Stories

Here are some articles written about California Extreme!

CAX 2015:

Passing The Arcade Torch - Emanuel Maiberg, Motherboard


CAX 2013:
 

Kevin Lee - Polygon


CAX 2009:

From Giant Bomb: http://www.giantbomb.com/news/arcade-fun-at-california-extreme/1545/

From Wired: http://www.wired.com/gamelife/2009/07/california-extreme/

A quote from Wired: California Extreme is like an urban legend. “Once a year, the best video arcade in the world, packed full of every game you ever played as a child, plus games that were never released, magically appears somewhere in the Bay Area. Two days later, it disappears.”

A blog with highlights & pics: http://bunnyears.net/dan/?p=846 

Pre-Show Publicity

From Kotaku, a great gaming site: http://kotaku.com/5308575/my-love-affair-with-arcades-continues

From the SF Chronicle: http://www.sfgate.com/cgi-bin/article.cgi?f=/c/a/2009/07/06/DD2V18IG0J.DTL 

From GameSetWatch, a great site with a great name: http://www.gamesetwatch.com/2009/07/california_extreme_returns_thi.php

Blogs and forums... 

http://www.classicarcadegaming.com/forums/index.php?&topic=1621

http://www.digitpress.com/forum/showthread.php?p=1582294

http://gamer-pulse.com/?p=976

 

California Extreme 2008 ... commentary from around the Net.