MX23RW : Tuesday, July 14 02:18:25| >> :600:1689944:1689944:

Remote Doctor Who escape room challenge launches on Zoom

Remote Doctor Who escape room challenge launches on Zoom
© BBC
A Doctor Who-themed escape room experience launches virtually via Zoom.

Doctor Who fans can sign up for a virtual version of an escape room challenge themed around the show starting from today.

With in-person escape room experiences impractical at the moment due to the coronavirus pandemic, specialist firm Escape Hunt has developed an online version of the experience that will see users direct a real-life gamesmaster around the room via Zoom.

The Doctor Who: Worlds Collide experience is set in the offices of ChronosCorp HQ, a company who have been attempting to develop commercial time travel but in doing so have caused a tear in the space-time fabric - threatening to let the Cybermen through.

The challenge is to investigate the incident, explore the offices and avoid letting the Cybermen through.

"We're delighted to be expanding our range of at home experiences with remote play games," said Richard Harpham, chief exec at Escape Hunt. "It's fantastic that now, using technology, we can give people the opportunity to play our much-loved physical escape rooms in their own homes."

The one-hour experience costs £60 and allows players from the same or separate households to collaborate to solve the puzzles.

ID:403644:

Follow us on Twitter @SMEntsFeed and like us on Facebook for the latest entertainment news alerts.

Latest coronavirus PSA banner

Coronavirus latest - entertainment - Click here for more stories

Share this article now:
Doctor Who Time Lord Victorious teaser
Read Next:
New Doctor Who project Time Lord Victorious to be released today?
>
Latest Entertainment Video
Did you know...?

rhs 2.0
TV picks header

Tuesday, July 14


How's Your Head Hun?: BBC Three, from 6am
Final episode featuring guests RuPaul, Rylan Clark-Neal and a Strictly reunion

Love Island Australia: ITV2, 9pm
After six weeks, Australia crowns its winning couple in the season finale

The Rise of the Murdoch Dynasty: BBC Two, 8pm
New documentary series charting Rupert Murdoch's ascent to influential media mogul

Classic EastEnders: BBC One, 7.30pm
Walford's first ever gay Pride - and Ballum is born

Subscribe to our Newsletter


Transfer Talk Daily
Match previews - twice weekly
Morning Briefing (7am UTC)
Ultra close-up image of Kevin De Bruyne [NOT FOR USE IN ARTICLES]Get the latest transfer news, match previews and news direct to your inbox!