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European launch of the Taito Landing High at the Electrocoin preview

European launch of the Taito Landing High at the Electrocoin preview

8 Jun, 2000
The new Airplane simulation game was launched by Electrocoin in the UK yesterday at their annual summer get together, it is hoped that this sequel to landing gear will to be just as good an earner and as its predecessor, the general feeling was very positive.
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Interactive Light Out of Business

Interactive Light Out of Business

7 Jun, 2000
We were saddened to hear this week of the demise of the Californian company Interactive Light. This very innovative company and founder of games like Kick it and Savage Quest has finally been hit by the current malaise that is hitting the world coin op market.
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The Dawning of a New Age

The Dawning of a New Age

6 Jun, 2000
Kunnick PLC- one of the UK's largest single site operators and part owners of the Bell Fruit manufacturing company have raised money for a new industry project. They have developed an online communication network called Midas and they are now focusing on software that can be utilised within this, rather than relying on the somewhat lack lustre crop of traditional video games.
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Worsening Times in the Australian Market

Worsening Times in the Australian Market

3 Jun, 2000
With the worsing of the Australian coinop market, Leisure & Allied Industries (LAI) has closed the sales section from their Perth head office.
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War T-Shirt Promotion Over

War T-Shirt Promotion Over

2 Jun, 2000
The WAR "win the shirt off my back" promotion is now officially over. Operators of this game should now turn off this feature to prevent players entering this contest.
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Deith Sign Exclusive with Head Games & Cybertouch2000

Deith Sign Exclusive with Head Games & Cybertouch2000

2 Jun, 2000
Michael Delucia president of Head Games & Cybertouch 2000 announced they have signed an exclusive agreement with Simon Deith of Deith Distributing, to represent both companies globally excluding North America.
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Industry to Get New Pinball Manufacturer

Industry to Get New Pinball Manufacturer

1 Jun, 2000
A new company has been formed to develop and manufacture pintables, based outside Chicago. "Illinois Pinball Inc" will launch their first product 'Pinball Pool' at the AMOA in Chicago. The founder Gene Cunningham has bought the rights to the Capcom Pins and will focus on simple easy to play tables that will attract new and old players alike.
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Tang Tang

Tang Tang

31 May, 2000
Excellent Soft Design is pleased to announce the release of their new millennium game, "Tang Tang"
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Photo Punch 2000

Photo Punch 2000

29 May, 2000
Barcelona, Spain Amusetech the largest distributor of video products in Spain and member of the Circa Group of companies, have now agreed distribution rights with Operavideo to market their new Photo Punch 2000 in all markets outside Spain. Managing Director Santiago Vinyas has been delighted with the products strong earning results and feels that this is a long term piece which will go on and on.
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Redemption is good for Street Operators Too!

Redemption is good for Street Operators Too!

25 May, 2000
During the AALARA Trade Show, Frank Seninsky, president of the American AMOA & the Alpha Omega Group, has spoken about the benefits of operating redemption machines if done properly.
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