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!

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

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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)

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)

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

The Walking Dead Arcade Cabinet

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

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

Coming Soon:

Arcooda Digital Pinball Commercial Edition by Arcooda (TBA)

 

Catch the Light Frenzy by Barron Games (Q3)

Cosmotrons awards

Cosmotrons by Arcadeaholics LLC (Q4)

fishinabarrel

Fish In A Barrel by Game Refuge / Galloping Ghost Productions (TBA)

 

Golden Tee 2018 by Incredible Technologies (Sep)

Injustice Gods Among Us Arcade On Test

Injustice: Gods Among Us by Raw Thrills (TBA)

krautbusternew2

Kraut Buster by NG:DEVTEAM* (for NEOGEO MVS systems; TBA)

Nex Machina Death Machine Arcade by Housemarque and Raw Thrills

Nex Machina Death Machine by Housemarque/Raw Thrills (TBA)

 

PinballFX2 Championship Edition by Zen Studios (TBA)

 

Rabbids VR Roller Coaster by Ubisoft/LAI Games (TBA)

Raider's Run by Game Refuge/Galloping Ghost

Photo credit: All Castle Games

Raider’s Run by Game Refuge / Galloping Ghost Productions (TBA)

Roids arcade banner

Roids by Replay Games (Aug/Sep)

Splash Arcade by InJoy Motion, Raw Thrills and Specular Interactive

Splash! by InJoy Motion / Specular Interactive / Raw Thrills (TBA)

 

strikeharbinger

Strike Harbinger by HitSpark Games / Galloping Ghost Productions (TBA)

deathstalkercab

The Spectre Files Deathstalker by Game Refuge / Galloping Ghost Productions (TBA) Ӕ

Total Nuclear Annihilation Pinball by Spooky Pinball

Total Nuclear Annihilation Pinball by Spooky Pinball (Q4)

 

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 (I don’t use it for pinball since that is assumed with the territory)

Already Released:

Cruis'n Blast Motion by Raw Thrills and UNIS

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

Galactic Force Arcade but UNIS

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

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)

WCCF 2016-2017 by Sega (Jan)

Coming Soon:

Attack On Titan Team Battle By Capcom (TBA)

Bombergirl Arcade by Konami

Bombergirl by Konami (TBA)

Border Break X Plus Zero by Sega (Sep)

Fate/Grand Order Arcade by Type-Moon/Sega (Q1 2018)

GITADORA Matixx by Konami (TBA)

Sega World Drivers Championship arcade racing game by Sega

Sega World Drivers Championship 2018 by Sega Amusements (TBA)

Soul Reverse Zero by Sega (Feb 2018)

ShuffleDancerz by Konami (TBA)

VR Game Stage by Taito (Q3)

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:

Alien Pinball by Heighway Pinball (Jan/Aug)

Arcooda Digital Pinball Commercial Edition by Arcooda (Q2?)

Daytona Championship USA 4-player

Daytona 3 Championship USA by Sega Amusements (June) Ӕ

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 by Play Mechanix / Raw Thrills (Jan) Ӕ

Coming Soon:

 

Catch the Light Frenzy by Barron Games (Summer)

 

Injustice: Gods Among Us by Raw Thrills (TBA)

krautbusternew2

Kraut Buster by NG:DEVTEAM* (for NEOGEO MVS systems; TBA)

Nex Machina Death Machine Arcade by Housemarque and Raw Thrills

Nex Machina Death Machine by Housemarque/Raw Thrills (TBA)

 

 

 

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:

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)

Ice Man videmption water gun game by Coastal Amusements

Ice Man by Coastal Amusements (June)

 

Lane Master by UNIS (June)

 

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

Pop The Balloon Arcade Videmption Sega

Pop The Balloon by Sega (Jan)

Shooty Skies Arcade by Adrenaline Amusements (Summer)

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)

Coming Soon:

 

Q*Bert videmption arcade game prototype

Q*Bert by Raw Thrills (TBA)

The Game of Perfection by Bay Tek Games (TBA)

Ticket Tumbler by Bay Tek Games (TBA)

Wildlife Pics by UNIS (TBA; Asia only?)

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