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Namco founder Masaya Nakamura passes away at age 91

Bandai Namco Entertainment announced that Masaya Nakamura, the man who founded Namco, passed away at the age 91. In 1955, Nakamura would create Nakamura Manufacturing, a company that made amusement

Windjammers and Ys Origin coming to PS4 and PS Vita next year

While there will always be video games that fans would love to see released, it doesn’t always happen. There is always that chance that it eventually will. During the PlayStation Showcase, Gio Corsi,

Round 1 to include Tekken 7 arcade machines this December

Japan and other parts of Asia already have a competitive scene for Tekken 7: Fated Retribution, thanks to the game being available at the arcades. While the game will see

Japan’s late-night arcade scene is a bust

By Imoto Arcade So right now I am visiting family in Japan, my yearly trip, but meanwhile, I’ve been creating a mini-series about the current look at arcade culture in

Nina Williams returns in Tekken 7: Fated Retribution

After Tekken 7: Fated Retribution was added into the lineup for this year’s Evolution 2016, Mark “MarkMan” Julio revealed a special trailer from Tekken producer Katsuhiro Harada introducing the next fighter to join

Ultimate SNK Humble Bundle Sale brings you over 20 games for $10

If you have ever played an arcade game back in the ’90s, chances are you played one of the SNK cabinets that featured two or three selectable titles including King of Fighters,

Gengar announced for Pokemon Fighting Game

Do you remember a few months back when Japan was going to get a Pokemon fighting game that was to be built on the Tekken engine? Well, we have some news on

Dissidia: Final Fantasy gets a how-to-play video

Over the weekend in Japan, Square Enix held a location test for the upcoming arcade game, Dissidia: Final Fantasy, which had plenty of positive feedback for the 3 vs 3 fighter.

Square Enix to release a Dissidia Final Fantasy arcade game

In 2009, Square Enix took the Final Fantasy series to a whole new stage in Dissida Final Fantasy for the PlayStation Portable. A prequel would follow two years later which added new playable

There is a Luigi’s Mansion Arcade game being developed by Capcom

Are you a fan of Luigi’s Mansion on the Gamecube and/or Luigi’s Mansion Dark Moon on the Nintendo 3DS? If so, be prepared for another adventure when you check out

Dave & Buster’s goes Hollywood!

Yes, they finally added something to the third floor of Hollywood and Highland in Hollywood that’s worthy of mention on our site. We can now rejoice because gamers and nerds

Celica A. Mercury and Lambda-11 being added to BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma

So it looks like Arc Systems Work has a few more surprises in store for fans of the arcade version of BlazBlue: Chrono Phantasma. Famitsu reports that a new update, which

A new Persona 4 Arena in the works

Arc System Works is currently on a roll when it comes to fighting games. Their next installment of the BlazBlue series, BlazBlue: Chronophantasma, releases in October in Japan for PlayStation 3

Collecting for Dragon’s Lair and Space Ace book review

If you’re familiar with video game history, you’ve probably heard of Dragon’s Lair. In an age when game avatars looked like LEGO pieces, Dragon’s Lair was a revelation in gaming.

Dave and Busters create a game contest: Win = Free Play for LIFE!

Do you love Dave and Busters but hate having to spend $40+ to get the most out of a night’s worth of games? Well, Comedy Central and Dave and Busters

NEOGEO X GOLD arcade console due out before Xmas

Remember when SNK used to put out consoles and those arcade machines packed with multiple games in one unit? Video game merchandise distributor Tommo does, and for the 20th anniversary

Persona 4 Arena gets a Hori Arcade Stick

Are you looking forward to the release of Persona 4 Arena (Persona 4: The Ultimate in Mayonaka Arena in Japan) in the summer? Well, if you were planning on customizing your stick

Madcatz Announces a Special Edition Dual Arcade Stick from 2 SFXT Fightstick V.S. and a Connector Kit

Remember the old arcade days standing shoulder to shoulder against your opponent, playing those fighting games? Well during CES Madcatz announced a very special connector kit that allows you to

Review: The Joystick-It from Thinkgeek

When the Ipad first hit the market it opened a floodgate of possibilities for third party accessory developers based on its gaming capabilities alone. You can’t get more nostalgic than