Unique and fun online escape rooms

Virtual Escape offers online escape rooms that provide fun, thrill and excitement.

An interactive experience
Work together with a real host via WhatsApp or choose our self-guided game and play whenever suits you.

Teamwork required
Use a video call, or real-life communication, and test how well your team works together.

Get creative
Find answers by using audio/video, social media, Google or what you think is best to solve a variety of challenges.

At a glance

  • Played completely online, no need to leave the house
  • Play with a real host or go for The Pegasus Project and play whenever suits you
  • Work together in teams of 2 to 6 with friends, family or colleagues
  • Perfect as a team building activity, played with multiple teams

Looking for some fun team building?

See how well your team works together. Or make it a little competition between teams.

Our online escape rooms are a perfect team building activity.
Download our team building brochure.

Online escape room

Work together, solve challenges and "escape" before the time runs out

Play from anywhere

Play with mates at home or with family abroad, it doesn't matter where in the world your team is

Whenever suits you

Book a time that suits you or choose our self-guided game

Play for 60 or 90 minutes

Choose between our 60 minute hosted games or our 90+ minute self-guided game

Age 18+ recommended

Our games are best played by anyone over 18

Team size 2-6

Form one or more teams of 2 to 6 people

Our Experiences

Time's Ticking

Difficulty: Moderate
Game Time: 60 mins

A bomb is about to go off. You and your friends are the only ones who can save the city!

Hack the terrorist's website, navigate with Google Maps, use audio/video, and more.

  • Already played by over 10,000 people
  • Perfect for both beginners and escape room experts
  • Work together with a real "detective" to solve the case

Only $45 per team

Ben's Big Heist

Difficulty: Hard
Game Time: 60 mins

Ever wanted to rob a bank? Now's your chance! You've got 60 minutes to steal as much loot as you can.

Bypass security, crack vaults, fill the loot bags and safely escape.

  • Use the blueprint, decipher codes and find some loot
  • Each vault will become harder to crack
  • Fully interactive; communicate with the bank robber via WhatsApp

Only $45 per team

Time's Ticking Jr

Difficulty: Easy
Game Time: 60 mins

The classic game Time's Ticking is now available for teenagers and families!

But make sure you don't underestimate it, as you will still need to solve a variety of challenges. Fun for the whole family.

  • Suitable for anyone aged 14 and up
  • Slightly easier than the regular Time's Ticking, but still challenging and fun
  • We highly recommend an adult to join and play

Only $45 per team

The Pegasus Project

Difficulty: Hard
Game Time: 90+ mins

Play this self-guided game whenever suits you. And be ready for a challenge!

Find out what happened to agent Spike and uncover the secrets at Spider Technologies.

  • Self-guided, play any time you'd like
  • Takes around 90 mins and has no time limit
  • Explore a 3d building, decipher codes and more

Only $30 per team

Team Building

Difficulty: Any
Game Time: 60 mins

Looking for something fun and different to do with your colleagues?

Try one of our Virtual Escape experiences as your next team building activity!

  • Suitable for 4 to many teams
  • Make it a competition between teams
  • We'll find a day and time that suits you

Price based on total number of players

Gift Card

Difficulty: Any
Game Time: 60 mins

Surprise your mate, family or a colleague with the Virtual Escape e-gift card!

The perfect gift for anyone who already has everything and loves a fun activity.

  • Give a Virtual Escape session as a present
  • Perfect as a birthday gift or for any other occasion
  • Redeemable for up to 6 moments after purchase

Get your e-gift card now

Jack's Hangover

Difficulty: Moderate
Game Time: 60 mins

Ouch, the headache! What happened last night!? Help Jack figure out what went on the night before.

Check the hotel room, visit the casino and catch the flight before it departs.

  • Work together to figure out what happened
  • Moderate difficulty, with lots of challenges to solve
  • Communicate with Jack via WhatsApp

Currently in development

City Discovery

Difficulty: Moderate
Game Time: 3 hours

A self-guided outdoor "escape room", played in Melbourne CBD.

Your team follows in the footsteps of a detective and needs to discover the city to solve a crime case.

  • A paper based game, play whenever suits you
  • 2-3 Hours of discovering, challenges and fun
  • Learn about Melbourne and its iconic places

Currently in development

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Time's Ticking

# Team Time
No Eye Deer35:39
Polka Peeps36:03
Shirlz Girls36:04
Simpsons Donkys37:14
The Escape Peas37:33
Mike’s Minions38:07
Fancy Feasters38:45
Noodley Doodles38:58

Ben's Big Heist

# Team Loot
A team$5,317,000
Mighty Duc$5,243,000
Clan Peggu$5,079,000
Ocean Ten$5,011,000
Potbelly P$5,005,000

Think your team has what it takes? Or just want to have some fun?


Form a team, get ready and play the game

1 Form a team and book your session
Form a team and pick a day/time that suits everyone.
Then simply book your 60 minute hosted session or buy our self-guided game.

Large group? Contact us and we'll make it work!
After making a booking, you'll receive an email with instructions.
Booked our hosted escape room? Our host will create a WhatsApp group and add you. Simply invite your team members and wait for instructions.

Booked the self-guided game? Simply follow the instructions in the confirmation email to get started.
At the session start time, our host will send you information and challenges via WhatsApp.
This includes text, audio, images, links to websites and lots more...

It's best to use a laptop to help you find answers. You can use Google or any other website.
And be sure to collaborate with your team mates. Think you've found the answer? Respond back to our host in the WhatsApp group.

It's all about teamwork and fun

To play our hosted games, you'll need the following:

  • Laptop
  • Video call with your team mates, e.g. PubHub
  • WhatsApp on your phone
  • WhatsApp Web (optional)
  • 1
    Book a session for a day/time that works for your team.
  • 2
    You'll receive a confirmation email and will be added to the WhatsApp group.
  • 3
    Invite your team members to the WhatsApp group. Just before the session starts, our host will send you instructions via WhatsApp.
  • 4
    Once the time starts, you'll receive challenges to solve. Use Google or any other website to solve the challenges and post the answer back into the WhatsApp group.

What People Say

Here's some feedback from teams that have played Virtual Escape.

We did it!
Loved ittt!
Really felt the time pressure
Team Grant has left the group
Yay, we saved the city!
Whoop! Whoop!
Team Manna
Loved the instructions to find the house, so cool!
't was fun, all in all. Thanks!
Amazing you can play it with friends on the other side of the world.
Team Herman
Really cool stuff
How many minutes left!?
When is the next game coming? Sign me up
Team Who's The Chef

Get In Touch

If you have any questions, simply use the WhatsApp button below or fill in the form and we'll be in touch. Promised!

Answers To The Most Asked Questions

To play our hosted games, you'll need WhatsApp and at least one person should have access to Facebook.
We also recommend that your team has a video call set up and that you use a laptop to solve challenges.

You, your team members and our host are all in one WhatsApp group.

Our host will send messages to the group, including images, text, links and more.
Visit websites, crack codes and once you know the answer, respond back into the WhatsApp Group.
The host will inform you if it's correct and will also provide you with hints when required.

Absolutely, you won't get far without your Googling skills.

Get creative, as challenges require you to use social media, audio/video, Google Maps and much more!

We won't stop you from playing alone or with more friends, but it's probably less fun.

In case you've got more than 6 people, we'd recommend booking multiple sessions. You can also make it a bit of a competition.

Yes, it totally is.

Our games really focus on teamwork, so they are perfect for team building.
We can also run multiple teams at the same time, just contact us for more information.

As with real escape rooms, once the clock stops ticking it's game over.

We're pretty flexible in times. Use our booking tool to select a time that suits you or buy our self-guided game to play at a time that suits you.

Our online escape rooms are fun for anyone, it doesn't matter if you've played 0 or a 100 escape rooms before.
Not an expert? Try our more casual game Time's Ticking. Like a challenge? Go for Ben's Big Heist or The Pegasus Project.

We're always open to new business opportunities. Email us and we'll be in touch!

We're delighted to hear about your ideas and feedback. Email us and we'll be in touch!