The purpose of this group is to meet other people that enjoy playing, discussing, and collecting video games from the 70's, 80's and 90's, and of course to play games with them. Any video game released in the 20th century is fair game (no pun intended). This would include any arcade games, home consoles or handhelds, popular or unpopular, common or rare.

We typically meet monthly on the weekends at members' homes in Philly and the surrounding suburbs. We also meet in public at places conducive to console or arcade gaming.

If you live in the Philadelphia area, love classic video games, and want to meet other people that do, too, then this group is for you. Adults only, please.



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Dedicated to Playing and Preserving Classic Video Games

Recent Meetups

  • February 21 · 2:00 PM

    Game On at Matt's

    15 Retrogamers | 5.00 | 18 Photos

    UPDATE: Bob's Puzzle Meetup has been postponed due to maintenance emergency. Rescheduled meetup date TBA. I'll be hosting a general-themed meetup at my place instead.... Learn more
  • January 24 · 2:00 PM

    Kart Racing at Sean's

    14 Retrogamers | 8 Photos

    UPDATE: The meetup will proceed as scheduled. When you arrive at Sean's driveway, please either call me or Sean, or come inside so we can direct you where to park. We do... Learn more
  • December 27, 2014 · 2:00 PM

    Game On at Barcade

    3 Retrogamers

    Once again, we'll be getting our day-drink on at Barcade Philly. If you haven't been, Barcade combines a fantastic craft brew selection with around 3 dozen of the best... Learn more
  • November 29, 2014 · 2:00 PM

    Game On at Gary's

    11 Retrogamers | 5.00 | 22 Photos

    We'll be gaming at Gary's in November. Gary has an assortment of retro consoles, arcade cabs, and pinball machines with which to entertain us. He has a plasma HDTV, a... Learn more
  • October 25, 2014 · 2:00 PM

    Spooky Games at Matt's House

    17 Retrogamers | 5.00 | 43 Photos

    P.A.R.'s 3rd Anniversary! In keeping with the spirit of the Halloween season, we'll be playing "spooky games" at this meetup. This includes any horror-themed retro games... Learn more
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