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Video arcade

As a gamer for a considerable number of years, I feel compelled to check out video arcades on my... read more

Reviewed 22 July 2018
StevenG1966
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Colne, United Kingdom
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Fun and nostalgic!

Came here to kill a few hours in the afternoon. Almost everything is 100 yen. Brought back some... read more

Reviewed 5 April 2018
Leland28
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San Francisco, California
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4-5-10 Takadanobaba | Oasis Plaza 1F&2F, Takadanobaba, Shinjuku 169-0075, Tokyo Prefecture
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Reviewed 22 July 2018 via mobile

As a gamer for a considerable number of years, I feel compelled to check out video arcades on my travels. This place did not disappoint and we had a great time playing numerous games including Japanese exclusive titles. Recommended

Thank StevenG1966
Reviewed 5 April 2018

Came here to kill a few hours in the afternoon. Almost everything is 100 yen. Brought back some great memories! Played street fighter, musical drum game, pinball games, plane shooting games, racing games. They even had Crazy Taxi! The staff was helpful and came to...More

Thank Leland28
Reviewed 29 October 2017

This arcade is well-known as a place that's well-stocked with vintage arcade games. It's also one of the few places in Tokyo with pinball machines - including Monster Bash and Medieval Madness, which need no introduction for pinball afficionados! I first visited here last year...More

Thank Retron
Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

This place is amusement arcade that is holy land of a video game nerd cuz full of very valuable retro and new games.

Thank HaranoK1
Reviewed 10 February 2017

Mikado is an awesome little gem of an arcade, away from the hustle and bustle of the main streets of Shibuya. A huge selection of modern fighting games upstairs with some classics on the ground floor, including the 1983 Star Wars vector-screen game, some great...More

Thank vyabsley
Reviewed 30 June 2016 via mobile

Alongside 'Taito Hey' this one is pretty much the first choice in Tokyo for retro arcade lovers like me. Situated near Ikebukuro Station, Mikado offers pretty much everything for 90's arcade lovers. They even have some 100 in 1 Jamma boards if you don't find...More

Thank Muri91
Reviewed 19 December 2015

This is my favorite place in the world. I want to move to the building next floor and expend the rest of my life there.

Thank MaDMaLKaV
Reviewed 4 October 2015 via mobile

Went here cause it's not far from where we're staying in Okubo. After spending the day wandering around Akihabara, I read the previous review of this place and we hopped over. It's like Super Potato times 100. We almost missed it; Google maps takes you...More

1  Thank JaffaOrange K
Reviewed 5 August 2015

Tucked away, parallel to the metro tracks, lies this hidden gem of an arcade gallery. Heard about this place and after searching for a while, we found it. Inside is almost everything you could think of: old machines, new machines and the best of all...More

4  Thank Tim S
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department stores, cinemas and theaters. Shinjuku
Gyoen is a park originally built as the garden for the
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