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Sega Akihabara 1st

1-10-9 Sotokanda, Chiyoda 101-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
+81 3-5256-8123
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one for the arcade experts

This is an iconic location located just outside the Akihabara Station it is a four story gamers... read more

Reviewed yesterday
Andrew R
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Nantwich, United Kingdom
Take your cash

Basically a gambling joint. There are many prize games and you will get addicted and will likely... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Kelly K
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Winnipeg, Canada
via mobile
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SEGA arcade is the Coolest Arcades in japan.‘Ge-Sen’ stands for ‘Game Center'. Generally speaking in Japan arcades are called 'Game center’ or ‘Amusment Park’ as well. In SEGA ‘Ge-Sen’ mostly you can find game consoles that use the latest technology. In some of SEGA‘Ge-Sen’there are everyone-wins‘Lottery Item’or‘concept cafe’, where you can enjoy the world of some characters from the Anime.
  • Excellent25%
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  • Average28%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“crane games” (3 reviews)
“huge arcade” (2 reviews)
“final fantasy” (2 reviews)
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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1-10-9 Sotokanda, Chiyoda 101-0021, Tokyo Prefecture
Kanda, Akihabara, Ochanomizu
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+81 3-5256-8123
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Reviewed yesterday

This is an iconic location located just outside the Akihabara Station it is a four story gamers paradise, each floor seems to have slightly different theme, take some cash and have a play

Thank Andrew R
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Basically a gambling joint. There are many prize games and you will get addicted and will likely keep going till you win

Thank Kelly K
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's an immersive VR experience that takes 30 minutes to complete. I would highly recommend it to people since it forces you to (slowly) walk around the playing field.

Thank Michael L
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Reviewed 5 April 2018 via mobile

Most of the arcade style games here aren’t really my thing. I enjoyed sega driving championship the best. The others are like final fantasy. So if that’s your thing, you’ll like it here.

1  Thank geelongexpat
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Reviewed 8 March 2018 via mobile

Why wouldn't you want to go to a six story arcade? I guess if you're not into arcade games, but since you're in Japan you should get the SEGA experience and check it out just for fun. Even if you don't want to spend money...More

Thank Rwc142014
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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

Its a must when visiting japan/akihabara to try their arcade. There are purikuras and lots of videos games. When i went there last year theres a lot of love live crane games.

Thank nanami26
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Reviewed 29 August 2017 via mobile

A new 6th floor has just opened with a VR game called Mortal Blitz, and it is awesome!! You go in and grab a number, we had to wait about 40 mins to play. It's 1500Y per player. You get your VR goggles, headphones and...More

5  Thank Christie P
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Reviewed 6 May 2017

There are quite a few of these sega places around Akihabara - including Taito station - and they are definitely worth a visit. I must have wasted so much money on the 'UFO Catchers' (claw machines) trying to catch silly little teddy bears haha (be...More

1  Thank Helvin3
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Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

There a few of these sega zones which have whole floors dedicated to tekken, final fantasy etc. The UFO catchers are tricky but if you watch the locals you will learn to go for the corners of the prize boxes and rotate them around until...More

1  Thank mikeazzo
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Reviewed 20 March 2017

The UFO games seem like fun, but they are truly impossible! This is a huge arcade. Enjoyed looking at the games.

Thank boymomdfw
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Nearby
Ochanomizu / Akihabara / Kanda
Ochanomizu boasts its academic foundations starting
with Yushima Seido, the birthplace of modern day
Japanese education. The area has kept its college town
feel with several university campuses. If you head
towards Jinbocho, you'll find musical instrument and
sports equipment shops, and an area of used bookstores
for students and anyone interested in literature and
the arts. Akihabara is well-known for its computer and
...More
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