26 Dec'14

Company Retreat @ Scape!

Our client from the oil and gas industry tasked the Play Nation events team to organize a full day staff retreat for 120 participants. Event venue setup. Final venue inspection from our events team. All set up for the big day! The event was held in the ballroom located at *Scape, with an elegant banquet setting arranged for a stylish retreat for our guests! The program for the day was also an action packed one, with a good mix of serious work, socializing, and hectic game play all introduced on the same day! Table setup detail for guest. Table set up for each guest includes customized program guide for event, stationary, and refreshments for the retreat. The day started off with a series of sharing sessions from the top leaders within the company. There was a lively discussion at the end of each session as the engineers and managers exchanged their questions and response on the matters discussed with the speakers. Strategy meeting sharing. Sharing session with company leaders. After the sharing session, our guest got ready for some serious fun! Each table was assigned a Play Nation event host, who led the guests in a series of table game that challenges each group to work as a team to beat competing tables at the given task. Drawing mini game Team members have to follow the instruction from the leader to draw out the masterpiece. Each member is only assigned a specific section of the painting to complete! Guest reaction for table game "We won!" During the second half of the day, our guests were challenged with a specially designed game. Teams had to compete to solve puzzles hidden within the ballroom to find clues to the final destination... Clue found Teams had to discover hidden clues in the ballroom, and determine the solution to the puzzles. Getting clues from host Teams trying to obtain (illegal) tips from our hosts! Team attempting final challenge Crack the safe to find the final location! ... The final location is located at the Play Nation store at *Scape! For the final challenge, teams had to obtain stipulated high scores for selected console games that we hand picked for them! With all challenges completed, we finally ended an eventful day with a prize presentation for the best team of the day. shooting game on wii console Team trying to hit every shot in the Wii game! Team attempting console challenge "All focus on the screen... We got this!" Prize  presentation group photo Proud winners of the staff retreat challenge!

01 Dec'14

Shipwrecked, Escape from Sentosa!

"Can you lead your crew away from the deserted island before starvation sets in? Work as a team and find out!" The Play Nation events team was engaged by our client to designed a customized real life escape game for their team retreat! The brief from the client requested a program that will allow all 55 participants to play simultaneously in an experience lasting 2 to 4 hours before ending with a group dinner at a restaurant of their choice. Teams ready to move out after briefing Teams studying the first clues given to them after the group briefing session The setting of the game puts the participants as the sole survivors of the shipwrecked Sentosa Express cruise line. They have limited food and water supplies and need to quickly find the Quest Items located in hidden locations across Sentosa Island in order to make their escape and find their way to a sumptuous dinner! Race participants running in the rain. Event participants sweating it out to be first! Guests travel around the beach on a tram. Some travel in style! Team opening locker for clues to next stage Team making progress with the game after solving the first puzzle. Teams studying the clues found Teams studying the clues to find the next quest location. Team photo at the second checkpoint. "We found the quest item!" Race participants digging for the quest items they need. What is an adventure if it doesn't lets you dig for the things you need? To encourage more interaction between the participants and the client leadership team, the Play Nation events team invited directors from the client's team to join us in the event as special characters that hands out additional clues to teams to help them progress in the game. The price of additional clues is set at an affordable, and slightly embarrassing, song and dance performance as determined by the directors! Directors of the clients hold extra clue to help teams solve the puzzles Directors with extra clues... If you pay the price! Team seeking aid from directors Teams may approach their directors to ask for clues during the race. Team dancing for directors for extra help The price of extra clues from directors involves performing songs and dance on demand! After an eventful and action packed afternoon, the participating teams finally gathered in the final checkpoint for dinner and the prize presentation. The atmosphere was wonderful as teams shared their exploits for the day and dissected the puzzles and their respective solutions. After a hard days play, the food and drinks flowed freely and the spirits was high! To complete the experience, a special debrief session was conducted by the game designer who explained the different puzzles played by the respective teams as well as their solutions, as each team attempted different puzzles. Finally, prizes sponsored by Play Nation as well as the client was presented to the top 3 teams, while the team finishing last was given the opportunity to present a song and dance to the amusement of everyone else. We had a boatload of fun hosting the client, and we sure hoped they enjoyed the day's activity as well! Taking the train to dinner destination after solving all the puzzle. Race participants enjoying lunch and sharing stories. Catching up with colleagues and sharing adventure stories over dinner. Debriefing session for the puzzles Participants listening carefully to the debrief and explanation for the puzzles during dinner. Top 3 winners award photo Proud team members who finished in the top 3! Song and dance penalty for the team that finishes first... from bottom! Song and dance penalty for the team that finishes first... from bottom! Group photo of all participants at the end of the event. Great success for the event!

01 Oct'14
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ROHM Family Day

The Singapore office of ROHM semiconductor held their family day gathering at our Prinsep Street branch today!

ROHM Family Day participants sharing a toast. Sharing a toast after the completed activities.

50 staff members of the client attended the event with their spouse and children. The event was hosted in 2 parts, with a early morning session where family teams competed with one another in a series of console games. It was a truly heartwarming session to see parent and child working as a team to beat other teams for the prize! After lunch, the adults were led to another game area where they were regrouped. Each team took part in a series of hilarious activities hosted by a Play Nation emcee before the climatic showdown, with each player playing games in relay to win points for their team. Check out the photos and video below to catch a glimpse of the action!

Preparing to perform for colleagues ROHM handsome dudes preparing to entertain their colleagues.

Acting game challenge Can you decipher the secret message from the actor's performance?

Team representative fighting for points for the team. Team representative doing their best with strong support from the crowd!

Crowd reaction to the games played on screen. The crowd reacts to the action on the screen. What a reaction!

Group photo of prize winning team. Proud winners of the family day game challenge. Ready, set, go!!!