Big name Leeds city centre bar to be replaced by retro gaming arcade

NQ64 has announced where and when the chain will be opening their Leeds arcade bar.

As we’ve previously reported, the retro venue group has been eyeing up a Leeds city centre opening. It will replace Manahatta, at 11 Merrion Street, with NQ64 expected to open at the end of August.

NQ64 Leeds will be home to one of the brand’s biggest selection of games yet with fan favourites like Guitar Hero, Pac-Man and Street Fighter all alongside NQ64 exclusive games like the Wall Boy which will elevate the iconic Game Boy to a large screen.

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As well as its awesome selection of games, NQ64’s new home in Leeds will boast an outdoor seating area. Matt Robson, co-founder at NQ64, said: “We’ve wanted a site in Leeds for about four years now, so we were buzzing when the space on Merrion Street landed on our table.

“The venue works perfectly for us, with loads of levels and hidden nooks to tuck our games in. We’re always upgrading the offering and new fan favourites like basketball and an addictive rhythm game, Mai Mai, have been included for Leeds. We have enjoyed some great evenings in the city, but now we can host some fun ourselves.”

We will bring you more on the exciting new opening when we have further information.

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