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Attack On Titan Coming To Japanese Arcades

Attack on Titan is such a massively popular series, from the manga through to the anime, 3DS game and loads of merchandise. Capcom have recently announced that they’re the AoT series will be branching off into the world of arcades. We know that the game will be launching in Japan during Summer and that during […]

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Arcade

Tekken 7 Official Arcade Opening

The official arcade release of Tekken 7 is reaching a fever pitch in Japan so to turn the wheels of the hype machine, Bandai Namco have uploaded the opening movie to the interwebs. If you’re waiting for the game’s release, it hits arcades in Japan on February 18, 2015.

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Games

Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax confirmed home release

Dengeki Bunko Fighting Climax is fighting game from Sega doing the rounds in Japan drawing loads of attention. The reason for this is due to the amazing stylised graphics and visual gameplay which makes the stand out above the rest. The game is also jointly being developed by publisher ASCII Media Works and Sega. It’s […]

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Arcade

Hatsune Miku slides into the arcades

Hatsune Miku has recently been making waves for appearing in a new rhythm based game for the Nintendo 3DS and the Sony PS3 following a stellar turnout on the PS Vita. Now we hear that the fun will continue into the arcades when Hatsune makes her presence known in the game, Hatsune Miku Project Diva Arcade […]

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Games

Altered Beast charges onto Japanese 3DS

Great news for fans of Sega nostalgia with the announcement that crowd favourite, Altered Beast, will be hitting the Japanese eShop on the Nintendo 3DS next week. The game originally roared onto the Sega Mega Drive/Genesis and arcades back in 1988 and is an addition to Sega’s 3D enhanced games collection. The game will come […]

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Games

Japan receives shooter Ketsui for PS3

Developer, Cave, have given the Japanese gaming public a treat by announcing that they will be releasing the vertical shooter, Ketsui, on the PS3. The game was released in the arcades back in 2003 and will seeing a new release with a bonus Extra mode and some other bundled attractions. The game will have an option to […]

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Games Japan

Dragon Ball Heroes Port Comes To 3DS

Dragon Ball Heroes is an arcade card game in Japan which Namco Bandai is working on bringing to the Nintendo 3DS with a date of February 28 being given when Dragon Ball Heroes: Ultimate Mission will be released. If you’re already a fan of the arcade game, you can lash out for the Limited Edition bundle […]

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Arcade Games Japan

Dragon Ball Heroes Goes From Arcade To 3DS

Namco Bandai have confirmed that one of their arcade hits from 2010, Dragon Ball Heroes, is making the transition to the portable world and will be appearing on the Nintendo 3DS. The full title is Dragon Ball Heroes Ultimate Mission and will see the 3DS play host to a story mode, a new wireless mode and […]

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Arcade Hardware Japan

Initial D Arcade Stage 7 AA X Leads Sega’s Arcade Charge

Sega recently held their annual summer arcade private show where they reveal new arcade cabinets that will be making an appearance in the coin operated arcades. One of the big names to make an appearance was Initial D Arcade Stage 7 AA X which was shown to be featuring two new tracks which brings it all up to 14 courses. […]

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Events Games Japan

Taiko Joins Forces With AKB48

The powerhouse that is the all girl group, AKB48, is teaming up with Namco Bandai to celebrate the tenth anniversary of the Taiko Drum Master series of games. The girls will be appearing in a band of commercials to be aired on Japanese TV. One of AKB48’s recent hits, “The Wind is Blowing”, will also be […]