ARCADE1UP’S NEW COMIC BOOK OFFERINGS INCLUDE COUNTER SIZED MARVEL AND TMNT CABINETS AND A HEAD-TO-HEAD MARVEL UNIT

Going into the busy holiday shopping season, Arcade1up’s major comic book video game offering this fall was once limited to their X-Men cabinet which includes the classic arcade game, Captain America and the Avengers, and Avengers in Galactic Storm. Now the maker of home cabinets have a few more units to add to their catalog…

REVIEW: TINY ARCADE TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES

Thanks once again to Shaun Musgrave for bringing this product to my attention. Follow him on Twitter HERE and read his work over at TouchArcade. Arcades, locations that people once had to visit, have found their ways into homes, and that’s not exactly a bad thing right now given the present state of the world.…

KONAMI’S TEENAGE MUTANT NINJA TURTLES JOINES THE TINY ARCADE LINE-UP

Arcade games have seen a resurgence in the home. Not only are there larger scale units like those produced by Arcade1up, but also smaller scale, desk-sized models like those made by Replicade and even tinier ones in Super Impulse’s Tiny Arcade brand that double as a keychain. Following in the steps of fellow cabinet designer Arcade1up,…

NON-E3 COMIC BOOK VIDEO GAME NEWS WRAP UP

Due to the ongoing COVD-19 pandemic, E3 had to be cancelled this year, but just because the massive trade show didn’t take place doesn’t mean there wasn’t some exciting news worth talking about, especially for those who love games based on comic books. On Wednesday, home arcade cabinet company Arcade1up showed off not one, but…

CHAPTER 5: ARCADES

There’s a terrific anime streaming on Netflix called High Score Girl. It’s a slice of life story about a budding relationship between two young kids but filtered through the ‘90’-s arcade scene, in particular the booming popularity of fighting games like Capcom’s Street Fighter II. Due to how authentic the show is of the era…

MARVEL VS. CAPCOM 2’S BIG PROBLEM

2020 is a big year for one of the most popular fighting games ever released. It was on this day in the year 2000 that Marvel vs. Capcom 2: New Age of Heroes released in arcades. The sixth entry in Capcom’s portfolio of Marvel Comics themed fighting games and the fourth in the “Vs. Series”, Marvel…