With famous gaming hubs like Akihabara, Odaiba and Shinjuku, Tokyo is home to an astounding number of video game arcades – over 500 and counting. An addition of one more arcade may seem like just a drop in the bucket, but this one is truly an exception. Opening on 14 July 2017, VR Zone Shinjuku is turning the tables on the video game arcade industry by featuring more than 15 virtual reality attractions such as the ever-popular Mario Kart, Dragon Ball Z, and even an area-style 4-versus-4 multiplayer game from the Ghost in the Shell series. Employing cutting-edge VR technology, players wear 3-D headsets and sensor devices which give players the sense that they are actually in the game’s thrilling fantasy environment. Add a visit to this innovative arcade to your next Tokyo itinerary and experience the next generation of gaming with your friends!