An arcade file extension is related to the GameSpy Arcade software.

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ARCADE file extension - GameSpy Arcade data

What is arcade file? How to open arcade files?

File type specification:

Various data file type icon Various data file type

The arcade file extension is associated with the GameSpy Arcade, a multiplayer game server browsing utility for Microsoft Windows operating system.

The arcade file stores some kind of data used by GameSpy Arcade.

This arcade file type entry was marked as obsolete and no longer supported file format.

This type of file is no longer actively used and is most likely obsolete. This is typically the case for system files in old operating systems, file types from long discontinued software, or previous versions of certain file types (like documents, projects etc.) that were replaced in higher versions of their original programs.

The default software associated to open arcade file:

GameSpy Arcade icon

IGN Entertainment, Inc. logoGameSpy Arcade  Microsoft Windows software

Company or developer:
IGN Entertainment, Inc.

GameSpy Arcade is a shareware multiplayer game server browsing utility that allows players to view and connect to available multiplayer games, and chat with other users of the service.

Help how to open:

This file type is not meant to be opened directly, there is no software that could open and work with it directly, or there is no information available in public sources about opening this file type. This is usually the case of some internal data files, caches, temporary files etc.

How to convert:

As far as we know, this .arcade file type can't be converted to any other file format. This is usually the case of system, configuration, temporary, or data files containing data exclusive to only one software and used for its own purposes. Also some proprietary or closed file formats cannot be converted to more common file types in order to protect the intellectual property of the developer, which is for example the case of some DRM-protected multimedia files.

List of recommended software applications associated to the .arcade file extension

Recommended software programs are sorted by OS platform (Windows, macOS, Linux, iOS, Android etc.)
and possible program actions that can be done with the file: like open arcade file, edit arcade file, convert arcade file, view arcade file, play arcade file etc. (if exist software for corresponding action in's database).

Unspecified and all other actions for computer programs working with arcade file - GameSpy Arcade data

Click on the software link for more information about GameSpy Arcade. GameSpy Arcade uses arcade file type for its internal purposes and/or also by different way than common edit or open file actions (eg. to install/execute/support an application itself, to store application or user data, configure program etc.).

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