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Atari’s Asteroids Recharged Is Coming To Amusement Expo 2024

Atari’s Asteroids Recharged Is Coming To Amusement Expo 2024

arcadehero March 18, 2024 4

Last week, the news dropped that newcomer Alan-1 had signed a partnership deal with Atari to bring ten of their “Recharged” games to the coin-op arcade market. With the Amusement Expo 2024 trade show

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Newsbytes Spring Show Edition – Getting Hype For Amusement Expo

Newsbytes Spring Show Edition – Getting Hype For Amusement Expo

arcadehero March 17, 2024 0

Welcome to a special end of Winter edition of Newsbytes, a post where we curate news from around the world of arcades and pinball. Amusement Expo 2024 starts this week and thus is a

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exA-Arcadia Set To Unveil New Games At EVO Japan 2024

exA-Arcadia Set To Unveil New Games At EVO Japan 2024

arcadehero March 13, 2024 0

While a lot of focus on the blog will surround Amusement Expo 2024 over the course of the next couple of weeks, another event is approaching fast that will also contain some arcade goodness

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Raw Thrills Gets A New Website; Godzilla VR Update

Raw Thrills Gets A New Website; Godzilla VR Update

arcadehero March 13, 2024 0

We’re a week out from Amusement Expo 2024, and while some news that should pop up over that time involves games, there can be other things to discuss – such as Raw Thrills’ new

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Atari Is Returning To Arcades With New Alan-1 Partnership

Atari Is Returning To Arcades With New Alan-1 Partnership

arcadehero March 12, 2024 4

The arcade business has been around for a while now, but the video side of the business really got started, of course, when Atari released PONG in 1972. After a slew of other successful

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LAI Games Officially Unveils Smash DX

LAI Games Officially Unveils Smash DX

arcadehero March 1, 2024 0

With trade show season upon us, it is time for a few new games. The first of the bunch is Smash DX, coming to us from LAI Games and the Chinese amusement factory Superwing.

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Trade Show Updates: Family Entertainment Expo; IAAPI; DEAL; Amusement Expo

Trade Show Updates: Family Entertainment Expo; IAAPI; DEAL; Amusement Expo

arcadehero February 28, 2024 0

It’s trade show season right now in the amusement industry, and the time has come for us to look at what is going on at FEExpo (Italy); IAAPI (India); DEAL (Dubai); and Amusement Expo

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Super Blaster Now Available; Raw Thrills’ TMNT Arcade Goes Home

Super Blaster Now Available; Raw Thrills’ TMNT Arcade Goes Home

arcadehero February 27, 2024 1

We have a couple of pieces of arcade news to discuss today, so let’s dive in. First, I’ll discuss the new arcade machine available from Trio-Tech, then we’ll get into the TMNT news. Super

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New Arcade Directory: BlueBurst

New Arcade Directory: BlueBurst

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Welcome to a new week, although the last one of this slightly longer month. Let’s start things off with a new website that can help players, collectors and operators in finding their out-of-home entertainment

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Newsbytes: Mystery Game; Bay Tek Buys MajorMega; RIP Mike Jang; Headlines & Much More

Newsbytes: Mystery Game; Bay Tek Buys MajorMega; RIP Mike Jang; Headlines & Much More

arcadehero February 24, 2024 0

Welcome to Newsbytes, a post that curates arcade and pinball news from around the world. After a slight prolonged new year lull with one or two notable exceptions, we had a sudden burst in

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Visiting Motorland Sakura In Apex Rebels

Visiting Motorland Sakura In Apex Rebels

arcadehero February 21, 2024 0

The other day I had received some new screenshots from Sega’s newest arcade racer called Apex Rebels. Today is the follow-up, as we explore one track that was not available in the game at

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Touhou Scarlet Diabolique Fantastica The Focus Of The First exALive

Touhou Scarlet Diabolique Fantastica The Focus Of The First exALive

arcadehero February 21, 2024 2

It’s been a little bit since we’ve had some news from exA-Arcadia, with their most recent game release taking place in December with Arcana Heart 3 Xtend.  Now they are gearing up for their

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