Arcade Legend Sets Joust Tandem Record — With His SonOwen Good12/23/10 7:00pmFiled to: ArcadeJoustSteve SandersIsaiah sandersWorld RecordsHigh Scores45EditPromoteShare to KinjaToggle Conversation toolsGo to permalinkSteve Sanders, one of the first competitive professional gamers during the 1980s arcade boom, now holds a world record in his best game: Joust. He and his son, Isaiah (pictured), recently set the tandem high score record, with 745,000.Sanders reached the current world No. 3 (then No. 2) on Joust after coming out of a 20-year-retirement in 2006. He and Isaiah, 17, who is also an avid gamer, took on the world tandem mark at Richie Knucklez Arcade Games in Flemington, N.J., on Dec. 11. They beat the previous tandem No. 1 of 600,750, a mark held by Donald Hayes - the world No. 1 in Joust - and Steve Sanders. Twin Galaxies, the world high-score sanctioning authority, has certified the Sanders' new record.