27 Jan '12, 6am

Real life puzzle escape game comes to Singapore: By Lim Yan Liang Leaping off virtual reality and into the real

Leaping off virtual reality and into the real world this weekend is a Japanese game concept that promises puzzle fans an experience they can actually live out. Racing against the clock, participants have to find and solve a variety of puzzles, such as pattern and logic problems as well as cryptograms in order to escape a location. In this case, the Chijmes cathedral. Called Real Escape Game (REG), the concept is inspired by a genre of video games that requires a player to look for clues and items to free himself from an enclosed location. It is the brainchild of 36-year-old Takao Kato from Japan. The difference: players are encouraged to team-up to more efficiently crack the puzzles. Besides a game master leading and directing gameplay, there are also actors who promise to add a touch of drama into the mix. In past REGs, actors have played murderers, victims and mysterious...

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