Escaparium Laval: Heist Today, Hero Tomorrow

Game experience: AVERAGE
IMMERSION: 3.5 / PUZZLES: 3.5 / HOSTING: 3
Compared to other Escaparium rooms, this is an older style game with a simple decor and not well-maintained. Continue reading Escaparium Laval: Heist Today, Hero Tomorrow

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 more fun … Continue reading X-Cape: Tomb of Anubis

Immersia: The Picadilly Cabaret

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion Puzzles Hosting Sophisticated immersion enhanced by lights, sounds and videos. Some puzzles are a bit classical. Book here Just after exiting the creepy cabin of Weekend at the Shack, we started with Alexandra and Virginie from OWAG a new adventure at Immersia Laval. “You’re in a 1930’s London abandoned cabaret, the one where the famous diva Emma Albani would perform shows … Continue reading Immersia: The Picadilly Cabaret

Immersia: Week-end at the Shack

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion Puzzles Hosting A real scenario that unfolds during the adventure.  The feeling of entrapment and vulnerability Some puzzles are a bit classical. Book here Immersia was to my knowledge the first escape company to open in Laval, Montreal’s largest suburb. When they started, they had two games, Week-end at the Shack and Picadilly Cabaret (they opened a few more since), and … Continue reading Immersia: Week-end at the Shack