• 708-485-4700
9415 Ogden Ave.
Brookfield, IL 60513

7 Days a Week
365 Days a Year

Welcome to Galloping Ghost Arcade

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!

Latest News

Last Week in Review: October 1st to October 7th

Monday, October 1st TH Strikes Back (Gaelco, 1994) added to the arcade   SAGA OF THE HARDCORE BELT CHAMPION RESULT CHALLENGER GAME Chris Plachy DEFENDED Jamie Tibbetts Robocop Chris Plachy DEFENDED Geoff Lucas Ikari Warriors   Tuesday, October 2nd You can pre-order the new book Q*bert & We by Jeff Lee & Colleagues with “Trickman” Terry Minnich.

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Last Week in Review: September 24th to September 30th

Monday, September 24th: Eliminator (Sega/Gremlin, 1981) added to the arcade floor!   Tuesday, September 25th: James White set the Aurcade World Record in Eliminator: 107,600   Friday, September 28th: Tim Vermeulen set the GGA House High Score in Stratovox: 84,150   Saturday, September 29th: Cabinet Repair: Replaced mirrored plexi with glass in Darius II for a more clean image.  

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Last Week in Review: September 17th to September 23rd

Monday, September 17th: Darius II (Taito, 1989) added to the arcade floor   Chris Plachy set the Aurcade World Record in Dead Connection: 116,030   Chris Plachy defended his Hardcore Belt title against Geoff Lucas in Twinkle Star Sprites   Tuesday, September 18th: GGA’s own Pete Hahn featured in Old School Gamer Magazine – Walter Day Trading Card Spotlight

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Last Week in Review: September 3rd to September 9th

Monday, September 3rd:   CyberBots (Capcom 1994) added to the arcade floor   Joel Snavley set the Aurcade World Record in Bad Dudes Vs. Dragon Ninja: 999,999 Steven Lucas set the Aurcade World Record in The Real Ghostbusters: 1,570,200 Jimmy Mac set the Aurcade High Score in Faster Harder More Challenging Q*bert: 155,475     Wednesday, September 5th: Cabinet Upgrade: New Black

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Last Week in Review: August 27th to September 2nd

Monday, August 27th: Dragon Breed (Irem, 1989) added to the arcade floor.   Doc Mack, Brian Colin (Rampage), Jeff Lee (Q*bert), and Daniel Pesina (Mortal Kombat) were on a panel for IGDA Chicago, The Past & Future of Classic Games   James White set the Aurcade World Record in Oli Boo Chu: 101,400   Thursday, August 30th:   Tim Broderick set the Aurcade World Record in

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Last Week in Review: August 13th to August 19th

Monday, August 13th: GALLOPING GHOST ARCADE’S 8 YEAR ANNIVERSARY! Cliff Hangar (Stern 1983) added to the arcade floor Gamshara (Mitchell, 2002) added to the arcade floor   Announcing Chris Plachy as our newest GAMER OF THE YEAR!   Peter Gorz set the Aurcade World Record in Cabal: 1,606,490 Martin Bedard set the Aurcade World Record in Rip Off: 10,830 Mike

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