The GALLOPING GHOST ARCADE provides a video gaming experience like no other! We are the LARGEST video arcade in the USA, and currently have over 550+ games to play and have more games up and running all the time! Unlike most arcades, we do not use quarters or tokens. All of our games are set to FREE PLAY! We charge a $20 door fee and then you can come in and play ALL the games for as long as you want! We are open until 2AM daily (EVERYDAY including all holidays)! We offer Weekly, Monthly, Yearly & Lifetime Memberships as well! We are also one of the most reputable arcades for tracking high scores and world records. We currently have over 180+ World Records set here!
Monday, August 6th: Bio Ship Paladin (1990, American Sammy) added to the arcade floor: Jamie Tibbetts set the Aurcade World Record in Dead Connections: 112,750 Tuesday, August 7th: Chris Plachy set the Aurcade High Score in Bio-Ship Paladin: 370,900 Thursday, August 9th: Cabinet Upgrade: The Cliffhangar Edward Randy has a brand new monitor! Friday, August 10th: T20, theRead More
Monday, July 30th Cabal (Fabtek, 1988) added to the arcade floor. Thanks to Jeremy Fox of Prince Arcades for grabbing it for us! Big thanks to Chris Blucher for bringing pizza for everyone at the reveal! Galloping Ghost Arcade had a mention on WGN Radio’s Bill and Wendy! Thanks WGN and thanks to Jimmy Mac McInerney for posting thisRead More
Monday, July 23rd: Guerrilla War (SNK, 1987) added to the arcade floor. Thanks to Bryan MacLeod Armitage of Paradise Arcade Shop New Arcade Streaming Set up! Our Monday Mystery Stream showcased our new arcade direct feed stream setup! We will be retrofitting our cabinets to be able to stream like this. Thanks to Owlnonymous: Retro Arcade and Pinball Streaming for helpingRead More
Monday, July 16th: A.B. Cop (Sega, 1989) added to the arcade floor Larry Brockie set the Aurcade World Record in Ultra Street Fighter IV: 1,538,800 SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME Chris Plachy LOST Geoff Lucas Air Buster Geoff Lucas LOST Jamie Tibbetts Space Duel Tuesday, July 17th: Univision Chicago filmed live atRead More
Monday, July 9th: R-Type II (IREM, 1989) added to the arcade floor. Daily Grindhouse did a fantastic article on the history of our exclusive The Spectre Files: Death Stalker Wednesday, July 11th: Jamie Tibbets set the Aurcade High Score in R-Type II: 195,800 Saturday, July 14th: GGA at the Video Game Summit! See Doc Mack atRead More
Monday, July 2nd: Mikie – High School Graffiti (Konami, Centuri, 1984) added to the arcade floor. Big thanks to Jeremy Fox of Prince Arcades for joining us for the Monday Mystery Game and announcing the opening of a new arcade! James White set the Galloping Ghost House High Score in Make Trax: 117,680 SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGERRead More