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Fact-Checking Escape Room
Break free from misinformation on International Fact-Checking Day. This game is an engaging way to think more critically about the information you encounter online and beyond. Adults.
This is the first game University of Washington Center for an Informed Public's Loki's Loop project. "The Euphorigen Investigation" is an escape room. Escape rooms are live-action adventure games where teams of players work cooperatively to solve a series of puzzles. The immersive nature of the medium serves as an engaging way to interact with various deceptive tactics, such as manipulated charts, bot accounts, and deepfakes. It’s an experiential rather than skills-based approach for people to think more critically about the information they encounter online.