Hour to Midnight: Assassin’s Deadly Game

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting  A great gameplay, well-adapted to big groups Puzzles everywhere! Somewhat simple decors  Book here After playing The Secrets of Nibiru at Hour to Midnight, I got the opportunity to join another group to play Assassin’s Deadly Game – with just a bit of time in between to chat with the two passionate owners, and to discover the … Continue reading Hour to Midnight: Assassin’s Deadly Game

Lock Academy: Little Miss Lock

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles     Hosting  A flawless gameplay. A high quality visual and auditive immersion. A real mystery to solve. Nothing of importance. Book here Have you always dreamed of becoming an expert detective? Then I have good news: there is now a solution for you – the Lock Academy! This famous institution, headed by Professor Lock, will train you to become the … Continue reading Lock Academy: Little Miss Lock

Reykjavik Escape: The Mafia

Game experience: AVERAGE Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting  The musical immersion. The only escape venue in Reykjavik. Reykjavik’s weather is a good incentive for playing escape games. Simple decors. Classical puzzles with lots of padlocks. Book here Playing an escape game may not be on top of your list of the to-do things if you are visiting Iceland, but think about it: Iceland weather’s is not … Continue reading Reykjavik Escape: The Mafia

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

Artimus: Ultimate Madrigal

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    An awesome pre-game experience. Very beautiful setting. Some cool mechanisms. One puzzle could be improved. Book here Even before entering the venue, you can guess that Artimus won’t be your typical escape game experience. This venue was opened by Artigo, a Parisian decoration company which has realized a large variety of installations, such as shopping mall … Continue reading Artimus: Ultimate Madrigal

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

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