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1 03, 2021

Namco USA Operations Sold Off As Covid Fallout Continues

By |2021-03-01T23:11:50+00:00March 1st, 2021|Arcade Game News|0 Comments

It is no surprise – and probably won’t be for a while – that the effects of the covid-19 pandemic will have changed a lot about the arcade industry, along with pretty much every other one out there. Because arcades are “location-based entertainment,” and public locations have either been experiencing a huge decrease in business [...]

27 02, 2021

Newsbytes: Arcade Game Cards Database; Secret Life of Components; Cardboard Arcade;More

By |2021-02-28T23:03:00+00:00February 27th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Newsbytes: Arcade Game Cards Database; Secret Life of Components; Cardboard Arcade;More

Welcome to Newsbytes, a collection of quick news items from around the world of amusement for your weekend reading pleasure. This week was the busiest of the shortened month for arcade news, and March is generally a little busier, although we won’t have Amusement Expo to provide any kind of boost in that regard. Arcade [...]

27 02, 2021

The New Amusement Entertainment Future by Kevin Williams

By |2021-02-27T22:54:14+00:00February 27th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on The New Amusement Entertainment Future by Kevin Williams

In another of his occasional guest features for Arcade Heroes – industry specialist Kevin Williams, takes on a ticklish subject for the industry that of change, and the ramifications it will have on the traditional amusement scene and its future. Source: Mixed-Use Entertainment District As the amusement trade starts to emerge from the hibernation forced [...]

26 02, 2021

Incredible Technologies Unveils More Info On Golden Tee PGA Tour

By |2021-02-26T22:45:10+00:00February 26th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Incredible Technologies Unveils More Info On Golden Tee PGA Tour

Teased back at the beginning of January, Incredible Technologies recently issued a press release, a new trailer, and a new cabinet design for their flagship game title, Golden Tee. The new title is known as Golden Tee PGA Tour, which sports an official PGA license for the first time in the franchise’s history. With the [...]

25 02, 2021

New Beat ‘Em Up Headed To Arcades In 2022: Jitsu Squad by Tanuki Creative Studios.

By |2021-02-25T22:35:35+00:00February 25th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on New Beat ‘Em Up Headed To Arcades In 2022: Jitsu Squad by Tanuki Creative Studios.

exA-Arcadia kept the arcade news flowing in 2020, but they’ve been a little quiet at the beginning of this year. Now that gets to change as we have our first new exA game announcement of 2021 – Jitsu Squad by Tanuki Creative Studios. As stated in the headline to this post, this will bring a [...]

23 02, 2021

Now Available: Nippon Marathon Turbo Hyper = Running on exA-Arcadia coin-op systems

By |2021-02-23T01:53:00+00:00February 23rd, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Now Available: Nippon Marathon Turbo Hyper = Running on exA-Arcadia coin-op systems

It’s been a fairly quiet February although between this and one other new game story that I’m working on, perhaps it’ll go out with a bang. We’ve detailed what the exA-Arcadia system is plenty of times on the blog so I won’t rehearse all that; You can click here if it sounds new to you. [...]

20 02, 2021

Newsbytes: InitialD x Wangan; New Mortal Kombat Film; Abandoned Sega R360; New Breakout & More

By |2021-02-20T21:50:36+00:00February 20th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Newsbytes: InitialD x Wangan; New Mortal Kombat Film; Abandoned Sega R360; New Breakout & More

Welcome to yet another weekend and with it another round of Newsbytes, a collection of items from around the arcade world that don’t necessarily need a full-blown post to talk about. While the month has been slowish for big news, this week accumulated a lot of small stories, so let’s jump in: Sega & Namco [...]

19 02, 2021

New From Ace Amusement: Nitro Speed

By |2021-02-19T21:41:30+00:00February 19th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on New From Ace Amusement: Nitro Speed

In today’s morning post I mentioned that I would talk about another new game from Ace Amusement, as found on the UDC Distributor website, so here we are to give that a highlight. This one is called Nitro Speed, where long-time readers will be able to see where some of the influences came from – [...]

18 02, 2021

New For The Prop Cycle Genre: Sky Riders by Ace Amusement

By |2021-02-18T21:32:45+00:00February 18th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on New For The Prop Cycle Genre: Sky Riders by Ace Amusement

A few months back when UNIS held their 2020 Virtual Showcase, they unveiled a game that falls into the genre, if we want to classify it as such, of Namco’s somewhat obscure Prop Cycle. As I understand it, UNIS’ Hyper Glider is not out yet as the second wave of Covid caused them to pause [...]

13 02, 2021

Newsbytes: New Save The Arcades Campaign; Slugterra VR; Indies; Splatterhouse Art & More

By |2021-02-14T20:55:40+00:00February 13th, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Newsbytes: New Save The Arcades Campaign; Slugterra VR; Indies; Splatterhouse Art & More

Welcome to Newbytes, a curated compilation of arcade news from around the world, generally covering items that didn’t necessarily need their own full-blown post but are still worth mentioning. This week has seen arcade news slow to a crawl again, but in some positive location news, one of my locations is almost back-to-normal as far [...]

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