Cooperation is key in this two-player escape room game. Communicate carefully and solve a series of twisted puzzles set by the devious "Cryptic Killer"... But no problem for two seasoned detectives like you, right?! Beat the clock, beat your captor and ESCAPE THE LAB. But hurry, time's ticking…
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ABOUT THE PARALLEL LAB
The Parallel Lab is a cooperative point-and-click escape room game for two players. Take on the roles of two detectives and use all your puzzle-solving skills to work together in this escape room adventure. It's up to you both to crack the codes, decipher the digits and unravel the mystery of the Cryptic Killer.
THE STORY SO FAR
After escaping from the Cryptic Killer's trap in the prequel Unboxing the Mind of a Cryptic Killer, detectives Old Dog and Ally are back on the case and hot on the heels of their twisted criminal nemesis. Their case leads to an old laboratory on the edge of town. There, a series of carefully laid puzzles await.
Are these new clues bringing the detectives one step closer to catching the Cryptic Killer, or another trap? One thing's for sure, they need to get out, and fast!
COMMUNICATION IS KEY
You cannot hope to escape from the Parallel Lab alone! Two brains are better than one to crack the Cryptic Killer's codes. Team up with a friend and both of you will navigate through separate screens and encounter opposite halves of the same puzzles.
The Parallel Lab will push your puzzle solving skills to the limit and communication is key.
🕹️ Navigate control panels to guide each other's movements
🧠 Combine your knowledge to solve challenging puzzles
🧩 Piece together torn documents to recover information across two screens
🎲 Push buttons, move controllers and play mini-games together to escape
🦜 Don't let the parrot raise the alarm!
Two Player Co-Op: In Parallel Lab, the detectives are separated. You’ll see different items and clues than your partner and will be tested on your communication!
Challenging Collaborative Puzzles: Two brains are better than one when it comes to cracking the Cryptic Killer's codes.
Unravel a Thrilling Story: Track the Cryptic Killer's movements as Detectives Old Dog and Ally in this ongoing murder mystery saga.
Explore Illustrated Worlds: Parallel Lab's hand illustrated environments are inspired by noir novels.
Draw on… Everything! You can't solve a case without taking notes. At any time in the game, you can whip out a notebook and pen to make notes and scribble on your environment.