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ICYMI: This week’s headlines
By 18/08/2017 Read More →

ICYMI: This week’s headlines

A brief re-cap of the news from this week’s GAP Daily, the market’s only daily news service dedicated to the family attractions market. 

INDOOR PLAY: Pleasurewood Hills adding new indoor feature
By 18/08/2017 Read More →

INDOOR PLAY: Pleasurewood Hills adding new indoor feature

With a new manager in place since the turn of the year, Pleasurewood Hills is continuing its redevelopment and will shortly be replacing its sizeable restaurant with an indoor play area.

ARCADES: Beware thieves and get insurance… says insurer
By 17/08/2017 Read More →

ARCADES: Beware thieves and get insurance… says insurer

With many broke and beleagured British citizens having to holiday in the UK this year, arcades up and down the country are enjoying booming business, but an arcades insurance specialist has warned that a soar in customer numbers could leave arcades vulnerable to opportunist thieves.

VIRTUAL REALITY: VRStudios launches Terminal 17 game
By 17/08/2017 Read More →

VIRTUAL REALITY: VRStudios launches Terminal 17 game

VRstudios has launched a new VR attraction, Terminal 17, a multiplayer adventure game specifically designed for the VRcade Arena.

FEATURE: Bandai’s arcade solution
By 16/08/2017 Read More →

FEATURE: Bandai’s arcade solution

Bandai Namco’s range of arcade machines, pushers, prize games and photo booths,  as well as its distribution of payment and logistics systems make it a vital partner for amusement centres. Ronnie Dungan spoke to general manager, Steve Short, to find out how the company and the market continue to score big with attractions operators in […]

LASERTAG: Creative Works lines up more tutorial days
By 16/08/2017 Read More →

LASERTAG: Creative Works lines up more tutorial days

Creative Works hosted its final 2017 LaserTAG360 training event in Indianapolis recently and has already lined up more for next year.

VIRTUAL REALITY: German firm expands opening programme
By 15/08/2017 Read More →

VIRTUAL REALITY: German firm expands opening programme

German VR start-up Holocafe, has announced two further locations, in  Aachen and Troisdorf.

SYSTEMS: Intercard updates Crazy Pinz
By 15/08/2017 Read More →

SYSTEMS: Intercard updates Crazy Pinz

Intercard has engineered another system switchover, this time at Crazy Pinz FEC in Fort Wayne, Indiana.

PINBALL: Stern hires world number one
By 14/08/2017 Read More →

PINBALL: Stern hires world number one

Stern Pinball has hired Zach Sharpe as director of marketing.

CLIMBING WALLS: Pro climber backs Clip ‘n Climb
By 14/08/2017 Read More →

CLIMBING WALLS: Pro climber backs Clip ‘n Climb

Top professional climber Shauna Coxsey, and Entre-Prises Climbing Walls have announced a partnership that will see her promote the climbing wall manufacturer’s ‘Clip ‘n Climb’ product.