Sega's Sanguozhi War 2 video
Yes, you probably won’t see this outside of Japan ever but it’s still interesting to watch. I bet if they marketed this type of card game to the right people it could do wellRead More »
Panoramic Mech Simulator Arcades in Japan
(Click to enlarge) While these aren’t anything new (there is a review of these from sometime ago at insomnia.ac) they are always cool to look at and even cooler to play. Gizmodo takes aRead More »
45th AM Info Extravaganza!
A massive thanks has to go out to Arcade Renaissance for there extensive the 45th AM coverage. Check out the video’s below and to see more why not head of to Arcade Renaissance to see the crazy JapaneseRead More »
Uber Deluxe ID4 Piece
Here’s another tip from the brilliant Sara. “There was recently this article posted on Destructiod and I think you would want to know about it, its initial d version 4 but in full sizeRead More »
Arcade Culture essay at insomnia.ac
[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, ifRead More »
Getting the kids into the arcade and Mario Kart GP 3?
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 isRead More »
Arcade Too Loud? Try These
This is just another example of the difference between Japanese arcades and the rest of the world’s arcades. If you placed headphones on any game, in any arcade in the UK, I can guaranteeRead More »
Crazy Climber official website
Among the more surprising things to come out of AOU 2007 was the announcement of a new Crazy Climber game. Classic gamers may have memories of the original 1980 Crazy Climber as well asRead More »
Information on Kinnikuman Muscle Grand Prix 2
Remember the days when wrestling games were popular in arcades? It’s been quite a while since that era came to an end here in the States, but in Japan the genre still has plentyRead More »
Silent Hill Arcade Japanese release date and price
A price and release date for the Japanese version of Silent Hill Arcade in Japan has been unveiled: August 2007 for a price of ¥1,780,000 (roughly 14,675 USD). No new information on a releaseRead More »
Sega wants to massage your feet!?
Found this bizzare Sega creation over at UK Resistance Dear UKR, there is a Sega arcade in Shibuya that has this bizarro Sega-made foot massage machine called Ashipuri. You insert your money, stick yourRead More »