We are super pleased to announce that Rick Porter is joining The Escape Roomer as our newest escape rooms editor in York! Rick joins us with a fantastic history of writing about the video games industry, covering guides, reviews and features for several digital and print-media publications. Rick is also a huge board game fan, […]
Have you ever wanted to build your own escape game artefacts using low voltage electronics? Look no further! In the upcoming months, look out for a short series of articles on how you can approach creating small, but effective artefacts for your own game designs. Previously… In part 1, I spoke about the fundamental equipment […]Read More
Have you ever wanted to build your own escape game artefacts using low voltage electronics? Look no further! In the upcoming months, look out for a short series of articles on how you can approach creating small, but effective artefacts for your own game designs. Introduction Why am I known as RussBuilds? Because I like to […]Read More
There are a whole lot of escape rooms in London (TripAdvisor currently lists 103 "room escape games" and experiences), so sometimes the choice can be overwhelming. It can be even harder when adding extra considerations to the mix, such as age, team size, or type of player! Luckily for you, we've put together this handy guide of our top picks for rooms to play with your colleagues. Read More
The Book of Dreams is a puzzle book, out soon on the crowdfunding website Indiegogo. The book tells the story of Lucy, a young girl who went to sleep one night, just to find out that she is trapped in her dreams.Read More
Ahead of the opening of Tomb Raider: The LIVE Experience, Little Lion Entertainment, in partnership with Paramount Pictures and Crystal Dynamics, has today unveiled a brand-new representation of famous archaeologist-adventurer, Lara Croft, in statue form. The new action-packed, thrill-seeking experience will open in the Stables Market, Camden, in April.Read More
The new challenge follows the success of the company's previous Kickstarter: Pouroboros and takes players across iconic locations in London in search of the treasure. However, players can still take part from anywhere in the world (and win!) without having boots on the ground in the UK's capital.Read More
In some sad news today, Modern Fables has announced that it is closing it's East London premises in around one month from now, on March 13th 2022. Until this date they'll be keeping bookings live on the website and so anyone wishing to play their three escape rooms has until this date to do so. After which these rooms will no longer be available.Read More
Disclaimer! This is from Wordle 235, dated 09/02/22 and is not a spoiler. I’m sure the majority of readers have come across Wordle, a 5 letter puzzle game where a word is presented daily to guess in 6 attempts. Then, once you find the word (or not), you can show your achievement of how few […]Read More
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