Monthly Archives: February 2007 »

Rebuilding a Virtual ON

Twisted Supreme February 28, 2007 0

[‘Roboto-chan!’ is a fortnightly column by Ollie Barder which covers videogames that feature robots and the pop-cultural folklore surrounding them. This week’s column covers the foibles of owning an arcade gaming classic, in this

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Slot Machine's Subliminal Messaging!?

Twisted Supreme February 28, 2007 0

  Konami is not just renowned for publishing video games. They have a sneaky gambling division as well. And they have been apparently naughty. “On Friday, an Ontario gambling operator shut down 87 Konami

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Sega Releases 'Initial D Arcade Stage 4' in Arcades Around Japan

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  Tokyo, Feb 27, 2007 (JCN) – Sega announced the release of ‘Initial D Arcade Stage 4,’ the newest version of the popular racing game. In the new version, players will be able to race

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What's new in the Arcades

Twisted Supreme February 28, 2007 0

  Well into 2007 and two major amusement shows down, for an industry that is meant to be dead there seems to be a lot of action. The big UK gaming show soon followed

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Movies theaters to become arcades of the future?

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Spain’s Yelmo Cineplex company recently splurged on a “Cinegames” setup, converting one of its small theaters into a sizable LAN arena. Inside, some 50 17-inch LCD screens have been bolted to armrests, a gamepad

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Counter Strike for the Arcade

Twisted Supreme February 28, 2007 1

I was completely unaware this exsisted, and I’m assuming it did taken off very well seeing as I’ve never seen one. Anyone know of any sites that have this game, that’s presuming it actually

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Another ATEI round up

Twisted Supreme February 26, 2007 2

The 63rd Amusement Trade Exhibition International (ATEI) was one of the most eagerly anticipated and discussed in recent years. A barometer of the industry health. The London show had a hard act to follow,

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TMNT coming to XBLA

Twisted Supreme February 26, 2007 0

The turtles rumor mill is churning full force today as 360Style.net posted a few leaked TMNT screenshots. But these screenshots are special, because 360Style.net claims that they come from an unannounced XBLA version of

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Arcade Heroes Forum Goes Live!

arcadeheaven February 22, 2007 2

Let’s talk about it! ARCADE HEROES

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The Harvest Moon for Lunch anyone?

Twisted Supreme February 20, 2007 0

Spotted this story in the paper this weekend. Basically some kids from a school were going for thier school dinners at the thier local, that’s not the interesting bit though, it’s the name of the pub that caught

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Silent Hill Screenshots

Twisted Supreme February 20, 2007 0

From what I’ve been reading around the the net, this game has been getting a bit of a pasting. What amuses me about this is the fact that a lot of these comments are

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Battle Fantasia Video

Twisted Supreme February 20, 2007 0

I have managed to find a video of this game that was shown at the AOU. The game is basically a 2.5D Fighter (2D gameplay whilst using 3D models), with some RPG elements and

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