Opening Times:

10:00 - 17:30


Located in Newcastle city center we are in a prime location for all of your tattoo and piercing needs. We are in an excellent location whether you are travelling to us by foot, car or public transport. Harnessing the power of five top class tattoo artists we can meet any of your inking requirements. Dream big and we will deliver.

Established in 2002 our shop and artists aim to test the barriers of what is thought possible in tattooing at every opportunity, with mind blowing artistic ability and knowledge.

Find us on Grainger Street near Grey's Monument, next door to END. Drop in for a chat about any ideas you have, when we have space free for you, aftercare information or any other queries. We are here to help.

We are a modern Local Authority registered studio meeting the highest standards required by law and boast some of the most talented artists that will give you a tattoo or piercing everyone will be jealous of.

We offer thousands of tattoo ideas along with bespoke artist own and personal designs to meet your requirements. We promise to exceed your expectations and give you something you can't wait to show off. Along with this we offer excellent cover ups you wouldn't believe and a wide range of piercings both standard and exotic.

Our artists are always happy to help you with ideas to develop a one of a kind piece specific to you, just ask.

Unfortunately we do not offer cosmetic tattooing or laser removal at this time. Sorry for any inconvenience caused.

Gift Vouchers:

Don't know what to get the tattoo addict in your life or know someone who is itching to get started on their first sleeve?

Then we have the perfect gift for you.

Why not get them a highly sort after tattoo voucher to be used with any of our highly skilled artists. The perfect gift.

Where we at?


Find us at 129 Grainger Street (NE1 5AE) next door to END. We are upstairs so you will only see a door with the Hype Tattoo sign above, just follow the stairway to heaven. Click on the map below for directions.