Freeing Canada Station: Pirate’s Prize

Game experience: GOOD Immersion   Puzzles     Hosting   Nice wooden decors A good puzzle structure The limited number of puzzles The gamemaster entering the room Book here Express review “A friend aboard the Red Pearl has tipped you off that its captain, Silverstone, has acquired an artifact worth a hundred times its weight in gold. To gain entry to the ship, you hatch a plan to … Continue reading Freeing Canada Station: Pirate’s Prize

Freeing Canada Station: Unforeseeable Pyramide

Game experience: GOOD Immersion   Puzzles    Hosting   The scenario The variety of mechanisms One malfunctioning puzzle The gamemaster entering the room Book here Express review Freeing Canada Station is located in Toronto’s boonies, so we played two games in a row when going there. The first one was Unforeseeable pyramid. “You were asked to clean out the office of an archeology professor, Dr. Johnathan Bancroft, … Continue reading Freeing Canada Station: Unforeseeable Pyramide

Limitless: The Warrant

  Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion    Puzzles     Hosting The difficulty of the puzzles The anxiety The story The cooperation Lots of code locks Book here Situated a few steps away from the National Taiwan University, Limitless is an English-friendly venue hosting two rooms (with a third one coming up soon!). We had the chance to test each of them (see the review of the … Continue reading Limitless: The Warrant

Escape Room 071: Einstein’s Madness

Game experience: GOOD Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting The difficulty of the puzzles The uneven immersion Book here Enter the magical world of the biggest genius that has ever lived: Albert Einstein. You step into his office and suddenly you don’t feel well. What is your intuition telling you? Does everything seem normal or is everything suddenly feeling strange? Can you keep your head cool and … Continue reading Escape Room 071: Einstein’s Madness

Questomatica: Wake Up!

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion Puzzles Hosting The atmosphere backed by light and sound effects The puzzles all being congruent with the setting Nothing Book here Matilda’s dreams are always happy and cheerful, but this time something went wrong. Thousands of fantasies, riddles and illusions got mixed up in a mysterious and unpredictable knot, and you are trapped right in the middle of it! Become a part … Continue reading Questomatica: Wake Up!

Codex: Spaceship Graveyard

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting The excellent immersion The well-thought puzzle structure A very friendly and passionate team A moral dilemma to solve Nothing significant Book here Codex is an escape venue that recently opened in Laval, conveniently located just in front of the subway Cartier station. The local is really huge, and they are planning to open many rooms; as a start, … Continue reading Codex: Spaceship Graveyard

X-Cape: Tomb of Anubis

Game experience: ENTERTAINING Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting The very sophisticated decors. The Indiana-Jones-like mechanisms. The abysmal hosting. Many dysfunctioning elements. The uncalibrated difficulty. Book here “When you booked your vacation to see the great pyramids, you thought it would be more interesting. But as your tour guide drones on and on about different types of ancient pottery and myths, you decide you could have much … Continue reading X-Cape: Tomb of Anubis