Crystal Maze Online: Crystal Maze Online

By | September 24, 2020

by Crystal Maze Online (website)

3-6 players

🎧actor / audio
selected dates only
free
different
Welcome to a fan-made version of the Crystal Maze that you can play online with your friends via Zoom. Together, your team, guided by a Maze Master, will journey through the famous zones collecting Crystals to compete in The Crystal Dome!
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Anonymous rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Wei-Hwa Huang expert rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5

An amusing set of hosted puzzles but I suspected that the physicality of the Crystal Maze couldn't really be captured in an online experience, and this mostly confirms it.  Some features are adapted to Zoom fine but some feel like they'd be better served with different technology.

Anonymous rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
πŸ”James Bloodworth expert rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
Played: 16/11/2020 Team size: 6 Outcome: Successful escape!

A fun interpretation of the popular quiz show, done with a lot of passion, it reminded me a lot of the old arcade game (if you remember that) with clever reimagining of popular games.

🦑cipherdelic virtuoso rated this:Rated between 50 and 50 out of 5

This pure fun from start to finsih, Rob and Joshua have created a fun zoom version which has some feindish puzzles all themed around the traditional zones. To make it even more unique they've incorporated a new zone, Frontierland and also have some of the older (now forgotten by all but the real fans) zones such as Oceana. 
Both hosts are great fun and explain the games while keeping your team laughing along. It really is a must pay, if you're lucky enough to bag one of the few slots that appear on their facebook page. 

shasha experienced rated this:Rated between 50 and 50 out of 5
Anonymous rated this:Rated between 45 and 45 out of 5

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When escape room websites try to explain what they are to the uninitiated, over and over again they use the same cultural touchstone as their reference: the 90s TV gameshow The Crystal Maze. These days there is of course a live version open to the public in London and Manchester - and now also this online experience, which is entirely fan-made and unofficial. Presumably to avoid IP infringement, it’s also entirely free to play - though to get tickets you’ll need to be very quick off the mark whe...

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