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[IRL EXPERIENCE]
Arcade : I found love in a hopeless place

By Sarah Saint Germain

I’m a romantic cheesy girl, always ready to discover new places to find THE ONE. A good friend told me that video arcades are full of crazy French kissers. I’m surprised, but why not, after all, what have I got to lose! You may find love where you least expect it. But seriously, who goes to the video arcade? Since we have massive televisions, towering games consoles and life-fulfilling iPhones, who needs to get off the couch? The arcade is dying. The golden age of kids losing their pocket money to crazy Time Crisis is over! In Paris, a few video arcades survive. Let's try La tête dans les Nuages (The head in the clouds), a name that speaks immediately to my romantic side.