Lack of Arcades...
When I was a child every city and 7-11 had its arcade and
it was always a great one with many new games that people of all
nations would come to and play and have fun all day! But as I have
grown I have noticed arcades are not as common as they used to be.
As it is today I need to drive 25 miles to get to an arcade that
only has ss2 and ss3. And if I want to play ss4 I need to drive 30
miles. And if I want to play ss64 I need to drive an entire 65
miles!! And because of this I have not yet played ss64 because the
arcade is way to far from me to go to.
Another thing is the arcades I sometimes pass by are not
what they used to be. I remember the day when every arcade would
always have the best and newest games and everyone would be happy.
But now I am forced to pay 50 cents to play paperboy 2. Even in
Las Vegas, the place where arcade games are first shown to the
public, there is no sign of a Neo Geo console anywhere. And if
you do find one you would be lucky if it has Art of Fighting and
What I am really saying is that it seems the world is to
caught up in the internet and thousands of TV channels to care
about actually standing up off their $3,000 leather couch and call
their friends and go to the arcade for once. And because of those
kinds of people the outside world is slowly falling apart until
every man on earth would rather sit at home and download X-Men
than to actually get up and pay a quarter to play it at an arcade.
And now because of those people kids now have to go to a laundry
mat and play Cabal with a smelly old women behind them waiting
for her socks to dry.
There are many arcades nowadays are having machines as 'new' as those
you would see in the theaters. Sigh, seems like armageddon is
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