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The Maze Explorers
Desert World

You are exploring a hot, dry desert maze with a limited supply of water to find the way out.

You and your fellow intrepid explorers are exploring a hot, dry desert maze. You have a limited supply of water to navigate and expose the maze path and find the way out. You will encounter quicksand, scorpions, and mirages that will fool and stymie you. Can you be the hero of the group by being the first one to expose the maze path and find the exit?

Your goal is to create a complete, unbroken maze path between the Maze Entrance and the Maze Exit and be the first Explorer to exit the maze. However, be careful not to run out of water, get caught in quicksand or encounter a scorpion!


Exploring The Maze

Your maze exploration starts by shuffling all the maze tiles facedown and placing them on the table in front of you, being sure to connect at least one edge of each tile to another. You will then roll one or two dice to move over the tiles, turn them faceup, rotate them, and uncover the maze before you run out of your limited supply of water.


Along the way you will search for the hidden exit while also encountering various artifacts. Some artifacts, like the well, will help you to continue your explorations, others, like the scorpion or quicksand will not!

This is a fun, easy-to-learn game that’s different each time you play. Winning this game will require you to adapt your strategy at various stages in the game.

Where to Get Your Copy


The Maze Explorers – Desert World is the second in the trilogy of maze worlds. Each world has its own set of unique artifacts and challenges. Each world is playable as a stand-alone game or can be combined into a larger meta-world.

The meta-world extension is currently in development and will be along shortly. Stay tuned!

But Wait There’s More!

Illumimaze, on which this game is based, is also available from One Bad Ant as an app you can play on your Android or iOS tablet. There are three maze levels from fun to challenging to frustrating. Each level has nine mazes and the first three at each level are free.

Get your copy at the Apple App Store or Google Play.