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The History of Video Games – Edinburgh

16 April, 2019 - 21 April, 2019

Future Artists Studios is on Tour, the multi-award winning Manchester based film and events company is coming to Edinburgh and we will be based at Ocean Terminal, Ocean Terminal in Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland is a shopping centre, designed by Sir Terence Conran. It is built on former industrial docklands on the north side of the city.

The all you can play video game event!


History of Video Games is returning to Edinburgh with even more video games and a curated selection of video games created by the fans and our in-house experts.

Running from Tuesday 16th April to Sunday 21st April 2019 this event is for all fans of video games, our events cover over 30 years of gaming using the original machines from back in the day to the present.

We have nearly 100 games to choose from, a small sample list can be seen below, see the most up to date games list (Please note games are subject to change).

Joust, Black Tiger, Pac Man, Track & Field, Defender, Virtual Tennis, Spy Hunter, Robocop, Wonder Boy, Street Fighter 2, Simpsons, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Marble Madness, Out Run, Space Invaders, Donkey Kong, Paper Boy, Double Dragon, Star Wars, Asteroids, Crazy Taxi, Bubble Bobble, Mortal Kombat 2, Rolling Thunder, SEGA Megatech, After Burner, Ghouls n Ghosts, House of the Dead, Operation Wolf, Earthworm Jim, Sonic the Hedgehog, Super Mario, Guitar Hero and many many more!

Alongside our curated selection of vintage consoles and games for 8bit, 16bit and 32bit nostalgia, including the NES, Master System, Super Nintendo, Megadrive, Playstation, N64, Game Cube,Sega Saturn, Wii,  Playstation 1+2+3+4 and many more, including handhelds , and our special guest star at this event is the Nintendo Switch console with the Latest Mario Kart game, projected onto the big screen, alongside big-screen Fifa18 on the PS4 on a big 5 metre screen.


16 April, 2019
21 April, 2019


Future Artists


Ocean Terminal Shopping Centre
Ocean Drive
Edinburgh, EH6 6JJ United Kingdom
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0131 555 8888