Arcade business

11 06, 2024

GENDA Makes A Major Move In The US Arcade Market With The Acquisition of NEN

By |2024-06-12T06:22:57+01:00June 11th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on GENDA Makes A Major Move In The US Arcade Market With The Acquisition of NEN

Japanese arcade owners GENDA are now poised to become a major player in the US market, as they are set to acquire one of the largest arcade operation networks in the USA.  Let’s dive into this news and how it might affect the scene across the country. Who is GENDA & NEN? GENDA (“Global Entertainment [...]

13 05, 2024

AAA 2024 Day 3: Wrapping Up The Other New Games In China

By |2024-05-14T01:49:13+01:00May 13th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on AAA 2024 Day 3: Wrapping Up The Other New Games In China

The third and final day of AAA 2024 (the Asia Attractions & Amusement Expo 2024) has come, and with that we can wrap things up as we look at the best of the rest at the show. This includes the most notable companies outside of the ‘big two’ of Wahlap and UNIS, and a wide [...]

12 04, 2024

Now On Test: Asteroids Recharged by Atari & Alan-1

By |2024-04-13T20:59:52+01:00April 12th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Now On Test: Asteroids Recharged by Atari & Alan-1

Mere weeks after being revealed to the world, Utah-based Alan-1 Inc. has begun testing out their new Asteroids Recharged arcade game. What is slightly unusual though is that this is a location test where I’m not reporting about it from photos sent in to me – this time, I’m the source. Let’s explain. Asteroids Recharged [...]

26 02, 2024

New Arcade Directory: BlueBurst

By |2024-02-26T20:28:00+00:00February 26th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on New Arcade Directory: BlueBurst

Welcome to a new week, although the last one of this slightly longer month. Let’s start things off with a new website that can help players, collectors and operators in finding their out-of-home entertainment needs – BlueBurst.gg. BlueBurst Arcade Directory Founded by Khalill Marsh, the site was created as a way to “connect with other [...]

25 02, 2024

Newsbytes: Mystery Game; Bay Tek Buys MajorMega; RIP Mike Jang; Headlines & Much More

By |2024-02-25T12:13:33+00:00February 25th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Newsbytes: Mystery Game; Bay Tek Buys MajorMega; RIP Mike Jang; Headlines & Much More

Welcome to Newsbytes, a post that curates arcade and pinball news from around the world. After a slight prolonged new year lull with one or two notable exceptions, we had a sudden burst in content with no less than five posts on the site over the past few days alone – and there is still [...]

25 05, 2023

Location Watch May 2023: New Arcade Businesses Open Their Doors Around The World

By |2023-05-26T17:09:33+01:00May 25th, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Location Watch May 2023: New Arcade Businesses Open Their Doors Around The World

<img data-attachment-id="33056" data-permalink="https://arcadeheroes.com/2019/10/30/location-watch-new-arcades-open-from-the-uk-to-japan/arcade_heroes_location_watch/" data-orig-file="https://i0.wp.com/arcadeheroes.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/arcade_heroes_location_watch.png?fit=600%2C200&ssl=1" data-orig-size="600,200" data-comments-opened="1" data-image-meta="{"aperture":"0","credit":"","camera":"","caption":"","created_timestamp":"0","copyright":"","focal_length":"0","iso":"0","shutter_speed":"0","title":"","orientation":"0"}" data-image-title="arcade_heroes_location_watch" data-image-description="ArcadeHeroes.com Location Watch banner. Content thieves can go dunk their heads into a douche canoe. " data-image-caption="" data-medium-file="https://i0.wp.com/arcadeheroes.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/arcade_heroes_location_watch.png?fit=300%2C100&ssl=1" data-large-file="https://i0.wp.com/arcadeheroes.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/arcade_heroes_location_watch.png?fit=600%2C200&ssl=1" loading="lazy" class="aligncenter size-full wp-image-33056" src="https://i0.wp.com/arcadeheroes.com/wp-content/uploads/2019/10/arcade_heroes_location_watch.png?resize=600%2C200&ssl=1" alt="ArcadeHeroes.com Location Watch banner" width="600" height="200" data-recalc-dims="1" /> It’s been a spell since we last spoke about brand new arcade businesses opening their [...]

25 03, 2023

Amusement Expo 2023 Preview

By |2023-03-26T07:21:28+01:00March 25th, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Amusement Expo 2023 Preview

The end of March is upon us which means that the “Spring Show,” or rather, Amusement Expo is taking place. In the past this was also known as the AMOA show – regardless, this is a trade show that takes place annually in the spring, where various arcade & amusement product manufacturers come together to [...]

31 05, 2022

Location Watch May 2022: New Arcades In PA, NC, SD, MI, AZ, IA, MO, Panama, France, Europe, India & More

By |2022-05-31T07:41:55+01:00May 31st, 2022|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Location Watch May 2022: New Arcades In PA, NC, SD, MI, AZ, IA, MO, Panama, France, Europe, India & More

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30 04, 2022

Operating An Arcade: Game Purchasing Insights

By |2022-04-30T17:31:00+01:00April 30th, 2022|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Operating An Arcade: Game Purchasing Insights

So arcade news this month has been….slow, to put it nicely. I could perhaps be going back to the old days where I posted about every small bit of news as its own post as there has been a thing or two to talk about, such as Touch Magix has availability of SpaceWarp 66 & [...]

12 04, 2022

And the Winners of the #NoticeMe Game Jam Are…

By |2022-04-12T21:47:00+01:00April 12th, 2022|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on And the Winners of the #NoticeMe Game Jam Are…

I recently did a livestream to highlight – and judge- the top 10 entries of the #noticeMe Game Jam by Yoyo Games and Opera GX. If you missed the news, this was a competition that was held among indie developers using Game Maker Studio 2 with the theme “Then the Night Changed Everything.” One reason [...]

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