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#68- The Daily Show – Wonderverse, Arcade Maintenance, and the Rise of Pickleball: A Dive into Contemporary Entertainment Trends and Realities

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Hey there, fellow entertainment junkies! Are you ready for a wild ride through the thrilling world of immersive experiences? Buckle up as BW and CB, your trusty guides, plunge into the heart of Wonderverse – a 45,000 square foot playground right outside of Chicago, jam-packed with pulse-pounding attractions based on your favorite Sony IPs. We’re talking Uncharted, Ghostbusters and more! And let’s not forget about the killer features like the VR academy, zombified bumper cars, and a 21 Jump Street-themed bar. We’ve even got some juicy gossip about potential celebrity sightings at the grand opening!

But we’re not stopping there. We’re also hitting up the arcade, nerding out over the fine art of repair and maintenance that’s crucial to keeping these pixelated paradises running smoothly. Then we’re switching gears to take a swing at the growing phenomenon of pickleball – yes, you heard right, pickleball! From its rise to stardom to the rising competition between public facilities and dedicated venues, we’re covering it all. And as a cherry on top, we’re taking you down memory lane, revisiting the adrenaline rush of childhood slides and the not-so-glamorous realities of maintaining indoor playgrounds today. So, what are you waiting for? Pop in those earbuds and join us for a trip you won’t forget.

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The brainchild of two location-based experience enthusiasts, Christine Buhr and Brandon Willey, the LBX Collective aims to inform and educate, create opportunities to connect with industry peers, and to spur collaboration, discourse, and cross-pollination of ideas.

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