Main Event Entertainment - PIU Infinity

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Re: Main Event

Postby yindesu » Tue Dec 27, 2016 11:57 am

Main Event has a pending application for beer/wine/liquor restaurant now.

Too bad they don't have DDR A (yet? ever?).
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Re: Main Event

Postby Diamondback1996 » Wed Dec 28, 2016 6:02 pm

There's not really much of a point for them to get DDR A, at least at this location. If they were to get it they'd probably have to order with D&B and R1, and I feel like if DDR A is successful that D&B would put one at our location and wouldn't want another machine just a few miles away.

But for all we know, our D&B could pass on it.
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Re: Main Event

Postby yindesu » Wed Dec 28, 2016 7:07 pm

Diamondback1996 wrote:D&B would put one at our location and wouldn't want another machine just a few miles away.


Not sure why you'd think D&B thinks this. This reflects nothing about the July rollout. All these locations are only 10-15 minutes away from each:

Dulith, GA (D&B) vs. Lawrenceville, GA (D&B)

Bloomingdale, IL (R1) vs. Addison, IL (D&B)

Grapevine, TX (R1) vs. Euless, TX (D&B)

Santa Ana, CA (R1) vs. Irvine, CA (D&B)

I doubt proximity of competing entertainment centers is a detrimental factor in their minds. (On the contrary, t's more like the existence of competition makes DDR A more likely.)
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby Diamondback1996 » Fri Jan 20, 2017 11:06 pm

Updated with the official location page + opening month.
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby Merk » Sun Jan 22, 2017 12:21 pm

I suppose we can all meet up when they open, right guys? It's been awhile since we all did shit.
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby Ho » Mon Jan 23, 2017 9:50 am

We could do that bowling meetup you were talking about. :)
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby Merk » Mon Jan 23, 2017 10:13 am

Yeah I suppose we could kill two birds with one stone lol ayyyyyyyy
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby Amp Divorax » Mon Jan 23, 2017 6:31 pm

Definitely sounds like a good idea. I owe a couple of you guys beers anyhow.
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby yindesu » Mon Jan 23, 2017 7:19 pm

Their hours are currently going to be nearly Round1-esque (through 2am on Monday, Friday, Saturday, Sunday).

I'd tell our D&B to step it up but they don't have a dance game :lol:
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby Diamondback1996 » Sat Jan 28, 2017 9:26 pm

Maybe this will make our D&B step it up and get DDR A.
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - Opens March 2017

Postby yindesu » Wed Apr 12, 2017 9:53 pm

Just in case nobody noticed, they're supposed to open Monday 4/17. I don't see operating hours anymore.
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - PIU Infinity

Postby Diamondback1996 » Mon Apr 17, 2017 11:10 pm

This place is now open and has a PIU Infinity cab, likely the same cab that was there before.
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - PIU Infinity

Postby Amp Divorax » Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:23 am

Indeed. I love the current version of the platform as it's easy to hit multiple panels on them.

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- 2P side USB doesn't work. :(
- The machine is on 1.10, which added new songs and a widescreen mode. (I gave them a quick heads up that widescreen mode has to be turned on via the operator menu.)
- An XP system was added for some mission mode unlocks apparently. (I haven't had the chance to look up details about that.)

Mondays have an all day play deal for $10 which is great if there aren't too many people around. I will have to see what their other deals are though before deciding on which days I will play.
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - PIU Infinity

Postby MonMotha » Tue Apr 18, 2017 8:41 am

Does the 1P USB port still map to player 2 like it did when it was Latitude?
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Re: Main Event Entertainment - PIU Infinity

Postby Amp Divorax » Tue Apr 18, 2017 10:24 am

MonMotha wrote:Does the 1P USB port still map to player 2 like it did when it was Latitude?


It maps to 1P side now so they got that right. My main concern was that for opening day there were not very many customers.
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