Arcade Barn Raid!! Rusty Gold!
The following is a brief overview of the trip that myself and my friend Brian took to buy a bunch of Arcade Cabs holed up in a Barn in cork for 20 years.
I got wind of them through one of the online Buy and Sell sites, the ad was vague, mentioning only the slightest details.. Arcade cabs for sale, space invaders etc. I took a chance and fired off an email, which led to a conversation with the man selling them. His father in law used to work putting cabs into colleges around the country, when demand for arcade cabs ...
Arcade Restore – Taito Space Invaders Cocktail Intro
Now that the Street Fighter 2 cab is finished, I needed another project to work on. Ive always wanted a Cocktail Table arcade game. The first Arcade Game I ever played was a Space Invaders Cocktail Cab in a Hotel in Galway we stayed in when i was a kid. The hotel was called the Sacra Coer Hotel, I checked it out when I was last in Galway and like a lot of places its closed down and boarded up now.
I got lucky last week and managed to pick up TWO cocktail cabs off a mate of the lad I ...
8bit Street Fighter X MegaMan is for real
Capcom will release a new fan-made crossover title featuring two of the company’s most iconic franchises; Street Fighter and MegaMan. This month. For Free.
This is for real!
Street Fighter is closing its 25th Anniversary this month and the blue bomber will is set to celebrate his own 25th anniversary in 2013. The Street Fighter X Mega Man game will be released as a PC download beginning on December 17, 2012 and will be offered to fans for FREE through Capcom’s official website, Capcom-Unity.com
“Our fans have been so supportive of the 25th Anniversary efforts on Street Fighter, that we wanted to provide ...
Aliens: Colonial Marines multiplayer trailer
Sega have just released a new trailer for Colonial Marines which lands February of next year. The trailer showcases their new mode of play called "Survival", in which 4 players take attempt to hold down the fort in the same vein as Horde mode from Gears. We all know how great the Aliens franchise is, but we also know that its license hasn't been utilized properly since Alien Trilogy on the PS1. I have real high hopes that Sega and Gearbox know what they are doing this time. Enjoy the trailer.... who doesn't love the sound of a pulse rifle?
Hitman Absolution launch
After 6 years waiting, Team IO have finally got off their collective asses and gave the fans what they wanted!... another agent 47 masterpiece. Hitman Absolution promises to be another engaging game of cat and mouse, before the inevitable cheese grater is wrapped around some poor suckers throat. The game is launched this Friday in Europe, and with that they have released the official trailer... Enjoy