Elite Gaming has a history that began back in 1984 when the
founder Christian Marriott bought his first ever computer game 'Elite'
for the Acorn Electron and a life-long passion for computers and video
Originally gaming on the Acorn Electron and Commodore 64 computers
Christian progressed through the 2nd and 3rd generation of consoles such
as the NES and Sega Master System, and Mega drive, eventually migrating
to the PC when the release of the Elite Sequel 'First Encounters' was
released on that platform.
Despite the occasional lapse into real life Christian has remained a dedicated computer gamer all his life.
During the summer of 2006 Christian decided to fulfil a long time
desire to realise an idea that he held for over 20 years and build a
home arcade machine based upon the cocktail table arcade machines that
had been so popular during the 80's. After several months of research
and development was born a fantastic two player arcade table based on pc
architecture and playing many games. This prompted
Christian to set up in business making retro styled arcade machines for
the home games room market.
Elite Gaming has slowly grown to become the UK's best
known company supplying arcade machines into the luxury home games room
The Elite Arcade has been custom designed by the Guys at Elite Arcades to be our Ultimate Stand up arcade machine, The design in an evolution of a bespoke arcade that we recently built for a prestigio..