Sauve Qui Peut: Dendera’s secret

Game experience: VERY GOOD
IMMERSION: 4.5 / PUZZLES: 4.5 / HOSTING: 4
Your team of adventurers is now in front of the Dendera temple. The stars are aligned, the door is unlocked for one complete hour. Inspired by Indiana Jones’ spirit, you will enter the old sanctuary to fetch the heavily secured sacred Light. Will you be able to steal it under the watch of Anubis? Continue reading Sauve Qui Peut: Dendera’s secret

Escape City Buffalo: The Hangover

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion Puzzles Hosting The great decor  The well-thought puzzle structure The mature humor A super immersive device Nothing Book here “After a wild night out in Las Vegas, you and your friends wake up in a hotel suite with no clue where you are or what happened. All you know is that you stole a lot of money from the Russian Mafia and they … Continue reading Escape City Buffalo: The Hangover

X-Cape: Tomb of Anubis

Game experience: ENTERTAINING Immersion Puzzles Hosting The very sophisticated decors. The Indiana Jones-like mechanisms. The abysmal hosting. Many malfunctioning elements. The uncalibrated difficulty. “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 if … Continue reading X-Cape: Tomb of Anubis

HintHunt: Submarine – Mission Deep Down

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion Puzzles Hosting The immersive decors.   Fun mechanisms and no key padlocks. The visual hinting system. Slightly too many puzzles. Book here Hinthunt is one of the pioneer company in the escape game world – it was, for example, the first escape game company to open a venue in Paris. I hold a special memory of it, as my very first escape … Continue reading HintHunt: Submarine – Mission Deep Down

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