Moriarty's Game A Killer in the Hive Moriarty's Game A Killer in the Hive

A KILLER IN THE HIVE

A BRAND NEW TYPE OF IMMERSIVE GAME, PLAYABLE AT HOME

TRACK DOWN A CRIMINAL MASTERMIND, AS YOU TAKE ON THE ROLE OF PRIVATE INVESTIGATOR

YOU'RE INVITED TO JOIN THE BRITISH GOVERNMENT'S HIVE PROGRAMME, A DECENTRALISED NETWORK OF PRIVATE DETECTIVES, HARNESSING THE POWER OF CITIZENS IN SOLVING CRIMES. TEAM UP WITH YOUR PARTNER - KAYLA WATSON - AS YOU ATTEMPT TO TRACK DOWN A DANGEROUS CRIMINAL, AND UNCOVER THE TRUTH ABOUT HER MYSTERIOUS INFORMANT

PLAN UNDERCOVER OPERATIONS & INFILTRATE CRIMINAL SYNDICATES

FOR ONE OR MORE PLAYERS. PLAY COLLABORATIVELY WITH YOUR FRIENDS

MAKE CHOICES THAT DETERMINE YOUR PATH

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Players rate
Moriarty's Game A Killer in the Hive

4.5 out of 5
Based on 382 player responses

£11 per player
Fully flexible tickets

Your Adventure Awaits

To solve this case you’ll work with Watson, interacting by phone, text and video. Expect to be tasked with planning undercover operations, luring suspects, infiltrating criminal syndicates, hacking security systems, decoding ciphers, and making choices that will decide the outcome of your story. Demonstrate your investigative abilities and expect to rise through the ranks of the Hive network.

With multiple players you can play collaboratively in the same location or remotely over a video call.

Tickets are £11 per person, for episode 1, with 60 to 90 minutes of gameplay, depending on your detective skills. Each ticket allows each person to follow the game on their phone, either collaboratively in a team, or competitively.

All you need is a UK mobile phone.

12+ Rating.

REVIEWS

A thrilling immersive online game Time Out

The best online adventure game/online escape room I’ve ever played. And I’ve played a lot. Thoroughly recommend. ★★★★★ Gavin Inksip, BBC Radio

It's ingenious, feels genuinely immersive ★★★★★ Graham Clulely, Smashing Security Podcast

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Book your game

Players
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Play in teams of 1-5 players.
Supervised children welcome.

Total Cost:£

Fully flexible tickets, valid for 12 months. After booking you can choose when to play, add or remove players, change the date of your game, or get a full refund.


FAQs

Here are the most common questions you have asked us. Contact us if you have any other questions.

  1. When can I play?

    There are no time restrictions. As soon as you purchase Moriarty's Game: A Killer in the Hive you'll be able to start your game.

  2. Who will receive messages?

    All players can be set up to receive messages. This means you can play collaboratively, or competitively, with players in the same household or play with other people in different households via a video call.

  3. Do I need multiple devices?

    You'll need at least one device per household so you can all follow the story. Each player can add their own device to the game to receive messages should they wish.

  4. What number do I send the ‘start’ message to?

    Reply to the SMS (welcome text) sent to your Team 1 captain by HiddenCity at registration. If you don’t receive a welcome text, sign in to your game on our website to check that you have configured your teams and that your mobile number is correct. If you still don't get a text, contact us.

  5. How do I sign in, so I can update my details or see my results?

    Your welcome text and email will include your game number and password. Sign in here on our website.

  6. How much do text messages cost?

    Text messages that you send are charged at your standard rate, or may be free if you have 'bundled texts' with your phone package. There is no charge to receive messages.

  7. Can I get a refund?

    Yes, the game is fully flexible which means you can get a refund for any reason.