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4-player Arcade Shoot ‘Em Up, P-47 Aces Mk. II, Now Up For Pre-Order

4-player Arcade Shoot ‘Em Up, P-47 Aces Mk. II, Now Up For Pre-Order

arcadehero August 17, 2022 0

ExA-Arcadia has listed their 25th game up for pre-order, P-47 Aces Mk. II. Originally released to arcades by NMK/Jaleco back in 1995, players take control of a propellor plane and go to war against

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Newsbytes: ICE Does Dodgeball; IGS Does Snowmobiles; Arcadro Coin Pusher; Minecraft Dungeons AC V2; & More

Newsbytes: ICE Does Dodgeball; IGS Does Snowmobiles; Arcadro Coin Pusher; Minecraft Dungeons AC V2; & More

arcadehero August 14, 2022 0

Welcome to Newsbytes, a post that curates news from around the wonderful world of video arcade games and pinball machines. Let’s see what’s going on out there… Dodgeball – Ultimate Arena Pops Up On

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Arcade Update: Nidhogg II & Zombie Bowling Release; Asphalt 9 Legends Arcade VR On Test

Arcade Update: Nidhogg II & Zombie Bowling Release; Asphalt 9 Legends Arcade VR On Test

arcadehero August 9, 2022 1

The blog has been quiet for the past week since I’ve been away on vacation but news in the arcade world hasn’t stopped. Let’s see what’s come to light while I’ve been out ‘n

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Newsbytes: CAX 2022; Firestone Halts Lending; TekyGo!; Japan Updates & More

Newsbytes: CAX 2022; Firestone Halts Lending; TekyGo!; Japan Updates & More

arcadehero July 30, 2022 1

Welcome to Newsbytes, a curation of news & videos from around the wonderful world of arcades & pinball. I’m trying to complete another Location Watch post as well but am also looking to do

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Western Arcade Games News: Galaxy Rangers Headed Stateside; Astro Ninja Man Exa on Test; Namco Testing Gashapon

Western Arcade Games News: Galaxy Rangers Headed Stateside; Astro Ninja Man Exa on Test; Namco Testing Gashapon

arcadehero July 27, 2022 0

More gaming goodness is headed to arcades here in the West, so let’s dive into it: Galaxy Rangers Coming To The US Via Coastal Amusements Jdevy found something interesting that I had just brought

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Game Updates For Europe: Galaxy Rangers; Dream Ball, & Slime Busters (Bonus: DDR Updates)

Game Updates For Europe: Galaxy Rangers; Dream Ball, & Slime Busters (Bonus: DDR Updates)

arcadehero July 22, 2022 0

A few games popped up on the YouTube channel for UK-based distributor UDC this week so let’s give some love to our friends in Europe and highlight what new arcade games they have in

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More Details For Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica & P-47 Aces Mk. II On exA-Arcadia

More Details For Touhou Perfect Sakura Fantastica & P-47 Aces Mk. II On exA-Arcadia

arcadehero July 20, 2022 3

exA-Arcadia has made two big announcements for a pair of shoot ’em up games coming to their platform soon, with location tests happening in Japan over the next week. Both games are remakes of

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Newsbytes: SFGE 2022; New Asteroids Arcade Game; TRON’s 40th & More

Newsbytes: SFGE 2022; New Asteroids Arcade Game; TRON’s 40th & More

arcadehero July 16, 2022 2

Welcome to Newsbytes, a post for the weekend that curates news from around the arcade & pinball world to for your reading pleasure. Let’s get to it: Southern Fried Gaming Expo 2022 Is Underway

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VRsenal Unveils Rhythmatic 2

VRsenal Unveils Rhythmatic 2

arcadehero June 28, 2022 0

It can seem odd when a game gets a sequel less than a year after the original launched but it isn’t unheard of – it tends to be a major update rather than a

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Happy Video Arcade Day As Atari Turns 50

Happy Video Arcade Day As Atari Turns 50

arcadehero June 27, 2022 1

Being that we’re at the forefront here of arcade gaming here, I’ve taken the liberty in the past to declare today “International Video Arcade Day.”  Today is chosen as that day as June 27th

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Bowl Expo 2022: The Preview

Bowl Expo 2022: The Preview

arcadehero June 23, 2022 0

Another amusement-related trade show is upon us and while this one has generally not been given high prominence among our industry in the past, this year is very different. I’m not sure why that

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Newsbytes: Storm Rider 2 Test; Noisz ArcCoda Launch; Leaderboards For Stern; Dodgeball for ICE & More

Newsbytes: Storm Rider 2 Test; Noisz ArcCoda Launch; Leaderboards For Stern; Dodgeball for ICE & More

arcadehero June 19, 2022 2

Welcome to Newsbytes, a post of curated content from around the world of arcades & pinball. There are a few items of note for this weekend, although before that, Happy Father’s Day to any

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