The salty, greasy taste of spice-less chalk and cheese pizza served in those pans that had those little black bumps at the bottom? Tons of unhinged, hyper children running around with tired, beer-sipping parents watching them beg for more tokens to cash in for cheap prizes that will break on the ride back? The questionably clean tubes that always had at least one lost and confused child screaming because they can't find the exit? Then, of course, none of us can forget the terrifying robot band of animals that suddenly started singing when the birthday cakes came out.
If you've ever been to Chuck E. Cheese's, you've probably wondered what goes on behind the scenes. With a staff full of teenagers and robots and a kitchen that churns out objectively bad food, there's bound to be some interesting stories. So, when a recent Reddit user asked former employees for their horror stories, people were ready to spill the secrets behind the mouse mask.