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Big Newsbytes: IAAPA22 Updates; The Last Ridge Racer; Michael Jackson/Sega Discovery; Headlines & More

Big Newsbytes: IAAPA22 Updates; The Last Ridge Racer; Michael Jackson/Sega Discovery; Headlines & More

arcadehero December 10, 2022 2

Welcome to Newsbytes, a curated collection of news from around the world of arcade & pinball. This post has been on the backburner since the weekend before IAAPA started but there has been so

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Spooky Pinball To Launch Scooby-Doo! Where Are You?

Spooky Pinball To Launch Scooby-Doo! Where Are You?

arcadehero December 7, 2022 2

“Boo-tique” pinball makers Spooky Pinball are at it again and this time they’ve taken on a beloved classic cartoon that generally had a spooky theme to it, Scooby-Doo!. This is not based upon any

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Toaplan Returning To The Arcade With Batsugun Exa Label

Toaplan Returning To The Arcade With Batsugun Exa Label

arcadehero December 1, 2022 0

If you’re a seasoned fan of arcade games, particularly of the shoot ’em up (“shmup”) genre, then the name Toaplan likely conjures up some warm gaming memories. The company was a trailblazer in the

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The IAAPA 2022 Pre-Game Show

The IAAPA 2022 Pre-Game Show

arcadehero November 10, 2022 0

Welcome to the annual IAAPA preview, 2022 edition. Here, I will lay out everything I know about what will be at the IAAPA 2022 tradeshow that takes place from Nov. 14-18th in Orlando, FL.

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Newsbytes: Dead Heat Unleashed; Pinball Expo 2022; Headlines

Newsbytes: Dead Heat Unleashed; Pinball Expo 2022; Headlines

arcadehero October 23, 2022 1

Welcome to Newsbytes, your sometimes weekly look at quick pieces of news from around the world of arcade & pinball. This week’s a little bit short but there are some things worth getting to

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More Details Unveiled On Raw Thrills’ Fast & Furious Arcade

More Details Unveiled On Raw Thrills’ Fast & Furious Arcade

arcadehero October 7, 2022 0

Those looking forward to Raw Thrills’ next racer can rejoice, as we have more details to share thanks to the launch of a product page on Raw Thrills’ main website. 100 units have initially

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Injustice Arcade Series 4 Cards Launched; New Fast & Furious Cabinet Shot

Injustice Arcade Series 4 Cards Launched; New Fast & Furious Cabinet Shot

arcadehero September 30, 2022 0

As we end September and approach IAAPA, arcade news tends to pick up a little, although the way things are shaking out economically, I’m not anticipating it being as strong as it was say

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Newsbytes: 007 Pinball Leaks; Dave & Busters Expands Internationally; Al Kress Passing; More

Newsbytes: 007 Pinball Leaks; Dave & Busters Expands Internationally; Al Kress Passing; More

arcadehero September 17, 2022 1

Welcome to Newsbytes, a curated look at arcade & pinball news from around the world and wrapped up into one post. It’s been a little bit since we had one of these but I’ve

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IAAPA Expo Europe 2022 Gets Underway

IAAPA Expo Europe 2022 Gets Underway

arcadehero September 12, 2022 0

Amusements operators and manufacturers in Europe are descending upon London today as the 2022 European conference and expo by IAAPA gets underway. I am unable to attend myself but I have some proxies there

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UNIS Unveils IAAPA Europe Expo 2022 Line-up

UNIS Unveils IAAPA Europe Expo 2022 Line-up

arcadehero September 3, 2022 0

Following Sega’s announcement the other day of their upcoming IAAPA Europe Expo presence, now UNIS has sent out an email detailing most of what they will have at the same show. We’ve had some

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Newsbytes: P-47 Aces Test; New Redemption Games On Test; FarcryVR; More

Newsbytes: P-47 Aces Test; New Redemption Games On Test; FarcryVR; More

arcadehero August 27, 2022 1

Welcome to Newsbytes, a post that curates news from around the wonderful world of video arcade games and pinball machines. Posted to the weekend for your reading and viewing enjoyment, let’s see what’s been

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Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica Now Available For Arcades

Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica Now Available For Arcades

arcadehero July 29, 2022 0

The 24th game for the exA-Arcadia system is now shipping thanks to the release of Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica. Orders have already been filled in Japan with at least 21 locations there already featuring

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