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ArcadeShop.com to sell "Donkey Kong 2: Jumpman Returns" on Aug. 20th

ArcadeShop.com to sell "Donkey Kong 2: Jumpman Returns" on Aug. 20th

Shaggy July 31, 2007 0

  ArcadeShop.com unveiled that they will be selling a hack of Donkey Kong called Donkey Kong 2: Jumpman Returns starting on August 20th. The hack has been in the works for the past two

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Capcom's new 2D fighter Basara X website update

Capcom's new 2D fighter Basara X website update

Shaggy July 27, 2007 1

The website for Cacpom’s upcoming arcade fighter (which remember, is NOT Street Fighter 4) Basara X (from my understanding, this is based on the Devil Kings series, if I am wrong please correct me)

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HardCore Gamer Vol. 3 Issue 2 out, arcade preview The Act

HardCore Gamer Vol. 3 Issue 2 out, arcade preview The Act

Shaggy July 26, 2007 0

Hardcore Gamer 26 is out and this month I cover the upcoming and innovative arcade title The Act. If you’re interested in other things than arcade games, they have plenty of that too. 😛

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America's Army Coming to Arcades

America's Army Coming to Arcades

Shaggy July 20, 2007 36

[Thanks to The Stinger Report] In a surprise announcement today, GlobalVR revealed that they are working with the US Army to bring America’s Army to arcades. The game is going to feature eight training

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KOFMIA update (videos, command list)

KOFMIA update (videos, command list)

Shaggy July 18, 2007 1

The KOFMIA official website has been updated in what I assume is one of the last major updates prior to the game’s official Japanese release. They have added a video of the opening sequence

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Arcade Culture essay at insomnia.ac

Arcade Culture essay at insomnia.ac

Shaggy July 17, 2007 0

  [Via Insomnia.ac] ” [It] is the observation that games released in the arcades are of a much higher quality, on average, than games released for the home console market. In other words, if

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Oriental Legend 2 website update

Oriental Legend 2 website update

Shaggy July 16, 2007 0

  IGS has updated its website for the upcoming brawler Oriental Legends 2. It now contains character profiles, a new video and even a little flash game where you can fighter against one of

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When a game room becomes an arcade

When a game room becomes an arcade

Shaggy July 14, 2007 0

While I don’t often post about game rooms I think this one is worthy enough for it as this guy has so many games that it’s more of an arcade than a game room.

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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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Updates at Coinopexpress, DDR and Battle Fantasia

Updates at Coinopexpress, DDR and Battle Fantasia

Shaggy July 12, 2007 0

The always interesting and popular distributor Coinopexpress has updated their website with a few new additions. First they have added Konami’s next DDR installment known as Dance Dance Revolution SuperNova 2 as a cab

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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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Chase HQ 2 coming soon (to the States)!

Chase HQ 2 coming soon (to the States)!

Shaggy July 7, 2007 2

BHM Vending has posted Chase HQ 2 on their site with a listing price of $8000. While they don’t list any other details it’s good to know that it will be headed to the

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