Imagine a puzzle hunt with escape room style puzzles; this is what printable escape birthday is all about. This can be a family birthday celebration, or a small group of friends playing. You can also host a virtual birthday and use this game as the core activity.
In general, escape games consist of a series of puzzles tied together by a story. The players have to search for clues, use logic and observations skills in order to progress through the game. The first step in tackling an escape room style puzzle is to figure out what the puzzle is all about. The solution to the puzzle often leads to a new challenge.
The game starts with the players finding a message in the bottle from a renowned pirate. They then set on to find his treasure.
Pirate’s Quest features a variety of escape room style puzzles. The answer to each puzzle is a word, making it very easy for the players to know they’ve got the correct answer and can move on to the next challenge.
This game was designed for 10 to 14 year olds. They can play on their own and have fun. Younger players ( 8 to 9 year olds) can also join in on the fun if they are playing with parents or older siblings.
This game is designed for a small group. The best number of players is 2 to 4. If you have a larger team, you can always print more copies of the game and have several teams race against each other!
You can even set up special goals for them:
Pirate’s Quest has a light and fun story, which gives context for the puzzles. John Harding, a notorious pirate, was left on a deserted island by his treaturious crew. They believed he had hidden the treasure, instead of sharing it with the crew. Indeed, the crew was correct. John Harding was eventually rescued, and he let the world know that only those who truly deserve the treasure will find it.
If kids are 12 years old or younger, they might ask for some hints as they play. All the hints and answers are provided together with the game. Kids who are 13 or 14 years old or kids with some experience playing escape room games might win the game fully on their own.
Once you buy and download the Pirate’s Quest Birthday Pack, you will have access to the game and birthday pack materials - invitations, posters, award certificates. You will have plenty of decorations to give any room a pirate vibe. You can print them as is, or you can easily customize them.
All you need to start playing is to print out the game and give it to your pirate crew. You can print at home on a regular letter size paper, or you can use a local printing service or Amazon Print.
No problem. We provide plenty of virtual backgrounds, and the game can be played with any video conference system. You will be able to email the game to the kids, they can print it out and everyone can start playing at the same type, discussing the puzzles via a video conference.
Once you purchase, you will be able to download a zip file. It will include documents and folders with ready to print materials as well as customizable content.