|PLEASE NOTE: |
-While some of these suggestions may be kid-friendly, "Indoor Kids" is meant as a slang term for adults who stay inside (aka... everyone now)
-Each column may be sorted using the pull-down filters. (e.g. sort by "Puzzles" only.) -Got a suggestion to add? Comment at the bottom and I'll update!! (Be nice, people)
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|Puzzles / Narrative||Club Drosselmeyer||www.clubdrosselmeyer.com for our holiday adventures and www.theaspmc.org for all-the-time adventures!||www.theaspmc.org|
|Puzzles / Narrative||The ASPMC||www.clubdrosselmeyer.com for our holiday adventures and www.theaspmc.org for all-the-time adventures!||www.clubdrosselmeyer.com|
|Activity||Skyguide||Per Dana M: If you enjoy stargazing ... download Skyguide to your phone or iPad, point it up, and learn all about the stars, constellations, planets and even satellites and space junk in your view.||https://apps.apple.com/us/app/sky-guide/id576588894|
|ARG||Subtext||Per Michael A. "Subtext - Single player text based ARG/narrative escape room w/ free demo"||SubtextGame.com|
|ARG||Black Watchmen||Per Michael A. "single player ARG framed around dozens of missions"||http://blackwatchmen.com/|
|ARG||Smilebot||Per Michael A. "ARG/Video Game - SmileBot - A cute Discord bot you can install on your server where people play alone together, until they don't. Takes 2-3 days to run through on average. Think Universal Paperclips, but multiplayer."||https://jameslantz.net/smilebot/|
|Audio Escape Room||Herbert's Laboratory||Per Trapped Manager St. Paul: You receive a letter in the mail, asking for your help with a new scientific discovery that could change the very course of history. When you arrive, the laboratory looks old, unused, and abandoned. With your curiosity piqued, why has Herbert, the mysterious letter writer, asked for your help?||https://www.trappedpuzzlerooms.com/audio-escape-adventure/|
|Audiobooks||Audible for Kids (FREE)||Starting today, kids everywhere can instantly stream an incredible collection of stories, including titles across six different languages, that will help them continue dreaming, learning, and just being kids.|
All stories are free to stream on your desktop, laptop, phone or tablet.
Explore the collection, select a title and start listening.
It's that easy.
|Digital Escape Room/Puzzle Hunt||The ASPMC, The American Society for the Protection of Magical Creatures||Digital Escape Room/Puzzle Hunt The ASPMC, The American Society for the Protection of Magical Creatures. Discover the origin of the Mysterious Moodus Markings or finish the research of Dr. T Mandrakeseeker to add to the canon of Magical Creature conservation, preservation and research. Online any time, can play with groups up to 5.||www.theaspmc.org|
|Escape Room||Valiant Escapes||Valiant Escapes have just launched, offering story-driven online escape rooms (all feature the company cat). First game is the Curse of King Sarcophagus, available here:||www.valiantescapes.com/games/|
|Escape Room||Time Games Escape Room||Time Games Escape room is now an online digital game, recreating the look and feel of the original real-life game. Themed on a zombie outbreak, but age 10+. It's €19.99 per team||https://timegames.nl/|
|Escape Room||TEG Remote Adventures||Currently offering The Heist, Gold Rush, and Prison Escape as livestreamed avatar-based rooms. Lots of fun. Great web interface!||https://theescapegame.com/remote-adventures/|
|Escape Room||The Escape Game: Unlocked: The Heist - Vol. 1 & 2||TEG Unlocked is an all digital escape room experience that you can play on any device. Use evidence in your digital dossier and on the web to solve the mysteries! Have Questions? Visit TheEscapeGame.com/Unlocked-FAQ||https://store.theescapegame.com/collections/teg-unlocked|
|Escape Room||YouEscape||An Online Live Escape Room. Collaborative, play with a team of friends remotely.||https://www.patreon.com/youescape|
|Escape Room||Escape Room LA: The Lost Pyramid||Note to previous participants: If you’ve played THE PYRAMID at Escape Room LA, this is a completely new and different game!|
This live-hosted game features both audio and visual clues. You’re trapped inside a mysterious lost pyramid, deep in the Mayan jungle. Your host will verbally describe your surroundings while showing you a series of images and puzzles, letting you know how you can interact with everything you see. As you explore The Lost Pyramid, it will be up to you to work together to solve the fun clues and tricky challenges! Can you escape in one hour or less?
The Lost Pyramid
2 to 6 players
Duration: 70 minutes (60 minute game / 10 minute intro)
$13.50 per person
|https://www.escaperoomla.com/lost-pyramid||Must download Zoom to play|
|Escape Room||The Truth About Edith||Mad Genius Escapes (Portland). Zoom-based escape experience with live actor. Very fun. Comedic. Bring a team of friends who aren't shy!||https://www.madgeniusescapes.com/|
|Escape Room||MARVO||Marvo Mysteries. Autonomous escape room. Control a robot avatar in real time and solve puzzles on a website. Super cute!||https://www.marvomysteries.co.uk/|
|Escape Room||The Cult Experience||Online Escape Room Book/Video Game The Cult Experience - Interactive Online Escape Game. Solve puzzles, unlock secrets and investigate a sinister cult "The Enlightened" in this interactive online escape room hybrid.||www.thecultexperience.com||20% off Using Promo Code: GAMER|
|Escape Room||Escape Room in a Box: |
The Werewolf Experiment
|Two versions. Both HIGHLY enjoyable! <3||https://www.amazon.com/Escape-Room-Box-Werewolf-Experiment/dp/B0752PGG2K/?tag=price139200a-20&ascsubtag=wtbs_5e706f4d5267a368cc22e212||http://www.escaperoominabox.com/en-us|
|Escape Room||Escape Room in a Box: |
|Two versions. Both HIGHLY enjoyable! <3||https://www.amazon.com/Mattel-Games-Escape-Room-Box/dp/B07NMGXQHH/ref=asc_df_B07NMGXQHH/?tag=price139200a-20&linkCode=df0&hvadid=343269724061&hvpos=1o1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=13746255726763472582&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9031008&hvtargid=pla-811336937247&psc=1&tag=&ref=&adgrpid=64450094330&hvpone=&hvptwo=&hvadid=343269724061&hvpos=1o1&hvnetw=g&hvrand=13746255726763472582&hvqmt=&hvdev=c&hvdvcmdl=&hvlocint=&hvlocphy=9031008&hvtargid=pla-811336937247&ascsubtag=wtbs_5e706f8193127f069849e1e4||http://www.escaperoominabox.com/en-us|
|Escape Room||Unlock!||Unlock! is a cooperative card game inspired by escape rooms that uses a simple system which allows you to search scenes, combine objects, and solve riddles.||https://smile.amazon.com/s?k=Unlock%21&ref=nb_sb_noss_2||Multiple versions to play. Typically 2+ players|
|Escape Room||Trap Door Escape Stream||Per Michael A. "remote play sessions through physical escape rooms (free room Friday 3/20 @ 8pm)"||http://trapdoorescapestream.com/|
|Escape Room||Tick-Tock: A Tale for Two |
(Video Game / Mobile App - Android, iOS, Mac, PC, Switch)
|Per Brett K. "Two-player escape/puzzle game. No network needed, but you do need two separate devices and a way to talk to each other (even a phone call is fine). Good story, play at your own pace (takes a couple of hours of gameplay)"||https://www.ticktockthegame.com|
|Escape Room||Paruzal - Live audio-only remote escape||Per Brett K. "Another live remote escape"|
|Escape Room||So You Wanna Save the World - Online (not live) escape room||Per Brett K. "Online (not live) escape room"|
|Escape Room||Sleuth Kings||Per Brett K. Free printable tabletop escape.||https://sleuthkings.com/free-gift/||FREE|
|Escape Room||CSI: Grounded||Per Alex S: CSI:Grounded is a web based escape game experience, 60 minutes of gameplay including video, audio and visual content.|
No printing required, one single login works for the whole team and it can be played multiple times.
Pre-orders are available now at Early Bird prices for £15, the game will launch on Friday April 3rd.
|https://thepanicroom.bigcartel.com/product/csi-grounded||Pre-orders are available now at Early Bird prices for £15, the game will launch on Friday April 3rd.|
|Escape Room||Potter's Escape||Per Omer A: Free to play game with escape room style puzzles|
A FREE At-Home-Escape-Game with 5-10 min puzzles for you all to enjoy together.
We’ll put out new puzzles every few days until we finish the story (or someone comes knocking at our door). Our first theme, voted on by the fans, will be puzzles inspired by Harry Potter. IP vigilantes can ignore this. Have fun everyone! We hope you enjoy it and remember to #StayAtHome!
|Escape Room||Ready Mayor One||Per Rob F: First: thank you so much!! Second: we have launched http://readymayorone.com. It’s a real escape room. The GM is in the room with a camera and two-way audio. Plus there are two ceiling mounted cameras that you get full pan/tilt/zoom access to. We also have a companion website that shows your inventory as you find items so you can easily view them. You can have friends join in from multiple locations. Flat fee $49.95 for everyone.||http://readymayorone.com||Flat fee $49.95 for everyone.|
|Escape Room||Search Of Sasquatch||Per Amy P: Free! Just for fun-we hope you enjoy!! We were supposed to open our on site Sasquatch game 2 weeks ago so we created a prequel to it.||https://www.paradigmq.com/sos/||FREE - Fun puzzle hunt. Beginner/Intermediate level. -CM|
|Escape Room||Cryptic Events||Per Phil H: This is an Easter freebie we’ve put on the website. More to follow||www.crypticevents.co.uk||FREE|
|Escape Room||Escape the Crate||Per Chris B: Escape the Crate. We are an escape room subscription box and we ship a new box every other month to your house to play at home around your table. Our games are historically themed with family-friendly content. We have been an established stay at home business for 3+ years with tens of thousands of monthly players. We have older boxes that ship out within 48 hours of ordering right now and there are online puzzle hunts posted periodically on the website.||http://www.escape-the-crate.com/|
|Escape Room||The Escape Game: Field Trips||TEG Field Trips are free, online games designed to take students on engaging and educational journeys through famous museums and historic landmarks, and even back to major moments in time. Much like our escape rooms, players progress through games by uncovering clues and solving puzzles.|
To be successful, players must exercise their critical thinking and deductive reasoning skills.
Our first TEG Field Trip takes us to the Smithsonian National Museum of Natural History.
|TheEscapeGame.com/TEG-Field-Trips||FREE (Family Friendly)|
|Escape Room||Live Video Escape Rooms||List of live video escape rooms||https://livevideoescaperooms.com/|
|Escape Room||Quarantine Quest by Escape Room RVA||Per Bobby S: Quarantine Quest by Escape Room RVA, for a base price of $15 we send you a puzzle a day to your inbox for the next month! Not only does it help keep us afloat, but we also donate 10% to a fund that helps Richmond, VA restaurant workers who are out of work during the crisis. We've had a great response thus far.||https://www.escaperoomrva.com/special.../quarantine-quest|
|Escape Room||Escape Room Arlington and the adventures of Jed the Gnome||Per Josh C: Escape Room Arlington and the adventures of Jed the Gnome. Free play for all!!! Enjoy||https://www.escaperoomarlington.com/jed-puzzles||Similar in format to Puzzled Pint!|
|Escape Room||TALES [Thrilling Audio Live Escaperoom Stories]||Per William E: We just launched our TALES [Thrilling Audio Live Escaperoom Stories] line of at home offerings.|
Our first is Morton-Bonwick Mountain Top Lodge:
After two weeks of planning your gang decides to take a trip up Eagle View Mountain for a little bit of skiing. After all signs of cell service are gone, you of course find yourself a little off course. Seeking refuge in Morton-Bonwick Mountain Top Lodge, can you get home? Can you even survive in this seemingly abandoned shelter?
You and your friends and family in the comfort of your own home attempt to navigate an escape room like experience with puzzles and clues narrated by a game master, but the actions you take and decisions you make are up to you.
|Escape Room||The Conundrum Box||Per Daniel V: The Conundrum Box. We are an established escape room-in-a-box company with a subscription plan and a back catalog for sale immediately. Each adventure is themed around an in-depth story, some stories interconnect between boxes. All games have a defined beginning and end and do not need other boxes to play unless they are in one of our larger series. (Which is clearly denoted on the website.) We aim to create an immersive game night with in-theme puzzles, recipes, suggested playlists, and other extras per box. Games created by escape room designers for the whole family.||www.theconundrumbox.com||Promo Code:|
|Escape Room||Fort Escape Games||Per Judy F: Fort Escape Games - While we normally make props, we also have a couple of online games. One of these games released this week is online only and free (with option to donate if you’d like). This games is part puzzle, part choose your own adventure.||https://www.fortescapegames.com/woodsintro|
|Escape Room||Reality Break Escapes (Play at Home)||Per Brenda L: Reality Break Escapes our Play at Home page is here. Mystery of the Missing Mare is a 1 hour family puzzle.|
Infiltration - Can you break your way into the secret lair! will be publishing next week along with our play at home Passover Escape Experience!
Thanks so much for putting this list together 👍😁
|https://realitybreakescapes.com/.../play-at-home-puzzle.../||Played this in 12 minutes. Fun for beginner puzzlers.|
|Escape Room||11th Hour Escapes (UK)||Per Tim J H: We at @11thhourescaperooms in th UK are doing a live stream virtual play through of our Victoria's Last Challenge Room - you control and direct an avatar (me) in the room and play it as normal. Live stream through WhatsApp £20 per household / game. Book on our website www.11thHourEscapeRooms.co.uk booking a 2 player game and the code LIVESTREAM which discounts the game from the usual £50. You can play from anywhere in the world - we had a family play with us yesterday from Massachusetts USA. Full details pinned at the top of our FB page. Contact us with any queries.||www.11thHourEscapeRooms.co.uk|
|Escape Room||Puzzle Break LI||Long Island escape room virtual version.||www.puzzlebreakli.com||$25 per player|
|Escape Room||3x Audio Escapes||Per Scott W: I have three audio escape room experiences I’ve written that I’d love to share. Best with 2, family-friendly. I run them live over Skype or Google Hangouts. You can pay what you want to me or to charity, or just do a good deed for your community. Check out http://www.squonkland.net/escape.html for details||http://www.squonkland.net/escape.html|
|Escape Room||Wndrbox||Per TJ B: Wndrbox is hosting online live versions of our escape room boxes, and we will be coming out with a virtual avatar run game solution at a few of our friends rooms in the near future.||https://wndrbox.us/book-live-games|
|Escape Room||Room Escape South End (UK)||Per Wayne B: Virtual room based around Zombie virus. £30 for up to 6 people from multiple location's||Www.roomescapesouthend.com|
|Escape Room||Escape The Boredom |
Episode One: The Pub
|Per David B: Escape The Boredom with Escape One Algarve.|
Episode One: The Pub
What's more, 10% of the proceeds are being donated to the WHO COVID-19 Solidarity Response Fund.
This is our first attempt at this sort of game, so it's a fairly simple one (don't go expecting fancy illustrations/animation! 😅), but should keep you entertained for a while, and we are already working on a more adventurous episode 2.
*This game requires the ClueKeeper app to be downloaded to your phone or tablet. It's compatible with Android and iOs. You can play alone, or invite other people (they will also need the app) to join your team and play together online.
Keep safe, and #stayathome!
Katie & David
|Escape Room||Wacky Wheels Mystery Games||Per Johan K: There you can find an escape room you can do at home. You only need internet connection, creativity, and good brains :D. Just EUR 4,50. And it also contains a global scoreboard to see how well you ranked.||https://www.wackywheels.nl/mystery-games/|
|Escape Room||Escape Anywhere||Per Ethan R: Escape.Anywhere is now launched at https://anywhere.escapenewhaven.com. Also submitted through the Airtable -- I did one for the entire platform, but if it's better for me to do one per game (we are offering 3) please let me know :-)||https://anywhere.escapenewhaven.com||By appointment|
|Escape Room||Time Games||Per Toby J: http://timegames.nl is a Live Video Escape Room - people can play a real-life escape room though a Zoom conference call. Suitable for 2-6 players, age 10+. It's in the Netherlands but run in English||http://timegames.nl|
|Escape Room||Lock Box Escape Room||Per Charles O: Hello, We just added a brand new online interactive experience. You can play one of our escape rooms from the comfort and safety of your own home with anyone from around the world.|
We function via zoom and a live gamemaster. Price is $49.99 for unlimited participants (although max recommended is 6-8).
The link to check it out is:
|https://lockboxescaperoom.com/cia-online-escape/||Price is $49.99 for unlimited participants (although max recommended is 6-8).|
|Escape Room||Epic Escape Game||We have three boredom-crushing self-isolation activities you've been looking for. You can transform gloomy quarantine into a magical moment you'll remember forever, all without ever stepping foot outside of your front door! Check them out at www.epicescapegame.com/denver/||www.epicescapegame.com/denver/||For purchase|
|Escape Room||Virtual Escape||Per Nick P: Just launched my online escape room called Virtual Escape. You'll played with 2-6 friends over WhatsApp and have 60 minutes to save the city. Includes hacking a real website, social media, a bomb to disarm and much more... (https://www.virtualescape.com.au)||https://www.virtualescape.com.au|
|Escape Room||Fantasy Escape Games||blends role-play and interactive character moments with traditional puzzle-solving escape room experiences! They're all online, and I just opened our first room, The Dark Tower!|
Players join in over Zoom, and a Game Master facilitates their experience through art and narration. Puzzles have only one answer, but there are many ways players may solve creative challenges or get what they need from characters.
Here's a short description of The Dark Tower:
You and your group of fellow wizards must stop a dark sorcerer from completing his foul ritual in an hour's time, dooming the land. Gather new spells, overcome magical creatures, and battle a dark wizard before it's too late.
You can learn more at fantasyescapegames.com and I'm happy to answer questions at email@example.com
Thanks for sharing this!
Jack, Game Designer/Director
|fantasyescapegames.com||Games are $14-15/person, and recommended for 2-6 people.|
|Escape Room / Streaming Experience||Project Avatar Live||A livestream audio/video experience based out of the Ukraine that is akin to being part of a real world video game. Takes place with a live Avatar host your team controls with verbal commands over Zoom. Incredibly fun!!||https://projectavatar.online/|
|Escape Room in a Box||Exit: The Game||Exit: The Game Series by Kosmos. Available on Amazon or their website: https://www.thamesandkosmos.com/index.php/results/?custom_f_50=3539||https://www.thamesandkosmos.com/index.php/results/?custom_f_50=3539|
|Escape Room/ARG||The Traveler's Guide to Little Sodaburg||Can you unravel the secrets of this quaint seaside town...and save the world!? The Traveler's Guide to Little Sodaburg is a 70-minute online puzzle adventure game for 2-6 players - Must use computer (no tablets/phones)||http://thetravelers.guide|
|Fitness||Dancing Alone Together||In this unprecedented time of isolation, Dancing Alone Together aims to be a central resource for the digital dance world that is beginning to bloom. |
MOVE — Dance-Based Online Classes
CREATE — Dance-Making Prompts & Communities
WATCH — Streamed Dance Performances
|Fitness||Blogilates||Cassie Ho created a 14 day self-isolation workout calendar. We are not worthy.||https://www.blogilates.com/14-day-quarantine-workout-plan/?utm_source=Blogilates+Newsletter&utm_campaign=264f578899-EMAIL_CAMPAIGN_2018_12_26_06_51_COPY_01&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_3cff3a42ed-264f578899-242642653||Her website is great: https://www.blogilates.com/|
So are her YouTube workouts: https://www.youtube.com/user/blogilates
|Fitness||Zombies, Run!||Per Caitlin W: The iOS and Android app Zombies,Run! has been putting out weekly at home workouts themed around being in lock down during a zombie apocalypse. The app as a whole is great, but these weekly workouts are being written and recorded in response to the COVID-19 outbreak||https://zombiesrungame.com/|
|Games||Quarantine Game List||List of games to play by Nia. twitter & instagram: @ihartnia||https://docs.google.com/document/d/10iOD7Wy_YU4NmkPU7ZH7YTrq11qJAANjZZ0PAotKhR8/mobilebasic?urp=gmail_link|
|Games||Spaceteam (App)||Per Rachel D.: "Spaceteam (app) - 2-8 players (same room, different devices), navigate the dangers of space through the power of communication! Each person gets instuctions, but someone else has the means to carry them out. Quickly devolves into lots of frenzied shouting :)"||https://spaceteam.ca/|
|Games||Mini Metro||📣 Inspired by our friends around the world who are coming together to support those working from home, under quarantine, and in social isolation, we're making Mini Metro available for free on the App Store this week! 🦕❤️We'll also be threading a list of other free games below!||https://twitter.com/dinopoloclub/status/1240382330767699969|
|Games||Lords of Waterdeep (Mobile App)||Per Lauren C. "For the board gamers, lords of water deep, ascension, and splendor all have very good app versions!"||https://apps.apple.com/us/app/d-d-lords-of-waterdeep/id648019675|
|Games||Ascension (Mobile App)||Per Lauren C. "For the board gamers, lords of water deep, ascension, and splendor all have very good app versions!"||https://apps.apple.com/us/app/ascension-deckbuilding-game/id441838733|
|Games||Splendor (Mobile App)||Per Lauren C. "For the board gamers, lords of water deep, ascension, and splendor all have very good app versions!"||https://apps.apple.com/us/app/splendor-the-board-game/id971215921|
|Games||Ticket to Ride (Mobile App)||Per Kathryn Y. "I’ve been playing this great board game on my iPad a lot right now! Ticket to Ride is available for web, PC, Mac, Android, and iOS, with multiple and solo (against AI) modes, as well as a bunch of expansion packs. You can play with someone in the same room as you or with remote friends."||https://www.daysofwonder.com/online/en/t2r/|
|Games||Star Realms||Per Kristie B: "I love this deckbuilding card game and the online/device game is just as fun!"||https://www.starrealms.com/|
|Games||Catan Universe||Per Brittany B.: "Catan Universe is online Catan for those board game lovers who want to pretend they're having a game night. The app is the best. Free 3 player games - $4 to be able to play with more than 3 players. Exactly like the board game!"||https://www.catanuniverse.com/|
|Games||Tabletopia||Website with lots of online options of table top games||https://tabletopia.com/|
|Games||Codenames||Online implementation of Codenames||https://codenames.game/|
|Interactive Book||House of Leaves||The format and structure of House of Leaves is unconventional, with unusual page layout and style, making it a prime example of ergodic literature.||https://smile.amazon.com/House-Leaves-Mark-Z-Danielewski/dp/0375703764/ref=sr_1_1?crid=1N799HQSWA7OK&keywords=house+of+leaves&qid=1584398404&sprefix=house+of+l%2Caps%2C222&sr=8-1|
|Interactive Puzzle Book||Journal 29||A physical book with puzzles to solve and a narrative throughout. Upon solving each page, scan the QR code to enter your solution.||https://journal29.com/|
|Interactive Puzzle Book||Journal 29: Revelation||A physical book with puzzles to solve and a narrative throughout. Upon solving each page, scan the QR code to enter your solution. (Sequel to Journal 29)||https://journal29.com/journal29revelation/|
|Interactive Puzzle Book||Escapages (Puzzle Books)||Multiple options available.||https://www.amazon.com/s?k=escapages&i=stripbooks&ref=nb_sb_noss_2||There is also a book with two versions for collaborative team play. Escape The Compound: The Cooperative Puzzle Escape Book - (Heads Edition or Tails Edition). You and a friend each get one and play together!!|
|Interactive Puzzle Book||The Librarian's Almanaq||The Librarian's Almanaq and The Conjurers Almanaq by Roy Leban www.almanaq.com||www.almanaq.com|
|Interactive Puzzle Book||The Conjurers Almanaq||The Librarian's Almanaq and The Conjurers Almanaq by Roy Leban www.almanaq.com||www.almanaq.com|
|Live Interactive LARPs||Sinking Ship Creations||Per Brett K. "Live interactive LARPs by phone"||https://www.sinkingshipcreations.com/phone|
|Online Course||Imagineering in a Box||Imagineering in a Box is designed to pull back the curtain to show you how artists, designers and engineers work together to create theme parks. Go behind the scenes with Disney Imagineers and complete project-based exercises to design a theme park of your very own.||https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/hass-storytelling/imagineering-in-a-box?fbclid=IwAR2Z92zPgQ3RwkJsyE68hr02i8U4PyrtQfZiY7-L1UPXxWS9-bF9I6NIYPk||FREE|
|Online Course||Harvard CS50: Introduction to Computer Science||An introduction to the intellectual enterprises of computer science and the art of programming.||https://online-learning.harvard.edu/course/cs50-introduction-computer-science?fbclid=IwAR0hEz1N0xixZlL8ZIG6EtLzG6DMADnJ4TUIixsMdRJGBjlGc168cEFKbf0||FREE|
|Online Course||450 Ivy League Courses||The 8 Ivy League schools that pepper the country—Brown University, Columbia University, Cornell University, Dartmouth College, Harvard University, the University of Pennsylvania, Princeton University and Yale University—are offering 450 free online courses that are just the right amount of challenging to take our minds off the current state of affairs.||https://www.timeout.com/usa/news/sign-up-for-these-450-ivy-league-courses-for-free-online-right-now-031720?fbclid=IwAR13nxa489YXNYnkiKspHbplFg2VgDEhTKQfMxjAbEpSLHxWpOoKyjwf36Q|
|Online Course||The Science of Wellbeing||In this course you will engage in a series of challenges designed to increase your own happiness and build more productive habits. As preparation for these tasks, Professor Laurie Santos reveals misconceptions about happiness, annoying features of the mind that lead us to think the way we do, and the research that can help us change. You will ultimately be prepared to successfully incorporate a specific wellness activity into your life.||https://www.coursera.org/learn/the-science-of-well-being|
|Print & Play Puzzle Hunt / Escape Room||True Clue||True Clue has just launched with a few print and play games. They are somewhere between online puzzlehunts and escape rooms. The games are linear (presenting one puzzle at a time) and not timed, there is a story presented in an online system that also checks answers and provides hints if needed.||https://trueclue.games|
|Programming||Python Challenge||Per Lukas: "Python challenge, a combination of puzzling and programming, good for people who want to learn Python (but also for Python experts)"||http://www.pythonchallenge.com/|
|Puzzle Book||Cain's Jawbone||Extremely Challenging Puzzle Book: Cain's Jawbone by Torquemada (Edward Powys Mathers). Almost 100 years old. https://unbound.com/books/cains-jawbone/||https://unbound.com/books/cains-jawbone/||Extremely Challenging/100yrs old|
|Puzzles||Tofu||A mindless yet addictive game of solving how to navigate a piece of tofu around a precarious gameboard. If this sounds silly, you're right. And yet, it's also extremely fun and somehow meditative!||https://apps.apple.com/us/app/tofu-the-game/id1438815137|
|Puzzles||Myst: Riven||Follow up to Myst. Per Blake H., "The graphics and controls are comically dated, but the game still has that magic world building and ambiance. It's like an escape room on steroids that takes days upon days to complete. Highly recommend."||https://cyan.com/games/riven/|
|Puzzles||Puzzled Pint||Puzzled Pint posts all the puzzle sets on their website after the fact! Great for puzzle enthusiasts or fans of brainteasers in general.||http://www.puzzledpint.com/puzzles/||When civilation returns, you can join for a Puzzled Pint event at a city near you on the 2nd Tuesday of each month! Check their locations page for more info: http://www.puzzledpint.com/info/cities/|
|Puzzles||We Were Here||Per Rob B. "If you have steam or an xbox one, the We Were Here series is basically an online cooperative escape room for two. You're stuck in different parts of a building and have to solve puzzles together by talking with each other."||https://store.steampowered.com/app/582500/We_Were_Here/|
|Puzzles||Cube Escape Games by Rusty Lake (Mobile App)||If David Lynch and Escape Rooms had a baby in app form, this would be that. Don't question this description. It is 100% accurate.||http://www.rustylake.com/||I've played every single one of them (some several times). They're great! Hit me up if you want my suggestions for best ones.|
|Puzzles||The Room (1,2,3,Old Sins) |
|EXCELLENT puzzle/escape room-esque app.||https://www.fireproofgames.com/games/the-room||Another one I've played through multiple times.|
|Puzzles||The House of Davinci |
|Similar fornat to The Room. Point and click puzzles/escape room-esque.||https://www.bluebraingames.com/the-house-of-da-vinci-2|
|Puzzles||Gorogoa by Annapurna Interactive (Mobile App)||Incredible design, beautiful mechanics, visually stunning. And the puzzles are rather hard!||http://gorogoa.com/||I played this through twice. Love this!|
|Puzzles||Cluekeeper||Make your own puzzle hunt right inside your home! Or play someone else's!||https://www.cluekeeper.com/|
|Puzzles||Monument Valley 2 (Mobile App)||Beautiful puzzle game with lovely narrative. Based on M.C. Escher-style designs.||https://apps.apple.com/us/app/monument-valley-2/id1187265767|
|Puzzles||The Enigma Emporium (Puzzle PDF)||Per The Enigma Emporium: "We put together a PDF copy of our whole first game 'Wish You Were Here' free for everyone to download and play. Feel free to share the download link or print and share the game itself. Hopefully this helps some of you stuck in self-isolation to pass the time. Stay safe, friends."||https://www.theenigmaemporium.com/playfree|
|Puzzles||Where Cards Fall||Per Kathryn Y. "I also must plug Where Cards Fall (mobile puzzle game) as the spiritual successor to Monument Valley.... and a USC Games project. 🙂"||http://wherecardsfall.com/|
|Puzzles||Fran Bow (Mobile App)||Per Hannah M.||http://www.franbow.com/|
|Puzzles||Forever Lost (Mobile App)||Per Hannah M.||https://www.foreverlostgame.com/|