September 27, 2018

There was a time when playing video games meant you had to leave the house. The sounds of Pac-Man, Donkey Kong and Galaga called as you pushed forward on your BMX. The coins in your pocket jangled as you pulled up outside the arcade, ready to beat the latest high score...

September 23, 2018

ARCADIA NEWS 23.9.18

First, again, thank you all for coming through, your ongoing support of ARCADIA is awesome. Your help to pretty the space up, your feedback and reviews are much appreciated :)

CHCHin1: A Christchurch Story have made us the most epic short vid, follow...

August 15, 2018

Revolution X is an arcade rail shooter game developed and published by Midway in 1994, featuring the rock band Aerosmith. ... The game was a critical and commercial success, and was ported to various consoles as well as DOS computers.

So, t...

July 29, 2018

In this issue: Thanks : Expansion : Extraction : Food : Temporary Structures : Circus Tent & Flying Bearded Female Mermaid (me) : New Games.

We are now into our 39th day of trading!!! Thanks to all of you who have been down and who keep coming back for more. This week,...

July 25, 2018

Into another week, this week we are open normal hours all week. 

Be sure to check out RDU Band Round Up Friday and Saturday night, RDU and Three Boys are celebrating 20 years of Round Up and the first semi-final is going to separate the best of the best from the best th...

July 22, 2018

My First List Of Reasons Why I Love ARCADIA:

1. I love it when people walk in the doors and the eye balls light up. It looks like they have walked into a treasure den. Flashing lights, noises, tunes. Its fabulous. That release of endorphins, that moment of joy, that few...

June 5, 2018

ARCADIA stocking local Vape Juice for your vaping pleasure in collaboration with Foglab, a local emerging producer of quality

product. https://foglabs.cloud/welcome

The Foglab have been mixing and making unique and delicious E-liquids for two years. The lab is expanding...

May 31, 2018

https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/news/100070076/the-age-of-the-arcade-bar-dawns-in-christchurch

The nostalgic pleasure of dropping a coin in a machine for a video game or a round of pinball is returning to Christchurch.

A pair of new arcade bars are set to open in centr...

May 31, 2018

Check it out, A wee bit of ARCADIA in the media 

https://www.stuff.co.nz/the-press/christchurch-life/98486161/bags-of-cash-court-battles-and-teen-obsession-in-1980s-video-game-gold-rush

Brent Silby was standing in a Christchurch dairy one day when he heard a strange nois...

May 31, 2018

It all began in the 80’s when I went to the Roadrunner Burger bar in Colombo St and was introduced to the lineup of video games. Gyruss was the one for me, loved it, would have quite happily played it all night, but Dad was waiting as our order was ready, so it was tim...

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