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

  • April 18 · 2:00 PM

    Bomberman at KJ's

    14 Retrogamers | 5.00 | 1 Photo

    April's theme is Bomberman, Hudson's iconic bomb-chucking hero. We'll have at least one Bomberman game running for 8 different systems, with explosive action for up to... Learn more
  • March 7 · 2:00 PM

    Game On at Atomic City Comics

    11 Retrogamers | 5.00 | 7 Photos

    If you're a retrogamer, a comic fan, and you live in Philly, your day has come. Our March meetup will take place at Atomic City Comics on South St. This is a rare meetup... Learn more
  • 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
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