I meant actually blindfolded
with an ab flash at the end
To follow up on what happened to me at the Vortex haunted house here in NYC… Some background, first: this was several years ago and I don’t know if the “experience” is still active. Two friends and I were looking for something to do in October and decided to place bets on who could make it through this all the way without chickening out. Spoilers: two of us did, one didn’t.
You must be 18 to enter the haunted house. You MUST go in alone, no exceptions. The actors can touch you, but you can’t touch them. If you can’t take it partway through, you yell “SAFETY!” and they pull you out through an emergency exit. Otherwise, you’re not allowed to speak. You must sign a waiver before entering.
Keep in mind that seconds before being thrust into a completely black room, you are in a group of people exposed to strobe lights. Someone yanked me from the group through a curtain and shone a flashlight in my eyes to further ensure they couldn’t adjust to the darkness. After that, a lot of stuff happened, including…