Retrogaming for everyone!


Awesome Retro

Awesome Retro means retrogaming for everyone. Visiting many events in the Netherlands and surrounding countries, Awesome Retro brings the joy of old school gaming to dance festivals, lanparties, hacker / demo congresses and much more.

Awesome Retro is a registered non-profit foundation based in the Netherlands. Our inventory is donated by many gamers and collectors, we have a solid volunteer base that wants to share their passion of retrogaming with the rest of the world.

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Upcoming events

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A selection of different types of events:


The Reality 13, Lanparty, Netherlands, 800 participants



Retro Gaming Nacht 3, Our own event, Netherlands, 50 visitors


emf 2012

Electromagnetic Field 2012, Outdoor hacker festival, England, 499 visitors


Mysteryland 2012, dance festival, Netherlands, 60.000 visitors


Into The Woods, dance festival, Netherlands, 2500 visitors

Dreamhack Pong Competition, 250 participants at Dreamhack Winter 2013, the worlds largest digital event (10.000 visitors). Picture LMD


Pac-man in front of the gaming tent on outdoor CCC conference (Finowfurt, DE)

Chaos Computer Conference 2011, hacker conference, Germany, 2500 visitors


DSC_6302 gepwnage door Jasper Landa

GEPWNAGE Retro Console Night, Eindhoven, The Netherlands, 30 visitors (picture Jasper Landa)

Awesome Retro on Facebook

This is a stream of our facebook page:

Deze game is alweer 15 jaar oud. Zoveel goede herinneringen, zo’n fijne skate game!

26 likes, 1 comments2 days ago


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De intro / outro van onze YouTube video’s zijn gemaakt door één van onze awesome vrijwilligers: Bart Remmers.

Bart heeft ook zijn eigen Classic Retro Gaming kanaal op YouTube, dat zeker de moeite waard is om te subscriben. Volg hiervoor onderstaande..

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Nu we toch het onderwerp *Donaties* hebben aangesneden:

#DonatieDonderdag is onze nieuwste format op Awesome Retro TV, waar wij aandacht besteden aan de gulle giften van awesome donateurs!

Hier een ‘unboxing video’ van een MEGA donatie van Jimmy…

4 likes, 0 comments1 week ago

Awesome donatie van Kringloopwinkel De Waarde in Utrecht: Een mega groot scherm voor op evenementen! Dit gaat gaaf worden. :) Check ook hun facebook voor vestigingen:

35 likes, 6 comments1 week ago

Kijk nu Live(!) hoe twee vissen elkaar afmaken in een potje Street Fighter II (ja echt). Zie hier:

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Gameboys in de achtbaan? 12-13-14 september is er weer Gameland! CU There! Video or it didn’t happen:

8 likes, 1 comments2 weeks ago

Gaaf, een Japanse reclame voor de Nintendo Famicom.

4 likes, 0 comments2 weeks ago

Het gamers alfabet

16 likes, 2 comments2 weeks ago

Als je je altijd hebt afgevraagd hoe de spookjes in Pac-Man exact werken (en hoe je dus kan winnen): alle antwoorden op een rij in deze briljante post!

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Every year we visit a series of events. From lanparties to dance festivals: we’re a hit every time. On request we will also visit your event.

See our agenda or create a booking.


Are your old game consoles collecting dust? Donate it to Awesome Retro and give it a second life! Everything older than 8 year is welcome. We are non-profit and non-commercial: your donation will see a lot of new gamers!

Contact us now, click here


Become a volunteer and visit all kinds of events. An informal atmosphere and lots of fun is what you can expect!

More info, click here…

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