The Mini Heist

Ready for a 15 minute mini heist!?

A real-time online escape room

The Mini Heist is short version of our popular online escape room Ben’s Big Heist.



Game Time: 60 minutes


 Rob the bank
For many years Ben has been working as an underpaid cleaner at a small bank. He needs the help of you and your team to finally take his well-deserved money.


 Real-time action
The Mini Heist is a real-time game, which means any action one player makes is directly seen by others. So work together as a team to succeed.


 Ready for more challenges?
The Mini Heist gives you a taste of how our online escape rooms work in a nutshell. Keen for more? Try our other 5 online escape rooms and compete for the leaderboard.

Form a team, get ready and start the clock

1. Form a team and buy the game

Form a team of 2 to 6 players with your friends, family members or colleagues.

Then simply buy your unique game code for only $5 per team.

2. Get ready to start

After getting your game code, you’ll receive an email with instructions. Follow the instructions to get started.

If your team is not in the same room, set-up a video call with your team members. You can use Zoom/Skype/Meet or any other video tool of choice.

3. Let the fun begin!

When everyone is ready, all players need to follow the link you’ve received in the confirmation email.
Then all players need to log in with the same game code.

Now make sure everyone reads the instructions, come up with a catchy team name and get started.

Get your game code for $5 per team.

Play with up to 6 people using 1 single game code.

At A Glance

Online escape room

A challenging game that requires teamwork

Play from anywhere

Play with mates at home or family abroad

Whenever suits you

Fully self-guided, whenever suits you

15 Minutes game time

This mini version of Ben's Big Heist has a max of 15 minutes game time

Age 16+ recommended

We recommend playing this game if you're over the age of 16

Team size 2-6

Form a team of 2-6 and work together to solve the challenges

How It Works

Getting started is easy. Once you’ve got your game code, you can get started within minutes.

Frequently Asked Questions

Find answers to the most asked questions below.

Does everyone need a computer?

We highly recommend all players to use their own computer.
We also recommend that your team has a video call set up to collaborate.
Note that smartphones are not supported.

Can I share my screen with other team members?

We recommend all players logging in separately on their own computer.
If you want to show something to your fellow team members, you can definitely share your screen.

Do I have to play straight after ordering the game?

It’s a self-guided game, meaning there won’t be a host helping you through the game.

You can play whenever you’d like. Our game codes don’t expire.

How long does the game take?

Most of our online escape rooms go for 60 minutes. The Mini Heist is a short free version, that is 15 minutes. Once the time has started, it can’t be stopped.

What if we want to play with more than 6 people?

Each game code can only be used by up to 6 people.

If you’ve got more than 6 people, you will need to get multiple game codes and form multiple teams.
Each team will play the game separately and needs to be on their own breakout room or video call.
Once the teams finish, you can get everyone to join 1 video call to discuss your results.

Do I pay per player or per team?

You’ll receive 1 game code that is to be used by your whole team.

What if we get stuck?

Hints are available within the game. However, they come at a price.
Requesting a hint results in a time penalty. After the third hint you’ll receive the answer.

Is this suitable as a team building event?

Definitely! Our escape rooms are made for it.
Email us to find out more!