Play The Hunt® is a treasure hunt game played in the real world using your Windows Phone. Solve clues and puzzles, navigate to locations and learn about the places you visit in a fun way. Version 1.5 adds support for creating your own hunts. To create a hunt, go to our web site ( How do you play the hunt? Select a hunt that's in your area. Each hunt has a check in location, the starting point of the hunt. Once you arrive at the start point and check in, you will get your first clue. You need to figure out where to go and check in at that location. If you arrived at the right place you'll get a task and take a picture before getting the clue for the next location. Trial Mode: You can fully play featured hunts in trial mode without any limitations. If you want to play other hunts (including hunts you created) you'll need to purchase the app. Please contact us at if you're experiencing any issues or have any questions or suggestions and follow us on twitter (@PlayTheHunt) for updates on new hunts and creating your own hunts New in version 1.5: • Accept invites for unlisted hunts • Added support for QR Code task • Added support for race hunts • Added new menu to the start screen panorama • Updated My History in start screen panorama • Setting to upload photos only on WiFi

Available on

mobile device

mobile device

System Requirements

OS Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8
Architecture x86, x64, ARM
OS Windows 10 Mobile, Windows Phone 8.1, Windows Phone 8
Architecture x86, x64, ARM

Additional info

Published by
EShy Media LLC

Approximate download size
2.11 MB


Use an anonymous Microsoft account
Use information about your device
Use your rear- or front-facing camera
Use your location
Use your media library
Use your device network services
Access your browser

Install on up to ten Windows 10 devices.

Language supported
English (United States)

Publisher Info
Publisher Website
Publisher Support

Additional terms
Play The Hunt license terms

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Platform: Mobile

It looks like a really cool app but it only has hunts for Washington DC, Silicon Valley, New York City, and San Francisco.




Platform: Mobile

Nice idea but completely useless in Boston.




Platform: Mobile

It was nice hunting in Silicon Valley



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