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An arcade game or coin-op is a coin-operated entertainme...

wikipedia - 21 Sep 2016
An arcade game or coin-op is a coin-operated entertainment machine typically installed in public businesses such as restaurants, bars and amusement arcades. Most arcade games are video games, pinball machines, electro-mechanical games, redemption games or merchandisers. While exact dates are debated, the golden age of arcade video games is usually defined as a period beginning sometime in the late 1970s and ending sometime in the mid-1980s. Excluding a brief resurgence in the early 1990s, the
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You're Not an Arcade Geek Unless You Played This Game

America's Best Racing - 15 Nov 2017
It was the biggest arcade game I had ever seen. It had a giant screen that was surrounded by rows of several video terminals with their own seats. On the big screen was a horse race, albeit rendered in what were already outdated graphics by 2005. On ...
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'Atari: Centipede' Brings Arcade Thrills to the Tabletop

GeekDad (blog) - 16 Nov 2017
Atari: Centipede, a new game from IDW Games, is the cardboard version of one of the more popular 8-bit arcade games, Atari's Centipede. In the arcade version, players would control a character at the bottom of the screen with a trackball. You could ...
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Co-op arcade game Killer Queen has Madison players buzzing - 09 Nov 2017
“Before I played Killer Queen, I wasn't a big arcade person,” she said. She was introduced to the game on a trip back to California with Bakin. “I was used to being at home on my couch playing Xbox. Playing KQ, having ten friends and playing this game ...
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There's a New 'Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles' Arcade Game Coming

Popular Mechanics - 23 Oct 2017
A new Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles arcade game is in the works, built by arcade game company Raw Thrills. The game, first reported on by Arcade Heroes, is being pitched as a spiritual successor to the fan favorite TMNT game first released in 1989.
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A Game for Every Weirdo at Fantastic Arcade

Austin Chronicle - 16 Nov 2017
Supposedly there are two types of people in the world: those who play video games and those who don't. At Fantastic Arcade that latter group is better defined as those who haven't found the right game yet. The annual event – that broke away from its ...
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Another video game-turned-movie might turn out to be a flop

Time Out (blog) - 17 Nov 2017
A list of game adaptation movies seems to never stop growing. In the past years, we saw films like Assassin's Creed, Warcraft, Resident Evil and Tomb Raider. The latest kid joining the club unexpectedly turns out to be classic arcade game Rampage, with ...
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Mario Party arcade machine to be localised for the West

Destructoid - 17 Nov 2017
Along with the audio/visual translation, the gameplay is reportedly being streamlined to be more in keeping with the West's view of arcades as a short-but-fun side-attraction -- whereas in Japan a trip to the arcade can be a sit-down, day-long experience.
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Classic Arcade Machines Make a Come Back $100 a Pop - 08 Nov 2017
Removed from context the Centipede machine would look like the sort I've seen in countless old arcades before. A bit cleaner, a bit tidier, free of cigarette scars and shoe-leather scuff marks, but a Centipede. Prychak fiddles with the back and the ...
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Housemarque says it's leaving arcade-style games behind

Polygon - 01 Nov 2017
Housemarque, the Finnish studio best known for explosive action games like Super Stardust, Resogun and Nex Machina, says it's no longer developing that style of arcade-inspired game. While the developer has received critical acclaim for its work, ...
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An Interview with Yoshiro Kimura from Onion Games, Part Two

Touch Arcade - 17 Nov 2017
I was recently invited to visit the headquarters of Onion Games in Tokyo to have a sit-down interview with its founder, Mr. Yoshiro Kimura. Onion Games is the developer behind the recent arcade-puzzle game Million Onion Hotel [$3.99]. They also ...
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TEMPEST Will Be RepliCade's Next Mini Arcade Recreation

Nerdist - 29 Oct 2017
Earlier this month, the RepliCade X Centipede captured our attention with its incredibly detailed recreation of a real Centipede arcade cabinet along with a playable version of the game itself. After less than a week on Kickstarter, the mini Centipede ...

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