Indianapolis, IN

Population: 841,449
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If you’re a gamer who likes to peruse their options at a store, Indianapolis is the place to be. Wallethub listed this Indiana city as having the third-highest concentration of video game stores in the nation. Stores like Disc Replay and The Exchange feature great selections of retro games and newer titles sure to please all gamers. Much to the online gamer’s delight, Verizon just launched their brand new 5g service in Indianapolis with average speeds of 300 Mbps and peak speeds of up to 1000 Mbps, so there are no laggy games here!

If you need a break from gaming, you can head to downtown Indianapolis, which has been consistently ranked as one of Livability's Top 10 Best Downtowns for its vast array of entertainment options and walkability score of 91.