Whether you want to play a classic arcade game like Galaga or modern shooters such as Paradise Lost, our arcade has something for you. From Pac Man to Terminator, our arcade showcases the widest range of games in the area. In fact Gunther’s Games features more than 35 of the hottest arcade and prize redemption games.

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    Arcade games now span several generations of gamers and we’ve done our best to showcase the best from yesterday and today. With more than 150 games in our inventory (and growing), we regularly rotate new games in, so that you get to experience something different throughout the year. When you walk into Gunther’s we know you’ll find yourself at home. Children will enjoy winning, adults will love the nostalgic value, and everyone will have fun.

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    The original location at 1106 E. Broadway opened in August of 1980 as part of an arcade chain called Pin Pan Alley. At the time, pinball was popular, and Pac-Man had just come along. It was one of the countries original arcades. It was a popular place to be and Columbia's flocked there to play games with their friends. With a rich history in Columbia, the arcade has been called a downtown staple. When you walk in we know you’ll find yourself at home.

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    You've heard the rumors and it's true: Gunther's Games now sells beer. What a better way to spend an evening than playing games while downing a cold one. Our beer selection features the best beers Missouri has to offer from the major players to unique craft selections.

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  • We're Coming Back

    In case you haven't heard, we're bring back Gunther's Games back. Longtime Columbia residents remember the original Gunther's Games. It
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  • In The Columbia Tribune

    Jacob Parker reports on the development plans of Gunther's Games in the Columbia Tribune. The article, "Gunther's Games Name Revived
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  • Downtown Arcade

    The Columbia Tribune reports, "Gunther's Games settles on smaller arcade." I wouldn't say that's entirely true. We are still working
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  • Gunther's Games Returns

    Vox Magazine's Glyn Coakley does a superb job describing our downtown location's nostalgic feel and doe. The feature article, "Game
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Gunther's Games is a Columbia tradition, newly reopened downtown. Much like the original location, Gunther's Games is right on Broadway and features a balanced mix of classic arcades, pinball machines, and modern titles. Bring back the memories of feeding tokens into machines and challenging your friends to a gaming marathon or try to beat the high score.

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