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Heartland Pinball and Arcade Supershow this weekend

Heartland Pinball and Arcade Supershow this weekend

Shaggy September 21, 2007 0

If you live anywhere near southern Illinois(Herrin to be exact), then this is for you. This weekend the Heartland Pinball and Arcade Supershow returns to the Herrin Civic Center for the third year in

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Big Buck Hunter Pro Online Debuting next week at AMOA 2007

Big Buck Hunter Pro Online Debuting next week at AMOA 2007

Shaggy September 20, 2007 0

We first heard about the next version of the popular series Big Buck Hunter on G4TV when they interviewed Play Mechanix, the developers of the game and now it is finally headed to the

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Off-site review: Pac-Man VR

Off-site review: Pac-Man VR

Shaggy September 18, 2007 0

I find this quite interesting for several reasons – one because this is a unique version of Pac-Man only found in arcades as you play as Pac-Man in the first person, it’s one of

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Press Start: Classic Gaming in Comic Form

Press Start: Classic Gaming in Comic Form

arcadeheaven September 17, 2007 0

Now for a bit of love for one of our Forum devotees, Moon Jump!   Pop over to “Press Start” a really great games web comic updated on Wednesday and Friday evenings. They also

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Arcade Style ID Bracelets

Arcade Style ID Bracelets

Twisted Supreme September 11, 2007 0

Now these are great, but I’d have to buy three. I don’t know why but I’ve always rotated between 3 different sets initials, don’t ask why. [via Gearfuse] “Those of you who remember patrolling

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Another arcade acquisition – Tetris

Another arcade acquisition – Tetris

Shaggy September 9, 2007 0

Hot on the heels of the Warlords cocktail I ended up buying a Tetris cabinet today (Saturday on my time) for only $100. I was at work when someone who knows about my interest

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Shaggy's Weekly Review: Super Bikes by Raw Thrills

Shaggy's Weekly Review: Super Bikes by Raw Thrills

Shaggy August 30, 2007 0

Time is hard to find these days so I find myself remembering to do a review but with little time to write a new one up. Fortunately I have this one that I had

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DDR Cosplay Fun

DDR Cosplay Fun

Twisted Supreme August 29, 2007 1

Now if only I lived in Rothschild, I could dig out one of my DDR costumes! [via Barcade] Livewire Fun Center in Rothschild, WI is having a few DDR events worth mentioning this upcoming

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Mid-Atlantic Coin Op Show 2007

Mid-Atlantic Coin Op Show 2007

Shaggy August 25, 2007 0

If anything is an indication of the popularity of arcades being on an upswing, it should be the amount of arcade shows that are occurring this year. There was the Funspot tournament, California Extreme,

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Sega's Nintendog-Like Card Game Ride Thing

Sega's Nintendog-Like Card Game Ride Thing

Twisted Supreme August 20, 2007 0

[via Kotaku] Why try and discribe this game when Kotaku do a perfectly good & funny job of it themselves! Also Head over there for more pictures. BRIAN ASHCRAFT writes… SEGA’s Isshyo ni Wan-Wan (“Together

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The King of Kong released today

The King of Kong released today

Shaggy August 17, 2007 0

The documentary about two arcade champions is being released in theaters today, although it appears that it will be hitting theaters in a slow wave instead of a braod release. According to the listing

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Pics from this years California Extreme event!

Pics from this years California Extreme event!

Shaggy August 17, 2007 0

(Photos Courtesy of Ataricade (www.ataricade.com)) The California Extreme(CAX) event has come and gone but with it are a ton of pics! Here we are reposting many pictures taken by user Ataricade (who runs an

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