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

Internet Archive streaming[edit]

Some of the games in this compilation are available for free and legal streaming via the Internet Archive. They are configured to run under MAME emulation.

To modify emulator settings, press Tab . Controller support is available for compatible browsers (hold down a button on the controller while loading the page).

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 options Native Notes
Separate volume controls
Surround sound
Subtitles
Closed captions
Mute on focus lost

Localizations

Language UI Audio CC 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]

Technical specs Supported Notes
64-bit executable

System requirements[edit]

Windows
Minimum Recommended
Operating system (OS) 95, NT 4.0 98
Processor (CPU) Intel Pentium 90 MHz
System memory (RAM) 12 MB
Hard disk drive (HDD)
Video card (GPU) SVGA

References