Video Arcade & Pinball Releases For 2017

The world of coin-op arcade entertainment is alive and well with new video games, videmption games and pinball tables being released at various times and seasons. This page was created to track those releases from around the world for the 2017 calendar year.

Different regions are separated into the tabs below with video redemption (“videmption”) titles in their own snug category. Simply select the region you wish to browse below via the tabs. Expect frequent updates to this page as we learn of new releases!

Click here for the 2018 calendar year release page.

Previous Year Lists (click on a year to visit): 2016 20152014 / 2013 / 2012 / 2011 / 2010 / 2009

Looking for our master list of unreleased arcade games? Click here!

North America

Listed are titles which are receiving “official” distribution or manufacturing in the Western Hemisphere. Imports might occur from Asia but that is a difficult thing to track and not technically considered “released to distribution” for the territory.

*‘ indicate kits – Released as a package for the upgrade of an existing cabinet to a new game.

Ӕ indicates that the game is Arcade Exclusive (I don’t use it for pinball since that is assumed with the territory)

Already Released:

Aerosmith Pro Pinball

Aerosmith Pinball by Stern Pinball (Jan/Feb)

Alien Pinball by Heighway Pinball (Jan/Aug – long story)

All Stars Baseball novelty arcade game

All Star Baseball by Gizmo Games / Valley-Dynamo (Oct)

batman66a

Batman 66 Pinball by Stern Pinball (Jan)

Daytona Championship USA 8 Player Arcade

Daytona Championship USA by Sega Amusements (June) Ӕ

dialedincab

Dialed In! by Jersey Jack Pinball (May)

Family Guy Bowling IAAPA 2017 Flyer by Team Play Inc.

Family Guy Bowling by Team Play (Dec) Ӕ

Golden Tee LIVE 2018 Arcade by Incredible Technologies

Golden Tee 2018 by Incredible Technologies (Sep)

Guardians of the Galaxy Premium

Guardians of the Galaxy pinball by Stern Pinball (Nov)

Houdini: Master Of Mystery by American Pinball

Houdini: Master Of Mystery Pinball by American Pinball (Oct)

Injustice Arcade standard model by Raw Thrills

Injustice: Gods Among Us (Standard & Deluxe) by Raw Thrills (Dec) Ӕ

letsgoislanddream

Let’s Go Island Dream Edition by Sega Amusements (March) Ӕ

Maximum Tune 5 by Bandai Namco Amusements (Feb) Ӕ

 

Pump It Up Prime 2 LX

Pump It Up Prime 2 by Andamiro (Q2) Ӕ

Skycurser game poster

Skycurser by Griffin Aerotech (kit & dedicated; Apr. 3rd) Ӕ

Space Invaders Frenzy Arcade Cabinet

Space Invaders Frenzy (Ticketless Mode) by Raw Thrills (Jan) Ӕ

Stern Star Wars Pinball Pro

Star Wars Pinball by Stern Pinball (July)

targetbravo

Target Bravo: Operation GHOST by Sega Amusements (March) Ӕ

deathstalkercab

The Spectre Files Deathstalker (Limited Released) by Game Refuge / Galloping Ghost Productions (Oct. 31) Ӕ

The Walking Dead Arcade Cabinet

The Walking Dead by Play Mechanix / Raw Thrills (Jan. 23rd) Ӕ

Total Nuclear Annihilation Pinball by Spooky Pinball

Total Nuclear Annihilation Pinball by Spooky Pinball (Dec)

 

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World’s Fastest Drummer by Unit-E Technologies (April) Ӕ

X Games Snow Boarder by Raw Thrills

X Games Snow Boarder by Raw Thrills (Dec) Ӕ

 

Asia (Japan, China, Taiwan, South Korea, etc)

Listed are titles which are receiving “official” distribution or manufacturing in territories from South Korea down to Taiwan. Sometimes games released here find their way to the West but that is hit-and-miss.

*‘ indicate kits – Released as a package to upgrade an existing cabinet to a new game.

Ӕ indicates that the game is Arcade Exclusive 

Already Released:

Border Break Zero Plus by Sega

Border Break X Plus Zero by Sega (Sep)

Cruis'n Blast Motion by Raw Thrills and UNIS

Cruis’n Blast Motion by Raw Thrills/UNIS (Q1; China only)

Densha De Go! by Taito (Nov)

Galactic Force Arcade but UNIS

Galactic Force DLX by UNIS (Q2; China only?)

Gitadora Matixx

GITADORA Matixx by Konami (Sep)

Initial D Stage Zero by Sega (March)

Jubeat Clan by Konami

Jubeat Clan by Konami (July 26th)

Lord of Vermilion IV by Square Enix (July 13th)

MaiMai Murasaki Plus by Sega (June 22nd)

NESiCAxLIVe 2 by Taito (June 29th)

Nostaliga prototype cabinet by Konami

Nostalgia by Konami (March 1st)

Pump It Up Prime 2 LX

Pump It Up Prime 2 by Andamiro (Apr)

VR Game Stage by Taito (Q3)

WCCF 2016-2017 by Sega (Jan)

Europe

Europe generally reflects the same list as the USA but there can be some minor differences that pop-up every once in a while.

Already Released:

Aerosmith Pro Pinball

Aerosmith Pinball by Stern Pinball (Jan/Feb)

Alien Pinball by Heighway Pinball (Jan/Aug)

Arcooda Digital Pinball Commercial Edition by Arcooda (Q2?)

Daytona Championship USA 4-player

Daytona Championship USA by Sega Amusements (June) Ӕ

Guardians of the Galaxy Premium

Guardians Of The Galaxy by Stern Pinball (Dec)

Injustice Arcade standard model by Raw Thrills

Injustice: Gods Among Us by Raw Thrills (Dec)

Let's Go Island Dream Edition by Sega

Let’s Go Island: Dream Edition by Sega Amusements (March) Ӕ

Pump It Up Prime 2 LX

Pump It Up Prime 2 by Andamiro (Apr) Ӕ

Space Invaders Frenzy cabinet

Space Invaders Frenzy (non-ticket mode) by Raw Thrills (Jan) Ӕ

Stern Star Wars Pinball Pro

Star Wars Pinball by Stern Pinball (July)

Target Bravo: Operation GHOST by Sega Amusements (Apr) Ӕ

The Walking Dead Arcade Cabinet

The Walking Dead by Play Mechanix / Raw Thrills (Jan) Ӕ

We Play VR - Mayan Adventure by A.I SOLVE

We Play VR by A.I. Solve / Bandai Namco Amusementes Europe (Oct)

X Games Snow Boarder by Raw Thrills

X Games Snow Boarder by Raw Thrills (Dec) Ӕ

 

Videmption

For games that look like video games but their main purpose in life is to be played to win tickets, those show up here. Sometimes these games might have “Amusement Modes” where they can be played like a normal arcade game, if that is the case then those games will also be found on one of the other tabs.

Already Released:

Car Mechanic Flipper by Magic Play

Car Mechanic Flipper by Magic Play (Nov)

Choppy Wood by Raw Thrills (Spring, limited release, Chuck E Cheeses only)

Crazy Claw Jr.

Crazy Claw Jr. by Rocket Amusements (Spring)

Disney Crossy Road by Adrenaline Amusements (Q1)

Drifty Chase by Magic Play

Drifty Chase by Magic Play (Nov)

Ice Man videmption water gun game by Coastal Amusements

Ice Man by Coastal Amusements (June)

Lane Master by UNIS (June)

Perfection by Bay Tek Games

Perfection by Bay Tek Games (Dec)

Pirate Falls by Sega Amusements

Pirate Falls by IGS/Sega Amusements (Nov)

Pirates of the Caribbean Crossy Road by Adrenaline Amusements (April; Dave & Busters only)

Pop The Balloon Arcade Videmption Sega

Pump The Balloon by Sega (Jan)

Space Invaders Frenzy Arcade Cabinet

Space Invaders Frenzy (Ticket Mode) by Raw Thrills (Jan) Ӕ

Spider-Man Homecoming

Spider-Man Homecoming by Adrenaline Amusements (June; Dave & Busters only)

 

Spinner Frenzy by Adrenaline Amusements

 

Where can I find an arcade near me?

If you want to find one of these games near you then you can check up with the following websites which track current arcade locations. They may not have the newest games listed yet, as those have to be added to each site by users or administrators but they are usually pretty good at keeping up-to-date.

http://aurcade.com

http://www.arcadelocations.net/

http://gamerspots.com

http://pinballmap.com

https://zenius-i-vanisher.com/v5.2/arcades.php