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Address: 400 S. Jefferson, Springfield, MO 65806
Phone Number: 417-831-3665
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Wed - Sat 4:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Description: OPEN Wednesday through Saturday from 4PM to 11PM - Located in downtown...
OPEN Wednesday through Saturday from 4PM to 11PM - Located in downtown Springfield Missouri. Pay $5 at the door and play all the classic video games you want & pinball is just a quarter! Featuring games from the 80's! 1984 is THE 80's arcade! Stop in and get your 80's on in style. We have the games, the music, and the vibe from the greatest decade ever! Need a place to host your next event or party? We offer private events and party room rentals. 1984 features over 60 of the greatest hits from the arcades of the 80's. We are especially proud of our collection of Vector games like Asteroids, Deluxe Asteroids, Gravitar, Tempest and BattleZone! You will find almost all the classics here including Space Invaders, Ms. Pac Man, Centipede, Donkey Kong, Pole Position and many more. Of course we offer parties and an 80's vibe, complete with music videos from ABC to ZZTop. 1984 is located across from the downtown YMCA on Jefferson Street in Downtown Springfield Missouri. From National go West on Walnut, Turn South On Jefferson (its a one way street!) and We are immediately on the Left Hand Side Of the Road. Family Friendly, No Smoking, No Booze... Just Fun with Friends!
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So much fun for young and young at heart, this place makes you feel like a kid again! If you like video-games ~ I highly recommend visiting this wonderful place! the owners are... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed April 15, 2015
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Springfield, Missouri
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Springfield, Missouri
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107 reviews 107 reviews
4 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015

So much fun for young and young at heart, this place makes you feel like a kid again! If you like video-games ~ I highly recommend visiting this wonderful place! the owners are great and it's only five bucks! wow! I'll be Back

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Wichita, KS
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29 reviews 29 reviews
11 attraction reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This place is definitely worth the money. $5 dollars per person gets you all the arcade games from your childhood with unlimited credits.

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Saint Louis, Missouri
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

This place was really fun! It took you back into the 80's with all of the fun old video games. I love playing pacman and played it for hours!

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Senior Contributor
24 reviews 24 reviews
9 attraction reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This was a great value at only $5 per person. My husband and 8 year old son spent about 2 hours here. Games are free with admission and they had all the favorites from our childhood. My son was learning each game he put his hands on and loved it! Pinball cost .50 per game and a few of the... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2015

This place is great! Brought back a lot of memories of growing up In the 80's. We will definitely go back next time we are in the area.

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Omaha, Arkansas
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19 reviews 19 reviews
9 attraction reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015

I've gone to 1984 multiple times. I bring my younger brothers when they are in town, I went there for my 21st birthday, and I've gone with friends. I really love the atmosphere, (the bathroom is the place to be! trust me! haha). Frogger is the most addicting game to me. I wish they would have some more 80's type... More 

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Springfield, Missouri
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

I love all the games and for 5 bucks I can play as many as I want! Except for Ski Ball, but who cares about that? We stayed for hours and had so much fun! It can get a little crowded around the more popular games, but there are more than enough to try out while you wait!

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Ozark, Missouri, United States
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Who doesn't love old arcades? $5 to get in and you can play all you want - except pinball which ranges from .25 to .50 and yes they are worth the extra. Great for all ages. My husband, my teenagers, and my little girl all had a blast.

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Springfield, MO
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22 reviews 22 reviews
8 attraction reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 20, 2015

My best friend came in from CO with her teenage son...I was trying to find something he would enjoy while visiting....1984 didn't disappoint for any of us! Whether you're a kid or an adult you will enjoy yourself immensely and definitely get your moneys worth!

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Springfield, Missouri
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15 reviews 15 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2015

As you can see from the below reviews, this place is the bomb. You get a ton of gaming options for $5 and the pinball machines are a blast, ranging from a quarter to fifty cents a play. They recently opened a downstairs area with the entirety of the game selection now available at all times rather than occasionally being... More 

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