Arcade extinction is almost upon us

From the article: "It's difficult to write a eulogy for the arcade, that once ubiquitous quarter-eating staple of malls, bowling alleys and college campuses everywhere. Like Saturday morning cartoons and the NHL, it still exists, but has been slowly fading from the American consciousness since its 1980s heyday.

But it's hard not to wax poetic about one of the last of the old neighborhood arcades -- the kind of place Norman Rockwell would have painted had he been a Gen-X-er who felt romantic notions about Double Dragon..."

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