Ted rejoined the game just as an axe came screaming towards his head. Ted dodged the virtual weapon, sensing the virtual wind as it screamed by his face. Maria shouted with a laugh “Damn, your timing is awesome! Now run!”

“What the hell, you kept playing? Where are the rest?” Ted ran, catching up with Maria as they ran up the stairs of the mansion.

“You boys have tiny bladders, what can I say! I poked around some rooms then after 5 minutes that thing came through the wall. I ran and your freakish paused self just shrunk and followed, floating along. Then you came to.”