The digital age has brought with it a whole new generation of entertainment in the gaming world. More people than ever are realising the joys of gaming and if you’re one of them, there’s no better place to be than London.
Our luxury hotels near Finsbury Square London are situated close to a number of popular gaming shops and retailers that specialise in gaming-themed gadgets and gifts. We’ve compiled this list of popular shops that will help you get your gaming fix during your time at The Montcalm London.
Baron Street, London
If you’re looking for the latest games for all your favourite consoles, head over to Baron Street during your time at The Montcalm London and browse the huge collection of titles that span all genres and platforms. N1 Games has become one of the popular spots for gamers in London thanks to the large catalogue of products and competitive prices. Located right around the corner from the iconic O2 Academy Islington, you shouldn’t have any trouble finding this treasure trove of gaming gifts.
Long Lane, London
For anyone looking to take their gaming experience to the next level, Controller Modz offers a bespoke modification service that allows you to fully customise your favourite gaming pad or controller. Whether you have a PS4, an Xbox 360 or a Nintendo Wii, you can take your controller down to Long Lane where the guys will give it a whole new look and even give it a few extra features. Modified controllers are becoming increasingly popular with gaming enthusiasts so be sure to make your friends jealous this season with a customised design that has been created specifically for you.
Earlham Street, London
Take a quick trip over to the neighbouring district of Soho and discover a world of adventure at Orcs Nest. The popular table-top gaming shop has become a go-to place for gamers visiting the city. If you and your friends enjoy playing classic fantasy games such as Warhammer, you’ll find yourself in heaven when you steep through the doors of Orcs Nest. The shop is a treasure trove of fantasy gaming where you’ll find a huge selection of figurines, game boards, lore books and anything else you could possibly need to get a game together.
Wardour Street, London
No list of gamer destinations would be complete without mentioning the UK’s biggest gaming brand. Anyone even remotely interested in the world of gaming have probably stepped inside a Game store at some point and so you’ll be familiar with the huge collection of blockbuster titles that can be found on the shelves. Whether you’re a PlayStation purist or an Xbox extremist, you’ll find all kinds of accessories and games to add to your collection. As one of the leading gaming brands, Game offers some of the best deals when it comes to pre-owned games so be sure to keep an eye out and bag some bargains.