The Death By Audio Arcade is a series of local multiplayer arcade cabinets produced by local indie game developers that originate from Death By Audio, Brooklyn's influential DIY music venue.

Anyone wishing to support Death By Audio Arcade’s goal of empowering NYC’s indie game scene is encouraged to make a tax deductible donation.

Death By Audio Arcade is a 501c-3 non-profit.

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The brand new animated gif photobooth launched this weekend at Play NYC at Terminal 5!

If you visited our booth, check out this Giphy Gallery to view and download your gifs from the weekend!


Support DBAA and independent game developers by checking out our new online shop! Now for sale exclusively online and at our events is the Death by Audio Arcade: Snackpack Vol. 1, a curated collection of some of DBAA's greatest hits as well as some never-before-seen gems! $15 + shipping. Available editions for both Windows and Mac OS X.

Physical media is back! 10+ projects from the DBAA crew can be yours in the form of this limited-run branded USB stick! Volume 1 of the DBAA Snackpack features some of your favorite titles fresh from our arcade collection as well as some projects not available anywhere else!

Upcoming Games + Events


VOLLEYGON is a raucous 2-on-2 anti-gravity showdown where geometric shapes flying through space take center stage! Utilize the ceiling and floor to bounce, lob, and smash the ball into your opponent's zone! Just be careful as the ball can change gravity on a whim, and so can your opponents!


DRINK RINK is a bar. No, it's a game. No wait, you play the game with your drink? On top of the bar? Sounds potentially dangerous.

Events ///

The Games


Crystal Brawl


Particle Mace

Powerboat Italia '88

Fútbol Forever

Nothing Good Can Come Of This

Slam City Oracles

Star Versus