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Chicago’s Emporium Arcade Bar = Apex of Awesomeness

Chicago’s Emporium Arcade Bar is everything you want it to be (and probably even more too). 12-year-old me spent his time playing NBA Jam, Contra and Mortal Kombat, Now at 32 years old, I spent last night playing NBA Jam, Contra and Mortal Kombat, but this time, I had a really good craft beer in my hand. What’s the difference…

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How to Meet a Gamer Girl IRL

Gamer girls are not a myth.  They are not mythical creatures, nor are they afraid to tell the world that gaming is one of their favorite hobbies or passions.  And as one of the co-founders here at LFGdating – the premier gamer dating site on the Internet – I would know since we have thousands…

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Bars We Love: Battle & Brew

While the arcade bar has certainly skyrocketed in popularity around the country – two we love are Emporium up in Chicago along with Stella’s Lounge just around the Lake Michigan corner in Grand Rapids, MI – I guarantee you haven’t seen anything quite like Battle & Brew on the north side of Atlanta in Sandy…

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Another LFGdating Work Weekend Commences!

Miami and the Florida Supercon was a huge success to kick off July. We met with members, advertised to a population of 50,000 plus, and enjoyed some fun South Beach food and cocktails. Now it’s time to have some fun in Chicago. We’ll be at Emporium at least once. We’ll be visiting Headquarters Beercade too.…

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First Date Ideas for Fall

Football season is upon us. Leaves are changing colors. World of Warcraft’s Legion is in full swing. As Bob Dylan eloquently wrote (and sang), the times they are a changin’. The best part of creating a profile on LFGdating is that you get to meet new people every day. Gamers that are just like you: intelligent,…

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Find Love This Summer with LFG

While the 21st of June has long been the official kick off to everyone’s favorite season, the true start date for summer ultimately depends on who you ask.  Ask a college student, and they’ll pretty much just tell you the date of their last final exam; ask a 9-5’er who hates his/her job, and they’ll…

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Stella’s: Video Games and Burgers

Where’s all my Michigander’s at?  I can tell you’re from Michigan because when you held your hand up, you pointed at the spot on your dirty palm denoting where you grew up; for those of you not from Michigan, if you hold your palm up the shape technically looks like the lower half of the fine,…

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Video Games, Dating, and LFG

With the rise of video games came the creation and popularity of the video game arcade, which littered shopping malls across the country and became dating hot spots for couples as they poured in and out of movie theaters on their first dates.  Although video game arcades have survived to a degree, they are are…

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