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Namco releases promo iPad/iPhone app for Pac-Man Battle Royale

Namco releases promo iPad/iPhone app for Pac-Man Battle Royale

arcadehero January 27, 2011 12

(Picture of the development version) Here’s a fantastic new idea for marketing a coin-op game, by using an app for a popular portable device to draw attention to a particular game. Namco America has

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EAG 2011 Pictures from The Stinger Report

EAG 2011 Pictures from The Stinger Report

arcadehero January 27, 2011 2

It’s become tradition for us to share with you pictures of a trade show event provided to us by The Stinger Report and with this week’s EAG 2011, we’re happy to continue with that

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Taito’s Elevator Action Death Parade now available in the UK and US

Taito’s Elevator Action Death Parade now available in the UK and US

arcadehero January 26, 2011 6

(Stock photo of the game at the Trocadero) When the Trocadero in London got their hands on Taito’s light-gun based sequel to their Elevator Action series, Elevator Action: Death Parade, it appeared that the

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EAG News: Andamiro introducing new GX cabinet for Pump It Up

EAG News: Andamiro introducing new GX cabinet for Pump It Up

arcadehero January 25, 2011 6

Today in London an annual coin-op game/amusement expo called EAG 2011 kicked off and as such expect to see coverage from that show popping up on the site over the next few days as

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Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Versus Kits coming soon

Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Versus Kits coming soon

arcadehero January 25, 2011 6

Alternate Headline: Capcom finally comes to their senses. The biggest issue I have had with SFIV and SSFIV arcade editions has been Capcom’s way of handling the release. Instead of creating a couple of

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New footage of Andamiro’s Pump It Up Fiesta EX 2011

arcadehero January 24, 2011 1

They teased it last November and now Andamiro has released a full trailer for their latest dance title, Pump It Up Fiesta EX 2011. While the game doesn’t have a release date quite yet,

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The 2010 Arcade Games of the Year are…

The 2010 Arcade Games of the Year are…

arcadehero January 24, 2011 11

The time has passed and the polls are closed. So what did you pick as the Arcade Game of The Year? For the US/European markets: TERMINATOR SALVATION (Raw Thrills) For Asian markets: DARIUS BURST

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NG:DEV.TEAM teases GunLord for NeoGeo MVS, Dreamcast

NG:DEV.TEAM teases GunLord for NeoGeo MVS, Dreamcast

arcadehero January 23, 2011 8

They’ve already released a couple of titles for the Neo GeoMVS and Dreamcast and NG:DEV.TEAM, a game development group based in Germany is teasing their next Neo-Geo (and Dreamcast) title, GunLord. All we know

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Electric Theater Vintage Arcade coming to Kansas City, MO this year

arcadehero January 23, 2011 14

Another classic arcade is in the works, and this time it will be found in the Kansas City, Missouri area.  Too be known as the Electric Theater Vintage Arcade, the operator Mike Freeland is

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Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing Arcade Video

arcadehero January 21, 2011 1

Newsfeed 992 via The news just keeps rolling with Sega’s new Sonic & Sega All-Stars Racing Arcade (in case you missed it, you can see what the cabinet looks like here, as the video

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Pac-Man Battle Royale at the factory

Pac-Man Battle Royale at the factory

arcadehero January 21, 2011 1

Last week we ran the news that Namco’s Pac-Man Battle Royale arcade game is available for purchase and now Namco America has complimented that news with a press release and some pictures of the

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EAG 2011 preview: UNIS and Friction

EAG 2011 preview: UNIS and Friction

arcadehero January 21, 2011 2

Next Tuesday, the biggest coin-op expo of Europe will take place – EAG. Many new games will make an appearance there, some of which were seen at IAAPA this past November in the US

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