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LONDON, ENGLAND (February 19th, 2014)
REZtron Ltd., today announced it will be
'hurricane' kick starting the year off with their first themed
event of 2014. Next month's retrotainment will focus on the golden
era of the fighting genre with the venue being filled with nothing
other than legendary fighters from the 90s....
The event once again will take place at the award winning The
Hoxton Pony cocktail bar, from 5pm til late on Wednesday 5th of
The legendary fighters includes Super Street Fighter II, Mortal
Kombat III, Fighters Megamix, Fatal Fury, King of Fighters 95,
Ready 2 Rumble Boxing, Dead or Alive 2, Virtual On, Street Fighter
Zero, Fighting Vipers, Golden Axe:The Duel, Virtua Fighter 2,
Marvel Vs Capcom 2 and many more...and as always the games will be
displayed on sexy CRT TVs and on a projector screen.
There will also be competitions running during the first half of
the night, with retrogaming prizes to give away.
To keep things true to REZtron’s 'retrotainment' spirit
there will be some 80s/90s electronic music from their resident DJ
and not forgetting Karaoke on the MEGA-CD Karaoke system.
The event will take place on
Wednesday 5th March, 5pm till late.Tickets can be
Comic book, Shmups, Racing,Sports, Beat'em ups, Light gun and
SEGA Saturn 20th Anniversary themed retrotainment are just a few
others lined up for this year.More details of these will follow in
the coming months..
As always, anyone who comes dressed in gaming or anime inspired
Cosplay will get in for
For more information on REZtron’s events or for private
hire please visit
reztron.co.uk or email
For up to date news on our retro geekery please follow us on
@theREZtron and also on
Established in June 2013, REZtron is a pop-up retrotainment bar
inspired by the fusion of 80's chic, Japanese Otaku culture and
About The Hoxton Pony
The Hoxton Pony is a late night award winning cocktail bar in
the heart of Shoreditch owned by renowned entrepreneur Gerry
Calabrese. Unique cocktails mixed with a modern interior, cutting
edge design and high grade music programming, has gained the venue
a reputation as one of the leading bars and most exciting
nightspots of the East End.
The Hoxton Pony are offering 2for1 on all cocktails,Tuesday
– Friday between 5.00pm and 9.00pm.