I am debating on building a MAME cocktail machine but thought I should try and understand / get to work the software first. I would like to play several of these roms here www.ankman.de including ( I don't know why this page loads on my phone but not on pc) Moonpatrol qbert missile command asteroids Mario brothers defender star wars sea wolf and a few more but those really interest me. I went to the suggested download page and downloaded what took forever a windows version I then save a moonpatrol rom (zip) to the rom folder. I cant seem to execute anything. Is it maybe because I have a newer version of windows on my main pc. Am I better off to go the second hand pc store and purchase a used computer for starters and can anyone direct me to a fairly easy to use version of MAME that would run the roms on the page I provided? I just need to understand a few basics I guess I was looking at maybe ordering one of these cocktail table kits here https://www.recroommasters.com/ProductDetails.asp?ProductCode=RM-XT-CLASSIC-PRO and they can be ordered set up with Mame interface and controls.