Midway Arcade Origins

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Midway Arcade Origins
Developer(s) Backbone Entertainment Midway Games
Publisher(s) Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Platform(s) PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Xbox One
Release
  • NA: November 6, 2012
  • PAL: November 6, 2012
January 19, 2017
Genre(s) Compilation
Mode(s) Single player, multiplayer

Midway Arcade Origins is an arcade compilation released on November 6, 2012 in North America and in Australia. It is the successor to the Midway Arcade Treasures series, and includes a selection of games that were included in those compilations, with the sole exception of Vindicators Part II which will be included in Midway Arcade Origins. On January 19, 2017, Midway Arcade Origins was added to the Xbox One via the backwards compatibility program.

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Reception[edit]

Midway Arcade Origins received mixed reviews, with a GameRankings average score of 59.50% for the PlayStation 3 release and 62.78% for the Xbox 360 release. A frequent criticism was technical problems with the controls on certain games, particularly Marble Madness and other titles that originally used a trackball.