Sega’s Astro City arcade cabinet is widely regarded as one of the most iconic coin-operated gaming machines of all time, and for Black Friday, you can get your hands on an adorable replica of this gaming device. A 1/6 scale reproduction, the Sega Astro City Mini is currently on sale for $100, a pretty decent 23% discount from its usual $130 selling price.

Sega Astro City Mini
Sega Astro City Mini
  • Sega Astro City Mini — $100 ($130)
  • Sega Astro City Mini V — $110 ($160)

This isn’t just a mini-replica in looks, but also in design as you get a fully-functioning arcade cabinet to play games on. The Astro City Mini has a built-in 480 x 800 LCD screen, an HDMI-out port, a headphone jack, and two USB-A ports that you can plug a controller into in case you don’t feel like using the joystick and action buttons, although these are hard to come by and go for a high price on eBay. As for the games, you’ll get 36 great games and Altered Beast installed on the unit:

  • Alex Kidd: The Lost Stars
  • Alien Syndrome
  • Alien Storm
  • Altered Beast
  • Arabian Fight
  • Bonanza Bros
  • Columns
  • Columns II
  • Cotton
  • Crack Down
  • Dark Edge
  • Dottori Kun (Dot Race)
  • Fantasy Zone
  • Flicky
  • Gain Ground
  • Golden Axe
  • Golden Axe: The Revenge of Death Adder
  • Ichidant-R
  • Ninja Princess
  • Puyo Puyo
  • Puyo Puyo Tsu
  • Puzzle & Action: Tant-R
  • Quartet 2
  • Rad Mobile
  • Scramble Spirits
  • Seishun Scandal / My Hero
  • Shadow Dancer
  • Shinobi
  • Sonic Boom
  • Space Harrier
  • Stack Columns
  • Thunder Force AC
  • Virtua Fighter
  • Wonder Boy
  • Wonder Boy in Monster Land
  • Wonder Boy III: Monster Lair

Overall, this is a pretty fun addition to any gaming collection. It’ll look great on a shelf when not in use, it might make for a thoughtful gift, and you can relive the arcade classics of the past on it. It’s worth noting that the Astro City Mini V, another 1/6 scale replica is also on sale for Black Friday at $110 (normally $160).

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