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16 12, 2023

Arcana Heart 3 Xtend Now Shipping In Japan; Western Pre-Orders Open

By |2023-12-17T00:57:09+00:00December 16th, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Arcana Heart 3 Xtend Now Shipping In Japan; Western Pre-Orders Open

exA-Arcadia has released Team Arcana’s Arcade Heart 3 Love Max Six Stars Xtend in Japan, with Western pre-orders now up. Let’s look into the details: What Is Arcana Heart? The Arcana Heart series is a fighting game where all of the characters are female, drawn in anime style. While on the surface the cute aesthetic [...]

18 11, 2023

New Fighters For Arcades: Omen Of Sorrow, Phantom Breaker, Arcana Heart 3 Xtend

By |2023-11-18T20:43:00+00:00November 18th, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on New Fighters For Arcades: Omen Of Sorrow, Phantom Breaker, Arcana Heart 3 Xtend

There are a few new fighting games coming to arcades in the very near future, names you might know including Omen of Sorrow and Phantom Break Omnia. This news broke at the IAAPA 2023 trade show and this post serves as a part of that segmented coverage. In the past, I had thrown everything together [...]

3 08, 2023

ExA-Arcadia Is Headed To EVO 2023

By |2023-08-03T21:46:00+01:00August 3rd, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on ExA-Arcadia Is Headed To EVO 2023

We don’t discuss EVO here very often, the reason being that it’s more “arcade adjacent” then “arcade focused.” That’s just the nature of things as fighters have taken the far back seat in interest from the amusement sector while gaining a bit on the home/console side of things. One company in our industry has been [...]

2 07, 2023

Location Tests: Taiko No Tatsujin At Anime Expo’23; Axel City 2 Testing In Japan

By |2023-07-02T23:06:19+01:00July 2nd, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Location Tests: Taiko No Tatsujin At Anime Expo’23; Axel City 2 Testing In Japan

There are a couple of new games spotted on test out there that some of you might be interested in, so let’s take a quick look! As a note, every game on test could underperform and end up not being released; Or the game could undergo  some changes (major or minor) from what you see [...]

1 07, 2023

2D Arcade Exclusive Fighter Dynamite Bomb!! Now Available For Pre-Order

By |2023-07-01T22:56:36+01:00July 1st, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on 2D Arcade Exclusive Fighter Dynamite Bomb!! Now Available For Pre-Order

Pre-orders have opened today for Dynamite Bomb!!, a new fighter that is launching just for arcades. Designed by Light Green Games (some of the staff were involved with Dragon Ball Fighter Z), this is a 2D anime fighter that is looking to provide a deep fighter with a focus on chain combos and rewarding skilled [...]

11 05, 2023

Axel City 2 Goes On Test + Donut Dodo Do! Trailer

By |2023-05-11T00:59:00+01:00May 11th, 2023|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Axel City 2 Goes On Test + Donut Dodo Do! Trailer

Things are picking up in the arcade news space as we had news about the latest PIU arcade game and now we have a couple of other titles to discuss with  Axel City 2 and Donut Dodo Do!, both launching soon on exA-Arcadia coin-operated platforms. Axel City 2 Location Test This long anticipated fighter has [...]

9 09, 2022

Samurai Shodown V Perfect Is Now Available For Pre-Order

By |2022-09-09T23:54:29+01:00September 9th, 2022|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Samurai Shodown V Perfect Is Now Available For Pre-Order

It’s time for some news on the next exA-Arcadia release, this one certainly coming in with the most recognizable name of all titles released so far – SNK’s Samurai Shodown, particularly the V Perfect version. We’ve spoken about this one a few times in the past so I won’t re-tread the history behind this particular [...]

5 05, 2022

New Details Unveiled On The Upcoming Arcade Version Of Samurai Shodown V Perfect

By |2022-05-06T03:37:39+01:00May 5th, 2022|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on New Details Unveiled On The Upcoming Arcade Version Of Samurai Shodown V Perfect

Back in August of last year, the news came out that SNK was joining up with exA-Arcadia as a partner, which would mean that SNK titles would once again grace arcades around the world (not just in Japan, where they had been doing so for many years). The first and so far only title announced [...]

18 03, 2022

New Trailer & Art For Arcade-Only Fighting Game, Dynamite Bomb

By |2022-03-18T19:06:08+00:00March 18th, 2022|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on New Trailer & Art For Arcade-Only Fighting Game, Dynamite Bomb

I know many are looking for news on Amusement Expo and I’ll get to it (stay tuned to the AH YouTube channel for much of the latest), but this is quick and since it came out this morning, I figured it would be good to get to it. If the title Dynamite Bomb!! doesn’t sound [...]

3 07, 2021

ExA-Arcadia Makes Their Official US Debut At Amusement Expo 2021

By |2021-07-03T23:54:33+01:00July 3rd, 2021|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on ExA-Arcadia Makes Their Official US Debut At Amusement Expo 2021

I’ve been talking about the company and its games for years, and this week, exA-Arcadia finally was able to make their official introduction to the North American industry as they appeared at Amusement Expo 2021 with four cabinets a total of twenty-five games. While they have appeared at events like JAEPO before, that was usually [...]

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