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Build an Escape Room in Fortnite Creative Modereset
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Build an Escape Room in Fortnite Creative Mode
Explore the power of Fortnite’s fantastic Creative Mode to build a digital Escape Room. We’ll explore how to set up logic puzzles, mazes and clues, and make your creation available to others. If we’re clever about it, you’ll practice some problem solving and computational skills thinking too.
Meet Creative Mode
Discover some of the coolest features of Fortnite Creative Mode, and how we'll use them to build puzzles and challenges for your friends to solve
Logical thinking and problem solving
A great opportunity to flex those logical thinking muscles, devising problems that are solvable under pressure and are satisfying and fun
Considering the ordering and arrangement of your tasks, what works well for a range of users, and how to test your Escape Room creation
What is a Fire Tech Experience?
Fire Tech Experiences are regular, super short, high-interest sessions about the very latest developments in technology on topics you will love. Designed and led by inspiring, enthusiastic experts, …
Fire Tech Experiences are regular, super short, high-interest sessions about the very latest developments in technology on topics you will love. Designed and led by inspiring, enthusiastic experts, Fire Tech Experiences introduce you to new worlds and ideas from the comfort of home.
Explore the power of Fortnite’s fantastic Creative Mode to build a digital Escape Room. Escape Rooms are some of the most fun you can have using your brain. Typically, in an Escape Room, teams of like-minded adventure-seekers solve puzzles and fiendish tasks under a strict time limit, all trying to “escape the room”, “avoid the zombies” or “discover the treasure”. And sometimes all of the above!
Now Epic Games’ Fortnite Creative Mode engine allows us to make our own environments, game scenarios and rules of play, and we can try our hand at building Escape Rooms.
Led by our Fortnite-loving, escape room building genius, you’ll think of different ways to set tests and trials for your Fortnite friends. We’ll explore how to set up logic puzzles, mazes and clues, and make your creation available to others. If we’re clever about it, you’ll practice some problem solving and computational skills thinking too.
This could be the future of entertainment. If you ever manage to escape this awesome Experience first!
FireTech Experiences are a new series of short, high interest, fun and engaging tech demonstrations and talks. These are delivered in webinar style, with the main presenter showcasing a new interesting aspect of technology and learning, and who is able to take questions from attendees and respond.
What your child will learn
- Introduction to Fortnite Creative Mode
- Creation of logic puzzles, mazes, environments and scenarios
- Problem solving and computational skills thinking that applies to all aspects of future learning
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Sean studies Design Engineering at Imperial College London but you'll often find him buzzing around camp teaching our Video Game Design courses. He loves seeing campers push through challenges and publish a game to show their friends and family.View Game Development Courses >>