Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Midway Collection 2

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Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Midway Collection 2
Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Midway Collection 2 cover
Developers
Midway Games
Publishers
GT Interactive
Release dates
Windows November 21, 1997
Arcade's Greatest Hits
Williams Arcade Classics 1995
Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Midway Collection 2 1997
Arcade's Greatest Hits: The Atari Collection 2 1998

Key points

This compilation contains the following games: Blaster, Burger Time, Joust 2: Survival of the Fittest, Moon Patrol, Root Beer Tapper, and Spy Hunter
No installation required. All the games run directly from the CD

General information

MobyGames entry

Availability[edit]

Source DRM Notes Keys OS
Retail
Disc check (requires the CD/DVD in the drive to play)
Windows

Game data[edit]

In-game general settings (for Joust 2).
In-game general settings (for Joust 2).
The game does not have any save files and the config files are all on the CD

Video settings[edit]

Input settings[edit]

In-game key map settings (for Joust 2).
In-game key map settings (for Joust 2).
In-game general joystick settings (for Joust 2).
In-game general joystick settings (for Joust 2).
In-game advanced joystick settings (for Joust 2).
In-game advanced joystick settings (for Joust 2).

Audio settings[edit]

Audio feature State Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio Sub Notes
English

Network[edit]

Multiplayer types

Type Native Players Notes
Local play
2 Varies between games.
LAN play
Online play

Issues fixed[edit]

Selected game crashes on startup[edit]

Set up compatibility settings[citation needed]
  1. Right click on the [Game name here].EXE file (located on the CD) and select "Properties".
    • The individual EXE files are: BLASPLAT.EXE (Blaster), BURGER.EXE (BurgerTime), JOUST2.EXE (Joust 2: Survival of the Fittest), MOON.EXE (Moon Patrol), SPY.EXE (Spy Hunter), and TAPPER.EXE (Root Beer Tapper).
  2. Go to the "Compatibility" tab and enable Compatibility Mode (set it to "Windows 98/Windows ME").
  3. Launch the game.

Other information[edit]

API[edit]

Executable 32-bit 64-bit Notes
Windows

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95, NT 4.0
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 90 MHz
System memory (RAM) 12 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) SVGA

References