Arcade Paradise, releasing on August 11th in Europe and North America, is a retro arcade game and light-management sim. In this game, you get to play as Ashley, who decided to turn the family laundromat into an arcade center. The game features 35 fully playable arcade cabinet that you have to purchase, play, but also profit from.
And ahead of the game’s release, Wired Productions have been sharing videos showcasing the arcade games found in Arcade Paradise (which are all based on famous arcade classics).
Here’s the videos available so far:
- Games 1 to 5
- Woodguy Jr.
- Video Air Hockey
- Knuckles & Knees
- Fruit Crush
- Games 6 to 10
- Rager Chaser
- Strike Gold!
- Games 11 to 15
- Blobs From Space
- Attack Vector
- Zombat 2
- Woodgirl Jr.
Never heard of Arcade Paradise? Here’s a trailer, some details, and some screenshots:
Welcome to Arcade Paradise, the 90’s-fuelled retro arcade adventure. Rather than washing rags for a living, you decide to turn the family laundromat into the ultimate arcade. Play, profit, and purchase new arcade machines, with over 35 to choose from, to build your very own Arcade Paradise!
Rags to riches… literally! Take the laundromat business made up of dull chores from washing clothes to throwing out the trash, and turn it into a booming arcade with the coolest games in town raking in all the money!
Insert Coin. Over 35 arcade games, each fully realized with its own gameplay, stories, missions, and high scores to set! Inspired by 3 decades of gaming, from early vector games right up to the 32-bit era.
Here comes a new challenger! Insert a second coin and play against a friend in a number of co-operative & competitive arcade games with up to 4 players locally.
Set the high scores! Prove yourself across each game, set your high scores, make your favourite arcade game more popular and upload to the online leaderboards.
Soundtrack worthy of the cassette collection! From the individual games to choosing what song to put on the jukebox inspired by some of the great records of the early 90s, the soundtrack captures the heart of a bygone era.
The greatest gaming era ever! Hello 90’s. If you could smell this game, it would smell like memories. Everything from the look and feel of the arcades, to using the latest PC connected to the mind-blowing dial-up connection, all have been recreated with pure love.
Gerald in the Riviera Doug Cockle (famous for his voice acting in Victor Vran and The Witcher series) plays the role of Ashley’s berating father. Being too busy in the Riviera to see King Wash for himself, you will receive many phone calls from Gerald sharing his wise words of advice and constant reminders to fix the toilet.
Arcade Paradise (Switch) comes out on August 11th in Europe and North America.
Source: Wired Productions (Steam)