All posts by arcadehero »

Stinger Web Seminar on Interactive Attractions

arcadehero October 20, 2010 0

Newsfeed 942 via If you have listened to the latest Arcade Heroes podcasts (which I need to start doing again) then you should already be familiar with Kevin Williams, director of KWP Limited whose

Read More »

New releases: Super Bikes 2, Dead Heat, Terminator Salvation standard

arcadehero October 18, 2010 2

You’ve read about these games on Arcade Heroes and now you may soon find a chance to play them at a location near you. BMI Gaming shows that the three games listed in the

Read More »
Teacher aiming to set DDR Endurance record for charity

Teacher aiming to set DDR Endurance record for charity

arcadehero October 18, 2010 2

Konami Europe has sent along a press release detailing an upcoming attempt by a school teacher to set a Guiness Book of World record on a Dance Dance Revolution X2 machine on October 23rd.

Read More »
Konami thinking of a Dance Masters Arcade machine

Konami thinking of a Dance Masters Arcade machine

arcadehero October 17, 2010 3

From the rumor mill, via BemaniStyle.com comes word that the mind behind Konami’s Dance Dance Revolution series, Naoki Maeda, is considering taking Dance Masters for the Xbox 360 Kinect and giving it the arcade

Read More »
The return of Williams to pinball?

The return of Williams to pinball?

arcadehero October 17, 2010 6

If you know a little about pinball then chances are you know about Bally/Williams. For years they dominated the pinball scene and when they decided to move onto other kinds of non-pinball entertainment, it

Read More »
Pac-Man Halloween Lawn Decorations

Pac-Man Halloween Lawn Decorations

arcadehero October 15, 2010 8

(Thanks to reader Brian for the tip!) I was browsing a local store a couple of weeks ago and I came across something in the Halloween decorations area that immediately caught my attention –

Read More »
Trailer for Sega Card Gen MLB 2010

Trailer for Sega Card Gen MLB 2010

arcadehero October 14, 2010 3

There is one thing we have been waiting to see from Sega about their Sega Card Gen MLB game – a video of it in action. Had I made it to AMOA09 I could

Read More »
Panda Panda and Black Sea: Strikes Back by Xinyu Games

Panda Panda and Black Sea: Strikes Back by Xinyu Games

arcadehero October 12, 2010 7

Lately it seems that when arcade news in the Japan/US/Europe part of the market slows to crawl, then we can take a look at what’s going on in China and something new is being

Read More »

Disney’s ElecTRONica opens

arcadehero October 11, 2010 4

The release of TRON Legacy is only two months away and part of Disney’s celebration around the film continues to build, they have opened up a new feature at the Disney California Adventure theme

Read More »
Sega teases IAAPA line-up with several new games

Sega teases IAAPA line-up with several new games

arcadehero October 9, 2010 6

The next big show to feature new arcade products, IAAPA, is a little over a month away and as we get closer to the event, companies are beginning to tease the products that they

Read More »

Arcade Gaming Shrine – The Music Video

arcadehero October 9, 2010 0

Newsfeed 941 Via and Adam P. A fun way to start the weekend thanks to Palette-Swap Ninja. They made a music video about the arcade collecting scene, filmed at one of the best places

Read More »
KidZania’s interesting twist on the FEC

KidZania’s interesting twist on the FEC

arcadehero October 4, 2010 0

Newsfeed 939 via When we normally think of FECs (or Family Entertainment Centers) we generally think of indoor amusement parks that can include a number of activities from rides to mini-golf, skating, lazer tag

Read More »