The most obvious alternative to offline is online. During the pandemic, not hundreds, but thousands of online games related to escape rooms were created. Often these are not even very exciting stories and playing online it is extremely difficult to fully replace a team game with an escape room in real life.
Here you can find a list of online escape games created for different purposes in different countries (find a link to the entire base). Some escape room owners have used online escape games as retention of their audience; I offer simple tasks online, and for free.
Other owners have monetized this process. Both methods have proved to be successful in practice, for more than a year of the pandemic. By the way, our product chance to live was created specifically for the purpose of monetizing online escape games. We have made every effort to ensure that this game, despite the online format, was as close as possible to the escape room in reality and kept the basic properties of playing in a team, searching for clues and all while adding an unexpected plot.
We have previously told you about the various formats of online escape games, here
you can see it in more detail.
Find a link to the table — on-line escape rooms for all countries