Our friends at ArcadeShock are over at JAEPO 2014 right now and were able to confirm a NEW partnership between Hori & Taito that is sure to make arcade fans excited! Taito announced that their Vewlix arcade cabinets will now have the option of being equipped with Hori premium arcade parts, the Hayabusa lever & kuro buttons! Check out more pics by clicking below!
UPDATED! Thanks to our friends at Sanwa we now have pics! Click below for more info! Looks like the folks over at Sanwa Denshi are going to be revealing something at this weekends Japan Amusement Expo. In a recent tweet, the company is teasing a possible Guilty Gear Xrd -SIGN- related announcement at the event.
Seimitsu, long known for their arcade parts such as the LS-32 joystick lever and the PS-14 line of buttons, are in the process of introducing new joysticks. In an update on their website, they’ve added a list of new joysticks that they plan to debut at the this years Japan Amusement Expo. Continue reading
One of SDTECHIN’s new feature columns is a look back to yesteryear as we kick it to 88 miles per hour and take a look at treasures from the past. This is Tech Time Machine! Today’s feature is on Tokyo Game Show 2005 and the products shown off by SLS, better known as Sega Logistics Service! Click below for the full scoop! Continue reading
This is a new weekly feature on the SDT site! ‘Check Out My New Stick!’ highlights the latest pickups within the community and is a showcase for any and all new arcade sticks whether they are classics, new retail sticks or custom works of art! Our first feature covers the period of January 1 – January 12, 2014! Click below for all the cool stuff! Continue reading
The good people at Play-Asia have teamed up with APEX 2014 to create an awesome collaborative arcade stick with QanBa! The QanBa Q4 is compatible with both PlayStation 3 & Xbox 360, and is APEX branded. APEX is a popular fighting game tournament series based out of New Jersey. For more information on APEX 2014, visit here. For more information on this cool stick collaboration, click the link to Play-Asia below!
Hori Japan is revamping their RAP V line with their latest offerings, now equipped with the heart & soul of their previously released ‘Fighting Edge’ arcade stick. These new PlayStation 3 RAP V3 will be available as a regular V3 & as a WRAP (Wireless via Bluetooth / Wired via USB). Both will feature the 隼/HAYABUSA (lever) & 玄/KURO (buttons) engineered by Hori. Click below for more pictures and info on these sticks!
If you follow all the latest regarding plamo (plastic models) in Japan, you probably heard about the Super Street Fighter IV: Arcade Edition 1/12th scale Vewlix cabinet by popular hobby manufacturer, Wave. You know how we geek out for all things arcade here at SDT, so we were pleased to see that Wave announced a NEW version model featuring the blue Nesica Vewlix cabinet and Persona 4: The Ultimax Ultra Suplex Hold! Click below for all the pictures & info!
Hori just sent word out that the new White Fighting Edge arcade sticks are now shipping! Available for both the Xbox 360 and PlayStation 3, the new white version of the Fighting Edge features the awesome led strip lighting, sleek design and Hori engineered Hayabusa & Kuro parts! This stick is no slouch! In fact, it was used by the Capcom Cup 2013 champion, Sako! For more information on the product or to purchase yours, click on the link below!