Archived Alive: Hastings Edition

Archived Alive Hastings - a Bafflements Game

“A fabulous way to discover Hastings and have loads of fun doing it!” 

Herbert Lozenge the hapless historian is trapped in an archive AGAIN! This time it’s in beautiful, historic HASTINGS. Herbert’s security system is so unbreakable there’s no hope of rescue unless you can decipher the clues he created along his daily walk. Can you help him escape being ARCHIVED ALIVE? Rescue Herbert in a thrilling open-air escape game and explore the obscure, murderous, fabulous, history of HASTINGS.

What: A glorious challenge combined with a fun and informative stroll through the town and its iconic sights. Ideal for anyone aged 8 to 80 to discover this beautiful town and its highlights..
When: Anytime during daylight hours.
Duration: 60 – 90 minutes average (no time limit).
Starts from: The Shipwreck Museum Rock-a-Nore Rd.
Difficulty: Easy

What do I need?

  • A fully charged smartphone (Android or iOS).
  • A team of enthusiastic detectives (any number can play, with up to 6 phones linked to the same game).
  • The Roamr app, a free download from the App Store or the Google Play Store.

This is a self-guided game played on the Roamr mobile app. An exciting challenge and intriguing story are combined with images and directions, taking you to key points around the location to find the solutions to a series of puzzles. You can play the same game on up to 6 phones per team, with the next puzzle unlocking automatically as each one is solved. Hints are available to help you out if you need them, so you’ll never get stuck.