Ubisoft has revealed its third location-based virtual reality escape room, Prince of Persia: The Dagger of Time! It will launch in spring 2020 in over 300 locations across the globe. Set in the world of Prince of Persia: The Sands of Time, get a team to go through The Dagger of Time! This builds on the success of Ubisoft’s VR escape rooms previously set in the world of Assassin’s Creed (Beyond Medusa’s Gate and Escape the Lost Pyramid), The Dagger of Time aims to further strengthen Ubisoft’s position in location-based VR market.
“After just two years in operation, we have now partnered with more than 300 locations around the globe.”
“What started as a prototype became one of the largest distribution networks in the location-based entertainment market, which makes us really proud.”
Benedikt Grindel, Managing Director of the German Ubisoft studios
The Dagger of Time is designed for all ages, developed by Ubisoft Düsseldorf. Two, three or four players can team up and work together to solve puzzles and escape a reimagined Fortress of Time. Players are summoned by Kaileena, the Empress of Time, for the story. You will be tasked to help stop the evil plans of a Magi attempting to restore the sands to the Hourglass of Time to create an army of Sand Monsters. Escape the fortress by using cooperative teamwork and problem-solving skills to complete objectives and utilizing powers such as time control from the titular Dagger of Time.
“Everyone has wished once to hold the incredible power to control time! Slow, pause or even rewind time when you most need it!”
“This is today made possible, only in VR, when you hold the Dagger of Time in our latest Larger-than-Life escape adventure.”
Cyril Voiron, Executive Producer for Ubisoft’s Escape Games
So how about it, are you up for the challenge?