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HOW TO PLAY
DRAGON BALL SUPER PUZZLE HUNT presented by SCRAP is a free, live-experience puzzle hunt event game in collaboration with the hit anime, Dragon Ball Super. Players attending a special Dragon Ball Super fan meetup in Times Square during New York Comic Con will solve puzzles in a story-based scavenger hunt. There is no time limit and you can start, stop, and resume the game any time during the meetup event on October 7th.
- Receive a free game kit (one per player or group) at the fan meetup event-the New York Marriott Marquis' 7th floor Empire Complex, in Times Square.
- Read the instructions on the game kit and play during the event hours (3PM-7PM)
**When the event ends for the day, the game is not playable.
- This puzzle hunt is FREE to play! No registration required. Just stop by the fan meetup event-the New York Marriott Marquis' 7th floor Empire Complex, in Times Square.
There is no team size limit
Please allow half an hour at minimum to play. The puzzle hunt can only take place during the fan meetup in Times Square.
NEW YORK COMIC CON WEBSITE
October 7, 2017 3PM—7PM
New York Marriott Marquis
7th floor Empire Complex
1535 Broadway, New York, NY 10036
Is this an event or escape room? How long will it be open?
This is a puzzle hunt event—NOT an escape game or escape room! The game takes place concurrently with New York Comic Con 2017 for 1 day only, but a NYCC badge is not required to attend.
So what is this game exactly?
DRAGON BALL SUPER PUZZLE HUNT is just that: a puzzle hunt game in collaboration with the anime series, Dragon Ball Super, in which you visit checkpoints at the Dragon Ball Super fan meetup during the Saturday of NYCC and solve puzzles to save the world as Future Trunks.
Do I need to go to New York Comic Con 2017?
No, in order to play the game you will need to visit New York Marriott Marquis (7th floor Empire Complex) in Times Square. The event takes place the Saturday of NYCC but does not take place at the convention center itself.
What happens when we reach the story's ending?
The prize is the priceless moment when you find the solution and everything falls into place. Meaning, it's a surprise—you gotta play to find out!
How long do we need to finish the game?
Depending on whether you take breaks or not, the game duration will vary. However, it is expected to take at least half an hour. You can stop and resume the game any time during fan meetup period.
What happens if we run out of time?
You will have 4 hours to complete the puzzle game and can resume the game at any time during the fan meetup hours.
Can I use the bathroom and eat during the game?
This game allows you to move at your own pace. You are welcome to take breaks, use the bathrooms, and even step out of the Empire Complex. Just be sure to finish within the 4 hours of the fan meetup.
What is the parking situation like?
Public parking around the New York Marriott Marquis is rather limited. We recommend taking public transit or using ride-sharing services.