WHAT IT IS

"A unique and fun game, combining city sightseeing and escape room puzzling"

Mr Kennings was found dead under suspicious circumstances in Melbourne's city centre. Gather your friends and follow in the footsteps of a detective to solve the "State Library" case.

You've been handed a detective case file containing a city map, evidence, clues, an answer sheet and more. Use the map to visit locations, use the evidence and your detective skills to find answers and try to solve the case.

  • Visit some of Melbourne's most beautiful locations
  • Use the evidence and clues provided to find answers
  • Check your answers online and solve the murder
  • Learn about the history of Melbourne's iconic laneways, buildings and its founding

Game type: city discovery

Discover Melbourne's best places, solve puzzles and find the murderer

Smartphone: recommended

Log in, check your answers and get hints

When to play: anytime of year

Play City Discovery any time of the year, no matter the season

Avg duration: 2-3 hours

Stop as many times as you'd like, or continue on a different day

Age: 16+

Recommended to anyone over 16 years old

Group size: 1-5 people

Play City Discovery alone, with family or with a group of friends

HOW TO PLAY

Get the game, form a team and solve the murder

1Buy the game online or in store
Buy City Discovery here and form a team of up to 5, or just play it by yourself.
When you're ready to play, read the text on the back of the case file and find the starting location. Open the case file, follow the map and visit all locations.
At each location you'll need to determine which clue or evidence to use. Check alibis, solve puzzles and get answers to find the murderer.

Discover Melbourne, use your detective skills, have loads of fun

City Discovery is a detective case file and contains:

  • City Map
  • Case Information
  • Clues & Evidence
  • Answer Sheet
  • Your unique game code
  • 1
    Follow the map and visit the marked locations
  • 2
    Determine which clues or evidence from the case file to use at each location
  • 3
    Check alibis, solve puzzles, unlock codes, answer questions
  • 4
    Check your answers online to see if you've solved the case
BUY

Buy Online

Get City Discovery Melbourne now for AUD 29.99 + shipping and start playing.

We accept both credit card and PayPal. All payments are processed through PayPal and are 100% secure.

FAQs

Here's A List Of The Most Asked Questions

The murder is fictional, however all characters in the game are based on the creator's friends & family.

We recommend 1 case file for up to 5 people. If your group is larger, it's best to get another case file. With multiple groups you can even think about a little competition...

The total distance is around 5km, however you can make as many stops as you'd like. There is no time limit, so feel free to continue another day. You've got 14 days to complete the game after logging in.

The game takes place in Melbourne's city centre, in the middle of the city, between Victoria Street and Flinders Street.

You'll only need your phone or computer to get help and check your answers. We've listed free WiFi spots on the map. You can also check your answers once you've finished playing.

No, the game isn't a race for the best time. Instead, without a time limit you're more likely to enjoy discovering Melbourne.

If you're stuck, need help or can't reach a location, the Melbourne Police Department can help you out. Simply log in with your unique game code and select the Help button for the relevant question.

Murders still need to be solved in the rain. But we understand you'd rather see Melbourne with a bit of sunshine. After logging in with your game code, you've got 14 days to complete it. Surely there must be a bit of sunshine in that time!?

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