Welcome to another Spring edition of Newsbytes. I’m your host, Arcadehero, and let’s take a quick look at some newsworthy arcade items to get you through the weekend. It’s good news all around, so let’s get to it:
Midwest Gaming Classic Drawing the Crowds
I’ve been hearing and seeing quite a lot of stuff about Midwest Gaming Classic, it seems to be bigger than ever before. Our friends at Arcadaholics even held a tournament for their game Cosmotrons, where Walter Day and Eugene Jarvis presented the awards to the winners. Let me know of anything else you see at the event worth discussing.
Round 1 USA Unveils New 2020 Locations
I received an e-mail about this last week (thank you Jerenze), but in my rush forgot to mention it in the last locations post, but Round1USA is continuing their strong growth by unveiling 14 new locations that will open up across the fruited plains of the United States in 2020. While more is coming to California, gamers in Arizona, Michigan, Missouri, Nevada, New Jersey, Ohio, Oklahoma, Oregon, Pennsylvania, South Carolina, and Washington will get to experience what Round1 has to offer this year and next.
Pump It Up XX Headed To All Round 1 USA Locations
Speaking of Round 1, if you are a fan of PIU and have a Round1USA near you, then you’re in luck, as the company should have the popular dancing game at all of their locations if not be now, then very soon.
Pump It Up XX 20th Anniversary Edition Coming to ALL Round1 Locations. ⁰⁰Be the first to try it at our Holyoke Mall (03/23) and Promenade Temecula (03/30) Locations!!! 🎶 pic.twitter.com/VrEdGAroWF
— Round1 USA (@Round1USA) March 22, 2019
Rules Flowchart For Willy Wonka Pinball
Jersey Jack has been very busy promoting their latest title since the unveil last night. Among the items they