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The Best Game Stores Around Gilbert

Shop for Games at these Stores Around Gilbert 

hether you enjoy playing board or video games, several local stores have you covered. They offer everything from the newest releases to the classics of yesteryear. When you are ready for some gaming fun, head to one of these shops near our Gilbert apartments:

Games U

At Games U, you will find a large, welcoming gaming community. Owner Jeff Caples is a former teacher and soldier. He worked in a game store as a teenager and dreamed of one day opening his own. More than twenty years later, he made that dream a reality. Today, Jeff enjoys sharing his passion and hosts a weekly Infinity meet-up every Monday between 4:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. Along with the board games, you can also shop for dice, role-playing games, and more.

1Up Games

When longtime friends Tim and Nick decided to open a store, 1Up Games was born. They grew up in the golden age of video games and boast they have been having a blast since day one. The selection features new and old-school video games and consoles. The friends are always looking to buy and trade, and you never know what they will offer next. You can also shop for retro toys, anime figures, and other items.

Fallout Games

The team at Fallout Games takes pride in providing a vast selection of games, systems, and accessories. They also offer some of the best prices in the Valley and enjoy getting to know their customers. The collection features games for PlayStation, Atari, and more. The shop accepts trades for cash or store credit. Fallout Games welcomes visitors daily between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m.

After shopping for games, visit a nearby food truck park and enjoy a delicious meal. Finally, to call Vistara a SanTan Village home, please contact us. Our team would love to show you firsthand everything our Gilbert apartments have to offer.