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.

Want to see more? Download the flyer for an impression or contact us now.

Upcoming events

The agenda is also accessible through iCal feed.
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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:

Check dit item van Inside Edition uit 1988 :)

7 likes, 1 comments5 hours ago

Binnenkort staan we op GameForce in België! Dit wordt de grootste gamebeurs van Vlaanderen – Kom langs op 4 en 5 oktober in de Waagnatie te Antwerpen.

13 likes, 2 comments2 days ago

1024 awesome Facebook-fans!

Deze pagina is in relatief korte tijd uitgegroeid tot een enorme community van retro gaming liefhebbers. Wij zijn hier uiteraard enorm content mee, en willen iedereen ontzettend bedanken voor hun likes, shares en comments…

23 likes, 2 comments2 days ago

Tijd voor een nieuwe Retro Bros aflevering! Deze keer gaat het over kettingmails en Comic Sans Neue. Benieuwd naar de context? Kijk dan NU naar deze video!

1 likes, 0 comments2 days ago

Flawless victory!!

3 likes, 0 comments3 days ago

Douglas E. Smith, maker van het iconische spel Lode Runner, is niet meer.

1 likes, 0 comments4 days ago

Voel je oud in 3…2…1

7 likes, 0 comments1 week ago

25 likes, 0 comments1 week ago

10 minuten na de opening op Gameland Bobbejaanland. We zijn er het hele weekend!

23 likes, 0 comments1 week ago

Thanks, Mario..

0 likes, 0 comments1 week ago

12 tot 14 september is er Gameland in Bobbejaanland! Dit is de ideale mix van Gaming en Pretpark! Wij zijn er ook voor al je Retrogaming kicks!

Tickets zijn hier verkrijgbaar:

Meer info over retrogaming op Gameland:

15 likes, 2 comments1 week ago

Tijd voor een potje Rat Maze 2. Protip: ga voor het bonuslevel door alle letters te verzamelen. –

1 likes, 0 comments2 weeks ago


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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