An escape room in Calgary is offering thrillseekers a new kind of experience this Halloween – a virtual reality Hospital of Horror.
SmartyPantz Escape Rooms on 14th Street SW is offering the horrific new virtual experience on select days in October.
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“After putting on their VR headset and backpack, players will be transported to the Hospital of Horror, where they will be able to explore the abandoned rooms,” reads a release.
“But they will quickly find that they’re not alone…”
Organizers say the Hospital of Horror isn’t an escape room, but a completely immersive experience, similar to a haunted house – but more convincing.
The virtual reality Hospital of Horror is designed for two players at a time, and lasts 10 minutes, if you can survive that long…
When: Select nights throughout October
Time: Multiple times throughout the evening
Where: SmartyPantz Escape Rooms –1601-14 Street SW
Tickets: Online, $20 per person for bookings up to October 15, then $25 per person afterwards.