Champaign-Urbana Adventures in Time and Space: Solve Our Shirts: Escape the Maze of the Minotaur

By | January 28, 2021

by Champaign-Urbana Adventures in Time and Space (website)

302 N Broadway Ave, Suite 100, IL 61801

Languages: EN

🎲other play at home
60-90 mins

Escape from the Maze of the Minotaur!

Solve the challenges of the labyrinth and face down the mighty minotaur in this full-length puzzle game T-shirt!

This double-sided shirt is filled with hidden details, secret information, and other surprises. These clues help you solve a series of puzzles and challenges themed around navigating the legendary labyrinth.

Your shipment will include everything you need to solve this 60-90 minute game, including login information for an online component that checks answers and provides hints, and other in-world artifacts to help you solve the challenges.

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Rated between 45 and 50 out of 5

based on ratings from 3 users
combined with 4 pro reviews

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kristaj rated this:Rated between 45 and 45 out of 5
Team size: 2 Time taken: 2.5hrs Outcome: Successful escape!
value for moneyoriginalclever

Solve our Shirts is so incredibly creative! In addition to the shirt and other physical objects you get in the mail, you integrate with an online interface, which guides you through the story, lets you check your answers, and offers hints if needed. We had a blast and were very impressed by how much puzzling and discovery they managed to embed in the shirt alone. All of the other items and documents were super fun as well. We were fortunate enough to get the deluxe version, which adds a few extra puzzles and some cool items! And now Dave has a sweet escape shirt to wear.

Anonymous rated this:Rated between 45 and 45 out of 5
Played: 19 Apr 2021 Team size: 2 Time taken: 1:58
Anonymous rated this:Rated between 45 and 45 out of 5

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I'll confess that when I first heard of Solve Our Shirts I wasn't entirely sure whether to create a listing for it - surely an escape game in the form of a t-shirt had to be a fun novelty, probably a nice product but not any kind of substantial game, right? Wrong. I'd counted CU Adventures' earlier game Lost Temple as among the best online escape games I've tried, and if anything Solve Our Shirts is even better.
There's a limit to how many puzzles you can cram onto a t-shirt, and Solve Our Shir...

This is the game we didn’t know we needed, but we are so glad it exists! This game was great, and comes with a souvenir for your troubles. We need more nice things like this!

"Solve Our Shirts" was like playing a live escape room but from the comfort of your home. Just like an escape room, you'll need to look for clues (very carefully), compile information and use what you've found to open locks and doors. You can tell the creators are enthusiasts as our thought process aligned perfectly on how to solve these puzzles. The puzzles were designed with just the right amount of difficulty where you could discover the "magical" moments yourself. This was such a fun game. But you know what's even cooler? You'll probably become the center of the attention amongst your friends from now on. Why? Because who has a T-shirt full of puzzles?
To the best of my knowledge, Escape from the Maze of the Minotaur is the first time that puzzles, cotton, and a bit of polyester have been blended together to create a play-at-home escape game… and it was great fun.
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A truly novel puzzle game experience, and a lot of fun.  I’m pretty sure they used Time Lord technology because there were somehow more surprises in that experience than there should have been room for. 

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