rational reproduction of the laserdisc sensation that swept the arcade in 1983. Turn on the 12-inch high cabinet and you’ll begin playing the same dramatic intro that echoes the 80’s arcade bleep and group.My 9 year old son Archer, unfamiliar Dragon’s Lair However, retro game enthusiasts thought comics were pre-game ads. “No, cartoons are games,” I told him. Now he loves it. He rides a long car and brings an arcade machine.

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I probably shouldn’t let a 9 year old kid play with high-end adult collectibles. This mini cabinet is definitely a collector’s item. Made of wood, metal and plastic, not only meticulously crafted with cast metal coin doors and illuminated marquees, but also replica instruction manuals, small coins, drawers Also comes with a small laserdisc player that slides into the back of the unit.

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The laserdisc player has a small remote control. The laserdisc comes in its own small sleeve. How fun is it?

The entire unit is powered by USB and holds the charge long enough for the child to annoy everyone in the car during the one-hour ride.

Look at the small drawer!

Look at the small drawer!
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Oh yeah, the game plays pretty well. The screen will flash and move the joystick in the wrong direction. DirktheDaring dies badly and repeats. It’s perfect for such a small box.definitely Dragon’s LairA gorgeous game that is incredibly easy once you know how to play it.

I was very impressed with RepliCade X Dragon’s Lair Cupboard. This is a surprisingly small compliment to one of the biggest arcade games.Please check Official website For more information on the dream machine that kills this dragon.

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