People play video games in cinemas – level 1

11-02-2022 15:00

Finnkino is a Finnish company. It runs cinemas or theaters. Cinemas close because of the coronavirus. Finnkino has an interesting idea.

Finnkino rents screens to people. Groups of people can come. They play video games. They bring their own consoles, games, and controllers. Ten people can be in a group. One session lasts two and a half hours. The price is 280 dollars for one group. It is the price of two cinema tickets.

People can play video games in two cinemas in Helsinki, Finland. Helsinki is the capital city. If people like it, Finnkino will do it in other cities, too.

Difficult words: rent (to let someone use a thing for money, and he must give it back), console (a small device for playing video games), controller (an electric device with which a person operates a machine or another thing).

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