The video arcade lives on in Austin

Einstein's Arcade

1985-2008

[originally posted at Sega Nerds]

Austin, Texas — Einstein’s Arcade was a popular hangout for enthusiasts and casual players alike, with a variety of games and extremely convenient location right on the edge of the University of Texas campus. It was practically an Austin landmark; one of the few constants on the Drag since 1985, as stores changed and restaurants moved over the years.

On January 1, 2008, Einstein’s Arcade closed down.

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