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Will simplicity sell in the VR world?

Will simplicity sell in the VR world?

6 Jul, 2016
Simplistic games with direct objectives were a staple in the 80s, and the pick-up-and-play format translated beautifully to mobile-a platform on which this style of gaming experienced a renaissance. Now, fun and addictive apps like Candy Crush and Angry Birds that hark back to games like Tetris and Donkey Kong are at the forefront of the mobile gaming world. Will the basic formula incorporated by these games translate into virtual reality?
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Benchmark Goes "Xtreme" With Towering Dragon's Claw Crane

Benchmark Goes "Xtreme" With Towering Dragon's Claw Crane

6 Jul, 2016
Benchmark Games will debut its newest crane, Dragon's Claw, at next week's International Bowl Expo. The jumbo crane features a fierce dragon marquee that extends into a unique claw that is the dragon's talon itself.
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Bandai Namco Announced Pre-Orders For Star Wars: Battle Pod X-Wing Upgrade Kit

Bandai Namco Announced Pre-Orders For Star Wars: Battle Pod X-Wing Upgrade Kit

30 Jun, 2016
Bandai Namco Entertainment has announced that pre-orders are now available for their new Star Wars: Battle Pod upgrade kit.
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Elaut Filed Lawsuit Against S&B Entertainment

Elaut Filed Lawsuit Against S&B Entertainment

30 Jun, 2016
Elaut NV, and its exclusive U.S. licensee and distributor Elaut USA Inc., have filed a lawsuit in the U.S. District Court for the District of New Jersey against S&B Entertainment Inc. (S&B Candy & Toy), its sales affiliate St. Louis Game Co., and Tommy Bear Co., Ltd. - the Taiwanese manufacturer of S&B arcade game machines.
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XYDONIA: A '90s Arcade Shmup Featuring Legendary Composers from Japan

XYDONIA: A '90s Arcade Shmup Featuring Legendary Composers from Japan

30 Jun, 2016
Breaking Bytes is thrilled to announce that its 2D side-scrolling shoot-'em-up, XYDONIA, is now on Kickstarter for funding, with which they hope to lure in some of Japans’ most legendary composers.
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Highway Entertainment Presenting Arcooda Video Pinball Machine at AGE Sydney

Highway Entertainment Presenting Arcooda Video Pinball Machine at AGE Sydney

30 Jun, 2016
Highway Entertainment will be making its’ debut appearance at the Australasian Gaming Expo (AGE) Sydney 2016 show this year and will be presenting a range of innovative new machines, including the Arcooda Video Pinball!
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MGS 2016 & Macau Government Launch ‘Qualified Buyers’ Incentive Scheme

MGS 2016 & Macau Government Launch ‘Qualified Buyers’ Incentive Scheme

30 Jun, 2016
The MGS Entertainment Show 2016 has partnered with the Macau SAR Government to launch the ‘Qualified Buyers’ incentive scheme to help drive more international buyers and business partners to the 2016 show.
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New Event - Arcade, Video and Game Room Expo 2016

New Event - Arcade, Video and Game Room Expo 2016

23 Jun, 2016
A new event will be taking place in Chicago, Illinois, this year - Arcade, Video and Game Room Expo will take place on August 25-27, 2016, and will be held at the Crowne Plaza hotel in Rosemont, Illinois which is minutes away from the Chicago O'Hare airport.
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Zero Latency & Sega Live Creation Team Up for Free-Roam VR Attraction in Japan

Zero Latency & Sega Live Creation Team Up for Free-Roam VR Attraction in Japan

23 Jun, 2016
Zero Latency, the Australian-based creator of free-roam virtual reality (VR) technology, is teaming up with Sega Live Creation to bring multiplayer free-roam VR to Japan.
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Updates on Modelez Cradbury and Stacks of Snacks Australia Licensing Deal

Updates on Modelez Cradbury and Stacks of Snacks Australia Licensing Deal

23 Jun, 2016
Last month we reported that Mondelez, creator of the Cradbury crane machines, had entered into a new licensing deal with Stacks of Snacks, an Australian franchise. Following the announcement, we have further updates and answers for frequently asked question regarding this latest licensing period.
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