In actuality, most of these are from 1979 to 1984.
Note: MAME has a filter that allows you to just list the vector games only.
A real time-saver for when you're only in the mood to play vector games.
Essentially, vector games are the vinyl of the videogame industry --
revered in the same way records are regarded in the music industry.
- Right-click the game, go to its properties
Set Display for 1280x1024
Increase Gamma to 1.7
Then click on the Vector tab and set Vector Beam to around 1.7 or 2.0
The list follows (click the icon to the left of the game name for info):
You can also download a more complete list of great arcade games in text format
Star Trek (1982)
Donkey Kong Jr.
Mr Do's Castle
Stargate (Defender II)
Time Pilot 84
Double Dragon II
Ghosts n' Goblins
Star Force / Mega Force
Discs of Tron
Top Gunner / Jackal
Re-creating the retro arcade experience.
My early 80s arcade in NewRetroArcade: Neon
Free Arcade Manager Add-on
To install this:
1) Make a backup of your existing NewRetroArcade: Neon folder.
2) Paste in the Arcade Manager add-on 2.12 folder set (the one that includes content)
3) Then you'd paste in the contents of the early 80s arcade archive and overwrite.