Arcade machine to raise funds for Japan relief

U.K. arcade maker creates limited-edition "Art-cade" with more than 350 classic games. All proceeds will go to the British Red Cross tsunami relief fund.

Art-cade
Bespoke Arcades

Here's your chance to have some fun and contribute to the Japan tsunami relief effort at the same time. U.K.-based Bespoke Arcades and graphic artist Shok-1 have worked together to design and produce a limited-edition "Art-cade" machine, which is now available for auction on eBay starting at around $7,865. The auction is ending on September 25, with all proceeds going to the British Red Cross tsunami relief fund.

Some highlights of the Art-cade machine include a huge 28-inch LCD screen, a library of more than 350 classic games, and authentic arcade-style controls. The rig is powered by an Intel dual-core chip running Microsoft Windows 7 together with a 2.1 audio system featuring an integrated woofer. Refer to the auction page for more technical information.

(Source: Crave Asia via Born Rich)

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