>Arcades, at least in the USA have become a rare sight
>People still like arcades, especially the 20 to 35 crowd
>Barcades are a big seller
>Arcades aren't profitable. One main reason is power consumption.
With all the advances in technology, why haven't they made classic style arcades that don't consume a lot of power?
Now I know this is blasphemy to a lot of you but stick with me. Why not put little PC's in an arcade cabinet and emulate the game? Licensing wouldn't be a huge issue if the game company got their share.
Am I missing something? Did the time of the arcade truly pass in the states?