Scavenger Hunt

A scavenger hunt is a game in which the organizers prepare a list defining specific items, which the participants – individuals or teams – seek to gather all items on the list – usually without purchasing them – or perform tasks or take photographs of the items, as specified. The goal is usually to be the first to complete the list, although in a variation on the game players can also be challenged to complete the tasks on the list in the most creative manner.According to game scholar Markus Montola, scavenger hunts evolved from ancient folk games.
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    … The Michelin Man is out there, somewhere, waiting for you to find him. Catch him if you can. The tire company is celebrating its 125th anniversary by taking its fans on a scavenger hunt. The mission is simple: find Bibendum, its centenarian mascot (in the form of a tire-pressure gauge), through geocaching — in which participants navigate…

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