Laser Tag is a game that was first played in 1984 and it has evolved a lot throughout the years. Since the beginning, it guns that fired infrared beams. But other game specifics changed – it can be played both indoors and outdoors, different role play games, sports events configurations or replications of combat.
Because it does no physical harm, it is suitable for almost all age ranges.
Laser Quest – the company
One of the most popular companies in the UK that offer Laser Tag games is Laser Quest. It offers the possibility to the people of all ages to play this game. Because it has locations all over the UK, it is a very appreciated and known company.
Laser Quest did not wait too much after the game appeared. The company appeared in 1988 after they had done quite a lot of research into the space game market. In 1989, their first trials were done in Manchester with equipment imported from New Zeeland.
Once they had the possibility they started producing their own Laser Tag equipment and nowadays it works as both an operator that has their own Laser Tag experiences as well as a manufacturer of the Laser Tag needed equipment. Therefore, it has a lot of experience in the Laser Tag industry and events.
It is the biggest operator of laser tag in the world and thus here you are promised a great experience every time you come. If you are an adrenaline lover and are eager to try a new game, this may be a great starting point. The info below offers you more details about the game.
Moreover, they offer the possibility to become a Laser Quest Franchise in your own town. You can do this by entering their official site and ask them for an information pack. Being a much-known player on this market, any franchise has big opportunities to be a successful business.
Laser Quest equipment
After years of research and development, their laser tag equipment boasts with the longest life warranty from the industry – a 3-year period.
Despite the fact that they provide the support and the service with anything that may happen to the equipment, it is also quite easy to repair equipment. The packs are modular and any problems that appear are easily identified and repaired. Moreover, because it is modular when a problem appears, you do not have to replace the entire equipment, but just the problematic component.
They boast with long life batteries that help you enjoy the game without any interruptions and the pistols come with a very high-intensity LED, which makes it great equipment.
Laser Quest game
This is like any other laser tag game when you must not be “hit” by the opponent. Once “hit” or “tagged”, you are out of the game. At the same time with avoiding being “tagged”, you have to try and “tag” the opponent.
If you play a team game, it will be more fun as you can make battle plans and work as a team to beat the opponent. Teamwork is not a mandatory component of laser tag games like the no touching is, but it sure helps people get more realistic about the game; develop their abilities to work together and socialize, as well as find ways to protect their teammates.
Laser Quest packages
Laser Quest comes in your help with various games for you, your family and your friends.
No matter the location, they provide the info and equipment needed for a great laser tag experience. You have a wide variety of games to choose from. They can either be played single for your own fun or a team game. A team game promises to be more interesting and catching. However, if you want to “train” first and play some single games before going with a team and play the game, you need to know there is this possibility.
There are different packages to choose from such as:
- For one game
- For two games
- For half a day
- For a full day
- For an hour
- For two hours
- Birthday packages where the maximum capacity differs according to the location – either 16, 22 or even 6 in some locations, players per game. These packages can also be special packages for birthday parties for children over 7 years old. Depending on the type of party and age, the games will have certain difficulty levels.
When choosing the packages make sure you chose the best one for you – do you care to play more games or do you think a time package will suit you more?
Safety above all, like in any game.
There are some safety rules that you will be told once you get there but you might just as well know beforehand.
- This is a game that is recommended to those that have over 7 years of age
- It is important to know that being an indoor game it does not need or recommend running
- The laser guns should be held with both of your hands to make sure you hold it tight
- There should be no physical contact with other players
- Due to the characteristics of the game, players should wear flat shoes that do not slip, like trainers, plimsolls and other similar footwear. No heels or open-toe shoes are recommended.
- The Laser Quest game is played indoors thus no smoking is allowed and when you are in the game area, no food and beverages either.
- The dark, smoky and special environment the game is played on makes it a bit weird for some people to play.
However, you know the details in advance and if you feel you need more info or you may have difficulty in playing it, it is better to address the concerns to a member of the laser quest crew.
Moreover, having their own made equipment they are sure to know every insight of it and its functionality and train you well before the game. This is a plus for the company and this is why it is one of the most popular sites of laser tag in the UK.
How to book
It is very easy to book online on the website of the location you need if you can find a package that satisfies your needs.
However, if no one of the packages suits your needs you can contact them, either online or by email and ask for an offer.
People usually find this a great opportunity to hold their kids birthday parties and burn out some of their adrenaline, as they have so much. If you want a unique birthday party for your kid, this is a great choice.
But, this is a great game for adults and families as well as for corporate events like team building. It is fun for people of all ages.
Overall, the prices match the fun so there will be no regrets in what you spend your money on. Above all, there are various packages for all the budgets so no need to worry about this.