Immersia: Evolvis

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion   Puzzles   Hosting  A fantastic gamemaster animation Some original puzzles Somewhat simple decors Book here (as of February 2019, the website is in French only, but you can play the game in English – just contact the team to tell them you’d like to play it in English!) “In a close future, the overpopulation and intensive industry have critically diminished … Continue reading Immersia: Evolvis

Portland Escape Rooms: Madame Neptune’s Voodoo Curse

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting  The immersive actor play The eerie atmosphere Somewhat classical puzzles Book here After my great experience at Portland’s Hours to Midnight in the morning, far east from the center, I went in the late afternoon in the opposite direction to Portland Escape Rooms on the far west – rarely had I spent 5$ on a bus day … Continue reading Portland Escape Rooms: Madame Neptune’s Voodoo Curse

Quest Factory: Operation Balkans

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting The “electronic magic” The role of the gamemaster integrated in the scenario  Nothing Book here During my last stay in Paris, I heard the name of ‘Quest Factory’ coming back insistently from various sources, so I definitely had to check if they were as good as what people would say! They opened in January 2018, next … Continue reading Quest Factory: Operation Balkans

Casa Loma Escape series: King of the bootleggers

  Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    Great scenario Fantastic actor play Beautiful decorations Nothing Book here Casa Loma is a Gothic-revival style castle in Toronto that was built in the early 20th century. If you’ve watched ‘X-men’, ‘Johnny Mnemonic’ or ‘The skulls’, then you’ve seen it on screen. Sounds like a perfect setting for an escape game, right? Well, I have … Continue reading Casa Loma Escape series: King of the bootleggers

A double tour: Au pays des merveilles

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    A fantastic recreation of the Wonderland atmosphere. A nice variety of puzzles, some of which very innovative. A couple of puzzles are a bit classical. Book here ‘A double tour’ is very centrally located in Quebec city, in the heart of the pleasant St-Roch area. I was there for work and as I passed by … Continue reading A double tour: Au pays des merveilles

Skeleton Key: The Cursed Crypt

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    Very convincing actors. Beautiful decors. Some puzzles might be improved. Book here ‘Manoir de Paris’ is a haunted house that opened its doors in 2011. In their main attraction, you walk across a spooky mansion with a group of friends, among gloomy decorations and actors with make-up who do their best to scare you. I … Continue reading Skeleton Key: The Cursed Crypt