A lot of new venue/location news lately has been from venues opening in IL but while IL sees a little boom in venues that does not mean that other areas do not have something going on.
A new venue is prepping to open its doors in Tarpon Springs, FL which is outside of Tampa. They are going by the name of Replay Amusement Museum which promises “an amusement museum of over 80 pinball games, video games and other coin-op amusements from the past.” It is a non-profit organization that is gathering support from the local pinball/arcade community in the region. They already have a sizable list of games which include: (Pinball) X-MEN LE, Avengers Pro, Star Trek Pro, Spiderman, Lord of the Rings, The Simpsons Pinball Party, Wizard of Oz ECLE, Harley Davidson Sega, Medieval Madness , Theatre of Magic, Tales Of The Arabian Knights, Addams Family, Whitewater, Creature from the Black Lagoon, Twilight Zone, Star Trek The Next Generation, NBA Fastbreak, Terminator 2, Funhouse, Bride of Pinbot and more.
For the video arcade side: Pacman, Ms. Pacman, Donkey Kong, Donkey Kong Jr., Super Mario Bros, Tron,
Discs of Tron, Star Wars Upright, Star Wars Cockpit, Tempest, Major Havoc, Q*bert, Marble Madness, Dig Dug, Arkanoid, Off-Road, Golden Tee Complete, Silver Strike, Mortal Kombat II, Tekken 5, Street Fighter Vs. X-Men, Super Street Fighter II, Neo Geo, Skeeball x 4 and more.
Here is their main website and you can also follow them on their Facebook page here. We wish them the best of luck and as always, if you live in the area or are passing through, drop by and check them out!