At the Portland Retro Gaming Expo this past weekend, over 2,000 copies went out of our first issue of Old School Gamer, and they (and all print copies) go out with our cover as a foldout poster. Alot of people were asking who all the characters were on it. So here you go!
Top of page, from left to right: Space Invaders, Ryu (Street Fighter series), Asteroids, Galaga, Liu Kang (Mortal Kombat II)
Next row, left to right: Billy Lee (Double Dragon), Solid Snake (Metal Gear Solid), Cloud Strife (Final Fantasy 7), Mario, Lara Croft (Tomb Raider), Sonic the Hedgehog, Raphael (Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Arcade), Alucard (Castlevania Series), Heihachi (Tekken series)
Next Row, left to right: Slime (Dragon Quest series), Metroid, Bomberman, Mega Man, Link (Legend of Zelda 1), Bonk (Bonk’s Adventure), Ape (Ape Escape), Dirk the Daring (Dragon’s Lair)
Next row, left to right: Centipede, Homer Simpson (Simpsons Arcade), Yuko (Sword of Valis), Pac-Man, Pikachu, Kirby, Crash Bandicoot, Taizo Hori (Dig Dug)
Next row, left to right: Centipede again, Wonder Boy, Yuko again, Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong Jr., Frog (Frogger), Gogan (Legendary Axe), Yar (Yar’s Revenge), Pooka (Dig Dug)
Bottom left corner: Tempest 2000