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Character Performing – Cosplay Closet

For most, cosplay starts out as a simple hobby, something fun to bring to conventions and to wear with friends, possibly even to do some photoshoots just to show off the costume in the best way possible! For some, cosplay can progress into a professional way of life, you just have to look at cosplayers […]

Live Blog: Extra Life 2015

Today, I’m participating in Extra Life, alongside thousands of other gamers around the world, doing what we do best playing games! Today there is something different about my gaming session, you can sponsor me and help raise money to help sick children. I’m not alone though, Arcade writers, Anthony, Eoin and Mairead are all taking […]

Special Iwata Amiibo On eBay For Charity

A custom made Amiibo modelled after the late Nintendo president, Satoru Iwata, has been made available to buy on eBay with all the proceeds going to the charity, Child’s Play, which is a non-profit charity dedicated to providing children in hospitals with toys and video games. Amiibo maker GandaKris has created this Amiibo using the […]

SGDQ 2015 Charity Gaming Event Now Live

SGDQ stands for Summer Games Done Quick and is an event based around raising money for a charity by hosting a week of game speedruns on Twitch. The event started on Sunday July 26 and will run until Sunday August 2. Over the week you can see speedruns of over 100 different games ranging from recent titles […]

Competition: Nintendo Memories

We recently brought you the news that a special charity T-shirt campaign was taking place in honour of Nintendo President Satoru Iwata, who passed away earlier this month. The Super Nintendo and Nintendo were the first consoles most of us at The Arcade ever owned and, in no small way, this man shaped our childhood and […]