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SPoNG's May 2007 arcade report – Motion based and Bemani games

SPoNG's May 2007 arcade report – Motion based and Bemani games

Shaggy May 17, 2007 1

Kevin Williams at SPoNG.com has posted an article discussing the importance of Konami’s Bemani and motion capture (MoCap) games and their effect on the game console industry with the likes of the Nintendo Wii

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More games from LightSpace

More games from LightSpace

Shaggy May 16, 2007 0

Thanks to a comment from Kevin on the post about the LightSpace foot-controlled gaming system, here is a video on YouTube that showcases more games that will work on this platform. There is one

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100% Arcade Brasileiro – GP Brasil

100% Arcade Brasileiro – GP Brasil

Shaggy May 14, 2007 2

While I don’t often find an opportunity to use my Portuguese when it comes to gaming, I was happy to stumble across this arcade game that was made completely in Brazil back in 2005.

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New Space Order – another game that probably won't be seen outside of Japan

New Space Order – another game that probably won't be seen outside of Japan

Shaggy May 12, 2007 2

It’s hard not to be envious of arcade fans in Japan. When it comes to arcades, they get everything including plenty of games that we will never see in the UK or the States.

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Southern California Classic Collector's (SC3) Meeting on 5/12/07

Southern California Classic Collector's (SC3) Meeting on 5/12/07

Shaggy May 11, 2007 0

Every time I hear about groups of arcade collectors coming together to play, it’s always far away from where I live. These events are always great fun though, allowing you to get together with

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Ebay Listing Of The Week

Ebay Listing Of The Week

doydoy May 11, 2007 0

Gravitar Released in 1982 by Atari, this game did not do particularly well, mainly because many found the game too hard. The object of the game is to destroy enemy planets to make space

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GlobalVR completes testing on EA NASCAR Racing; gets great reviews

GlobalVR completes testing on EA NASCAR Racing; gets great reviews

Shaggy May 9, 2007 0

GlobalVR has announced that they have finished testing their latest racing title, EA Sports NASCAR Racing and it received “rave reviews” from people that tried it out. They tested the game in several locations

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DreamArcades Cabaret model 2.0 now available

DreamArcades Cabaret model 2.0 now available

Shaggy May 8, 2007 0

Not up to building your own MAME cabinet? As home arcade cabinets that bunch a lot of games into one cabinet are all the rage these days, there are plenty of companies willing to

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Mario Kart GP 2 available, new features listed

Mario Kart GP 2 available, new features listed

Shaggy May 6, 2007 0

Once again BHM Vending seems to have the leg up on other distributors (or they just happen to update their website more frequently) when it comes to the hot new arcade games that will

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Look out DDR: LightSpace technology can bring other types of foot-controlled games to the arcade

Look out DDR: LightSpace technology can bring other types of foot-controlled games to the arcade

Shaggy May 5, 2007 3

For years Dance Dance Revolution (and similar clones) has reigned supreme in the video game world when it comes to foot-controlled video games. Well move over DDR because here comes LightSpace. Lightspace is an

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Could the future of coin-op be e-payment? With Mastercard's help it could be.

Could the future of coin-op be e-payment? With Mastercard's help it could be.

Shaggy May 3, 2007 3

One of the primary pinnacles of the coin-op industry has always been the item that gives the industry it’s name – the coin. However with recent developments in the food vending industry and the

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Strobing Marquees in the Gameroom

Strobing Marquees in the Gameroom

Shaggy April 26, 2007 0

I guess this will be our ‘time waster’ for the week. Here is a video on YouTube that shows an arcade collectors game room where he has set up 36 marquees around the room

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