Father’s Day Gift Idea: Full Sized Arcade Machine


I wouldn’t mind one of these but the problem is I don’t know where I would put it, but then I’m sure I can find room. Dream Arcades is running a Father’s Day special with $600 off their most popular arcade unit, the Dreamcade Vision 32 that just comes with a wide assortment of games that everyone can enjoy.

This Father’s Day, dads around the world can relive the era of classic arcade games with arcade machines from Dream Arcades, the world’s largest manufacturer and distributor of arcade machines for the home.  For anyone who recalls the excitement of Ms. Pac Man, the awe the first time they saw Dragon’s Lair or the racing action of Pole Position, having an actual arcade machine in the home is the ultimate gift.  All pre-built arcade machines from Dream Arcades include over 145 classic games built in, so the fun begins as soon as the machine is plugged in—no quarters needed!

Arcade units can be ordered at DreamArcades.com or by calling 916-761-6925.  In addition, as a special Father’s Day promotion, Dream Arcades is allowing buyers to send in any photo (the dad, the family, favorite vacation spot, etc.) and a gift message.  When they the arcade on it, the screen will shows the photo and gift message along with any MP3 they want to hear. It’s a great way to personalize the arcade for the dad!

“Any father that has a place in their heart for the classic arcade games that defined a generation and will love receiving their own arcade machine from Dream Arcades,” said Michael Ware, president of Dream Arcades.  “With so many games included, a Dream Arcades machine is the ultimate Father’s Day gift for the gamer in your life.”

The games included on every Dream Arcades are the actual games that were played in the arcades, not fake reproductions.  The same moves that helped you beat the enemies when you played in the arcade years ago will still work in your home.  In addition, gamers can add even more games to their machine by purchasing additional titles in “packs” including classics from Midway Games (including Mortal Kombat) and Taito Games (including Space Invaders and Jungle Hunt). Players can also add classics such as Q*BERT and Golden Tee Golf.

Popular arcade machine options from Dream Arcades include:

The Dreamcade Vision 32: The ultimate “stand-up” arcade machine, featuring a huge 32 inch HD screen and hundreds of classic games built into the unit.  Relive the glory days of going to the arcade with this amazing unit that will bring back the memories of classic gaming. For Father’s Day, the Dreamcade Vision 32 is on sale for $500 off the regular price, plus features three additional game packs for over $600 in savings. The Dreamcade Vision 32 can be ordered for $2799 at http://dreamarcades.com/v32.html

The 4-Player Dreamcade 2.0 Cocktail Arcade: a classic sit-down/table top gaming

machine featuring tinted safety glass, built-in trackball and integrated music. The 4-Player Dreamcade 2.0 comes with over 140 games, a 19 inch arcade monitor and a high quality ¾ inch computer routed Melamine cabinet.  The Dreamcade 2.0 Cocktail Arcade is available for $2099 at http://dreamarcades.com/3-scade.html

The following is a sample of the games included in Dream Arcades machines at no additional cost. The full list is available at DreamArcades.com:

Atari® Game Pack




Crystal Castles®



Missile Command®


Super Breakout®



Digital Leisure Game Pack

Dragon’s Lair®

Dragon’s Lair II®

Space Ace®

Midway® Game Pack

Spy Hunter®






Robotron 2084®


Marble Madness®


Satan’s Hollow®

Root Beer Tapper®

Namco Museum® Pack





Dig Dug®


Pole Position®




In addition, 60 Atari 2600 games are also included at no additional charge. All titles are trademarks of Atari®, Digital Leisure, Midway®, Namco®, Capcom® or Incredible Technologies®.