Mind Quest: The Legacy of Nöo’Zaca

Game experience: VERY GOOD
IMMERSION: 4.5 / PUZZLES: 4.5 / HOSTING: 4
A relatively small room, but fully loaded with fun mechanisms that will make you feel you are in an Indiana Jones movie! Continue reading Mind Quest: The Legacy of Nöo’Zaca

No Way Out: The Nun

Game experience: EXCELLENT
IMMERSION: 5 / PUZZLES: 4.5 / HOSTING: 4.5
Chasing a demonic nun in a very large underground network, you will wonder at every dark corner whether she is lurking around (unless you chose the “no actor” option). The final confrontation with the nun was one of the most intense experience of my escaper life! Continue reading No Way Out: The Nun

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

X-Cape: Tomb of Anubis

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

Hourglass Escapes: Rise of the Mad Pharaoh

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion Puzzles Hosting The fantastic sarcophagus!  Lots of puzzles The roles and their personalized hints The simple decors around the sarcophagus Book here “YOU HAVE 60 MINUTES TO SAVE DR. CARTER! HURRY, TIME IS RUNNING OUT! With just your wits, clues from crates of artifacts, and notes from the trapped archaeologist, you must solve puzzles, discover mysteries, and help free Dr. … Continue reading Hourglass Escapes: Rise of the Mad Pharaoh

Mystery room: Pharaoh’s treasure

Game experience: TERRIBLE Immersion    Puzzles       Hosting    Nothing Everything Despite occasional shortcomings, nearly all escape games I had played so far had been a fun experience, with dedicated owners, designers and gamemasters who work hard to provide a good experience. It was therefore an interesting experience to play at Mystery Room, as I could hardly imagine that the quality of an escape game … Continue reading Mystery room: Pharaoh’s treasure

Immersia: The Lost Temple of Cthulhu

Game experience: VERY GOOD Immersion    Puzzles     Hosting    The immersive jungle environment. Some mechanisms that feel like magic. The very friendly welcome and immersive gamemastering. A somewhat less impressive final part in the last room. Book here I’m sure that you’ve heard of Cthulhu, this cosmic God created by H.P. Lovecraft, a 100m-tall humanoid with an octopus head and dragon wings: (author Dominique Signoret, … Continue reading Immersia: The Lost Temple of Cthulhu