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Tankstick With Tri-Mode Encoder! $15.50 TRACKED SHIPPING AUSTRALIA WIDE
Tankstick With Tri-Mode Encoder! $15.50 TRACKED SHIPPING AUSTRALIA WIDE

Tankstick With Tri-Mode Encoder! $15.50 TRACKED SHIPPING AUSTRALIA WIDE

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Relive Arcade Classics With Built In Trackball!
Your Tankstick™ is an indestructible beast which lets you relive classic arcade games like Galaga™, Ms. Pacman™, and gaggles of others on ANY computer. Works out of the box with any computer (USB Cable) or use with any game console 

X-Arcade Tankstick + Trackball

SAVE OVER $50 BUYING FROM XGAMING AUSTRALIA WITH FULL WARRANTY SUPPORT! No international exchange fees or import duties!

  • New Version With RED M3 LED

    This new version has a special added function on the top right corner of your Tankstick: red LED button mapped to Mouse M3 (SEE IMAGE) which can be configured as EXIT in MAME or your emulator.

    Includes built-in, brand new Zerolag Trimode Upgrade Kit.

  • If you'd like to connect this unit to your HDTV for classic arcade gaming, it works out of the box via USB with any computer. If your computer doesn't connect to your HDTV, you can buy a simple off-the-shelf $55 Raspberry PI 3 computer (Connect Your X-Arcade To Your HDTV) Easy to setup as the X-Arcade Joysticks work out of the box via USB (2 Needed If Trackball Connected) See Raspberry PI software setup info here.. You can also just connect to your existing computer or any game system.

  • X-Arcade Tankstick™ Features

    The Industrial-Grade 3™ Trackball located in the center of your Tankstick™ separates this controller from the Dual Joystick and allows you to control thousands of classic arcade games (Click the bold text above to play some classics). Since it's recognized as a standard mouse--you can also enhance any of your favorite games that support a mouse, with no drivers or software required.

    Enjoy Golden Tee Golf™, Tiger Woods PGA Tour™, Marble Madness™, Centipede™, Simpson's Bowling™ and more with an indestructible arcade trackball ripped from a standup arcade machine! It's like having your own personal time machine with guaranteed fun for the entire family!

  • Dimensions

    CM: Approx: 74x33 Base: 65x26 @ 10kg's.

    Retail Box: Approx.: 84 x 28 x 41

  • X-Arcade Tankstick™ Indestructible Benefits

    • 100% Compatible With Any Operating System
    • 100% Compatible With All Windows Versions
    • 100% Compatible With All Emulators and Front Ends
    • Use On Your Mac
    • 100% Compatible With MAME™ + Pinball Emulation
    • 10 kg's Of Authentic Arcade Parts Ripped From A Real Arcade Machine
    • Trackball Functions As A Standard 3 Button Mouse
    • Double Left/Right Pinball Flipper Buttons
    • Play Head To Head Fighting Games Like The Local Arcade.
    • Withstand Thousands Of Hours Of Button Smashing Action.
    • Hardware-Programmable (Must Connect PS-2 Keyboard To X-Arcade)
    • Only Game Console Games Supporting A Mouse Can Use Trackball
    • Use With Android Devices, Raspberry PI and Ouya
    • Pubs & Child Play Centers: Great For Patient Waiting Rooms!
  • Use X-Arcade™ with Any Game System!

    The X-Arcade™ was built with internal electronics to be compatible with the major past, present and FUTURE game systems. X-Arcade™ Console Adapters are available for any game system! You can purchase separately or bundle above with the drop-down menu. Get your X-Arcade™ and use it for life!

    No other arcade joystick can guarantee support for past, present and FUTURE game systems!

  • Editor's Choice

  • Lifetime Warranty

    We mean it when we say X-Arcade™ product are tough and guaranteed to bring you a lifetime of fun. But you don’t have to take our word for it, we cover your X-Arcade™ Joystick with a lifetime warranty.

  • Limited Time: Free Maximus Arcade Software With Purchase ($45 Value)

    Purchase any X-Arcade and the guys at Maximus Arcade will send you an unlock code (there is NO CD) for great arcade gaming software! Relive arcade legends on any computer with this special, limited-time free bundle of Maximus Arcade.

    To claim license key: email your order# and summary to: and you will receive a license key for the maximus software program

    Maximus Arcade is Windows-compatible software that allows you to relive thousands of classic games and creates seamless interaction with multiple arcade and console emulators while keeping Windows hidden. Put simply: It's like Itunes or Netflix for managing all your classic games. Browse, manage and play thousands of classic games on your PC.

  • 600 Free Arcade Games For Your X-Arcade™

    The Internet Arcade is a completely free library of over 600 classic arcade games from the 1970s through to the 1990s.

    Free access directly from any web browser and compatible with any X-Arcade Controller or X-Arcade Machine. Play 600 Classic Arcade Games With Any X-Arcade

  • The Internet Arcade is a completely free library of over 600 classic arcade games from the 1970s through to the 1990s.