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2014-04-09 16:23:52

#RBI14 available on PlayStation®3, Xbox 360® & iPhone, iPad & iPod touch NEW YORK, April 9, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- R.B.I. Baseball 14 launched on the App Store earlier this morning, where it currently ranks as the highest-grossing sports game for both iPhone and iPad, and now is available across all of its launch platforms, including as a digital download on the PlayStation(®)3 computer entertainment system and the Xbox 360(®) games and entertainment system from Microsoft. The...

2014-03-27 12:33:20

Never Be Bored reports on Scott Tucker, a rising star in the competitive classic arcade game world. GLENDALE, Calif., March 27, 2014 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- By James Lowman A recent article on NeverBeBored.Net announces the rise of Scott Tucker in the competitive gaming world. According to Never Be Bored, Tucker's particular game of choice is Donkey Kong, and Tucker has his eyes on the coveted Donkey Kong high-score world record. Editors of Never Be Bored say that now is a better...

2014-03-19 23:02:25

Leading Insurance Technology Provider to Sponsor One of Seattle’s Premier Business Technology Events of 2014 BOTHELL, WA (PRWEB) March 19, 2014 Vertafore (http://www.vertafore.com), the leading provider of software that transforms the business of insurance, today announced its sponsorship of the third annual GeekWire Ping Pong & Anniversary Bash, taking place this Thursday, March 20 at Seattle’s Showbox SoDo from 4-8p.m. Vertafore is a tournament table sponsor, and is sending 8...

2014-03-17 23:22:50

Glowing mobile photo booth launched by Colorado based design company – Snapden – at WPPI trade show in Las Vegas, NV. The Snapden “Firefly” received rave reviews from spectators and media alike for its forward thinking and well-engineered design. Denver, Colorado (PRWEB) March 17, 2014 Snapden Photo Booths publically launched its 4th Generation Photo Booth Kiosk at Las Vegas trade show, WPPI on March 3rd 2014. Nicknamed “The Firefly” for its brightly glowing LED system,...

2014-03-11 20:23:22

Video Game on Cira Centre Will Have Players from Across the City Go Head-to-Head PHILADELPHIA, March 11, 2014 ­/PRNewswire/ -- Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) and Drexel University will once again partner to bring the thrill of arcade gaming to the side of a skyscraper. In a follow-up to the world record-setting game of Pong that kicked off Philly Tech Week in historic fashion last year, Drexel's Frank Lee, PhD, founder of Drexel's Entrepreneurial Game Studio is planning an even...

2014-02-27 23:21:58

Annual BOSA Awards for Arcade Machines and Amusements innovation, creativity and excellence announced jointly by BMIGaming.com and The Stinger Report. Boca Raton, Florida (PRWEB) February 27, 2014 Marking its third year, and now with strong worldwide amusement industry recognition, BMIGaming.com and The Stinger Report announced today the highly anticipated Best Of Show Arcade Machines Awards (BOSA) for 2014. The BOSA Awards recognizes the best of new arcade machine innovations and...

Despite A Soaring Success, Developer Pulls Flappy Bird App
2014-02-10 12:14:48

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online After a short, but highly successful run, the bare-bones smartphone game “Flappy Bird” was yanked from Google Play and Apple's App Store on Sunday. Simplistic in its design, the phenomenon surrounding the game became a case study in human psychology and what makes video games so addictive. The game’s Vietnamese creator Dong Nguyen signaled via Twitter that he was pulling the game from virtual store shelves on Saturday, by...

2013-12-18 08:26:03

Famed Defender and Robotron: 2084 Creator Honored at the 17(th) D.I.C.E. Awards Ceremony LOS ANGELES, Dec. 18, 2013 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The Academy of Interactive Arts & Sciences will honor game industry trailblazer Eugene Jarvis as its sixth Pioneer Award recipient. Jarvis is best known for his work in the arcade era, with such seminal games as Defender, Stargate, and Robotron: 2084. His work in the coin-op industry made an indelible mark on gaming with many of his...

2013-11-19 23:26:33

Industry leading custom ping pong paddle service PaddleYou announces new ping pong paddles, which are Made in New York, and an updated website with new features. New York, NY (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 Custom ping pong paddle service PaddleYou announced upgraded table tennis paddles that are Made in New York, the ping pong leader’s home state and still cost only $29. The new paddles feature better control, an all-black style designed to make user’s images look better, and are designed,...

2013-11-06 12:25:12

BURBANK, Calif., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- PETROL and NAMCO BANDAI Games America Inc.'s marketing group are reintroducing one of the most iconic gaming brands of all-time, PAC-MAN. PETROL has leveraged strategy, creative, and media in launching PAC-MAN(TM) and the Ghostly Adventures. Delivering a strategic creative approach across a wide spectrum, encompassing Brand Identity, Out of Home displays, and TV spots -- PETROL has positioned PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures as a...


Latest Arcade games Reference Libraries

Zeebo
2013-08-06 15:42:46

The Zeebo is a 3G enabled system for entertainment and educational use. It allows the user to play video games, connect to the Internet, and run educational programs. The unit was developed by Zeebo Inc. and announced in November 2008 in Brazil. It went on sale in limited supply on June 1, 2009. The original price was dropped twice by November 2009, and was distributed nationwide in December 2009. By August 2010 around 40 games were released and on September 1, 2010 Zeebo was going to add...

Coleco Gemini
2013-04-28 10:06:48

The Coleco Gemini is similar to the Atari 2600 video game console. The Gemini was manufactured by Coleco as the second generation game console using ROM cartridges. In 1982 Coleco produced an expansion module for the ColecoVision that was compatible with the Atari 2600. Atari tried to sue Coleco for patent infringement but lost, allowing Coleco to manufacture the Coleco Gemini. The Gemini had an 8 way joystick, attached on the top, and a 270-degree paddle on the bottom of the same...

ColecoVision
2013-03-16 09:15:20

The ColecoVision is a home game console produced by Coleco Industries and released in August 1982. Nintendo’s Donkey Kong was licensed to Coleco to be the official game pack cartridge with all ColecoVision consoles. By the end of 1982, more than 500,000 units were sold. Outside the United States, the console was sold as CBS ColecoVision. By early 1983 over one million total units were sold; but by the beginning of 1984 sales dramatically declined. By the summer of 1985 Coleco withdrew...

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2010-10-12 18:28:12

The Magnavox Odyssey, predating the Atari pong, was the world's first home video game console. It was released in 1972. Designed by Ralph Baer, the Odyssey prototype was called the Brown Box and is now in the Smithsonian Institute National Museum. It was also placed, by IGN in 2009, as one of the top 25 video game consoles of all time. Although many collectors think the Odyssey is analog, Baer considers it digital due to the electronic signals exchanged between various parts being binary....

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