Digital Historical Play at Home

The Panic Room: My Dearest Emily

“Months go by and John sends his letters back home to his dearest Emily.“ Rating: FunCompletion Time: 45 minutes (with breaks)Date Played: 7th of May 2020Party Size: 1.5 My Dearest Emily really surprised me – it feels less like an escape room and more like a beautiful story told through the medium of letters. John, […]Read More

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Mobile Escape: Family Secrets

A mysterious cousin … Who is he? What does he want? Where has he gone? Rating: OutstandingCompletion Time: 42 minutesDate Played: 29th of April 2020Party Size: 2 Mobile Escape NAILED IT! Admittedly, it took us a while to stop giggling about how funny the opening letter is… A long lost cousin who your family have […]Read More

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Escape Hunt: Treasure of the Aztecs

Can you decipher the ancient Aztec clues and find Montezuma’s long lost treasure? Rating:  ExcitingCompletion Time: 39 minutesDate Played: 26th of April 2020Party Size: 2 This is the second play at home escape room I’ve played since quarantine started, and I couldn’t wait to get my hands on it! What a brilliant and charming way to bring the […]Read More

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ClueQuest: Stolen IQ

Agent Lisa Hammerschmidth has discovered Professor Blacksheep’s evil plan. For some time now, the despicable sheep has secretly been kidnapping top scientists, and forcing them to join his attempts at world domination. Rating: BrilliantCompletion Time: 70 minutesDate Played: 12th of April 2020Party Size: 2 Our second play at home escape room in a week! Maybe being quarantined isn’t quite […]Read More

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Escape Hunt: A Dalek Awakens

The Doctor needs you: A rogue Dalek, a spaceship on the verge of destruction and an impossible choice… Rating: BrilliantCompletion Time: 48 minutesDate Played: 9th of March 2020Party Size: 4 This week in Reading and Birmingham, international escape room company Escape Hunt launched a new game in partnership with the BBC – Doctor Who: A Dalek Awakens. As I’ve been […]Read More

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Escape London: Escape the Seven Seas

Legend speaks of a treasure, The envy of all those who admire, A treasure that’s said to grant any sailor a wish that so desires. Rating: BrilliantCompletion Time: 39:15Date Played: 29th of February 2020Party Size: 4 Yo ho ho and a bottle of rum! Games at Escape London just do not disappoint. Today marks #2 with the company – […]Read More

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Modern Treasure Hunt: The V.O.C. Treasure

Sunk on a mysterious V.O.C. (Dutch version of the East India Company) ship, join the Van Amstel family and claim your family’s rightful inheritance! Rating: CreativeCompletion Time: 50 minutesDate Played: 7th of January 2020Party Size: 3 In this time of quarantine – you have to get creative and play an “at home” escape room. Now there are TONNES […]Read More

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The Enigmagram

An envelope lands on your doorstep, inside is a letter from someone but you don’t know who… Rating: BrilliantCompletion Time: 30 minutesDate Played: 25th of December 2019Party Size: 2 If the date weren’t a giveaway, why yes this was a Christmas gift! One of many I bought this Christmas. Since I didn’t actually receive one myself (not hinting […]Read More