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

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)

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Batman 66 Pinball by Stern Pinball (Jan)

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

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

Space Invaders Frenzy Arcade Cabinet

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

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

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

Coming Soon:

Arcooda Digital Pinball Commercial Edition by Arcooda (TBA)

Catch the Light Frenzy by Barron Games (Summer)

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Daytona Championship USA by Sega Amusements (Spring 2017) Ӕ

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Dialed In! by Jersey Jack Pinball (Q1/Q2)

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

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Kraut Buster by NG:DEVTEAM* (for NEOGEO MVS systems; 1st half of 2017)

Maximum Tune 5 by Bandai Namco Amusements (Feb) Ӕ

PinballFX2 Championship Edition by Zen Studios (Q2)

Pump It Up Prime 2 LX

Pump It Up Prime 2 by Andamiro (Q2) Ӕ

 

Raider's Run by Game Refuge/Galloping Ghost

Photo credit: All Castle Games

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

Splash Arcade by InJoy Motion, Raw Thrills and Specular Interactive

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

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

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

 

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World’s Fastest Drummer by Unit-E Technologies (April) 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 (I don’t use it for pinball since that is assumed with the territory)

Already Released:

Coming Soon:

Attack On Titan Team Battle By Capcom (TBA)

Initial D Stage Zero by Sega (March)

Pump It Up Prime 2 LX

Pump It Up Prime 2 by Andamiro (Jan)

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:

Coming Soon:

Alien Pinball by Heighway Pinball (Jan)

Daytona 3 Championship USA by Sega Amusements (Spring 2017) Ӕ

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

 

Pump It Up Prime 2 LX

Pump It Up Prime 2 by Andamiro (Jan) Ӕ

Space Invaders Frenzy cabinet

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

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

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

Space Invaders Frenzy Arcade Cabinet

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

Coming Soon:

Choppy Wood by Raw Thrills (TBA)

Pop The Balloon Arcade Videmption Sega

Pop The Balloon by Sega (Jan)

Q*Bert videmption arcade game prototype

Q*Bert by Raw Thrills (TBA)

 

Shooty Skies Arcade by Adrenaline Amusements (TBA)

 

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