Escape the Room: Clock Tower

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion   Puzzles   Hosting  Some very original puzzles Very nicely crafted props A first room not very soundproof Book here Escape the Room was one of the first company to open an escape game in the USA. Since then, they have been continuously opening increasingly sophisticated new games. As their rooms can be found in many cities, the company could develop … Continue reading Escape the Room: Clock Tower

La Pièce: La Pièce Odyssey

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion   Puzzles   Hosting Very beautiful decors Many references to science-fiction movies A lot of reading material Book here Every seven years, an interstellar portal opens towards a planet far away. Fourteen years ago, humans sent a rover to collect some data. Seven years ago, an explorer named “Darius Clark” was sent there in a spaceship, but has not given any news … Continue reading La Pièce: La Pièce Odyssey

Immersia: Evolvis

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion   Puzzles   Hosting  A fantastic gamemaster animation Some original puzzles Somewhat simple decors Book here “In a close future, the overpopulation and intensive industry have critically diminished the Earth’s resources. The company Evolvis organizes the exodus of a part of humanity towards the planet Utopia, selecting those who succeed to their sensorial trials of the program “A choice for all”, … Continue reading Immersia: Evolvis

Codex: Spaceship Graveyard

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles    Hosting The excellent immersion The well-thought puzzle structure A very friendly and passionate team A moral dilemma to solve Nothing significant Book here Codex is an escape venue that recently opened in Laval, conveniently located just in front of the subway Cartier station. The local is really huge, and they are planning to open many rooms; as a start, … Continue reading Codex: Spaceship Graveyard

Incarna: Episode 1 – The Trial

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion Puzzles and fight    Hosting A unique immersion. A gamemaster who acts like a movie director to personalize your experience. No motion sickness. Nothing Book here 100! I had to browse my archives and count a few times to be sure which escape game would be my 100th experience, and found it ironical that it would actually not be a classical escape … Continue reading Incarna: Episode 1 – The Trial

Artimus: Freak Show

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    An ultra-immersive and very original atmosphere. The quality of the pre-game experience. One puzzle could be improved. Book here Artimus is this quite recent venue in Paris where we had the chance to play the excellent Ultimate Madrigal. From outside, Artimus might look like an old-fashioned doctor cabinet: Inside, you might think you have entered … Continue reading Artimus: Freak Show

Majestic Escape Game: Atlantide

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    Beautiful decors. Fun manipulations. The watch giving time and hints. A couple more puzzles would be welcome. Book here Majestic escape game appeared to me to be the perfect escape game for a first review on this blog. It has been created by Rémi and Benjamin, creators of the excellent French-speaking blog escapegame.paris (you can read … Continue reading Majestic Escape Game: Atlantide