Life is more fun if you play games
This is more than just a nice quote from Roald Dahl. This is what we believe in. Playing games is one of the best things out there. Even when you loose. It challenges you to think creatively. To search for solutions (and find them). And, more importantly, to have fun together.  

In our game shop we have an enormous collection of games. There is something for everyone. For experts, but definitely also for beginners. Kids and grown ups. Locals and tourists. Companies and groups of friends. Geeks and party gamers. Everybody is welcome at Subcultures!

We do everything we can to involve people in playing games. Our Subcrew makes the store more than just a place to buy games. We give you good and honest advice. There’s also an Escape Room and we host many workshops and events. For everybody who loves to play games, but also especially for groups. Because playing games is something that you do together. We also get a lot of help from our demo-team: the Subcult.


Owner Tijn Rams is really proud of his Subcrew. They like explaining games, give great advice and answer all your questions. Together they know a lot about many games. Do you want to join our Subcrew? We post our job openings on Facebook, but you can always send an open application letter to


Our Subcult is as exciting as in sounds. Do you want to become a part of Subcultures as a volunteer and get to demo games, organise game nights and more? Great!
Send an email with your favourite games and why you like them (and us) to


Playing games is something you do together. That’s why we like to collaborate. For example with the great:
Society of Play
In De Ruimte
Koffie Leute
Café Averechts

About Subcultures

Subcultures is more than just a game shop. We do all we can to get as many people as possible to enjoy games! In our store we have hundreds of games, for young and old, experts and beginners. There’s also an escape room, we host workshops and events. For everybody who loves to play games, but also especially for groups.

© 2016 Subcultures | KVK: 30173224 | BTW: NL 1775.49.142.B01

You can find us here

Oudegracht 183
3511 NE Utrecht

030 7371007