Escape One Algarve – The Laboratory (Virtual) [Hivemind Review]

The Laboratory (Virtual) is a real-life escape room converted to digital play, created by Escape One Algarve in Portimão, Portugal.

Title art for the game depicts a a mad scientist

Format

Style of Play: real-life escape room converted to digital play without an avatar, using Telescape

Required Equipment: computer with internet connection, pen and paper

Recommended Team Size: 2-4

Play Time: 60-90 minutes

Price: €20.00

Booking: purchase and play at your leisure

Description

In this, the virtual format, The Laboratory was a point-and-click game played in Telescape.

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Escape One Algarve – Final Call [Hivemind Review]

Final Call is a real-life escape room livestreamed and played through an avatar, created by Escape One Algarve in Portimão, Portugal.

First person of a hand holding a Zombie Survival guidebook.

Format

Style of Play: real-life escape room livestreamed and played through an avatar

Required Equipment: computer with internet connection

In addition to the Zoom call (audio only), you need to open a separate website that contains your inventory, close-up photos of objects you’ll find, plus a live video feed of the room.

Recommended Team Size: 2-5

Play Time: 60 minutes

Price: 60€ per team

Booking: book online for a specific time slot

Description

You have an in-game gamemaster to guide via Zoom plus another gamemaster behind the scenes who runs the inventory website.

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Escape One Algarve – Atlantis [Hivemind Review]

Atlantis is a real-life escape room livestreamed and played through an avatar, created by Escape One Algarve in Portimão, Portugal.

Team photo at the end of Atlantis

Format

Style of Play: real-life escape room livestreamed and played through an avatar

Required Equipment: computer with internet connection

You will need to toggle between Zoom and the inventory system.

Recommended Team Size: 2-5

Play Time: 60 minutes

Price: 60€ per team

Booking: book online for a specific time slot

Description

This is a real-life escape room streamed live via Zoom with an avatar performing your commands, and a user friendly inventory system.

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