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Nu-Gen Play Custom Arcade Machine

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Original price £4,295.00
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Current price £3,795.00
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FREE Delivery worth £150

Delivered in 3 - 5 Weeks

Sometimes sooner depending on the specification

Delivery is to curbside. You will require the assistance of two robust individuals to lift a considerably heavy object into your premises.

One of our dedicated customer service team members will be assigned to your order and will personally manage all aspects of your delivery.


The Bespoke Arcades Nu-Gen Play Arcade Machine is a remarkable device with top-notch specifications and features, representing the true pinnacle in-home gaming solutions. The Nu-Gen Play delivers an outstanding gaming experience within the comfort of your own home.

With the Nu-Gen Play, you can anticipate enjoying a diverse array of arcade classics, boasting access to over 24,000 of the best classic games at your fingertips. This extensive library not only includes over 2500 arcade games but also covers the A-Z of the greatest 8 and 16-bit console and computer systems. For further details, refer to the Games List section below.


  • Arcade Gaming System with over 24,000 classic games
  • Extensive Games list that includes most of your favourites
  • 2 USB ports and wireless internet to enable many more games
  • Choose to add original console pads to play games as you did
  •  Fully Plug-and-Play with no assembly required
  • Select a Nu-Gen graphic or opt for a custom graphic according to your preference
  • Exceptional Woofer Sound System featuring Volume Control
  • Durable bespoke reinforced glass screen for added resilience
  • Hand-finished in sleek black, pristine white, or your preferred color
  • Specialized Arcades fan cooling system for optimal performance
  • Choose from a variety of upgrades to customize your dream cabinet
  • Standard black buttons and Ball-Top Joysticks for a classic look
  • Customized Arcades game selection menu for a personalized gaming experience
  • Spacious 32-inch HD Wide Arcade Screen for an immersive gaming experience
  • Convenient wheels and handles at the back for easy movement
  • Experience hands-on, personable Client Support with a dedicated helpline number
  • Complimentary Pallet Delivery to Mainland UK, with optional 2-man delivery
  • Covered by a comprehensive 90-day UK Onsite Warranty, followed by 9 months
  • Back-to-Base support.


Introducing the Nu-Gen Arcade Cabinet, now offered in three distinct formats tailored to diverse preferences:

  • Nu-Gen Play: Tailored for enthusiasts seeking a straightforward experience of playing classic arcade and console games. Ideal for those who prioritize pure gaming enjoyment without additional multimedia functions.
  • Nu-Gen Media: Crafted for individuals desiring a comprehensive gaming and entertainment setup. Combines classic gaming with multimedia features, providing access to all classic games alongside more modern console titles.
  • Nu-Gen Elite: Tailored for clients with discerning tastes who demand the pinnacle of gaming excellence. Encompasses all classic arcade and console games, elite multimedia functions, access to newer arcade titles, and the latest PC game releases.


Use this convenient guide to compare the features of Nu-Gen Play, Media, and Elite, and delve into the in-depth details provided below to make an informed choice for your ultimate gaming experience.

  Nu-Gen Play Nu-Gen Media Nu-Gen Elite
Supplied Games 24,000+ 33,000+ 35,000+
Screen Size 32" 32" 32"
Gaming System i3 i3 (10th Generation) i7 (10th Generation)
Controls Customisable Joysticks & Buttons Customisable Joysticks & Buttons Customisable Joysticks & Buttons
Full 2-Player Gaming Yes Yes Yes
Free UK Delivery Yes Yes Yes
Multimedia Features No Yes Yes
Hard Drive 240GB SSD Yes (+120GB SSD) Yes (240GB SSD + 3TB)
External Video Out No No (Optional HDMI) Yes (HDMI)
Wireless Internet Yes Yes Yes
12 Month Warranty Yes Yes Yes
Keyboard & Mouse No Yes (Handheld) Yes (Logitech Full-Sized Wireless)
Headphone In Yes Yes Yes
Great 2.1 Sound Yes Yes Yes
Add Your Own Games No Yes Yes
Finish Upgrades Yes Yes Yes
USB 2.0 Ports Yes (2) Yes (4) Yes (4)
Graphics Card No Yes (nVidia GT) Yes (nVidia RTX)
Adjustable Volume Yes Yes Yes
Speaker Out No Yes Yes
Optical Drive No Yes (Front Mounting HD Caddy) Yes (Front Mounting HD Caddy)
Operating System No Yes Yes



  • Dive into an extensive gaming library with Nu-Gen Play, featuring over 24,000 games. This includes not just 2,500 arcade games but also covers the A-Z of the greatest 8 and 16-bit console and computer systems.


  • Experience gaming versatility with Nu-Gen Media, providing access to over 30,000 games. On all Bespoke Arcades Media and Elite series machines, benefit from a front-loading easy-access hard drive bay. Seamlessly integrate third-party hard drives purchased from various online sellers to customize the system exactly as you desire. Compatible with multiple frontends like Hyperspin and Launchbox, Nu-Gen Media goes beyond by incorporating great handhelds and legendary home computers often overlooked in multi-game arcade machines.


  • Elevate your gaming experience with Nu-Gen Elite, boasting the most powerful PC build for any arcade machine. Access an extensive library of over 35,000 games via Retro Cloud software. The front-loading hard drive slot ensures infinite customization possibilities, allowing hassle-free installation of pre-built game setups. The Elite system has the raw power to emulate Playstation 3 and Xbox 360 titles, making it perfect for modern arcade games such as Tekken 7 or Star Wars: Battle Pod. Enjoy lightgun action with titles like Transformers: Human Alliance or Aliens: Extermination, utilizing Tekno Parrot with settings maxed out.

    Whether you seek to play current PC games or desire analog controls, the Elite system supports it all. Simply plug in a wireless Xbox joypad, and with HDMI output, indulge in long sessions of armchair gaming on your HDTV, even away from your arcade machine. Nu-Gen Elite delivers a comprehensive gaming experience with cutting-edge features.

Customisation Options

Customize your Nu-Gen Arcade Machine according to your preferences with a variety of options, ranging from control panel customizations to full cabinet body graphic upgrades.

Essential Nu-Gen options include the Light Gun for an immersive experience in your favorite shooters, Servo Joysticks for precision gaming with seamless switching between 4 and 8-way control movements, and the incredible Dynamic Marquee. The Dynamic Marquee displays logos and graphics of the game you're currently playing on the top marquee screen, providing the ultimate nostalgic gaming experience.

For personalized touches or non-standard options, please reach out to us for details and pricing. Additionally, outlined below are details of the standard additional options available:


Number of Players:

  • Choose between a 2 or 4-player arcade machine - Get everyone involved with the option to make your Nu-Gen arcade 4-player. Select your preference in the drop-down menu.


Finish & Build:

  • Satin Finish in Your Chosen Color: Opt for the standard black or select a custom color to suit your preferences.
  • Quad Polish: Experience a super high sheen with a hand-finished, four-times polished surface in a color of your choice.
  • Chameleon Quad Polish: Elevate the finish with a chameleon effect, hand-finished and four-times polished for a unique sheen in your chosen color.



  • Standard Buttons: Enjoy traditional concave arcade buttons available in black, white, blue, red, green, orange, purple, or yellow.
  • Illuminated Buttons: Game in style with glowing buttons, available in white, blue, or red for improved visibility.
  • High-Quality RGB Colour-Changing Illuminated Buttons: Enhance your gaming experience with impressive color-changing illuminated buttons. Opt for the 4-player RGB Colour Changing Illuminated Buttons if you've chosen a 4-player arcade.



  • Ball Top Joysticks: Choose classic Ball Top Joysticks, available in Black, Clear, or Red.
  • Bat Top Joysticks: Opt for Bat Top Joysticks for a more controlled game, available in Black, Blue, Green, Red, or Yellow.
  • Servo Joysticks: Achieve ultimate precision with Servo Joysticks, allowing seamless switching between 4 and 8-way control movements in-game.


Custom Graphics:

  • Under Glass Graphic & Side Panel: Personalize the front of your machine (under the glass) with your design or choose from pre-designed graphics. Add a logo on the side of your arcade cabinet.
  • Full Graphics Upgrade: Customize the front, both sides, and the control panel with your design or select from pre-designed graphics.
  • Dynamic Marquee: Upgrade the marquee with a dynamic screen that displays logos and graphics of the game you're playing.


Additional Controllers:

  • Trackball: Ideal for classics like Centipede, Millipede, and Missile Command, this hand-held controller with a USB connection provides complete control. Also available with RGB Illumination.
  • Spinner: Relive the authentic spinner action for classic games like Tempest and Arkanoid.
  • Light Gun: Enhance your gaming experience in shooters with this fast-paced and immersive controller.


Other Custom Options:

  • BOSE Speaker Upgrade: Elevate your gaming sound experience with fitted BOSE speakers for superior audio quality.
  • Stretch 32" LCD Interactive Marquee Screen: Add a second, interactive LCD Marquee Screen, ideal for displaying your favorite game logos and for streaming/gaming.

Available Games

The Nu-Gen Play comes equipped with access to over 24,000 of the most cherished arcade games, ready for download. With the game-loading functionality that enables this remarkable number of classic arcade and early-generation console games to run on your Nu-Gen Play Arcade Machine, you're certain to be entertained.

These machines are fully MAME compatible, allowing you to configure and play nearly any retro arcade game ever made via the USB ports on your machine. Additionally, your Nu-Gen arcade machine can be configured to run some of the popular old console emulators, including ATARI 2600, NEO GEO, PC Engine, Sega Master System, Megadrive, NES, and SNES.


The Apex Play can run over 24,000 games across the aforementioned systems:

Arcade (2500 games), Atari 2600 (590 games), Atari 5200 (100 games), Atari 7800 (25 games), Atari Lynx (80 games), NES (1780 games), SNES (2180 games),  Game Boy  (1280 games),  Game Boy Colour (960 games), Game Boy Advance (1900 games),  Master System (390 games), Megadrive (885 games), Game Gear (405 games),  PC Engine (345 games), PSP (290 games), Neo Geo Pocket Colour (75 games),   Best of Playstation (50 games), Commodore 64 (4405 games), ZX Spectrum (1855 games),   Amstrad (355 games), Atari ST (1265 games), Amiga (3160 games).

Total Games: 24,875.

Download Games for Nu-Gen Play

To view the comprehensive list of games, click the link above to access a downloadable excel file. Utilize your browser's search function (CTRL-F, Apple-F, etc.) for efficient navigation if you are seeking a specific game.

Please be aware that your purchase includes the hardware only, and the games are provided free of charge.

Hand Built in the UK

Our arcade machines are meticulously crafted in the United Kingdom, guaranteeing the highest standards of quality. They are constructed with premium-grade components and adhere to all required UK legislation, proudly displaying a CE mark.

  • Crafted by hand in the UK
  • Utilization of top-tier components
  • Equipped with a UK power supply
  • CE mark certification
  • Exceptional quality screens, offering optimal visibility from any angle
  • Dedicated UK-based after-sales customer service directly provided by the manufacturers




Height: 1550mm
Width: 965mm
Depth: 860mm
Weight: 90kg


Individual Parts Warranty:

Each component of this product is supported by a 12-month manufacturer's warranty.

Whole Unit Warranty:

The complete product unit is protected by a 3-month manufacturer's warranty. If, within this period, any issue arises necessitating the return of the entire unit to the manufacturer for repair or replacement, this service will be provided at no cost.

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