The Escape Game: Special Ops

Game experience: EXCELLENT
IMMERSION: 5 / PUZZLES: 5 / HOSTING: 4

I like very much all rooms by The Escape Game, but this one is my favorite! There is a real scenario that unfolds during the game, and two very different atmospheres in the same game. The game uses an impressive variety of beautiful props that are very satisfying to handle. Continue reading The Escape Game: Special Ops

Immersia: The Scrappers of Space – Steampunk Adventure

Game experience: EXCELLENT
IMMERSION: 5 / PUZZLES: 5 / HOSTING: 4
An epic game that will make you travel across space and meet space smugglers, involving resource management, side-quests and personalized hinting. Continue reading Immersia: The Scrappers of Space – Steampunk Adventure

Lock Academy: L’examen

As this room can only be played in French, this article is written in French. Expérience de jeu: EXCELLENTE Immersion Gameplay Déroulement Gameplay très fluideScénario solide  Décors variés et sophistiqués Grande variété de mécanismes Rien Réservez ici “Vous pensez être les meilleurs détectives ? Prouvez-le ! La prestigieuse Lock Academy lance son concours afin de sélectionner les plus doués d’entre vous ! L’examen que vous allez passer … Continue reading Lock Academy: L’examen

Freeing Canada Station: Unforeseeable Pyramide

Game experience: GOOD Immersion Puzzles Hosting The scenario  The variety of mechanisms One malfunctioning puzzle  The gamemaster entering the room Book here Freeing Canada Station is located in Toronto’s boonies, so we played two games in a row when going there. The first one was Unforeseeable pyramid. “You were asked to clean out the office of an archeology professor, Dr. Johnathan Bancroft, who has been mysteriously … Continue reading Freeing Canada Station: Unforeseeable Pyramide

Locurio: The Storykeeper

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion Puzzles Hosting A fantastic actor play  The device accompanying you during your adventure Beautiful decors A well-thought gameplay Nothing Book here There must be something magical in the air of the Fremont area in Seattle: a troll coming out of the ground, a park where strange factory-shaped constructions seem to grow out of nowhere… and Locurio, one of the most fantastic … Continue reading Locurio: The Storykeeper

Hourglass Escapes: Tales of the Ghostly Galleon

Game experience: GOOD Immersion Puzzles Hosting The story unifying the puzzles The hint systems with doobloons A portable escape game The gamemaster in the room in contemporary outfit Book here Hourglass Escapes is an escape venue conveniently located in Seattle’s city center. It was founded by Seth, who worked in the film and theme park industry for over 25 years, and could thus bring his knowledge … Continue reading Hourglass Escapes: Tales of the Ghostly Galleon

Mad Genius Escape Rooms: The Cat’s Lady

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion Puzzles Hosting The great humor The roleplaying welcome and voice gamemastering A very sequential puzzle structure Book here As escape games become more mainstream, it is harder and harder for companies to stay competitive. Some large franchised venues are following the Hollywoodian road, investing a lot of money in their room to enhance the immersion thanks to a heavy use of … Continue reading Mad Genius Escape Rooms: The Cat’s Lady

Escape The Room: Jurassic Escape

Game experience: EXCELLENT Immersion    Puzzles     Hosting    A fantastic immersion enhanced by a clever use of hi-tech Excellent puzzles, well integrated to the environment Nothing Book here If you’ve watched Jurassik Park, you must have wondered how you would feel if trapped on an isolated island surrounded by dangerous dinosaurs. Well, I have good news for you, this is precisely the experience that offers … Continue reading Escape The Room: Jurassic Escape