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Console Power Over Time

April 4th, 2016 by Stuart Kerr - Posted in Arcade Flashback

Have you ever wondered about the power of today’s consoles and how they compare to consoles of the past? While there’s no single way of measuring their processing power, we’ve put together some interactive charts to help show progression of the games console over the last 40 years.

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How do Stern’s holographic pinball targets work?

April 4th, 2016 by Will - Posted in Pinball

Stern’s new Ghostbusters pinball machines feature exciting new ‘Ecto Goggles’ holographic targets – but how do they work?

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Who invented foosball?

March 21st, 2016 by Will - Posted in Table Football

Ask who invented table football, or foosball, and you’re likely to get three different answers. We profile three of the men who have been widely credited with inventing the table football table as we know it today.

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Who Invented Table Tennis and Where Did It Originate?

March 16th, 2016 by Will - Posted in Table Tennis

Table tennis probably originated as a high society parlour game in Britain in the late 19th century, and was developed by keen tennis players, unable to play their usual game during the winter months.

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An Internet Controlled Arcade Claw

December 21st, 2015 by Stuart Kerr - Posted in Arcade Flashback

From Monday the 21st to Wednesday the 23rd of December Liberty Games are giving money to a great charity, but we need you to help us. We’ve hooked one of our claw machines up to the internet with a webcam. Now it’s your turn to take control and bag some prizes!

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12 Reasons Why You Should Let Your Employees Play Games

November 18th, 2015 by Stuart Kerr - Posted in Games Room, Infographics

The working environment can be a stressful place, where deadlines, heavy workloads and long hours take their toll. To counter this, some of the world’s biggest and most successful brands have turned to office games to motivate their employees.

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Under 21? Design, Code & Win Your Own Arcade Game!

November 10th, 2015 by Stuart Kerr - Posted in Arcade Machines

Liberty Games are offering a prize you won’t find anywhere else. You can win an arcade machine with a game you’ve created installed on it!

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Introduction To The Pool Diamond System

October 7th, 2015 by Stuart Kerr - Posted in Pool Skills, Pool Tables, Tutorials

Most pool players notice them but never really know what they mean. But the diamonds that are placed around the edge of a pool table can help you step up your game massively if you know how to use them. Read our introduction to the pool diamond system to find out more.

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Air Hockey: How to choose Pucks & Pushers

September 14th, 2015 by Jamie Stanford - Posted in Air Hockey, Tutorials

Air hockey is a long-standing arcade favourite, and with a huge range of home tables now available, even more people are honing their skills and learning more about what is arguably one of the most exciting and exhilarating table games out there.

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Air Hockey: The Rules

September 7th, 2015 by Jamie Stanford - Posted in Air Hockey, Tutorials

Air hockey is one of those games that everyone sort of knows how to play; but there are real rules, and even air hockey associations so we’ve put together a reference for those looking to bring their air hockey game up to pro-level.