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Become Pac-Man

Become Pac-Man

doydoy October 16, 2007 1

For anyone out there who dreamt of jumping through the TV screen and being in a video game, now you have your chance… well sort of. On the 17-21 October 2007 the International Design Expo 2007

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The Act Conversion Kit purchased!

The Act Conversion Kit purchased!

Shaggy October 15, 2007 0

Recently we mentioned that Cecropia, makers of the coin-op title called The Act had cancelled that game for the arcade market. I was pleased to find out however that a number of kits were

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London Preview 08 Part 3 – Stinger looks at GlobalVR, Taito and IT

London Preview 08 Part 3 – Stinger looks at GlobalVR, Taito and IT

Shaggy October 12, 2007 0

For our final piece of coverage on the London 08 preview (again thanks to The Stinger Report for the news and pictures), we look at what GlobalVR, Taito and IT had to show off

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London Preview 08 Part 2 – Stinger looks at Namco and Raw Thrills

London Preview 08 Part 2 – Stinger looks at Namco and Raw Thrills

Shaggy October 12, 2007 0

Continuing the coverage on the London Preview 08 the Stinger also got a look at what Namco and others had to offer.In Europe Namco is teamed up with Brent Sales, which also sells games

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London Preview 08 – Stinger looks at Arcades in 08 – Part I – Sega

London Preview 08 – Stinger looks at Arcades in 08 – Part I – Sega

Shaggy October 12, 2007 0

[Thanks to The Stinger Report] The London 08 Preview is over and with it information on what we can expect to see in arcades next year. Many thanks to Kevin Williams and The Stinger

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The Stinger Report looks at upcoming Sega titles

The Stinger Report looks at upcoming Sega titles

Shaggy October 10, 2007 0

[The Stinger Report] The latest Stinger Report takes a look at some Sega titles shown off at private shows in September, including Primeval Hunt that we posted about not long ago. The Stinger reveals

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1984 Arcade – Video

1984 Arcade – Video

Shaggy October 6, 2007 0

Sometimes finding all of the classic arcade games from the 80’s in one place is quite a pain. I’m lucky to have one arcade in my local area that has a good number of

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Tekken 6 Site Update includes slew of new pics

Tekken 6 Site Update includes slew of new pics

Shaggy October 6, 2007 0

Namco has updated it’s Japanese Tekken 6 website with quite a bit of information about the game, including a whole lot of screenshots and character profiles, move lists and story about the game. The

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Shaggy's Weekly Review – Tokyo Wars by Namco

Shaggy's Weekly Review – Tokyo Wars by Namco

Shaggy October 4, 2007 1

I admit that I have been slacking in writing my reviews every week – sometimes it can be difficult to find the time to write something detailed, but I will do it this week no matter

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Wheel of Fortune Pinball by Stern

Wheel of Fortune Pinball by Stern

Shaggy October 2, 2007 0

  At AMOA 2007, Stern unveiled it’s next pinball table, Wheel of Fortune. WoF Pinball is looking to re-introduce certain aspects that haven’t been seen in pinball games for some time. The cabinet itself fits

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Video – Arcade Warehouse raid, 2001

Video – Arcade Warehouse raid, 2001

Shaggy October 1, 2007 2

Now this is arcade heaven – video of a warehouse ‘raid’ in March 2001 by JWC, SteveW and Exidy (screen names of course – I used to correspond with JWC back in 2001 or

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Retro Games @ Nottingham Festival

Retro Games @ Nottingham Festival

Twisted Supreme September 30, 2007 1

After Edinburgh, Nottingham is fast becoming a cultural contender for the arts, with so many festivals running back to back and attracting worldwide attention. International and UK premieres from the world’s top dance troupes

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