Though laser tag began as a government program to prepare the citizenry for a robotic takeover, it was recast as a recreational game after officials confirmed that Terminator was just a movie. Shoot like Schwarzenegger with today’s Groupon to Laser Tag of Buford. Choose between the following options:
- For $9, you get three games of laser tag (up to a $19.26 value).
- For $30, you get a laser-tag package for four people, including two games of laser tag each (a $55.12 value), four medium soft drinks (a $7.48 value), four popcorns (a $4.28 value), and four arcade tokens per person (a $4 value; up to a $70.88 total value).</p>
Laser Tag of Buford’s neon and laundry-lint-finding black lights illuminate two full floors of beamy arena, obscuring obstacles with the help of special effects and fog. A gracious sound system feeds ears feasts of exhilarating beats to prep brains for battles, which begin every 20 minutes. During games, players can dodge vibrant lines of detriment by hiding behind large rectangular obstacles, coming out only to torpedo opponents with pigmented air or politely point out a peer’s untied shoe. Between matches, guests can challenge arcade games to a vicious game of thumb war or rest shooting hands by mouth vacuuming a medium soft drink and salt-showered kernels of popcorn.
Laser Tag of Buford
Psychedelic lighting, clouds of fog, and thumping beats fill Laser Tag of Buford’s 7,000-square-foot, two-level arena. From behind rectangular obstacles and stacks of barrels, up to 28 players dodge incoming laser blasts while firing at foes during battles that commence every 20 minutes. Throughout each bout, computerized weapons and sound system¬–equipped vests help participants stay abreast of their score, while a large scoreboard updates sideline observers and astronauts watching from space. After their game, guests can explore the facility’s remaining 4,000 square feet, which house an arcade with more than 20 games and a concession stand stocked with snacks and drinks.