New arrivals 12/07/2017

Another couple of things – I’m really into weird Nichibutsu systems right now.   Mahjong Club 90’s – already had one of these but this one came with manual and more artwork that I needed.  Turns out

Art scans update – Jang Taku / Mahjong Jogakuen

A manual and a couple of instruction cards added to the scans section.  I’ll do some non-mahjong stuff next time as I’m sure people are more interested in normal games.  Jang Taku cards look like they’ve been

Mahjong Vanilla Syndrome full English walkthrough

Welcome to my English language walkthrough of Vanilla Syndrome, one of Nichibutsu’s vs Mahjong titles.  I picked this one for some special attention because it has great character design, excellent music and graphics, and a story based

Art scans!

I have quite a large library of arcade artwork and manuals, in fact the current count is a little above 800 original items.  With copies there’s well over a thousand.  I can’t scan all of this, but

New arrivals 10/06/2017

Quite a few things this time, a couple are really special and I’m quite pleased to have them now.   Zenkoku Seifuku Bishojo Grand-Prix : Find Love – high-quality mini games and anime girls, one of the

New arrivals 30/04/2017

Another bunch of games with a couple of interesting items, some of which  were obtained in an untested job lot.  It’s been a while since I’ve had a chance to dig through  a box of unknowns, and

Using MAME to assist with repairing Nova 2001

If you’ve seen my recent new arrivals post, you may have noticed a broken Nova 2001 PCB.  I’d had a quick look at it when it arrived  and managed to at least capture the error message, but

New arrivals 16/04/2017

Some moderately interesting games in this next batch, you’ll have to excuse minimal descriptions as I’m not able to type properly at the moment and using speech recognition.  Getting old is the worst thing in the world,

Nichibutsu Mahjong visual glitches

I’ve seen this on three different boards now, and it turns out that certain families of Nichibutsu Mahjong hardware can have problems with colour bleeding and minor visual glitches.  For example Club 90’s and The Lady Hunter

New arrivals 11/02/2017

A small mixture of stuff this time, one of them very rare and I’m pleased to finally find it.     Tottemo E Jong – Seibu also made lewd Mahjong games!  Good music, plays fast, sexy office