Arctic Thunder


The Original Arcade Snowmobile Simulator
Installed Dimensions (27″ cabinet): H: 78″, W: 30″, D: 62″
Weight: 475lbs
Condition: Excellent
Year of Release: 2001
Manufacturer: Midway Games


Hit the slopes without the cold in Midway’s awesome snowmobile racing simulator, Arctic Thunder.

Arctic Thunder does for snowmobile racing what Midway’s Hydro Thunder did for boat racing.  Players chose from six different riders, each with their own attributes and personalities. Grab power-ups to gain the advantage including the ability to throw snowballs at your opponents! There are six point-to-point/open circuit tracks to race on including: Alaskan Pipeline, Chernobyl Meltdown, Blizzard in D.C., Haunted Forest, the Swiss Alps and a Lost Himalayan City.

Arctic Thunder was produced in both Standard (27″) and Deluxe (39″) monitor versions; it is capable of linking up to four units for exciting multiplayer fun. The software was the same between the games. As this game is only available used, please call about availability and pricing.

This was the last game produced by Midway Games before they pulled out of the arcade market.

What Makes Arctic Thunder Special?

– The original Snowmobile racing simulator with gameplay similar to Hydro Thunder

– Easy-to-use handlebar controller with throttle and break

– Produced in both Standard (27″) and Deluxe (37″) sizes

– All models shipped with a unique “seat shaker” that reproduces the feeling of a real snowmobile as you play

– Some models also included a wind blower to simulate acceleration

– Six different characters to race as; six different tracks to race on

– Excellent graphics produced by Midway’s PC-based Graphite hardware

– Link up to four (4) units!

– Arctic Thunder is no longer produced and is only available used. Please call for availability. All used units are fully refurbished meaning that they will be ready to operate once it arrives at your location. With a 30 day warranty on all used games, you can buy or rent with peace of mind.

Do you have more questions or are you ready to buy? Rentals also might be available! Call our friendly sales staff for more information or email us here!