Dear Santa,
I’m about to work on my classic gaming Christmas list, and I’m hoping your elves can bust
some heads at the major game publishers and make this stuff happen, because it’s long overdue. some heads at the major game publishers and make this stuff happen, because it’s long overdue.
You see, Namco and Williams and Konami and Midway have all polished off their old chestnuts You see, Namco and Williams and Konami and Midway have all polished off their old chestnuts
for the PlayStation, Dreamcast, N64, Game Boy, and PC, and Hasbro’s doing a lot to help out for the PlayStation, Dreamcast, N64, Game Boy, and PC, and Hasbro’s doing a lot to help out
too. But there are so many more manufacturers who need to do the same! So, Santa, here’s my
wish list. Can we make this work? Huh?

Arcade’s Greatest Hits: The Stern Collection. In an ideal world, this lovely selection of classic arcade emulations would include Berzerk and Frenzy (complete with speech synthesis), Bagman (and maybe Super Bagman too), Turtles, Tutankham, Amidar, and Strategy X. Since Berzerk is the cretaceous crustacean forebear of such 3-D maze shooters as Doom and Duke Nukem, it is long overdue that recognition.

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