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Newsbytes: Mario & Sonic 2020; CAX 2019; RIP Virtua Formula & More

Newsbytes: Mario & Sonic 2020; CAX 2019; RIP Virtua Formula & More

arcadehero July 27, 2019 2

Hello humble readers of the arcade world, and welcome to another exciting summer edition of Newsbytes. This is the last for July…yep, it’s already over. As we head into the winding down part of

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Raw Thrills Launches Advertising Kits For Injustice & Halo

Raw Thrills Launches Advertising Kits For Injustice & Halo

arcadehero July 26, 2019 2

Throughout the ages of arcade production, manufacturers have all had their own ways in going about promoting the content they make. Generally speaking, video games have seen a lot more efforts in this regard

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Pinball FX2 Spotted On Test At Dave & Busters

Pinball FX2 Spotted On Test At Dave & Busters

arcadehero July 25, 2019 4

[Thanks to Jdevy for the tip] Well, it seems the news this season is all about the new game tests. I’ll throw out the reminder once again that what’s shown here may not release

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Sega Announces Location Test For Mario & Sonic At The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Arcade

Sega Announces Location Test For Mario & Sonic At The Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games Arcade

arcadehero July 24, 2019 0

Back in 2016, Sega pulled an unexpected move and brought their Mario & Sonic collaboration to arcades. Sporting one of the longest titles in the biz, Mario & Sonic At The Rio 2016 Olympic

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Jurassic Park Revealed As Stern Pinball’s Next Title

Jurassic Park Revealed As Stern Pinball’s Next Title

arcadehero July 23, 2019 0

UPDATE: Stern has officially released details on Jurassic Park pinball. See below for updates! Rumors don’t seem to stay quiet for long in the pinball world, and the chatter has been heavily hinting at/implying

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Newsbytes: Dancerush & DDR A20 update; CAX2019; Moon-Themed Games

Newsbytes: Dancerush & DDR A20 update; CAX2019; Moon-Themed Games

arcadehero July 20, 2019 1

It’s time for another Newsbytes, where the pieces of news are quick, but all related to arcades. Dancerush Stardom Lands At Dave & Busters in San Diego I saw a lot of chatter on

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Stern Pinball Unveils A Home Model For Star Wars

Stern Pinball Unveils A Home Model For Star Wars

arcadehero July 18, 2019 4

It’s no secret that a large portion of the buyers for pinball machines are home owners & collectors. I’ve heard different numbers thrown around as to what the percentage is, but I’m sure it

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Fans Enjoy The Coca-Cola X Stranger Things UK Pop-Up Arcade For A Day

Fans Enjoy The Coca-Cola X Stranger Things UK Pop-Up Arcade For A Day

arcadehero July 13, 2019 1

Earlier this month, we were informed that Coca-Cola & Netflix were joining forces to do a pop-up arcade in Shoreditch, UK to promote the freshly launched season 3 of the hit show Stranger Things.

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Sega Launches New Promotion For ATV Slam

Sega Launches New Promotion For ATV Slam

arcadehero July 11, 2019 5

Earlier this year, Sega Amusements launched their newest racing simulator by the name of ATV Slam to the market. I’ve only had the opportunity to see it once at Amusement Expo 2019, where I

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Newsbytes: Shikhondo Red Purgatory; Do Racing Games Equal Bad Drivers & More

Newsbytes: Shikhondo Red Purgatory; Do Racing Games Equal Bad Drivers & More

arcadehero July 6, 2019 0

Hello dear readers, and welcome to another round of Newsbytes. There isn’t much to talk about this weekend Deer Farm Teases Q3 Release For Shikhondo Red Purgatory I wasn’t able to get around to

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Retro Raccoons Prepares To Hit The Market Via Incredible Technologies

Retro Raccoons Prepares To Hit The Market Via Incredible Technologies

arcadehero July 4, 2019 0

Happy Independence Day US readers! I hope you have a safe and happy holiday. If you aren’t in the US, then I still hope you have an awesome day and have the opportunity to

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Location Watch: Marcade (NJ); Arcade Vintage (Spain); Galaxy Arcade (UT); Pinz #4 (NY) & More

Location Watch: Marcade (NJ); Arcade Vintage (Spain); Galaxy Arcade (UT); Pinz #4 (NY) & More

arcadehero July 3, 2019 1

Welcome to another edition of Location Watch. Here, we take a look at all of the new arcade locations that have opened (or will soon open) their doors in recent times. I also will

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