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Rolling Stones Pinball in action

arcadehero February 1, 2011 1

BMI Gaming has posted a 4 minute video of Stern’s latest pin, The Rolling Stone to their Youtube channel, along with some comments on how the game plays. One comment made on the videos

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AOU 2011 special sites starting to pop up

AOU 2011 special sites starting to pop up

arcadehero January 31, 2011 1

Every year, we start out with a few months of arcade shows to look forward to as companies give us a look at what games they have to offer at the beginning of the

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The 2011 Reflec Beat Taiwan Grand Prix taking place Feb. 12th

The 2011 Reflec Beat Taiwan Grand Prix taking place Feb. 12th

arcadehero January 31, 2011 1

(Thanks for the info Rico) Konami’s latest concept in rhythm gaming, Reflec Beat, has landed in Taiwan and Konami Asia along with the Saint-Fun Corporation are already preparing to hold a tournament for the

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What are your top 5 light-gun arcade games?

arcadehero January 29, 2011 20

(Thanks for the tip igo) I’m not a big fan of Top X lists because for me my favorite games aren’t set in stone but sometimes it’s fun to chat about some of the

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Watch some arcades and pins get thrown off a building

arcadehero January 29, 2011 5

I couldn’t pass up the latest controversy to be found in arcade collecting circles, this just posted video of some 2 year old footage of a company known as TNT Amusements throwing some select

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Adrenaline Amusement’s TouchFX now available

Adrenaline Amusement’s TouchFX now available

arcadehero January 29, 2011 1

One of the nice surprises about IAAPA this past November was the appearance of a new product by Adrenaline Amusements, a company based out of Toronto, Canada. It was called TouchFX and it offered

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Namco releases promo iPad/iPhone app for Pac-Man Battle Royale

Namco releases promo iPad/iPhone app for Pac-Man Battle Royale

arcadehero January 27, 2011 12

(Picture of the development version) Here’s a fantastic new idea for marketing a coin-op game, by using an app for a popular portable device to draw attention to a particular game. Namco America has

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EAG 2011 Pictures from The Stinger Report

EAG 2011 Pictures from The Stinger Report

arcadehero January 27, 2011 2

It’s become tradition for us to share with you pictures of a trade show event provided to us by The Stinger Report and with this week’s EAG 2011, we’re happy to continue with that

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Taito’s Elevator Action Death Parade now available in the UK and US

Taito’s Elevator Action Death Parade now available in the UK and US

arcadehero January 26, 2011 6

(Stock photo of the game at the Trocadero) When the Trocadero in London got their hands on Taito’s light-gun based sequel to their Elevator Action series, Elevator Action: Death Parade, it appeared that the

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EAG News: Andamiro introducing new GX cabinet for Pump It Up

EAG News: Andamiro introducing new GX cabinet for Pump It Up

arcadehero January 25, 2011 6

Today in London an annual coin-op game/amusement expo called EAG 2011 kicked off and as such expect to see coverage from that show popping up on the site over the next few days as

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Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Versus Kits coming soon

Super Street Fighter IV Arcade Versus Kits coming soon

arcadehero January 25, 2011 6

Alternate Headline: Capcom finally comes to their senses. The biggest issue I have had with SFIV and SSFIV arcade editions has been Capcom’s way of handling the release. Instead of creating a couple of

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New footage of Andamiro’s Pump It Up Fiesta EX 2011

arcadehero January 24, 2011 1

They teased it last November and now Andamiro has released a full trailer for their latest dance title, Pump It Up Fiesta EX 2011. While the game doesn’t have a release date quite yet,

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