Mr. ESC can run, jump, swim, move objects, climb ladder, climb onto ledges, climb down ropes, or collect rescue devices, and is prone to injury from hazards such as get struck by falling object, get burned or falls from too high, where the mission is unsuccessful and the level is over and must be restarted. If the player unable to complete the mission (fail to exit the ending exit point) in time frame required, the mission is also failed. When mission is completed, a maximum of 100 points score is given based on the number of people rescued, and the par time for the level. To success in playing EXIT, players have to has quick thinking and good planing to move around the setting so that Mr. ESC can get everyone out in time without injured.
There are many situations in EXIT. The following unlock cheat codes hack will unlock situations 8, 9 and 10. Note that to unlock Situation 9, Situation 8 must first be unlocked. The same to Situation 10, where Situation 9 must first be unlocked.
To unlock Situations 8, 9, 10, enter the following codes at the Title Screen after completing Situation 1:
Unlock Situation 8
L, R, left, right, square, circle, X, triangle
Unlock Situation 9
triangle, down, circle, left, X, up, square, right
Unlock Situation 10
right, down, up, left, circle, X, R, L