text: Ice Cream Factory
Hours of
operation
Sunday 12pm - 9pm
Monday Closed
Tuesday Closed
Wednesday 12pm - 9pm
Thursday 12pm - 9pm
Friday 12pm - 9pm
Saturday 12pm - 9pm
267-ICE-HERO
267-423-4376
4369 Main Street
Philadelphia, PA
Currently playing on Wall-O-Vision
Joust

1982's Joust was one of the first video games to popularize two-player cooperative play. Featuring knights mounted on flying ostriches, players wage war with an army of buzzard-mounted adversaries. The key to successful engagements is to touch enemies only when you are higher than them.

October 26, 2018

In this episode of Tubby Talk, Terry, Steve, and Chris discuss the games of the 7th hardware generation ( PS3, Xbox 360, Wii ) that Terry missed out on during a multi-year break from gaming. Steve and Chris offer their "must-play" picks and talk trash on their least favorites.

Topics discussed include: Mass Effect, Super Meat Boy, Braid, Tomb Raider, Uncharted, Gears of War, Halo, Final Fantasy, Dark Souls, Shadow Complex, and Burnout 3: Takedown

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October 12, 2018

In this episode of Tubby Talk, Terry, Steve, and Chris discuss their favorite video game music and can't help but get seriously pumped.

Topics discussed include: The best tracks from a wide variety of 8-bit, 16-bit, and 32-bit titles, chiptune music, The Megas, Koji Kondo, Mega Ran, the Knuckles rap song, Revolution X, Def Jam Vendetta, and 50 Cent: Blood on the Sand

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October 11, 2018

Temperatures are about to drop, but it's warming up here at Tubby Robot -- Hot Apple A La Mode sundaes are back!

Here's a legitimate protip: you can add hot apples to *any* of the items on our sundae menu, as illustrated here with our Belgian Waffle Sundae.

September 26, 2018

After hearing the plight of some of our allergy-afflicted customers, we've secretly been experimenting with crafting dairy-free frozen confections.

Today we're sharing our first dairy-free item with you: mango sorbet! To make it, we puree an absurd 20 pounds of mango. Stop on by and check it out!

September 05, 2018

A new educational season is upon us, and we're ringing it in with a special PB+J Sundae!

To prepare it, we take a scoop of our beloved Peanut Butter Fudge Swirl, top it with jelly, and place it inside a homemade profiterole.

It makes a great motivator for finishing your homework.

August 16, 2018

For one night only, we're serving up our fan-favorite S'more Sundae as part of Stroll the Street's Campfire and S'more night. Come on by and partake in some freshly-toasted gooey marshmallow goodness!

August 08, 2018

As part of the Thursday night Stroll the Street celebration, we'll be featuring our first musical act ever: Sloopygoop!

He'll be performing chiptune music in front of the shop using one of the finest musical instruments ever created: the Game Boy.

July 27, 2018

In this episode of Tubby Talk, Terry, Steve, and Chris discuss the world-consuming power of the little grey brick known as the Nintendo Game Boy.

Topic discussed include: battery life, Tetris, Spider Man, carrying cases, the Super Mario Land series, F1 Race, the Pokemon series, The Legend of Zelda: Link's Awakening, Donkey Kong '94, Super Game Boy, Game Boy variations, Mega Man, the Kirby series, the Wario series, Game Boy competitors, Game Boy Advance, Nintendo DS

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July 25, 2018

We just got a shipment of our first piece of merch: Tubby Robot enamel pins!

These little guys are now available for purchase at our shop, so you can finally accessorize while eating a waffle the size of your head.

July 20, 2018

In this episode of Tubby Talk, Terry, Steve, and Chris conclude their discussion about the console wars with the events that lead from the dawn of 3D gaming to the modern era.

Topics discussed include: Turbo Grafx 16, Turbo Express, Game Gear, Xbox, The Sega Channel, Sega Saturn, Dreamcast, Gamecube, PS2, Wii, Xbox 360, PS3, PS4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch

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