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House of the Dead is back! Starting this Friday, There is a location test in Akihabara for House of the Dead: Scarlet Dawn, which Arcade Heroes points out is the latest House of the Dead after a 12-year wait. 

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Originally from Texas, Ashcraft has called Osaka home since 2001. He has authored six books, including most recently, The Japanese Sake Bible.

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Actually, the last entry in the series, House of the Dead: Overkill, debuted on the Wii in 2009 - ~nine years ago. It’s far from my favorite, as the faux-grindhouse setting and expletive-ridden dialog are extremely heavy-handed and difficult to stomach. It also made it to PlayStation 3 in 2012.

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_House_of_the_Dead%3A_Overkill

Perhaps Arcade Heroes meant that it has been 12 years since an arcade entry (House of the Dead 4 Special).

https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/The_House_of_the_Dead_4