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Last week on Arcade Heroes

March 25, 2008

Another interesting week, last week. We got some good feedback on what you all thought of Sega’s RaceTV, we had news of a new Global VR game based on the 2006 console release; NFS Carbon, as well as a new mystery game coming from Signature Devices. Thanks to Shaggy for keeping the news flowing. Enjoyed my long Easter weekend a little too much :-) hope you all did too.

Sega Race TV – your opinions

Location Review – Sunrise Fun Centre

Full details on Taito’s re-branding strategy

Ultar of the Unnamed – Casting Call

Hardcore Gamer w/Nascar Review

Shaggy’s Review: Blazing Angels

Need for Speed Carbon coming to Arcades

Signature Devices mysterious new arcade game

King of Fighters XII screenshots

Sega Amusements USA management reshuffle

Missing in Action; Tanks, Planes, Mechs & More

Konami Testing GTI Club sequel

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Last week on Arcade Heroes

March 10, 2008

Last week we had mums fighting for thier kids to play arcade games, Japanese fighting to play SF4 (well the would fight if they weren’t so polite) and we had the Conservatives fighting for arcades. Hit the break to see all of last weeks stories.

Moms get into fight over arcade game at Chuck E. Cheese

Initial D 4 coming to PS3

Forbes – Arcade Games Make A Comeback

Tank Adventure and Drum Party

Missing in Action: Scrolling Fighters

Anti-violent video game laws brewing in state legislatures – what effect on coin-op?

The Eat Me LED pegboard design project

The Matrix Arcade cabinet

UK Conservatives Want to Help Struggling Arcades

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Last week on Arcade Heroes

March 2, 2008

So we had some SF4 news, as always. We saw some interesting news about the possibility of a new Sega Rally coming our way and Shaggy put up a review of Rip Off for our reading pleasure. In fact Shaggy put up all but one of the posts this week, so big thanks to him for covering for me while I’ve been busy.

SFIV video shows 2p cab, discusses US released

LightSpace at IHRSA 2008

Play Value Redeems itself with new arcade video

Pricing for Blazing Angels and UFO Stomper

Sega testing new Sega Rally racer in UK arcades?

Tekken 6 – Artificial Shortage by Namco?

Shaggy’s Review: Rip Off by Cinematronics

Golden Tee to be featured at all Chicago Rush home games

Sega’s RaceTV and Primeval Hunt now available in the US

Even more Street Fighter IV News

King of Fighters XII English Trailer

76 “Mom and Pop” Japanese Game Centers

Play-On – arcade development system from Italy (w/ new arcade games)

Sega Europe launches Primeval Hunt Mini-Site

Battle Lines – Arcade Street Fighter IV Rocks GDC!

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Last week on Arcade Heroes

February 24, 2008

Heres a quick roundup of last weeks stories. Obviously there has been a lot going on with AOU. But that’s not all that’s been popular on the site. We had a couple of interesting pieces from The Stinger Report, as well as an update on Shaggy’s arcade. Also there was my long awaited review of one of the arcades I visited in Australia. Hit the links to check out the stories from last week.

Location Review – Galaxy World, Sydney

Street Fighter IV “definently” coming to US arcades

AOU attendance rises by 10,000

Taito expands their FEC business in Japan

It takes patience to start a new business (update on my arcade)

Shrek Pinball Prototype

AOU 2008 ends on a high note and AOU Booth Babes

Arcade Extinction Vs Revolution

Dave and Busters looking to reduce debt and exploring a sale?

Arcade Fighting games in 2008 – Revival? Revolution? Renaissance?

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