|This article is an orphan, as few or no other articles link to it. Please introduce links to this page from related articles. (July 2009)|
Run by Shaun and a dedicated bunch of arcade enthusiasts, 'The Barn' was designed with the intention of recreating the atmosphere of a UK amusement arcade from the mid Eighties. The 'Arcade Barn' collection features many classics including Star Wars, PacMan and Space Invaders.
The Arcade Barn is not run for profit, and the organisers plough all monies received from donations back into keeping the current set of games up and running, restoration of future machines, and the rent of the premises. The venue also plays host to regular charity events where gamers get the opportunity to play classic games whilst at the same time donating money for good causes.
List of games currently on location at The Arcade Barn[edit | edit source]
Up and Running[edit | edit source]
In The Workshop[edit | edit source]
History[edit | edit source]
June 13th 2009[edit | edit source]
The first event is held at The Arcade Barn on Saturday 13 June 2009, with approximately 30 gamers from the JAMMA+, RLLMUK and Retrogamer Forums in attendance.
July 25th 2009[edit | edit source]
The first of many regular open days to The Arcade Barn is planned.
References[edit | edit source]
|This article includes a list of references, but its sources remain unclear because it has insufficient inline citations. Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations where appropriate. (July 2009)|
- Meldon, S: The Arcade Barn, introduction to the Arcade Barn web site at http://www.arcadebarn.co.uk, 2009.
- Hazelby, R: The Arcade Barn Meet, thread found at http://www.rllmukforum.com/index.php?showtopic=203180, 2009.