Arcades and Family Entertainment Center Location Listings|
Arcades and FEC Locations Directory - Our listing of major arcades and Family Entertainment
Centers (FEC) Locations within the USA where you can go to see and "test-drive" arcade games.
Arcade and Amusement
Industry Trade Shows
Amusement Industry Trade Show Calendar
Amusement-Related Online News and Information Sites
ArcadeHeroes.com - Top-ranked breaking news site for arcade games, updated daily.
The Stinger Report- Features breaking news and extensive coverage of the "out of home"
entertainment industries (arcades, amusement parks, gaming) - Free newsletter service.
Coin-operated gaming and vending industry online news
Coin-Op News Europe- Coin-operated gaming and vending industry news in Europe
PinballNews.com- Top-ranked pinball breaking new site which is entirely devoted to current
happenings, events and new products in the world of pinball - Free monthly newsletter.
Internet Pinball Database - World's largest repository of pinball related facts, figures,
pictures and product data for both old and modern pinball machines. Awesome site!
Pinside.com - Extensive online database for information, pictures and promotional flyers
of pinball machines from around the world. Very nice design and layout.
The Arcade Flyers Archive - Another online database for information, pictures and
promotional flyers of many different types of arcade games, pinball and video games.
International Arcade Museum - Big brother to KLOV, this site lists info for other
arcade-related games in addition to pinball machines.
Pinball Machine Abbreviations - Find out what many pinball machine abbreviations mean.
Pinball High Scores- Well organized database of the world's highest-ranking pinball
machine players, by machine and high score.
World Pinball Directory - Directory of pinball-related links
GameSpot.com- Covers both consumer and commercial video arcade games
Arcade Games and Amusement-Related Print Magazines
InterGame - UK based magazine for the gaming /"coin-operated amusements fields
Vending Times - Coin-operated vending industry newspaper. Covers arcade games.
PlayMeter Magazine - Coin-operated gaming and vending industry magazine
Replay Magazine - Coin-operated gaming and vending industry magazine
FunWorld Magazine - Official Publication of IAAPA (by subscription only)
- General public /"game collectors magazine
- General public /"pinball collectors magazine
EuroSlot - UK based magazine for the gaming /"coin-operated amusements fields
InterPlay - Euro-based magazine for the gaming /"coin-operated amusements fields
GameTime Int'l (GTI) - Asian-based mag for the gaming /"coin-operated amusements fields
Star Tech Journal - Monthly technical newsletter and website about coin-op repair issues.
Arcade Game and Pinball Machine Repair and Restoration Information Links
Arcade Game Manufacturers Direct Service
and Parts Contacts Directory
Direct contact phone numbers, email and website for most major arcade manufacturers
Arcade Games / Video Games /"Pinball Machines Service and Parts Directory
Our page of service, repair and parts resources for hobbyists and operators
PinballHQ - Undeniably the web's best known site for information about repairing and
restoring all types of pinball machines, both electronic and electromechanical. Very
extensive knowledge database, complete with tips, tricks, schematics, manuals and
even pictures of how to repair the most common and uncommon pinball problems.
Star Tech Journal- Monthly technical newsletter and website about coin-op repair issues.
Arcade Games and Amusement-Related Industry Associations (USA Based)
APA - American Poolplayers Association
AAMA - American Amusement Machine Association
AMOA - Amusement and Music Operators Association
BCA - Billiard Congress of America
IAAPA - International Association Of Amusement Parks and Attractions
NAMA - National Automatic Merchandising Association
Arcade Game Related Parts, Electronics, Suppliers and Accessories
See Arcade Game Parts and Service Providers Page
Pinball Machine Organizations and
Professional Amateur Pinball Association
New York City
Pinball Players Association / NYCPA
Twin Cities Flipper Pin
Association / TCFPA
Pinball Owners Association
Coin Operated Collectors Association / COCA
(Pre 1951 games only)
Pinball Machine Events and Expositions (USA Based)
PinExpo - Largest USA based pinball-only exposition - Chicago, IL
PAPA World Pinball Championships -
Pinball Wizards Convention - Allentown, PA
Pinball @ The Zoo Show - Kalamazoo, MI
White Rose Gameroom Show - York, PA
Texas Pinball Festival
- Dallas, TX
Rocky Mountain Pinball Showdown
- Denver (Arvada), CO
Pinball Machine Events and Expositions (International)
Stockholm International Pinball Tournament - Stockholm, Sweden
European Pinball Championship
- Zwanenburg, Netherlands /"Munich, GER
Dutch Pinball Open - Amsterdam (Leusden), Netherland
- Margate, Kent, UK