Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes

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How do I Unlock my Game?

When you see a screen that looks like the following, it means your game is locked and you must provide a verification code to ensure that you are using the right Bomb Defusal Manual version. You will see this screen the first time you launch the game.

Screenshot of Verification Screen

The required verification code can be found on the title page of the correct Bomb Defusal Manual version. You can print or save this version of the manual to continue using it each time you play, until the game requires a new verification code for a new manual version.

Title page of the Bomb Defusal Manual

Each manual version has a unique verification code. When a new version of the Bomb Defusal Manual becomes available, you will need to unlock your game again by providing the new manual's verification code. This makes it easy to know when you need to reprint or download a new Bomb Defusal Manual version.

Game Overview

Keep Talking and Nobody Explodes is a local multiplayer party game for two or more players. The objective of the game is defuse a bomb before time runs out by using the instructions found in the Bomb Defusal Manual.

One player, in virtual reality, takes the role of the bomb Defuser. All other players take the role of Experts who must use the Bomb Defusal Manual to guide the Defuser through the challenging task of defusing a bomb.

Requirements (VR)

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  1. Windows 7 or higher.
  2. Oculus Rift, Oculus DK2, or HTC Vive.
  3. Gamepad required when using VR.
  4. At least 2 players, ideally up to 6.
    • You can play with friends in the same room or remotely using your favorite voice chat service.
    • Any number of players can participate as Experts: it's up to the Experts to work efficiently as a team!
  5. A copy of the Bomb Defusal Manual. You can either print this manual or use an additional web-enabled device to view the manual. You can also view the manual on your PC's monitor.

Note: Oculus DK1 is not supported.

Defuser Controls

HTC Vive

Trigger: Grab/Interact, Menu Button: Menu

Oculus Touch

Index Trigger: Interact, Grip Trigger: Grab, A: Menu


A: Select, B: Deselect, D-Pad/Left Thumb Stick: Change Selection, Right Thumb Stick: Rotate Held Object