Top 3 gaming spots in Melbourne 

Melbourne city has loads of super cool gaming spots to check out, but we thought we would make things a little easier for you and narrow it down to our top 3 picks! From virtual reality to PC and console gaming and everything in between.

1. Virtual room  

Virtual Room is one of the world’s best team-based virtual reality experiences and is now in Melbourne! So if your into virtual reality this is should definitely be on your list! 

In short, Virtual room blends the escape room concept with a full 3D cinematic experience to deliver a unique, immersive and mind-blowing adventure.

Games are played in groups of 2, 3 or 4 players where each player has their own dedicated room – you will talk to each other, walk around, bend, throw objects and collaborate together to solve the puzzles and challenges.

The Virtual Room adventure lasts on average ~40-50 minutes, and prices start from $49 a player depending on the number of people playing, and what day and time you are looking to book for.

All in all Virtual room is a super fun rainy weekend activity to do with friends

Address: 75 Peel St, West Melbourne VIC 3003

2. Fortress Melbourne 

Fortress Melbourne is a social gaming experience designed to cater to everyone. Fortress takes up two gigantic levels in the centre of the city in Emporium Melbourne.

Home to 160 premium Alienware PCs, 2 licensed bars, several private party spaces, and a huge themed basement Tavern restaurant with VIP video game booths and board game areas.

Home to a purpose-built 200-seat esports arena and LIVE broadcast production facility.

Pretty cool right?!

If your looking for something with a bit more to it than just gaming, Fortress is definitely a great place to visit!

Address: 23 Caledonian Ln, Melbourne VIC 3000

3. Zen gaming lounge 

ZEN Gaming Lounge is the first internet cafe in Melbourne to become a dedicated esports hub. ZEN unites seasoned and casual gamers; offering state-of-the-art services with world class technology..

Zen offers PC gaming, console gaming and even board gaming when your tired of your screen!

Address: 280 City Rd, Southbank VIC 3006