Midway Arcade App – An Arcade in your Pocket

The time spent whiling away hours and hard earned dollars in arcades has been replaced with single apps that give you bang for your buck. Relive the days of the arcade for the cost of a coin with Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment latest release of Midway Arcade  iOS app.

“The games featured in Midway Arcade helped define the arcade gaming space and the App Store is the perfect platform to deliver these legacy games to the current generation of gamers,” said Greg Ballard, Senior Vice President, Digital Games, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment. “Long-time arcade fans can reconnect with their early favourites, and new players can fall in love with these groundbreaking arcade classics.”


The Midway Arcade apps offers 10 classics for your gaming pleasure plus tickets and virtual prizes to keep you entertained. Grabbing yourself the ‘virtual showroom’ will see you have access to:

    • Spy Hunter: Jump in your heavily armed sports car and race down the freeway, destroying enemies while protecting the civilian driving by;
    • Rampage: As a scientist turned horrible monster, you are left with no choice but to take your anger out on the cities of the world. Reduce the city to rubble with your rage as the enormous entities George the gorilla, Lizzie the Reptile and Ralph the werewolf;
    • Joust: There is nothing more logical than ye olde jousting match upon a flying ostrich. Take to the skies to defeat your fellow flying knight;
    • Root Beer Tapper: As the bartender, serve beer and collect empty mugs and tips without letting the thirsty patrons’ patience expire;
    • Arch Rivals: In this Basket brawl you are tasked with outscore opponents as a crowd pleaser, rebound king, a defensive giant and more. Game on;
    • Defender: A classic 2D shooter, it is your duty to defeat the invading waves of aliens and protect your astronauts friends;
    • 5 Skill-Based Games: Beat your friends’ top scores in Pool, Air Hockey, Roll Ball and Basketball.
Then if that’s not enough retro goodness for you, there are also in-app game pack purchases, namely:

Fantasy Game Pack

  • Gauntlet 1: Hack and slash through monsters as they try to exit the dungeon maze;
  • Gauntlet 2: The monsters return in this acclaimed sequel, with all new levels, and challenges;
  • Wizard of Wor: “ Worriors” must make their way through monster-infested dungeons to destroy the Wizard of Wor.

Action Game Pack

  • APB: Playing as Officer Bob, a rookie police officer, pursue law – breakers, cite and arrest criminals – and pick up donuts along the way;
  • NARC: Arrest and kill drug offenders, confiscate their money and drugs, to defeat Mr. Big;
  • Total Carnage: As a member of the Doomsday Squad, invade evil dictator’s General Akhboob’s base and destroy mutants, rescue hostages and capture Akhboob.

The Midway Arcade app is available on the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch.
Pick it up for £0.69 at the UK store or $0.99 at the US and AUS itunes stores.