Are you ready to leave?
Syfy thinks you might be. The network has annouced a new reality program called Exit, which will be hosted by Curt Doussett (America's Lost Treasures, Hazard Play). Six episodes have been ordered, with the first to air on Tuesday, June 4 at 10 p.m.
The series is based on Japan's Dero!. It features four teams of two competeing to escape a series of four rooms, which each being more difficult than the last. The winning team must beat the clock, as well as solve brain games and navigate puzzles in the goal of being the LAST team to exit. Their prize? A cool $10,000.
“Exit is a heart-pounding adrenaline rush of a competition series that truly embraces imagination, forcing its eager contestants to experience twisted and visual brain puzzles while navigating booby-traps, receding floors, collapsing walls, bottomless sand pits and much more," said Mark Stern, president of original content at Syfy.
The series is being produced by Smart Dog Media in association with Zig Zag Productions.
The creative team behind it has worked on Minute to Win It, America's Got Talent, 1 vs. 100, Who Wants to Be a Millionaire, Scam City, Cheryl Cole: Where Did It All Go Right ... and Wrong and Total Blackout, so they know reality competitions.
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