The Arena brings tabletop gaming to Universal City

The Arena Tabletop Games opened in Universal City on Jan. 8. (Jarrett Whitener/Community Impact Newspaper)
The Arena Tabletop Games opened in Universal City on Jan. 8. (Jarrett Whitener/Community Impact Newspaper)

The Arena Tabletop Games opened in Universal City on Jan. 8. (Jarrett Whitener/Community Impact Newspaper)

On Jan. 8, The Arena Tabletop Games celebrated a soft opening at 11503 Loop 1604, Universal City.



The Arena is a local spot for tabletop gamers to sit down and play board games with a group. Customers can rent private rooms, bring their own board games, purchase a variety of figurine modeling equipment and more. www.thearenagames.org

By Jarrett Whitener

Reporter, Northeast San Antonio Metrocom

Jarrett joined Community Impact Newspaper as a reporter in September 2021. Prior to CI, he was a staff writer for two papers in North Georgia, the North Georgia News and the Towns County Herald. He graduated from Young Harris College with a degree in Creative Writing in 2020. Jarrett covers education, local government, transportation, business, real estate development and nonprofits in the Northeast San Antonio Metrocom.