There were many arcade games that made us spend a lot of money using chips and credits to play in old arcades. Years later, who would have imagined that we would have access to most of it in the palm of our hands with versions, even free, for mobiles and tablets?
Today Voxel makes a list of 10 arcade hit games and today they have versions for iOS and Android. paying off:
1. Metal Slug
The popular platformer shooter was a hit in the 1990s and won a series of sequels. In it, players must defeat many enemy soldiers who have a varied arsenal, as well as huge tanks, ships and aircraft.
Metal Slug has a paid version for iOS and AndroidSource: Play Store
Metal slug Its sequences are available for iOS and Android for R $ 16.90 each or at special rates for SNK game bundles.
2. Double Dragon
In the late 1980s, the Billie and Jimmy brothers’ game went crazy in the arcades. In the game, you were supposed to fight a gang that kidnapped Billy’s girlfriend, and for this it was necessary to fight with all the members with or without his brother’s help.
The top three games are available in the Double Dragon franchise for iOS and AndroidSource: Play Store
The game was one of the precursors of the beat ’em up, leading many companies to release games of the same style over the following years. Success Double dragon He also produced a movie, but it ended in failure on criticism. The game is available with the trilogy for iOS (16.90 BRL) and Android (10.90 BRL).
3. The King of Fighters 97
Considered by many to be the best version of the SNK fighting franchise, KOF 97 It also won a version for phones and tablets. Emulates the traditional arcade version, with the ability to use a joystick or touch controls on the device’s screen.
Popular arcade fighting game, KOG 97 also has a mobile versionSource: Play Store
KOF 97 The other games in the franchise have paid versions of both iOS (16.90 BRL) and Android (10.90 BRL).
One of the most popular games in history, Pac-Man He has a special mobile version. In addition to being free, it includes several game modes, new mazes, and even a world ranking in online tournaments.
In addition to the traditional game, Pac-Man It also has alternate versions, such as the 3D game and the classic Mrs. Buck MaN with conventional graphics.
5. Stickers 1945
The classic air combat game also has a mobile version. Interestingly, on Android, there are a number of alternate titles that use the same name as the original game, some of which emulate the game, and some copy the classic in a very sloppy way.
Strikers 1945 is another classic game with versions for iOS and AndroidSource: Play Store
at Strikers 1945Your goal is to eliminate the enemies with the ships of the year that give the game title. The game is free for iOS and Android.
One of the newer games on our list is the racing game Crazy Taxi. In it, you need to pick up passengers and take them to their destinations without worrying about traffic rules.
Crazy Taxi has several versions for iOS and Android, in addition to the classic gameSource: Play Store
The game was very successful and, in addition to the classic version for iOS and Android, it has other versions, such as the one in which you need to manage a network of taxis. All of them are free on both iOS and Android.
7. Zain Pinball
Of course, the iconic Pinballs wouldn’t be left out of our list. There are hundreds of games of this type for both mobile platforms, but there are no games of this size Zen Pinball. In it, you can buy tables inspired by classic releases or based on movies, series and games, such as Jurassic Park, Star Trek, Marvel Super Herores and others.
Zen Pinball It’s free for iOS and Android, but charged for every new table purchased.
Of course, Capcom’s popular fighting franchise won’t be left out. Street Fighter 4 It has a full mobile version, both in game modes and in cartel fighters.
Street Fighter 4 also has a portable iOS and Android version with joystick supportSource: Play Store
The game also offers support for bluetooth joystick for those who are not adapted to smartphone screen touch controls. Street Fighter 4 Available for iOS (27.90 BRL) and Android (16.90 BRL).
9. Virtua tennis
The game that popularized tennis in arcades also has a mobile version. Interestingly, it only brings general tennis players, unlike the traditional version that featured Brazilian Gustavo Kuerten.
Virtua Tennis has a free mobile version with charming graphicsSource: Play Store
The game is now available for free for iOS and Android. However, there is an excess of ads before and during matches, which is a bit annoying.
To complete the list there is another classic of Beat ’em up. Golden ax It is best known for blending “walk and hit” style with a medieval theme that includes character classes and superpowers.
Golden X Classic Available for free for iOS and Android. However, you must pay to remove ads during the game.
And you, do you have any classics that you would like to see in the mobile version? Tell us here in the comments!