The Arcade Will Never Die! Star Wars: Battle Pod Is Out, Lets You Have 'Vader's Revenge'

The Arcade Will Never Die! Star Wars: Battle Pod Is Out, Lets You Have 'Vader's Revenge'

Bandai Namco released its first Star Wars game, Battle Pod, into arcades...wherever there are still arcades to be had. The dream lives, and there's even a new Darth Vader story mission to play.

by Steve Buja

Tekken 7

Tekken 7 Debuts New Middle Eastern Fighter Shaheen

Tekken 7 producer Katsuhiro Harada has announced an all new character for the fighting game. More than cat lady last year, this one is bound to cause controversy.

by Steve Buja

Tekken 7

Tekken 7 Leak Reveals Japanese Arcade Release Date, U.S. Fans Twiddle Thumbs In Anticipation Of Their Own Release Date

According to a new leak, Tekken 7 will hit arcades in Japan in February 2015, giving us a bit of a better idea of when we might see it come Stateside to arcades and consoles.

by Connor Sears

Tekken 7

Too Much Tekken 7 Goodness: New Character Claudio, First Gameplay Footage!

The Bandai Namco Tekken 7 playtests are happening this weekend, and you'll probably see more and more lucky Banapass holders putting footage up on YouTube, but enjoy your first look at a Bryant vs. Kazuya match right here! Plus, a pretty big part of the line-up is revealed, including new fighter Claudio.

by Luca Saitta

Tekken 7

What Do We Know Of Tekken 7 So Far?

The seventh installment of the legendary fighting game's main series from Bandai Namco will see release in 2015, but what do we already know?

by Luca Saitta

Pokken Tournament

Isn't It Weird That Pokken Tournament Exists? Katsuhiro Harada Think So Too!

Katsuhiro Harada is as stunned by Pokémon/Tekken mash-up fighter's existence as we are. In an interview with a Japanese gaming mag, he spilled the beans on some of the game's most surprising features and bumps along the way.

by Luca Saitta

Lara Croft And The Temple Of Osiris

Square Enix And Deep Silver Partner To Bring Epic Arcade Experience @ SDCC

San Diego Comic Con hasn't really been about comics for ages. Rather, it has become an all-encompassing nerd mecca that takes over the town of Saint D a for a few days in July. Square Enix and Deep Silver realize this all too well and are planning to set up a nerd oasis among the savage lands: an arcade full of games of their own making.

by Luca Saitta

Armor Attack

How Did You Spend Your Weekend? I Bet It Wasn't Playing an Arcade Game For 85 Straight Hours

John Salter of Oakland, Ohio broke the record for longest gameplay on a single quarter last week, and I'm somewhere between impressed and ashamed for him.

by Alex Wolfe

Pint-Sized Arcade Cabinets

Miniature Arcade Cabs Are Quality Craftmanship

Bring some really tiny quarters

by Luke Caulfield


Shigeru Miyamoto says that future of F-Zero franchise uncertain

Legendary Nintendo game designer Shigeru Miyamoto is unsure of the direction the futuristic racing series should go.

by Ural Garrett

Street Fighter the movie

It Came From Netflix: Street Fighter

The fighting genre's first crack at a movie adaptation featured Capcom's classic series and it was so bad, it was good.

by Ural Garrett

State of Decay Airplane

'State of Decay' For Xbox Live Is Coming In June, More Gameplay Revealed [Trailer]

'State of Decay' lets you kill zombies. Alone.

by Trevor Ruben

'Cut the Rope' arcade machine

'Angry Birds' Coming To Arcade Machines

Rovio's 'Angry Birds' will be available on Dream Arcades' home cabinets. What other smartphone games should make the leap?

by Kamau High

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