Dozens Compete in Pinball Tournament

EUGENE, Ore. — Pinball professionals playing for points at a Eugene arcade. Organizers at Blairally Arcade are expecting around 30 to 50 pinball players to square off. The tournament is open to anyone, so professionals are playing right alongside amateurs. ¬†Organizers say the event draws people from all over Oregon and beyond. “I would say … Continue reading »

Chuck E. Cheese Closes in Springfield

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — You’ll have to head to Salem if you want to take the kids to Chuck E. Cheese. The arcade at the Gateway Mall in Springfield shut its doors this weekend. The signs were taken down from outside the mall Monday afternoon, and employees were removing the equipment from the arcade. Our calls … Continue reading »

Level Up Bar and Arcade Expanding

EUGENE, Ore. — Just a year and a half into business, a Eugene bar and arcade says it’s ready to expand. The Level Up Arcade on Oak Street has taken over the old Maize Lounge space just behind it. Owners say the motivation behind the move is its loyal customers, as well as their desire … Continue reading »