Posted November 5, 2018 at 5:08 am
Even Spider-Man is on the Bowery these days. One reader spent time wandering the open world of the new comic book video game and found the intersection of Bowery and Delancey. Yet, it’s in name only. The commercial buildings in the scene do not represent reality. The above is an in-game selfie of the spot. […]
Posted September 27, 2017 at 5:00 am
Caffeine and video games go hand in hand. Waypoint, a new cafe that marries the two, is now serving on Ludlow Street. The last series of tenants at 65 Ludlow Street were of the gallery ilk, neither of which really made an indelible mark in the area. Into that recent void comes Waypoint, which is […]
Posted January 4, 2016 at 9:33 am
Now here’s one we didn’t see coming. A new video game shop just bowed on lower Orchard Street. Behold, the alliterative Xeno Zero. Finally some retail diversity in the gallery district. This new “game center” at 24 Orchard Street arrives roughly two months after Joe Sheftel closed his eponymous gallery. He had pulled the plug […]
Posted June 5, 2013 at 5:17 am
Looks like seven-year-old Gallery Bar is on its way out of the Lower East Side.
Posted May 18, 2012 at 6:45 am
On a given weekend afternoon, you might see a small queue huddled outside the nearly non-existent storefront at 25A Essex Street.
Posted February 28, 2011 at 6:49 am
Merely twelve hours after shuttering its decades-old home, Chinatown Fair Arcade wasted no time vacating the musty storefront of 8 Mott Street.
Last modified February 22, 2011 at 9:57 am
You’re not in the middle west anymore, son. Welcome to Wild West Egg!