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Dude Kills Arcade Machine With Badass Spinning Kick

It’s a boxing game, dude. You’re breaking the rules. And by the look of that hit counter going berserk in slow-mo, you’re breaking the game as well.


An Unexpected Nintendo Game Is Headed To Arcades

Nintendo has a long (like, real long) history with arcade gaming, a tradition that’s continued into recent times with stuff like F-Zero and Mario Kart. But those are two games you would expect to see in an arcade. Nintendo’s latest arcade title, Luigi’s Mansion, is not.



Pokémon Fighting Arcade Game Announced In Japan

The Pokémon Company just announced its new project: Pokkén Tournament. It’s a fighting game in which Pocket Monsters square off and fight.


Cop In Trouble After Punching An Arcade Machine

A police officer in Shizuoka, Japan recently punched an arcade game screen, breaking it. Talk about a rage quitter.


If You Want To Play This Arcade Game, You Have To Find It

The MAME emulator has, for over a decade now, let people play arcade classics in the comfort of their own home. But it’s worth remembering that while the vast majority of games are out there and playable, at least in some form, not all of them are. Some, you simply have to play on the real thing.


For $3400, This Arcade Had Better Be Pretty

The R-Kaid-R has a very practical purpose. It’s a portable emulator machine with an arcade stick, meaning you can play loads of your favourite classic games the way they were supposed to be played, anywhere you want.


Super Rare Arcade Game Now Playable Like It's No Big Deal

If the experts are correct then there are only two Primal Rage 2 arcade boards in existence, giving it a near legendary status. Now there’s one sitting in the Galloping Ghost Arcade ruining all that elusive mystique.


New Arcade Joystick Comes With Wrist Rumble

Dubbed the Arcade Stick Inazuma, this is, well, an arcade-style stick, but with a cool feature: wrist rumble.


Watch A Bedroom Transform Into A Badass Arcade

Kotaku reader and NYC-based marketing guy Chris Kooluris turned one of his bedrooms into an arcade, and the photos are just ridiculous.