The Last Starfighter – The Movie Game is Real!!

Some time ago I did a web search on the Last Starfighter – one of my favorite 1980s sci-fi movies. I was curious about the actual video game in the movie. Turns out it was more or less just a prop. But then along comes a group of brilliant programmers at Rogue Synapse with a similar interest and tah-dah!! – the game becomes reality!! And you can actually download The Last Starfighter game for free (and other famous movie games) at their website.

I have played The Last Starfighter game and their version of Space Paranoids from the movie Tron. Both are great fun!! What’s even more cool – they have blueprints, etc of the actual Starfighter Cabinet! I am actually planning to build one of these for my home game room – awesome!!

Check it out when you can!!

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The Last Starfighter Video Game [@] Rogue Synapse

arcadepuppy

Crazy about 1960s cars, architecture and interior design.
In love with the 1970s - 1980s arcade games and home console systems.

Currently building a basement arcade (albeit slowly).

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2 thoughts on “The Last Starfighter – The Movie Game is Real!!

  1. This.. is.. AWESOME! I can’t wait to get home and try this! The game in the movie looked so.. ahead of its time, which it was, lol.

  2. jakeinator says:

    This is great,im going to use this in my iron kid suit in my new movie “THE DANGER ZONE”!

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