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QR-kill – The Hi-tech Mobile Game

by Simon. Average Reading Time: about a minute.

Crossed between quasar and a game of tag, QR-kill is the new phenomenon spreading around the mobile community. Utilising high-end mobile phones like the Nokia N95 and Applie iPhone and 2-dimensional barcodes called QR-codes, this game is best played in public places like shopping centres or department stores for added amusement.

QR-Kill Rules

  1. A QR-code with your name and phone (SMS format) will be printed in a 20cm minimum width sheet of white paper. It will be reinforced by a hard cardboard and stuck to the back using american tape.
  2. The QR-code must be visible at all times. It cannot be covered by any means, wall, floor, etc.
  3. Once you receive the deathly SMS you must leave the scenario right away.
  4. When team playing, members can only communicate by using same phone they use as a weapon.
  5. Disguising is allowed as along as the QR-code is visible.
  6. Unless playing sniper mode no extra devices can be used to capture the QR-codes (e.g. zoom photo cameras, videocams, etc.)
  7. If there is a conflict deciding who killed first, SMS time will decide (we recommend synchronising watches before the game starts)
  8. No one can assist you to kill the enemy with your phone. However you can hire spies, etc.

You can create QR-codes on Kaywa’s website.

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