Happy Hour: Escape café ‘Bledard-sur-Seine’

Game experience: GOOD Immersion (Not applicable)    Puzzles    Hosting  A nice variety of puzzles The two game modes (collaborative or competitive)  No immersion in the classical sense Book here The escape café “Bledard-sur-Seine” is a recent creation by “Happy hour escape game”. It has a very unique format in the world of escape games, with puzzles arranged across six large boxes, that you have 90 … Continue reading Happy Hour: Escape café ‘Bledard-sur-Seine’

Escape Masters: Zombie Apocalypse

Game experience: GOOD Immersion    Puzzles     Hosting    The hint QR system A fairly convincing immersion Lots of padlocks Book here Escape Masters is this venue in Griffintown, located in an impressive industrial building, where we had been playing already ‘Italian mafia restaurant’ and ‘De-composed’ (as well as ‘The spy’, which I have yet to review). As usual, your first challenge will be to find … Continue reading Escape Masters: Zombie Apocalypse

Happy Hour: Police Academy of Palamento City

Game experience: ENTERTAINING Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting Some fun and clever manipulations The variety of puzzles Too many red herrings A relatively simple immersion Book here Before playing Professor Zoltan’s virus adventure at Happy hour escape game, we played their other scenario ‘Police academy of Palamento city’. You are applying to be part of the police force in Palamento city, and as a … Continue reading Happy Hour: Police Academy of Palamento City

Happy hour: Professor Zoltan’s virus

Game experience: GOOD Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting  A room decorated by artists that fits well the theme. A few fun, science-inspired puzzles. A couple of pen-and-paper riddles. Book here ‘Happy hour escape game’ is one of the historical venue in Paris – the 6th one to open, in October 2014. They feature three rooms: one for beginners (‘Le cachot du chevalier noir’), and … Continue reading Happy hour: Professor Zoltan’s virus

Escape Masters: Italian mafia restaurant

Game experience: ENTERTAINING Immersion    Puzzles     Hosting  The non-sequential puzzle structure. The musical immersion. A tad classical. Book here Before trying the impressive virtual reality experience ‘De-composed’, we had the chance to play the ‘Italian mafia restaurant’ room at the Griffintown-located ‘Escape Masters’. Your first challenge will be to find the venue inside the labyrinthine building (don’t worry though, it is well indicated). As … Continue reading Escape Masters: Italian mafia restaurant