This family-friendly joint is a great place to introduce a new generation of kids to the arcade games of yesteryear. The attractions include laser tag, go-karts, bumper boats, and mini golf. Inside the park lies Cyber City—a 5,square-foot video arcade.
This arcade bar includes standard games like skee-ball and air hockey. Gypsy Bar is a nightclub for arcade enthusiasts.
There are drinks, DJs, dancing and 40 mega-sized arcade games. This 10,square-foot adult playground is a trendy downtown spot that has redefined the arcade experience. Grab your favorite cocktail and head to the arcade lounge to compete in some friendly gaming. This amusement center includes fun for all ages and contains a rock climbing wall, laser tag, and mini golf. Their arcade room includes old school games like pinball, pool and air hockey. Even without arcade games, this venue would be impressive.
They feature live bands and DJs on the weekends in addition to a full bar and craft beer.
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And, as is the norm for family entertainment joints these days, the selection is largely of the high-end, newly released, and impressively sized variety. You can also play some old favorites that have gotten a modern remix, like Space Invaders Frenzy and World's Largest Pac-Man , the latter of which features the legendary ghost-eating game projected onto a billboard-sized screen.
Its floor space is enormous, as is its selection of high-end and high-tech games including a towering, interactive edition of Connect Four and a ginormous version of that vexing merchandiser Stacker. And then are the pimp prizes available for those patrons who can score a sufficient amount of tickets, including gaming systems, cocktail ware , and even home appliances.
Besides, where else can you go on an undersea roller coaster simulator like Typhoon or fight a knight with a virtual sword before getting in 12 frames of gutterball action via the upstairs bowling alley? Tilt Studio South Arizona Mills Circle, , Tempe This two-story arcade and entertainment center at Arizona Mills in Tempe features close to games available for play, particularly those of a high-tech, redemption-oriented, and carnival-style nature.
There are also more than a dozen old-school arcade titles up on its second floor, including Battlezone , Thunderblade , Crossbow , Rampart , and Majestic Twelve. The games at this popular arcade bar are always changing, owing to the fact that co-owner Ariel Bracamonte has a personal collection of more than different titles at his disposal.
Like we said, Bracamonte regularly switches things in and out to keep things fresh and Cobra's clientele happy. It shouldn't be too hard, seeing as everyone's pretty stoked about the place already. A longtime favorite for generations of local families and joystick Jedi, the iconic King Ben's Castle that dominates Golfland- Sunspash has housed arcade games since the early s. And while you can still strive for a high score on such Reagan-era classics as Q-Bert , Ms.
Pac-Man , and Donkey Kong for only 25 cents a play, the Mesa waterpark and miniature golf haven is known for the wealth of ultra-modern fighting, driving, and beat-matching games that attracts a slew of teenagers and fill its first floor, along with numerous redemption games.
And if the kiddos ever want to have their birthday party up on the second floor of the castle, be sure to fulfill their wishes, since it will give you access to the collection of old-school games that are only available during private functions. One of the reasons that Castles 'n' Coasters ranks pretty high on our list is because of the magnificent two-story arcade located within its Taj Mahal-inspired palace. It offers one of the most diverse selections of any other amusement destination in the Valley, hands down.
Where do we start? Probably on the first floor, where teenyboppers flock to spend their disposable incomes trying to win huge stuffed animals on redemption games or attempting to best their friends on any number of titles like Doodle Jump , Fruit Ninja FX , or that crazy Batman driving game.
The older crowd, however, heads up the stairs to the balcony, where classics from the past 30 years of gaming history take up almost every inch of wall space. Fans of the epic Mortal Kombat series will dig the fact that the original hit and its three sequels are all arranged side by side.
You'll even spy such vintage rarities as 's Arm Wrestling by Nintendo, back when the company made quarter-based games. Heck, you can even blow away a vector version of the Death Star via the original Star Wars made by Atari. You have successfully signed up for your selected newsletter s - please keep an eye on your mailbox, we're movin' in! Stepping through the front door of StarFighters is like falling through a warp zone into to the heyday of arcades.
Pretty much everything at this 4,square-foot Mesa establishment is of throwback nature, from the array of circa s plastic toys and vintage phone booth remember those? In many ways, StarFighters is a museum and shrine to arcade history. A host of rarities and gems are also afoot, including Sea Wolf , Crossbow , S. True, the place is only open on the weekends and involves a bit of a drive out to the far reaches of Mesa to get there.
Remember Me. Already registered? Benjamin Leatherman 4. Benjamin Leatherman April 26, am. Facebook Twitter. Yes, some arcades still run on quarters. Players warp back in time at Captain Cutaneum's Arcade '85 in Gilbert.