Pinball Designer & Legend Barry Oursler Passes Away At 70
Sad news hit the wires today that we’ve lost another legend in pinball, this time it is Barry Oursler. He had been battling cancer for the past 9 years; He was 70. Barry startedRead More »
2021 Year-In-Review With The Top 10 Posts
Welcome to something of an annual tradition here at Arcade Heroes, albeit something sort of rare on my part – a Top 10 list. I’m not big on such lists since most of themRead More »
Arcade Heroes Turns 15
It’s December 3rd, and where it’s 2021, the site now marks 15 years in existence. Thank you for your support of the site over these many years. Here’s the first post ever published onRead More »
2020 Year-In-Review W/ Top 10 Posts
It’s the start of a new year, which means that it’s time to recap the arcade & pinball news from 2020. It goes without saying that last year was an anomaly in the 14Read More »
And we’re back!
ArcadeHeroes.com is back in action! My sincere thanks to everyone who messaged me about the site – it wasn’t hacked, but I was quite frustrated with the extreme slowdown that the site was frequentlyRead More »
The 10 Most Read Arcade Stories Of 2019 Are…
It’s almost time to ring in a new year and a new decade, so with that, let’s do a recap of the stories that beamed across our computer screens from the wonderful world ofRead More »
Newsbytes: A Personal Arcade Experience; Exa-Arcadia Update; Sega’s Execution & More
Hello there boys and girls, and welcome to another exciting edition of Newsbytes. It’s been a little bit since we’ve done this due to the work needed on IAAPA videos, but note that IRead More »
As Arcade Heroes Turns 13, Let’s Find Out Your Game of the Decade!
December 3rd seems to be an important date for game history. In 1979, the Intellivision game console was launched; in 1994, the first Sony PlayStation launched. And on December 3rd 2006, this website launched!Read More »
Newsbytes: YT Milestone; Willy Crash Mini; Jurassic Park LE; Arcade Road Trip;
Welcome to another weekend and another Newsybtes. This is where I compile quick news that usually doesn’t need a full post to discuss it, so these are all combined together. It was a veryRead More »
And We’re Back!
Well that downtime was a load of fun…and hopefully will be avoided in the future. It appears that the main issues with the website have finally been resolved and the site (on my end)Read More »
Post Your High Scores To The Raw Thrills Hall Of Fame
For the past several years, many Raw Thrills arcade titles have incorporated a QR code score sharing system, where a user who finishes a game can whip out their smartphone, open a QR scannerRead More »
The Arcade Heroes 2018 Year-In-Review
2019 is upon us, which means that it is time to take a look back at the arcade, pinball and other amusement news of 2018. The State Of The Industry 2018 2018 has beenRead More »