Unless you have an entire basement at your disposal, I am afraid your dream of an 80s-style arcade center will not materialize. Space is one thing, the rarity of functional arcades is another and they are usually not cheap. Thankfully, there are quarter arcades from Numskull.
TAITO was known for many games in its heydays. Among them were games like Puzzle Bobble aka Bust-a-Move, Arkanoid, and the undisputed icons of the 70s arcade Space Invaders which have influenced a bunch of merch like board games, posters, and even a luxury watch. These games, which were childhood memories for many, are now …
Advanced software has enabled us to play 80s arcade games like Q*bert (aka Qbert) on our Android or iOS devices. But where’s the fun in that when part of the game’s essence was the good’ol arcade cabinet? Well, this is where Q*bert x RepliCade Standard Edition comes in.
Nostalgia sells. Especially in gaming. No matter how shiny modern games are, there is always a place for pixelated game graphics. Having said that, if nostalgic gaming is what you are after, there is an upcoming video game console that you may want to check out. It is called the EVERCADE VS Retro Video Game …
Good news, arcade cabinet enthusiasts. The 80s platform arcade game, Bubble Bobble is backed where it should be: arcade cabinet and you can own one without a whole lot of space too.
Yeah. The Dim Mak x Arcade1UP Street Fighter II Countercade is gone. We should have posted this when we saw it last week. Then again, at just US$199 per unit and only 30 units to go around, this arcade cabinet from Arcade1UP, produced in collaboration with Steve Aoki and Dim Mak, would have sold out …
Fans of retro arcade gaming will most certainly want to hear about Polycade. The Los Angeles-based company is on a mission to bring arcade to your home and the best part about it is, you have several options when it comes experiencing home arcade gaming.
Who wouldn’t want a bunch of arcade cabinets in their home? But given the size and cost of each machine, owning a bunch of them, or even just one, remains a pipe dream for many. But with the Super Impulse Miniature Classic Arcade Machines, you can create an arcade of your dream.
While the arcade of today may not be the same as the 80s or 90s, you can totally recreate that same vibe with the NeoGEo MVSX Home Arcade System – if you have the money and space to do so.
If Metal Slug-like pixelated side scrolling video game is your kind of game, then I think you will want to hear about this upcoming title from retro-style video game focused studio, Mega Cat Studios called Bite the Bullet.