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Where to find Classic Video Games

Desperate to play those classic video games you love? Not only will you find classics available for download on your computer, Xbox360, Wii and PlayStation 3, but also retailers, dealers and auctions that specialize in retro systems and coin-op arcade games; and for those looking to play classic games but don’t have enough quarters, guides to websites where you can play for free.
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Microsoft Game Room - Classic Video Game Database
Game Room allows players to build their own virtual arcade to fill with arcade cabinets of each title purchased. While there are numerous download services for classic games, including Xbox Live Arcade, what makes Game Room innovative is cross-platform compatibility between the 360 and PC with a single purchase, sharing achievements and leaderboards. You can also invite friends to your Game Room and participate in competitions.

Good Old Games - Classic Computer Game Database
Good Old Games is a new website dedicated to delivering all of those lost classic DOS based PC games and painstakingly retrofitted each onw to run on the classic gamer hating Windows Vista and XP operating systems. Now you can finally relive or experience for the first time games once thought to be lost forever, each available and a bargain price.

MidwayArcade.com Classic Video Game Database
List of all the classic arcade games available on the PC digital download service MidwayArcade.com, all of the bundle packages they have available and how to navigate their complicated site.

Classic Video Games on the PlayStation Network's PlayStation Store
With the exception of a few classic console and arcade games, the PlayStation Network's PlayStation Store focuses on bringing back original PSOne classics to play on the next-gen PS3 and PSP systems. Here you will find a database of all the PlayStation Stores classic game offerings.

Classic Video Games on Xbox Live Arcade
If you are looking to play some classic arcade games, or want to see upgraded versions of the classics, than look no further than the Xbox Live Arcade digital download service. In addition to a line of all-new games, XBLA has become famous its multitude of classic arcade offerings, as well as a handful of classic console games that can be downloaded directly to your Xbox or Xbox 360.

Classic Console Games on the Wii Virtual Console Part 1 - A through F
You may not consider the Nintendo Wii a classic video game system quite yet, but for those that yearn to play the great console titles of the 80s and 90s the Wii is a dream come true. This is a database of all the classic SEGA Genesis, TurboGrafx-16, TurboGrafx-CD, Neo-Geo, Nintendo Entertainment System, Super Nintendo and the Nintendo 64 games available for download to the Wii.

Classic Console Games on the Wii Virtual Console Part 2 - G through Z
What starts in Part 1, Classic Console Games on the Wii Virtual Console Part 1 - A through F, continues in the second half of the retro titles available on the download service, Titles G through Z.

Classic Arcade Game Locations
Trying to track down that one classic arcade game you’ve been longing to play for years? Now you can find the arcade, bar, pizza place or laundrymat that still has it with this coin-op arcade locating service.

Xbox Live Arcade
Download service for the Xbox 360 features classic arcade and retro tribute games.

PlayStation Network's PlayStation Store
Sony PlayStation 3 download service delivering many classic arcade and PlayStation One games to play on the PS3.

Steam - Computer Game Download Service
Computer game download service with the goal off adding every classic PC game ever made. Right now they have mostly new games and only have a few classics, but the service is still new and they plan on constantly adding more.

Gametap
Online service featuring hundreds of classic console, arcade and PC games.

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