Archive for June 25, 2007

California Extreme Games Show wants your input

June 25, 2007


The Extreme Team announced today some extra details about their upcoming event (for the uninitiated, CA Extreme is an event where arcade gamers get together to game primarily on coin-op machines).

Here’s the rundown of the announcement:

-They want input on the speakers and seminars for two new events that will premier at the show this year.

-The two events are SuperTech Summit and Docent Tours (also known as Birds on a Feather Groups) The first will be a seminar event where technicians will get together to share information and tricks of the trade of working on and repairing coin-op games. The second will provide tours around the show that will showcase specific types of games, such as vector games.

-The California Extreme Film Festival should have some interesting arcade related films to show off at the show.

-The Arcade Trivia Challenge Contest. Test your knowledge and win prizes!

Read the whole press release after the post break or if you wish to contact CA Extreme with your nominations, visit their website on the link below.

[California Extreme Website] [Discuss on the Forum]


Three New Games Listed On Highway Games

June 25, 2007

Lightspace Play


Lightspace Play is an LED based interactive games and fitness platform that
can be used by children and adults alike. The system combines the latest display and interactive technologies to produce a recreational experience that will provide hours of fun. The system is capable of storing and running a potentially limitless variety of games and interactive programs that can be used by any number of participants simultaneously.

Mario Kart Arcade GP 2

Mario Kart 2 features 32 variations of courses across eight different worlds and is a phenomenon that comes complete with a ready-made fan base. With the ability to link up to four players, multi-player is a blast, and is even more than before in single play. Mario Kart 2 features not only the familiar characters such as Mario, Luigi and Yoshi, but also welcomes new characters from Bandai, including Pac Man and popular Tamagotchi character Mamechilis.

Farcry Paradise Lost

Paradise Lost is Global VR’s new shooter, which takes players to a tropical island paradise gone awry. Paradise Lost is inspired by Ubisoft’s hit game Far Cry Instincts, and is billed by Global VR as a super-deluxe shooter, as it is one of the few games ever manufactured that offer players a sit-down shooting experience.

Head over there now to read more.