The Escape Game: Gold rush

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    Very nice decors. Fun and immersive manipulations. Nothing of importance. Book here I stayed in Chicago for work during a few days in November 2017, and wanted to use this opportunity to try some of the escape rooms the city has to offer. The Escape Game Chicago attracted my attention – it is the … Continue reading The Escape Game: Gold rush

Get Out: The Tesla workshop

Game experience: GOOD Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    A well integrated ‘electricity’ theme. The common introduction for several groups and the gamemaster entering the room. Book here Get out is a franchised escape game venue present in various cities across France, such as Orléans, Lille, Reims, Amiens, Cherbourg, Toulouse… and even in Liège (Belgium) and La Réunion (non metropolitan France)! Until recently, they … Continue reading Get Out: The Tesla workshop

LeavinRoom: Around the world in 60 minutes

Game experience: ENTERTAINING Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    A well-balanced mid-level escape game. No real scenario. Some red herrings. Book here Update (March 2018): This room has been closed. LeavinRoom was the 10th venue to open its doors in Paris, in January 2015. I was passing by in Paris for a few days in June 2016 and really wanted to try their game … Continue reading LeavinRoom: Around the world in 60 minutes

La pièce: Once upon a room

Game experience: GOOD Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    A good escape game on all respects, particularly suited for beginners. The Wonderland dimension was barely present. A useless red herring. Book here. ‘La pièce’ is a historical escape game venue in Paris – the fifth one to open in the capital city, in September 2014, if I believe this very informative chronology by Polygamer. … Continue reading La pièce: Once upon a room