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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 [...]

11 04, 2024

Taito’s Space Invaders Gigamax Comes To America As A Round1USA Exclusive

By |2024-04-12T20:50:49+01:00April 11th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Taito’s Space Invaders Gigamax Comes To America As A Round1USA Exclusive

Long-time readers of the site might remember a story from a few years ago regarding an enormous version of Taito’s signature arcade game being released in Japan. Space Invaders Gigamax is a mighty impressive piece of arcade gaming, especially when projected onto the side of a building. Now, Americans will get to enjoy the experience, [...]

9 04, 2024

Pinball Brothers Launches Game #3: ABBA

By |2024-04-09T20:22:54+01:00April 9th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Pinball Brothers Launches Game #3: ABBA

Fans of musical pinball machines have a new game to seek out among pinball parlors and arcades, although this one is decidedly not based upon a rock band as most in the genre are. ABBA is the third title from Pinball Brothers, who are now operating out of Sweden. ABBA, as you might know, was [...]

7 04, 2024

Two New For Japan: Polaris Chord (Konami) & Breaking Down (GiGO)

By |2024-04-08T20:13:21+01:00April 7th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Two New For Japan: Polaris Chord (Konami) & Breaking Down (GiGO)

It’s springtime, and with holidays like Golden Week on the horizon in Japan, this is traditionally a popular season for new arcade game launches over there. Slightly less so in recent years with how their arcade industry has been going, but this year there are a couple of new titles that just released at the [...]

6 04, 2024

Atari’s Food Fight Frenzy Unveiled At Midwest Gaming Classic

By |2024-04-06T19:53:56+01:00April 6th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Atari’s Food Fight Frenzy Unveiled At Midwest Gaming Classic

We’ve got more Atari news to share today, this time in regards to a slightly obscure remake of a 1983 arcade release that was then called Food Fight. Let’s get into both that and the upcoming Food Fight Frenzy, designed by new Arcade Heroes advertiser, Slackerz Inc. Food Fight OG Released in March of 1983, [...]

3 04, 2024

Now Taking Orders: Mega Shot by JET Games USA

By |2024-04-03T19:23:33+01:00April 3rd, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Now Taking Orders: Mega Shot by JET Games USA

In the wake of Amusement Expo 2024, we’re catching up on the latest releases to the arcade market. The subject of today’s new game is Mega Shot, by JET Games USA. This is on location in some parts of the world at the moment (the Middle East and Indonesia), but it is soon arriving on [...]

1 04, 2024

Five Nights At Freddy’s Comes To Arcades!

By |2024-04-01T19:01:39+01:00April 1st, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Five Nights At Freddy’s Comes To Arcades!

Released a decade ago, the Five Nights At Freddy’s series has become an icon in popular culture, culminating in the movie that was released this past October. While it has already been released as a VR game for home, now it is bringing that immersion to arcades with a brand new virtual ride. Five Nights [...]

30 03, 2024

Location Watch March 2024: New Arcades Open Up All Around The World

By |2024-03-31T18:52:01+01:00March 30th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Location Watch March 2024: New Arcades Open Up All Around The World

Welcome to Location Watch, our regular series of posts covering recently-launched venues across the world. What new arcade businesses have opened up lately? That question is what these reports are all about. For many years now here at AH, we’ve strived to report on all of the recent grand openings for out-of-home entertainment establishments such [...]

29 03, 2024

Alan-1 Opens Pre-Orders For Asteroids Recharged & Avian Knights

By |2024-03-29T17:32:45+00:00March 29th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Alan-1 Opens Pre-Orders For Asteroids Recharged & Avian Knights

We don’t often see pre-orders in the video arcade space, but newcomer Alan-1 Inc. has posted pre-orders for both their 2 & 3-player models on Asteroids Recharged and Avian Knights. Asteroids Recharged Arcade As you might have seen previously here on the blog, Asteroids is coming back to arcades through Alan-1 Inc. and Atari. Despite [...]

27 03, 2024

Touhou Scarlet Diabolique Fantastica Now Available For Pre-Order

By |2024-03-28T17:23:06+00:00March 27th, 2024|Arcade Game News|Comments Off on Touhou Scarlet Diabolique Fantastica Now Available For Pre-Order

Released in Japan on March 21st, the next entry of the Touhou shoot ’em up series is now available for locations everywhere else to pre-order. Let’s take a look at Touhou Scarlet Diabolique Fantastica on exA-Arcadia. The Touhou Series As a quick refresher, Touhou is a shoot ’em up series that originated in Japan and [...]

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