The long going pandemic forces entrepreneurs to search for innovative solutions. When the stationary escape rooms were closed, the internet came to the rescue with a live cam escape room.
In short: this is a physical escape room moved to the virtual world. Thanks to this we can join from all over the world - all you need is a computer and access to the internet. The basic online escape rooms are extremely easy to organize. They can be expanded with additional solutions or improvements over time.
Playing the game
The gamemaster talks to the players and is visible to them on the screen throughout the game. That is why you should choose the right person for this role - communicative and speaking English. It would be helpful if such person has acting skills (it's worth considering dressing up in a room theme outfit).
The basic tool for live cam escape is... a camera. In most cases, even a good smartphone is enough - it must have a high-end camera. It is also worth taking care of having the fastest internet available. Buffering will definitely not be welcome by your clients.
Most of the online video escape rooms are currently using the Zoom app. It is relatively cheap and stable, allows you to stream the image from your phone and facilitate contact with players. You can also use Google Hangouts or Skype.
Why is it better for you?
If you already manage your own escape room, you don’t need a special financial contribution. Your live video escape room is prepared to earn money at any time. Even at night with online participants from the US or Japan. If you think your room is worth showing - contact us.
Need help? We are here for you. If you have any questions about modifying your room, software, customers, promoting this service and the best software, please email us at [email protected].