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Pac-Man. Space Invaders. Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. Shoot ’em ups. Beat ’em ups. Even horse racing simulators. Whether it’s a nostalgia trip or a new-fangled treat for the senses, arcades are havens for some high-octane fun. And, as the mercury starts to rise, Hongkongers are heading for these dens of digital solace to chill out and take on their pals at everything from a dance-off to a car race. Why pace around a mall when you can play football, engage in a street fight, fire guns and bang on taiko drums? We’ve traded shopping arcades for the real deal.
Looking for more inspiration on things to do around Hong Kong? Why not check out our guide on quirky activities or get active with these indoor sports. Elizabeth Choi and Graham Turner.