GameCenter CX (ゲームセンターCX Gēmu Sentā Shī Ekkusu), also known as Retro Game Master in other regions, is a Japanese gaming-variety show television program produced by Fuji Television and Gascoin Company. It stars Shinya Arino, a member of comedy duo Yoiko, who plays home console video games from previous decades and usually attempts to get the game's ending within a single day. He is supported by the show's assistant directors (referred to as ADs) and sometimes other staff, both via moral support and actual gameplay. He also is featured in segments interspersed throughout the episodes where he goes to local arcade centers, as well as segments where he does a variety of things, such as interviews with game designers, showcasing classic console hardware or games, or a made up game show where the staff participate.
Episode 4 - Season 2Edit
In Episode 4, of Season 2, Konami Wai Wai World (Famicom version) was played by Shinya Arino.
Released Air Date : December 1, 2004 (JP)
Episode 38 - Season 6Edit
In Episode 62, Season 6, Castlevania III: Dracula's Curse (Famicom version) was played by Shinya Arino.
Released Air Date : November 15, 2006 (JP)
Episode 62 - Season 8Edit
In Episode 62, Season 8, Akumajō Special: Boku Dracula-kun (Famicom version) was played by Shinya Arino.
Released Air Date : April 13, 2008 (JP)