The Largest Maze Ever Made

The Largest Maze Ever Made

This online maze is allegedly the largest ever created, though you can't wander its many hallways physically. Instead, you have to download the 127-megabyte file, then navigate the full 16,383 x 16,383 passageways. There are more than 27 million dead ends to trip you up!

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Key Facts In This Video

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    One of the earliest references to a maze occurs in the Greek legend of the labyrinth and the minotaur. (0:31)

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    A janitor in Japan spent seven years making one of the most complex hand-drawn mazes ever created. (3:07)

  • 3

    People have died after getting lost in the sprawling Odessa Catacombs. (4:00)

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