I’m going to date myself here, but I don’t mind. If anything I am proud of having a storied history with the world of video games. As fans we are all a part of that history. From the legacy of Mario to the new frontiers of GTA. We, with our wallets and our voices (which, thanks to the internet, have grown louder) decide who makes it and who disappears into obscurity. We are judge, jury, and executioner in this market. I wonder then, why did we give such a harsh sentence to the arcade?
I grew up, and still live, in a small city in Texas. Just under an hour away from Austin, Temple, TX has seen a [...]