Discover the Best Game Center (Amusement Arcade) in Akihabara Tokyo Japan

Game Centres in Japan otherwise known as Amusement Arcades in the west are filled with various types of things such as Video game arcades, prize machines, poker machines, baseball batting cages, sticker machines, gacha gacha (gachapon or toy capsule) and more.

Game centers are heaven for otaku and Akihabara has the best game centers in Japan.

Here are the best game centres you can find in Akihabara Tokyo Japan.

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原

 

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 front store

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 front store

This game center has 7 floors of video game arcades and claw catcher UFO machines. This is one of the biggest game centers and is very close to Akihabara station.

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 floor levels

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 floor levels

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 UFO claw catcher machines

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 UFO claw catcher machines

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 arcade machines

SEGA Akihabara Game Center セガ秋葉原 arcade machines

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 23:30

Address

〒101-0021 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Sotokanda, 1−15−9
+81 3-3254-8406
Tempo.sega.jp

Adores Akihabara アドアーズ秋葉原店

Adores Akihabara アドアーズ秋葉原店 front store

Adores Akihabara アドアーズ秋葉原店 front store

Adores Akihabara is a place to get toy capsules (gacha gacha), play crane UFO games, prize competitions and karaoke.

Adores Akihabara アドアーズ秋葉原店 claw catcher machines

Adores Akihabara アドアーズ秋葉原店 claw catcher machines

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 24:00

Address

〒101-0021 Tōkyō-to, Chiyoda-ku, Sotokanda, 1−13−13−1 Akihabara ex
+81 3-5298-1331
Adores.jp

Akihabara GiGO 秋葉原ギーゴ

Akihabara GiGO 秋葉原ギーゴ front store

Akihabara GiGO 秋葉原ギーゴ front store

Voted one of the best coolest Arcades in the World has a large variety of games, prizes and sticker booths in Japan. They have a large selection of Prize machines, UFO claw machines, music and dance machines, videogames, photo sticker booths (Purikura) and token machines where you can bet and gamble with. This place boasts 6 floors of amusements. One of the best and landmark places to go in Akihabara.

Akihabara GiGO 秋葉原ギーゴ UFO and competition machines

Akihabara GiGO 秋葉原ギーゴ UFO and competition machines

Akihabara GiGO 秋葉原ギーゴ UFO and competition machines

Akihabara GiGO 秋葉原ギーゴ UFO and competition machines

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 23:30

Address

〒101-0021 Tōkyō-to, Chiyoda-ku, 千代田区Sotokanda, 1 Chome−15−1
+81 3-3252-7528
https://tempo.sega.jp/tabid91.html

HEY (Hirose Entertainment Yard) Taito

HEY (Hirose Entertainment Yard) Taito - store front

HEY (Hirose Entertainment Yard) Taito – store front

The entrance seems small, but when you get to the upper floors, there is a large selection of videogames, UFO catcher claw machines, photo booths and more.

HEY (Hirose Entertainment Yard) Taito - arcade videogames

HEY (Hirose Entertainment Yard) Taito – arcade videogames

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 24:00

Address

〒 of 101-0021 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Sotokanda, 1 Chome-10-5 Hirose Building
+81 3-5209-2030
taito.co.jp

CLUB SEGA Akihabara new building クラブ セガ 秋葉原 新館

CLUB SEGA Akihabara new building クラブ セガ 秋葉原 新館 front

CLUB SEGA Akihabara new building クラブ セガ 秋葉原 新館 front

One of the most iconic buildings in Akihabara and you can really spot this building out with its signage on the building. A large selection of videogames, UFO catcher claw machines, photo booths and more.

CLUB SEGA Akihabara new building クラブ セガ 秋葉原 新館 inside building

CLUB SEGA Akihabara new building クラブ セガ 秋葉原 新館 inside building

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 23:30

Address

〒 101-0021 Tōkyō-to, Chiyoda-ku, Sotokanda, 1 Chome-11-11 1-chome External Kanda Building
+81 3-5297-3601
Tempo.sega.jp

TAITO Station Akihabara タイトーステーション秋葉原店

TAITO Station Akihabara タイトーステーション秋葉原店 store front

TAITO Station Akihabara タイトーステーション秋葉原店 store front

This place is filled with anime and manga UFO catcher claw machines on the ground level. On the upper levels are video games and music and dance video games.

TAITO Station Akihabara タイトーステーション秋葉原店 UFO catcher

TAITO Station Akihabara タイトーステーション秋葉原店 UFO catcher

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 24:00

Address

〒101-0021 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Sotokanda, 4 Chome−2−2 貴三ビル
+81 3-5289-8445
Taito.co.jp

Tokyo Leisureland 東京レジャーランド秋葉原店

Tokyo Leisureland 東京レジャーランド秋葉原店 store front

Tokyo Leisureland 東京レジャーランド秋葉原店 store front

This place is away from the main street but is one of the biggest in Akihabara. There is 6 floors of this amusement place. They have a variety of videogames, gundam games, online arcade battle games, darts, large selection of retrogames and more.

Tokyo Leisureland 東京レジャーランド秋葉原店 pokemon competition machine

Tokyo Leisureland 東京レジャーランド秋葉原店 pokemon competition machine

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 00:55

Address

〒101-0021 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Sotokanda, 1 Chome−9−5
+81 3-5298-1360
Llakihabara.sakura.ne.jp

秋葉原クレーン研究所 Akihabara Crane Institute

秋葉原クレーン研究所 Akihabara Crane Institute - store front

秋葉原クレーン研究所 Akihabara Crane Institute – store front

This place only has crane or claw UFO machines. A large selection of rare anime, manga and videogame collectable and prizes that you can win.

秋葉原クレーン研究所 Akihabara Crane Institute - crane games

秋葉原クレーン研究所 Akihabara Crane Institute – crane games

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 22:00

Address

〒101-0021 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Sotokanda, 3 Chome−12−15
+81 3-5295-2345
Aki-on.com

Try Amusement Tower トライアミューズメントタワー新館

Try Amusement Tower トライアミューズメントタワー新館 store front

Try Amusement Tower トライアミューズメントタワー新館 store front

There is 8 floors of slot machines, videogames, music videogames and crane games. They especially have a large selection of slot and gambling machines.

Try Amusement Tower トライアミューズメントタワー新館 retrogame arcade machines

Try Amusement Tower トライアミューズメントタワー新館 retrogame arcade machines

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 23:00

Address

〒101-0021 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Sotokanda, 4 Chome−4−7 MTビル
+81 3-5295-2346
Trytower.blog.shinobi.jp

遊戯場 (Play Ground)

遊戯場 (Play Ground) - shop front

遊戯場 (Play Ground) – shop front

This amusement center specialises in crane games and have weekly special rare anime or anime figurines as prizes that you can get.

遊戯場 (Play Ground) - rare anime figurines crane game

遊戯場 (Play Ground) – rare anime figurines crane game

Business Hours

Everyday: 10:00 ~ 22:00

Address

〒101-0021 Tōkyō-to, Chiyoda-ku, Sotokanda, 3 Chome−8 3 丁目 8−5

Natsuge Museum ナツゲーミュージアム

Natsuge Museum ナツゲーミュージアム store front

Natsuge Museum ナツゲーミュージアム store front

A large selection of rare and historic retro videogames. If you want to find and play the earliest or rarest arcade videogames in Japan, then this is the place to be. They have the most comprehensive memorabilia and list of Japanese video games history in Japan. Opening hours can be very sporadic, so it is important that you check their website as often as you can to see the opening times.

Natsuge Museum ナツゲーミュージアム - plenty of retrogames arcade machines

Natsuge Museum ナツゲーミュージアム – plenty of retrogames arcade machines

Business Hours

Please check website.

Address

Japan, 〒101-0025 Tokyo, Chiyoda, Kanda Sakumacho, 2 Chome−13−3
t-tax.net