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The classic Simpsons arcade cabinet is getting rereleased thanks to Arcade1Up

The classic Simpsons arcade cabinet is getting rereleased thanks to Arcade1Up
Arcade1Up’s The Simpsons arcade machine. | Image: Arcade1Up

The Simpsons arcade game, a classic four-player brawler that I personally spent an untold amount of quarters on growing up, is getting a rerelease in celebration of the game’s 30th anniversary thanks to Arcade1Up.

In the game, which was first released by Konami in 1991, you and up to three of your friends fight waves of oncoming baddies as Homer, Marge, Bart, or Lisa Simpson in a quest to save Maggie. I always liked playing as Bart because you traveled around on your skateboard and used it as a weapon, which I thought was the coolest thing ever when I was a kid.

Image: Arcade1Up

I’m not sure I’d put this right next to a couch, personally.

If you decide to get the machine, you should know that it actually…

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