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 included in our recommendation guide for Remote Horror Games. For more of the best online escape games in this style, check out the recommendation guide.

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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