With manic mushrooms, barrel-heaving apes, and dot-chomping ghosts roaming the backroads of America, fearful citizens are stocking up on fireballs and ladder-scaling techniques in preparation for 8-bit battle. Arm yourself for armchair assaults with today's Groupon: For $12, you get two hours of theater-sized gaming and 60 tokens for arcade games at Chaos Room (a $29 value), located in Centerville.
Chaos Room's theater-sized gaming experience immerses players in video games without having to undergo painful pixilation procedures. Take a seat in the video game theater and spend two hours ($14) competing against friends or Internetnemies on one of the theater's 14 high-definition, 12' by 18' screens. Chaos Room's games selection is constantly changing to offer the latest and greatest in multimedia entertainment, with recent Wii, Xbox 360, and Playstation 3 titles including Halo 3, Rock Band 2, Madden 2010, Tiger Woods PGA Tour 2011, and Wii Mario Kart. Feel the sensation known only to Brooklyn plumbers and sound barrier-shattering cerulean hedgehogs as you X+R2+joystick-swivel-to-the-left your way to gaming glory.
Upon owning of the opposition, customers can swagger over to the arcade, which is packed with classic games that spit out tickets redeemable for prizes. With 60 tokens ($15 value), you can out-Howie-Mandel on Deal or No Deal or slam dunk some coinage into NBA Hoops for enough tickets to win your pretend spouse any pick of the litter at the prizes bar. Escape reality and scoop up today's Groupon for some button-mashing entertainment.