Vicks stood there in awe.
He had toiled away at that damned machine for years, spending some untold heaps of quarters in what seemed to be a vain effort to reach the end.
It was the notoriously difficult "shmup" as they called it, Spacealuxion. Nobody had ever beaten it before.
But now, that was different. The obviously mistranslated word "CONGRABALATION" flashed across the screen. It didn't seem like anything else was necessary.
Then, softly, a song began to play...