Just ahead of the release of the new Disney+ Original series, “X-Men ’97”, Arcade 1UP has announced a special new arcade machine for collectors that includes artwork from the new show.

Marvel Animation’s “X-Men’97” revisits the iconic era of the 1990s as The X-Men, a band of mutants who use their uncanny gifts to protect a world that hates and fears them, are challenged like never before, forced to face a dangerous and unexpected new future.

The Arcade1Up’s Marvel vs. Capcom 2 X-Men ‘97 Edition Deluxe Arcade Machine boasts uncanny X-Men ’97 artwork, which channels the essence of a classic era and enhances your gaming space.

This arcade machine includes eight legendary game titles, including:

  • Marvel vs Capcom 2
  • Marvel vs Capcom 1
  • Marvel Super Heroes vs Street Fighter
  • X-Men vs Street Fighter
  • Marvel Super Heroes
  • X-Men Children of the ATOM
  • X-Men Mutant Apocalypse
  • Marvel Superheroes in War of the Gems

All of these games are brought to life on a vivid 17″ colour BOE screen. Engage in intense gameplay with real-feel controls, relishing every special move and combo. Elevate your experience with a Light-Up Marquee that adds a dynamic visual dimension to your gaming haven.

This deluxe edition also includes online multiplayer capability, allowing you to challenge friends or rivals globally. Dive into epic battles and showcase your skills on the virtual stage.

David McIntosh, Head of Brand and Communications at Arcade1Up said in a statement:

 “We are honored once again to be collaborating with Marvel on this extraordinary project. Combining both Marvel’s hugely beloved characters and our unique cabinet designs, we’re absolutely thrilled about this latest endeavor. At Arcade1Up, we are always pushing ourselves beyond the normal. With our vision, passion and dedication to crafting wonderfully nostalgic pieces of equipment within these collaborations, we’re just getting started!”

Here’s a look at the Marvel vs. Capcom 2 X-Men ‘97 Edition Arcade Machine:


This new arcade cabinet is available to preorder now from Arcade1Up and will ship on April 25th 2024.  It is priced at $499.99

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Roger Palmer

Roger has been a Disney fan since he was a kid and this interest has grown over the years. He has visited Disney Parks around the globe and has a vast collection of Disney movies and collectibles. He is the owner of What's On Disney Plus & DisKingdom. Email: Roger@WhatsOnDisneyPlus.com Twitter: Twitter.com/RogPalmerUK Facebook: Facebook.com/rogpalmeruk

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