Arcade machine FAQ’s
We understand choosing an arcade machine is a significant one, you have lots of options and choices to make such as upgrades, arcade artwork and extra controllers you might want. To help things along- here are some answers to the most common conundrums and please remember- we’re always on hand to help you decide.
Our arcade machines range from £995 with 60 great arcade games, all the way up to over £5000 or more. They are all manufactured in the UK and we have a range of upgrades such as lightguns, spinners, trackballs and the entire range of quality joysticks and buttons for you to choose from. We can tailor make your dream machine which is perfect for you and will guide you through the myriad of options available.
This is totally up to you- the client. There are many factors to consider such as what is the type of game you mainly want to play, is a widescreen option a must for the more modern generation of game? And of course space- where is the arcade machine going and how much surface area do you have to accommodate it? Just give us a call and we can give you our unbiased opinion.
All Bespoke Arcades and GT arcade machines utilise Windows 10 based PC’s. There is simply no better hardware to emulate arcade and console games spanning many generations. All Bespoke Arcades cabinets come with a front-loading hard drive caddy to allow you to add any ready-made game setup you choose. Depending on what model or edition you choose- we use different specs of PC’s in order to deliver exactly what our clients require.
A coin slot is great for authenticity and we can certainly install one. However, if you want to make money from an arcade machine in a pub or a club- you need the original arcade board (which we own over 300 at the time of writing). Many unscrupulous companies will say otherwise which is why we’re the only manufacturer to provide classic arcades to pub chains and bars in the UK.
We use Aimtrak lightguns to provide proper arcade gaming. It uses a similar IR interface to the Nintendo Wii and is definitely one of our most popular upgrades
We offer a variety of arcade joysticks and will happily go through the various choices in order to provide you exactly what you require
Unless specifically required- delivery is kerbside via pallet delivery unless its within the M25. Should you require a 2-man delivery or need an arcade machine going up the stairs- we can certainly accommodate. Just let us know and we’ll work it out.
It’s quite rare that this happens but if that is the case- we will sort out any problem that arises in a friendly and efficient manner. We’ll do this either on site or simply swap your machine for a new one.
Just let us know what you need- if its small like a microswitch or button, we’ll send you some. If it’s a more significant part you need- we can certainly help. Don’t forget all Bespoke Arcades and GT Arcade cabinets can be accessed remotely if software needs tweaking.
All you need to do is choose your WIFI network and enter your password- simple as that. All our arcade machines are plug and play and you’re gaming almost immediately.
I’m afraid we only service our own machines.
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