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ATEI 2009 – Full Report

HeavyElectricity January 30, 2009 18

Following TwistedSupreme’s initial report yesterday, I got my chance to attend ATEI today. And, armed with a camera, a keen eye for games and a beard that makes small children cry, I decided to

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Review: Asteroids Deluxe by Atari

Shaggy January 30, 2009 0

While we eagerly await our ATEI coverage to be posted (it should be up very soon so stay tuned) I figured it might be nice to get in a video review before hand. I’ve

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Sega to reveal Border Break, a new arcade title featuring robot wars at AOU2009

Shaggy January 30, 2009 0

I read this earlier today on AM.Net that Sega has revealed a new arcade game that has something to do with robots but the details were so sparse that I didn’t want to post

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Big Pinball tournament coming to Gameworks in Ohio next month

Shaggy January 29, 2009 0

Back in November we posted about Gameworks beginning to hold some large tournaments at different locations and with one tournament under their belt in December, one is being planned for February at the Gameworks

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ATEI 2009 Initial Round Up

Twisted Supreme January 27, 2009 10

Now I know round ups are usually reserved for after the  shows, but I only have time to do a quick little in depth round up this evening. All my videos and photos plus further impressions will

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Sega releases R-Tuned: Ultimate Street Racing in the US

Shaggy January 27, 2009 10

Sega’s new drift racing game is now available for purchase in the US, according to several different distributor websites. I know that several readers here have been anticipating this one but in case you

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Play Meter Magazine's 2008 State of the Industry report

Shaggy January 27, 2009 2

Every year since 1976, the amusement trade industry magazine Play Meter gathers information from operators and others in the industry to put together a State of the Industry Report. When I was researching every aspect

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Decorate with these DIY Arcades, pinball and vending machines

Shaggy January 27, 2009 0

Many moons ago we posted about some DIY paper arcade cabinets where someone created a template for you to print out and assuming you had a nice printer, you could then create your own

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Construction photos for the Sega Republic at the Dubai Mall

Shaggy January 26, 2009 5

I don’t recall how long ago it was that we heard that Sega was building some sort of amusement park in Dubai but either way one of the people involved in the construction of

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Nanotech Entertainment to release Xtreme Rally Racing at ATEI and IGX

Shaggy January 25, 2009 0

(click on the images to enlarge) Nanotech Entertainment has revealed a new coin-op arcade racing title that they are releasing at ATEI and the “alternate show” IGX and it is AFAIK, their second video

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A look back at the H2Overdrive that wasn't

Shaggy January 24, 2009 0

(This image is the PS2 game that never was, NOT a beta of the upcoming arcade title)   As you might know, H2Overdrive was a name for a cancelled PS2 title that was set to

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Videos and more screens of H2Overdrive hit the net

Shaggy January 24, 2009 0

(Image via 1up.com) (Thanks to everyone that sent this in!) The floodgates have opened up on Raw Thrills’ new game H2Overdrive and the news continues to be good about the Hydro Thunder’s spiritual successor.

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