For gamers, this is the top arcade in Shanghai and maybe even the country. This place feels mystic, like a 3D simulation, or a dream sequence in an anime. It's not just the hundreds of arcade machines, many from the 90's and early 2000's. When you step off the fourth floor elevator, you'll hear birds chirping and machines beeping, and see portraits of bosses like Jack Ma and Steve Jobs among bonsai trees, aquariums, and LED-lit fog. Lie Huo is known internationally for their collection of niche shoot ‘em ups like Donpachi, Gunbird, and Strikers 1945. Other deep cuts include Captain Commando, Virtua Striker, Metal Slug 3, Virtua Tennis, Tetris, Three Kingdoms, L.A. Machineguns / Gunbird, and so many more.
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