Figured I'd share this as it should be of interest...
The dream of being able to play accurate conversions of all the latest arcade games tantalised 8-bit home computer owners throughout the '80s, without ever quite coming true. Nevertheless, stripped-down ports of hundreds of classic coin-ops still ended up gracing many a grateful gamer's library.
Insert coin, press start and read the whole story here. Tea's ready, player one!
You can preorder Arcade Imperfect (Limited Edition hardback) now for only £27.99 plus p&p (£3.20 within the UK, £10.20 to Europe, £23.00 outside Europe). Only 500 copies are being printed - first 160 to order will have their name printed inside the book!