Resident Evil Pachinko Shows More Than Jill Sandwiches

In Japan, it's pretty common for video games to have pachinko machines. Heck! Movies, anime and manga character even get pachinko machines based on them. It's not just spinning metal balls! New pachinko machines even feature large LCD-type displays to keep players engaged. Pachinko maker Yamasa's Resident Evil machine… » 6/27/08 7:00am 6/27/08 7:00am

Square Enix Crushes Final Fantasy XIII Pachinko Rumors

In Japan, lots of video games get turned into pachinko or pachislot machines. No biggie! SNK, Sega and Konami have all spun off selected titles into pachinko parlors across the country. So when a rumor popped up that Square Enix was doing the same for Final Fantasy XIII, it did seem possible that, yes, Japan would be… » 6/20/08 5:00am 6/20/08 5:00am