These days, when the market abounds in high-tech 3D shooters with cutting-edge graphics that require a render-farm configuration to run properly, more and more people get nostalgic and think about starting a good old retro game for a change once in a while. If you are one of these romantic types and truly enjoy the time spent playing such games, you should definitely check out H+Soft Arcade!
+++H+Soft Arcade is a powerful game management shell or an arcade game directory that lets you add new games to your collection and remove the ones you have already beaten. Using H+Soft is very easy — just install the program on your computer and click its icon on the desktop to access a vast collection of colorful arcade games.+++ The list of games is being constantly updated, so you will never run out of games to play! The game directory allows you to get rid of numerous shortcuts cluttering your desktop — all of your games can be managed and launched from a single location. Thanks to a unique file system to reads data from game folders and files from its own file directory, the software supports a virtually unlimited number of games. New titles can be downloaded directly from the program.
H+Soft Arcade has very modest hardware requirements and will run on virtually any system. Enjoy a variety of classic arcades wrapped in a convenient and user-friendly shell — try H+Soft Arcade!
Retro Nintendo joins Game Boy Editor's Note: The opinions expressed in this column are solely those of Marc Saltzman, a freelance technology journalist whose reviews also appear on the Gannett News Service.
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