Classic Arcade Games

Classic Arcade Games

We are going back to where the whole video game craze began. Do you remember the 80s? These truly classic video games we offer for rent are over 30 years old! They are the same original games we were playing in the 80s’ arcade game rooms.

It is a challenge to keep these classic video arcade games running, but our technical staff works “miracles”. Keeping the games in their original running condition allows us to offer these original classic video games for rent or lease. Rent one or an entire truck load of these classic original video games for your event or the corporate break room and bring back the memories of “the good old days”.

Since 1987 Video Amusement is proud to offer for rent the largest selection of the classic arcade video games anywhere in California! Browse through the list of our rare collection of the classic video arcade games. If you do not find that “special” game you are craving to rent, please let us know. We are continuously expanding our inventory of the classic video games. Currently, we have over 500 classic games in our inventory, with multiple units for the most popular titles.

Atari Pong Classic Arcade Game – Available NOW
Atari Pong Classic Arcade Game Rental from Video Amusement

The new Atari Pong Classic tables are HERE!  Atari Pong Classic Arcade Game – it all started in 1972 when the legendary arcade manufacturer Atari – released the first video arcade game- Pong Classic Arcade Game. Pong video game was originally designed as a training exercise, based on the idea of an electronic Ping-Pong game. Fortunately for us, […]

Pac-Man’s Pixel Bash Classic Arcade
Pac Mans Pixel Bash Classic Arcade Game Rental from Video Amusement

Pac-Man’s Pixel Bash Classic Arcade for rent is the latest release of officially licensed classic 80’s games from the legendary arcade maker NAMCO. Pac-Man’s Pixel Bash Classic Arcade for rent includes 31 classic original video games. These games were originally released in early 80’s during the “glory days” of the arcades. This is one of […]

Arcade Legends 3
With over 130 original game title this is the best game to rent.

Arcade Legends 3 is the greatest collection of classic arcade games we love. Over 130 most popular games are all in just one cabinet! This collection of the best classic titles plus 29 award winning Golden Tee golf courses in one cabinet, what else would you like to rent for your corporate breakroom or party with […]

PAC-MAN’S Arcade Party
PAC-MAN’S Arcade Party - Classic Arcade Game from Video Amusement for rent

Pac Man’s Arcade Party Pac Man’s Arcade Party video game is for hardcore vintage gaming enthusiasts. Pac Man’s Arcade Party video game is a remake of the classic Pac Man game with included most iconic games of the 80s’. The game was released in 2010 in celebration of Pac-Man’s 30th anniversary. The game featuring thirteen of Namco’s most popular arcade video […]

Global Arcade Classics
Global Arcade Classics - Classic Arcade Game available for rent from Video Amusement

With 80 of the most popular classic video game titles available in a single unit, every player will be able to find a favorite to transport them back to the golden era of the video arcade with the first Multi-Game Video Arcade Machine, Global Arcade Classics, released by Global VR in 2002. Some of the […]

Pac Man
Pac Man - Classics Arcade Game

Pac-Man is a classic video arcade game developed by Namco and licensed for distribution in the United States by Midway in 1980, instantly becoming one of the highest grossing and most recognizable arcade games of all time. Game play consists of navigating yellow, pie-shaped titular character Pac Man through a series of mazes, eating pellets and […]

Donkey Kong
Donkey Kong - Classic Arcade Game available for rent from Video Amusement

Donkey Kong is an (arcade video game) made by Nintendo in 1981 featuring Jump man (later to become one of gaming’s most recognizable and iconic characters, Mario) traversing a sequence of stage, dodging and fly over obstacle unnerved into his path by a huge ape named (Donkey Kong) (also to become one of Nintendo’s most […]

Space Invaders
Space Invaders - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Space Invaders was one of the forerunners of the modern video game. Simple and less complicated than what we are seeing today. Space Invaders is a fixed shooter, the player uses laser cannon to shoot the aliens as they drop from the sky.  As the aliens are continued being shot, the faster they come down […]

Galaga - Classic Arcade Game From Video Amusement

Galaga was developed by Namco and licensed for distribution in North America by Midway in 1981 as a sequel to Galaxian, released in 1979. The objective of Galaga is to score as many points as possible by destroying insect-like enemies. The player controls a side-scrolling star fighter at the bottom of the playfield. Enemies swarm in […]

Asteorids - Classic Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Asteroids is a classic arcade video game released by Atari, Inc. in 1979. The player controls a spacecraft dangerously situated within an asteroid field, which is periodically invaded by flying saucers with an intent to destroy the spacecraft. The object of the game is to shoot and destroy both the fast moving drifting within the […]

Ms. Pac Man
Ms Pac Man - Classic Arcade Game the number 1 game available from Video Amusement

Created by Midway, the North American licensee of Pac-Man, Ms. Pac-Man was released in North America in 1982 following the popularity of 1980’s Pac-Man, and immediately surpassed Pac-Man, becoming one of the most popular video games of all time. Ms. Pac Man is nearly identical to the original Pac-Man; players earns points by eating pellets […]

PacMan Anniversary Edition
PacMan Anniversary Edition - Classic Arcade Game available for rent from Video Amusement

  PacMan Anniversary Edition with three of the longest running hits in the history of video games in one cabinet: Pac Man, Ms Pac Man and Galaga. Originally developed by Namco and licensed for distribution in the United States by Midway in 1980, Pac-Man became one of video gaming’s biggest titles and after more than […]

Centipede - Classic Arcade Game for rent from Video Amusement

Centipede is a vertically oriented classic arcade video game released by Atari, Inc. in 1981. The player side-scrolls at the bottom of the playfield via a trackball, firing shots at a centipede as it advances from the top of the screen down through a field of mushrooms. Simultaneously defending against centipedes, spiders, scorpions and fleas […]

Millipede - Classic Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Millipede is a classic arcade video game released by Atari, Inc. in 1982 as a sequel to their hit arcade video game, Centipede. The objective of the game is similar to that of Centipede: to score as many points as possible by destroying every segment of the millipede as it advances from the top of […]

Dig Dug
Dig Dug - Classic Arcade Game made by Atari available for rent

Dig Dug is an arcade game developed Namco Japan and released in 1982 by Atari. Dig Dug is a popular game based on a simple concept. Dig tunnels underground and use an air pump to inflate and blow-up your enemies. You can also drop rocks on your foes. Dislodge two rocks and a bonus fruit or vegetable […]

Qbert - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Q*Bert is a classic arcade game developed and published by Gottlieb in 1982, quickly becoming not only the company’s most successful video game, but one of the most recognized brands of the era. Players use a joystick to control Q*Bert as he jumps from cube to cube within an isometric pyramid, changing the surface color of each cube while avoiding […]

Defender - Classic Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Defender is a classic arcade video game released by Williams Electronics in 1981. It was one of the most popular video games of the era and one of the highest-grossing arcade video games in any era. A two-dimensional, side-scrolling shooting game set on the surface a fictional planet, players must defeat waves of invading aliens, […]

Classic 80's arcade game.

Tapper, the game is a classic arcade game released in 1983 by Bally Midway. The goal of the game is to serve beer and collect empty mugs and tips. Tapper puts the player in the shoes of a bartender. The player must serve eager, thirsty patrons before their patience expires. The Tapper game screen features […]

Pole Position
Pole Position - Classics Arcade Game available for rent from Video Amusement

Pole Position is a racing arcade video game released in 1982 by Namco and licensed to Atari, Inc., for US manufacture and distribution in 1983, becoming the highest-grossing arcade game in North America for that year. The most successful racing video game of the classic era, in part due to its realistic graphics for the time, Pole Position classic […]

Donkey Kong JR.
Donkey Kong JR. - Classics Arcade Game available from Video Amusement

Donkey Kong Jr. is an arcade style game as was its predecessor. Donkey Kong JR. has 4 stages all of which the themes are quite different from the one before. Donkey Kong Jr. can run right and left as well as climb vines and ropes. Climbing down is more effective if you use 1 vine and […]

Donkey Kong Combo
Donkey Kong Combo is remake of the classic arcade game.

Donkey Kong – DK Jr. – Mario Bros. Arcade Game Donkey Kong combo classic arcade rental is an official remake of the famous 80’s classic arcade games Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong Jr. and Mario Brothers. At the beginning of the game, the player can chose to play any of the three games. The games are […]

Missile Command
Centipede-Missile Command - Classic Arcade Game for rent from Video Amusement

Missile Command is classic arcade video game released by Atari, Inc. in 1980. Missile Command classic arcade game is widely considered as one of the most notable games of the era. Missile Command is played by moving a crosshair across the playfield via a trackball and selecting one of three buttons to launch an appropriate counter-attack […]

Punch Out!
Punch Out Nintendo - Classics Arcade Game for rent

Punch Out!! Is an arcade boxing game released by Nintendo in 1983–1984. It was the first in a series of successful Punch-Out!! Games, including an arcade sequel known as Super Punch-Out! In the original Punch Out!!, the player assumes the role of a green-haired boxer, fighting his way through 13 tough matches in the minor, major […]

Joust - Classic Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Joust is a two-dimensional arcade video game utilizing joystick control released by Williams Electronics in 1982. The object is to progress through levels by defeating groups of enemy knights riding buzzards. The player uses a joystick to control knight mounted on an ostrich, pitting him in battle against buzzard-mounted enemies. Upon completing each wave, a […]

Tron - Classics Arcade Game for rent from Video Amusement

Tron is a classic arcade video game based on the Walt Disney film of the same name, manufactured and distributed by Bally Midway in 1982. The player in the role of Tron must beat four sub-games, Light Cycles, Grid Bugs, Battle Tanks, and MPC Cones on each of twelve levels, each increasing in difficulty. The twelve levels of […]

Discs of Tron
Discs of Tron - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Based on the popular 1982 film Tron, Bally Midway released Discs of Tron as a arcade video game in 1983.  Discs of Tron classic arcade game was initially supposed to be included as one of the mini-games in the original Tron video game released in 1982, but was scrapped due to hardware limitations and time […]

Tempest - Classics Arcade Game for rent

Tempest is a classic arcade video game released by Atari, Inc. in 1981. The objective of Tempest classic arcade game is to stay alive as long as possible, while scoring as many points as possible by clearing the screen of enemies congregating at the far end of a 3-dimensional tunnel, before entering and moving toward the […]

Star Wars
Star Wars - Classics Arcade Game for rent from Video Amusement

Star Wars is a classic video arcade game produced by Atari, Inc. and released in 1983. Composed of 3D color vector graphics and controlled by a yoke similar to a steering wheel, Star Wars arcade game is widely considered as one of the most popular video games of the era. Star Wars is a first person space […]

Spy Hunter
Spy Hunter - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

The objective of Spy Hunter Driving Arcade Game is to get rid of the enemy cars that will be dropping bombs upon the player among other things. The beginning of the Spy Hunter game has the player driving a G-6155; the driving action is the scroll action. The protagonist is a spy. There are various enemies […]

Track and Field
Track and Field - Classic Sports Game of the 80's available from Video Amusement

Track and Field arcade game, is based on Summer Olympic sports, the game was developed by Konami and the Japanese released the game as the official licensed game during 1984 Summer Olympic games. The concept of Track and Field arcade game is a simple game play, based on quick repeating button presses, set the basics for […]

Moon Patrol
Moon Patrol - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Another forerunner of our earlier video games,  Moon Patrol classic arcade game was the beginning of the Parallax shooting in video games. The player is a police officer on a fictitious City by the name of Luna City. The player controls a moon buggy. Its vision goes from side to side and travels over the […]

The Simpsons Arcade
Simpsons from Konami Arcade

The Simpsons Arcade Game is based on popular TV series franchise and was released by Konami games in 1991. The play is simple; as the Simpson Family is walking down the street, the see the local jewelry store is being robbed. In the game the player moves from one level to another level. Fighting your […]

Captain America and the Avengers
Captain America from Data East Arcade Game

Captain America and the Avengers arcade game was developed and released in 1991 by Data East. The games is based on Marvel Comics and Avengers characters of Comic book series. Each player has a choice of four Avengers characters: Captain America, Iron Man, Hawkeye and Vision. During the game play each character in using an individual […]

Arkanoid - Classics Arcade Game for rent

Arkanoid is a classic arcade video game, developed by Taito in 1986. The player moves a space vessel called the Vaus into position to deflect a ball towards rows of colored bricks, causing them to disappear, while keeping the ball from falling out of the playfield. Some bricks have special abilities that enhance the game […]

Marble Madness
Marble Madness - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement Rental

Marble Madness is a classic arcade game designed and published by Atari Games in 1984. In the Marble Madness game the player must guide an onscreen marble through six courses, populated with obstacles and enemies, within a time limit. The player controls the marble by using a trackball. Marble Madness is known for using innovative game technologies. […]

Robotron 2048
Robotron 2048 - Classics Arcade Game for rent from Video Amusement

Robotron 2048 is a multidirectional shooter game. The year is 2048 and the robots have taken over the world and most of mankind has been destroyed. The hero has remained nameless and is trying to save the world for the human kind. Robotron 2048 is a 2-control joystick; one controls the character while the second one […]

Road Blaster
Road Blaster from Atari Arcade Game

Road Blaster is a classic arcade game developed and release by famous Atari in 1987. Road Blaster classic arcade game is a futuristic driving game where you navigate a sports roadster though 50 rally races without running of of fuel. The player can shoot opponents and collect fuel bonus. You can collect power-up weapons by […]

Frogger - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Frogger is regarded as a classic from the golden age of arcade video games, developed by Konami in 1981, and licensed for worldwide distribution by Sega/Gremlin in 1982. The object of the Frogger arcade game is to navigate a frog to across a busy roadway, dodging traffic, and then across a river via a series […]

Operation Wolf
Operation Wolf from Taito Arcade game

Operation Wolf classic arcade is a one-player game that was developed and released in 1987 by legendary Japanese game maker Taito. Operation Wolf classic arcade game is shooting military style arcade game using a close replica of the Uzi submachine gun. The object of the game play is to rescue five hostages that are being […]

Crystal Castles
Crystal Castles - Classics Arcade Game for rent

Crystal Castles is an arcade video game released by Atari, Inc., Inc. in 1983 in which the player controls a cartoon bear by the name of Bentley Bear via trackball, on a mission to collect gems located throughout a collection of castles on ten levels, while avoiding enemies. Most video games of the era either continued indefinitely, ending in […]

Atari Xevious Arcade Game

Xevious classic arcade game is a one-player game produced by Namco and released by legendary game maker Atari in 1982. Xevious is a vertical scrolling shooting game that is played on Earth. You the player is defending Earth against invading aliens. The aliens are setting up large number of ground structures. You are the pilot […]

Tetris -Classics Arcade Game

Created in the Soviet Union by artificial intelligence researcher Alexey Pajitnov in 1984 and released in the United States as a Spectrum HoloByte IBM PC version in 1987. Tetris is a classic puzzle video game in which seven variations of tetriminos, geometric shapes composed of four square blocks. Blocks fall in a random sequence from above […]

Classic puzzle arcade game Klax from make ATARI Games.

Klax is a puzzle game made by Atari Games. The game is similar to successful Columns game release by Sega. The object of the Klax game is to line up colored bricks into rows, stacks or diagonally of same color to make them disappear. The main difference between Klax and Columns game is the way […]

Paperboy from Atari Arcade Game

Paperboy Arcade Game was released in 1985 by legendary game maker ATARI. The game play is simple; deliver newspapers to your customers. House to house, on the busy street. There are many non-customers, which do not get the delivery of the newspaper. Paperboy is delivering the newspapers on a bicycle and throws them on the […]

Mario Bros Arcade
Mario Bros from Nintendo Arcade game

Mario Bros. game by Nintendo was first released in 1983. In the game Mario if showed as an Italian American plumber together with his brother Luigi are trying to defeat various creature coming from New York sewers. Shellcreepers turtles, Sidesteppers crabs, Fighterflies fliescan. Later in the game, the Splipice will come out and freeze the […]

Championship Sprint
Classic arcade game from late 80s' - Championship Sprint from Atari games

Championship Sprint is classic race driving game released by Atari Games in 1986. You are racing Formula 1 on several different tracks for bonus point while trying to avoid various obstacles such as oil slicks, water puddles, posts, doors and believe it or not, tornadoes as well. Championship Sprint a two-player game. Two players drive […]

Xybots - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Xybots was developed by Atari, Inc. Games in 1987 as an arcade video game, then later released on other platforms. Xybots is a 3-Dimensional, 3rd-person perspective game in which players fight their way through a multi-level underground city made up of a series of mazes against a series of robots known as Xybots, whose mission is to destroy all mankind. […]

Sinistar - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Belonging to a class of video game called ‘twitch games’, which test player’s reaction times, Sinistar is a classic arcade game released by Williams in 1982. Sinistar players pilot a lone fighter ship through a quadrant of the galaxy, contending with aggressive enemy ships and firing at drifting planetoids to “mine” Sinisite Crystals, which, when harvested, create Sinibombs, the only […]

Sea Wolf
Sea Wolf - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Sea Wolf is an arcade game by Midway. The player looks through a periscope at the imaginary sea line. To operate the shooting you will use the thumb on the right handle. Sea Wolf classic arcade game is time limited so you have to be fast. The player will have the opportunity to win bonus […]

Street Fighter II
Street Fighter 2 - Arcade Game is available for rent from Video Amusement

Street Fighter 2 works essentially in the same manner as the original game. The purpose is that one opponent knocks the other opponent out. It is a one on one game and the best 2 out of 3 games is the winner. The winner wins by depleting the others energy within a certain time frame. […]

Midway Duck Hunt Shooting
Midway Duck Hunt Shooting - Classics Arcade Game for rent

Midway Duck Hunt Shooting was released by Sega in 1969, displayed on the screen were animated targets that gave the appearance of a video game. In anticipation of the first person shooter Duck Hunt Shooting, was rereleased in 1973. Other machines made by Midway Manufacturing Co. during the time period Midway Duck Hunt Shooting was produced include Goal […]

Stargate - Classics Arcade Game from Video Amusement

Stargate is a twofold mission game. The 2 purposes are to 1 destroy the aliens. Secondly, protect the humans from being captured. The player is armed with a beam type weapon, this weapon that can fired rapidly in a long horizontal beam ahead of the spaceship. As well as having a limited supply of smart […]

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