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ICYMI: This week’s news
By 24/03/2017 Read More →

ICYMI: This week’s news

In case you missed anything from this week’s GAP Daily, here are the headlines to catch up on from the rest of the week.

LAI readies DEAL debuts
By 23/03/2017 Read More →

LAI readies DEAL debuts

LAI Games’ new hits, Let’s Bounce and Hypershoot will make their debut in a new part of the globe at the DEAL show later this month in Dubai.

New digital edition of GAP out now
By 22/03/2017 Read More →

New digital edition of GAP out now

The latest edition of Global Amusements and Play is now available to view in a digital magazine format. 

“My claw machine hell”
By 22/03/2017 Read More →

“My claw machine hell”

Somehow, an overly-keen Irish boy became trapped in a claw-grab prize machine at his local play centre after climbing inside to try and get his hands on a teddy.

Bandai Embeds new cashless installation
By 20/03/2017 Read More →

Bandai Embeds new cashless installation

BNAE division Bandai Namco Management Solutions, the exclusive UK and Irish distributor for Embed, has completed a full cashless installation using award-winning Embed Smart Touch Readers, which are RFID so customers can tap and play whilst collecting the winnings in tickets back onto the card.

ICYMI: This week’s news
By 17/03/2017 Read More →

ICYMI: This week’s news

In case you missed anything from this week’s GAP Daily, here are the headlines to catch up on from the rest of the week.

Zero Latency and Mind Trek link up to create US VR arenas
By 17/03/2017 Read More →

Zero Latency and Mind Trek link up to create US VR arenas

The largest multiplayer free-roam virtual reality game arenas in America will open in Greater Boston and Philadelphia later this year, after a deal between Australian VR software specialist Zero Latency and start-up operation, MindTrek.

FECs now essential for Middle East malls says DEAL boss
By 16/03/2017 Read More →

FECs now essential for Middle East malls says DEAL boss

Family Entertainment Centres are now a must-have feature for shopping malls in the Middle East, according to the CEO of International Expo Consults, organiser of the DEAL (Dubai Entertainment Amusement and Leisure) 2017 show.

Player One acquires Dandy Amusements
By 15/03/2017 Read More →

Player One acquires Dandy Amusements

Canadian cinema chain Cineplex, is acquiring all of the assets of Dandy Amusements International, which will become part of its Player One Amusement Group, in a deal expected to be completed next month.

Trampolines come under fire
By 15/03/2017 Read More →

Trampolines come under fire

Trampoline attractions are coming under fire for the number of reported injuries despite the introduction of a new code of conduct.