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It’s just practically better.”The event does however take a rather traditionalist structure, where the women stayed seated while the men move around at the sound of a ringing bell.

It’s a slight imbalance, given that the men get to sample a whole range of retro gaming while the women are stuck with one the whole evening almost like a booth attendant - the upside is they have chosen their game in advance (they can also opt to swap the cartridge or disc if they get bored).

“We do all kinds of weird stuff that’s going to challenge people to get out of their comfort zone.”It’s a bit ironic that a company with an ethos on getting people away from staring at screens and improving communication and body language would get involved in an event where guests are basically staring at screens most of the time.Ready Player Two works much like any other speed-dating event.In a basement bar located just off King’s Cross Station, you’ve got about a dozen men and a dozen women getting to know each other for five minutes at a time.But instead of facing each other awkwardly, you’re both actually facing a CRT monitor, controller in hand, playing through games of yesteryear on a good old-fashioned Mega Drive, SNES, N64 or Gamecube consoles – none of that emulation malarkey.

If nostalgia is a romanticised view of the past, doesn’t that make retro video games romantic by association?

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