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A Grown-Up Play Pen

FANTASY: David Perry, with daughter Emma and wife Elaine, created an interior to look like a medieval Italian village. (Don Bartletti / LAT)
SNUG AS A GAMER: Amid the play-land atmosphere of the Perry villa is a cozy family dwelling apparent in the living room’s French antiques and artwork, dozens of framed photos and various stuffed animals and toys. But true to gaming form, tucked away in the French armoire are board and video games. (Don Bartletti / LAT)
GATEWAY: A flourish of light bathes Elaine and Emma as they pass the home theater. Used planks for the doors and metal trim give the entry a medieval flair (Don Bartletti / LAT)
POOL PLAYS: The swimming pool overlooks the Dana Point coastline and features a stream that runs through the living room via a glass wall. “The inside looks like the outdoors,” David says. (Don Bartletti / LAT)
FULL TILT: Perry spends quality time in the arcade room, packed with vintage games. At his home, he’s the top-ranking Centipede player. (Don Bartletti / LAT)
TOE-TAPPING: Perry has a solid-steel version of the game Dance Dance Revolution in the gym. Most of the rooms are packed with games. (Don Bartletti / LAT)