|“What's the reasonable explanation for an arcade cabinet having a secret chamber?”|
The Arcade Pods are gateways to Prime Empire.
While Gayle Gossip is reporting on the dark reality of Prime Empire, gamers in the background can be seen playing the game. Lil' Nelson can also be seen entering Prime Empire after he completed level 13.
When the Ninja are searching The Mechanic's Headquarters, Jay comes across an Arcade Pod titled Prime Empire. He tries to play the game, but realizes he needs the motherboard to operate the game. Jay puts the motherboard inside the Arcade Pod which causes a shock wave that is felt across Ninjago City.
At the same time in Benny's Arcade Emporium, the shock wave causes the electricity to go out. When the power is restored all of the Arcade Pods are replaced with Prime Empire.
Jay plays the legendary game before reaching level 13 and the Arcade Pod opening up a portal. He enters as well as hundreds of other gammers.
Leroy is playing Prime Empire using the Arcade Pods. When he reaches level 13, he enters Prime Empire.
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- 71715 Jay Avatar - Arcade Pod (Jay's Pod)
- 71716 Lloyd Avatar - Arcade Pod (Lloyd's Pod)
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- 131. "Level Thirteen" (Jay's Pod)
- 133. "I am Okino" (Lloyd's Pod)