'THE Hoogeboom MysterY'

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Do you have an empty agenda because you cannot meet your friends in the bar and all events are cancelled due to Corona? We have come up with a solution to do something absolutely cool together! An interactive game you can play from a WhatsApp group. The ultimate online escape room which you can play at home.

The story
Management and employees of the Hoogeboom College are at their wit’s end. The country is in lockdown due to a virus outbreak and schools have to switch to digital home education. And exactly at this moment, the ICT manager of the school, Pieter de Roon, has suddenly disappeared. And it is nothing like De Roon to just disappear… There is no sign of life. You have been enlisted to help the school find De Roon and to solve this mystery.

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You can play this game with a lot of people. A large group can be subdivided into multiple small teams, which can play at the same time. Because of our experience in guiding many teams at the same time, we can guarantee optimal game experience for all teams.
You can book groups for 1, 2, or 3 games with the button below:
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 It is also possible to book this game for companies. We have developed a special version for this. View the options for companies with this button: options for companies. 
€ 9.75
Per person, incluDING VAT


  Number of groups


  Number of persons per group

3-8 persons 


45-75 minutes




9,75 pp incl. btw

   Available languages

Dutch, German and English


We love to help you. As soon as you request a quote or a booking, you will be immediately linked to one of our event planners to ask all your questions. Request a quote via the form and you will be immediately in touch with our of our colleagues. Thank you for your understanding😄

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Josh Smith
Josh Smith
Lees verder
Had a really great evening by playing the online escape room! This game takes you, also because of the excitement, to another place for an hour. A great experience I would recommend everyone.
Emily Roberts
Emily Roberts
Lees verder
Super cool game to play with colleagues remotely! Certainly to be recommended!
Laura Camper
Laura Camper
Lees verder
Great remote entertainment with colleagues in quarantine times.
Lees verder
Escape room, but digitally. Had some great sleuthing! Was constructed very well. 😄


The game can be played with minimally 3 players. You do not have to be in the same location to play this game. The best game experience will be with 3-8 payers per group. It is also possible to book multiple groups at the same time. You can book online for 3-24 persons.

It is also possible to play this online escape room with even larger groups. View our solutions for companies here .

The Hoogeboom Mystery is a great adventure in times of quarantine. Via the app group, you will receive tasks from the director of a school. By logging in to secret websites, solving puzzles and clues, you can solve all mysteries. You agree on a time with your friends/family and add the school director. The 60 minutes start…

Step-by-step plan
1. Create a WhatsApp group with the participants. The name of the WhatsApp group is in the confirmation mail.
2. [OPTIONAL] Create a group via  Teams, Skype, Houseparty, Hangouts or a similar app to be able to discuss live with video.
3. Share all valuable information in the WhatsApp group (so also this step-by-step plan)
4. Make sure all team members are ready in time.
5. In the confirmation mail of your booking, you will find the telephone number of Mr. Dremstijn, the school director. Add this number to the WhatsApp group.
6. The school director gives the starting signal and is available for questions and tips.
7.  From the moment the game starts, you have 60 minuts to solve the mystery.

Requirements for playing the Hoogeboom Mystery
1. Minimally 1 person has access to the internet.

Important tips
1. Test groups indicated to appreciate to communicate by voice or video during playing. We advise to use Skype, Hangouts Houseparty or another app to communicate.
However, do not forget to be active in the app group, this makes the interaction with the school director a lot more fun.
2. Not required per se, but it is easier to look up things when someone has a laptop or desktop at hand.

Believe us, this will be the most fun hour of your quarantine! ✌

During the game, you will be in contact with the director of the Hoogeboom College. He will help you on your way in the game and is available for questions. The director can take on a lot, but we like to keep it manageable.😉

No much 😄

Everybody who is participating should be at the ready in the same WhatsApp group. Also, at least 1 person has access to the internet. A good internet connection is important when playing. It is also useful if someone has a laptop or desktop at hand to look up things. During testing, we have noticed that it is useful to join a call together as a group via Teams, SKype or Google Hangouts.

Our online escape room is book per person and not per household, so each person pays for the experience you get get. It is absolutely worth it!

Make sure you are all ready in one WhatsApp group 10 minutes before the time slot you booked starts.

In the confirmation mail of your booking, you will find the mobile number of Mr. Dremstijn, the school director. 10 minutes before the game starts, you will add this number to your WhatsApp group and the game starts….


Certainly! The school director will be available during the game and loves to help you out, because the mystery has to be solved quickly….

The Hoogeboom Mystery can be played by everyone aged 12 years and older. Groeps with only children of 12 to 16 is not recommended.

The Hoogeboom Mystery is not scary, but it is exciting! You will be sleuthing together and the objective is to solve the mystery in 60 minutes. This provides pressure and excitement.

Better believe us, this will be the most fun hour during Corona! ✌ 

The game is certainly not easy, but luckily you can call in the add of the director of the Hoogeboom College when needed.

So far, more than 60% of the groups succeeds in solving the game within the hour.

If you do not succeed in solving the mystery within one hor, you can still play on to solve the mystery.

You will always win! 😎

The costs are 9.75 including VAT per person.

Attention: for larger groups (more than 24 persons), we can offer a tailor-made quote. It is also possible to pay by invoice.

Payment can be done quickly and safely with iDeal.