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Munch's Make Believe Band performs in the birthday room at the Chuck E. Cheese in Northridge, Calif. By the end of next year, this animatronic band will be the only one left in the U.S. as the chain remodels in favor of screens and interactive dance floors.
Maggie Shannon for NPR
The kids "eatertainment" chain is saying goodbye to its animatronics band. But not all are ready to let go of the fuzzy robot characters of their youth. One stronghold will keep the nostalgia alive.