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Getting the kids into the arcade and Mario Kart GP 3?

Getting the kids into the arcade and Mario Kart GP 3?

Shaggy July 12, 2007 0

In our youth many of us played the classics such as Asteroids, Pac-Man or Defender. But what do the kids these days get out of the arcade? That is an interesting question that is

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No arcade love during e3

No arcade love during e3

Shaggy July 11, 2007 5

Here is something I would like to express my feelings about. The utterly barren wasteland that is news and attention when it comes to coin-operated video games during e3. It is true that there

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Sega's Summer Open Day

Sega's Summer Open Day

Shaggy July 9, 2007 0

Sega just held their Summer Open day, showing off a number of interesting arcade titles that will mostly see Japanese releases with a few likely headed overseas. Derby Owner’s Club 2008 is looking pretty

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King of Fighters Videos Part 4

King of Fighters Videos Part 4

Shaggy July 6, 2007 0

Or at least I think it’s part four, I am losing track of how many KOFMIA videos I have been posting lately. Fortunately SNK has been generous in putting videos out for our viewing

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Shaggy's Weekly Review: Crisis Zone by Namco

Shaggy's Weekly Review: Crisis Zone by Namco

Shaggy July 5, 2007 0

I apologize about missing this yesterday, I guess I got caught up in the holiday. I thought Transformers was excellent BTW, not a perfect movie but it certainly was worth it. I think before

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Sega developing Super Hang-On 2?

Sega developing Super Hang-On 2?

Shaggy July 4, 2007 0

With the recent flurry of motorcycle games hitting the arcade market it is not surprising to learn a rumor that Sega is working on a sequel to their original hit Super Hang-On. This will

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Mobile Suit GUNDAM – Spirit of Zeon ADVANCE

Mobile Suit GUNDAM – Spirit of Zeon ADVANCE

Shaggy July 3, 2007 1

For now I would chalk this up to another Japan-only release (until we hear differently of course). The appearance of the cabinet looks like a stylized version of the Time Crisis 4 SD cabinet,

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Tekken 6 location test in Japan

Tekken 6 location test in Japan

Shaggy July 3, 2007 0

Tekken 6 will be location testing in Japan this weekend, according to AM-net.Here’s what we can get from the translator about where the location testing will happen.   : 7/6 (gold) ~7/8 (day) [namukorando]

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Win A Big Buck Hunter Pro

Win A Big Buck Hunter Pro

Twisted Supreme June 1, 2007 0

I want to see more stuff like this, not only for the fact that this is a competition to win your very own arcade game, but also because this is more good publicity for

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Spotlight: Unique Arcade games made in Taiwan by IGS

Spotlight: Unique Arcade games made in Taiwan by IGS

Shaggy May 31, 2007 0

IGS (International Games Systems) has been developing unique arcade video games since 1991 primarily for the Chinese game market which is understandably huge. They are in the news right now as they plan on

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Play Mechanix on Game Head this Friday, June 1st

Play Mechanix on Game Head this Friday, June 1st

Twisted Supreme May 31, 2007 0

Play Mechanix will be featured on this week’s edition of Game Head on Spike TV! The show takes a look behind the scenes of game design and development. We’re excited to be part of

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Namco and Taito Sponsored Cars

Namco and Taito Sponsored Cars

Twisted Supreme May 31, 2007 0

Following up on the story about the arcade industry’s push to increase peoples awareness, here comes these photos of some of Namco and Taito’s activities. You could argue that these are mainly advertising consumer

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