Mystery Locks: Dream Hack

In 2083 things are quite different from today. The simple things in life were sacrificed for time efficiency. There was no time laugh, to love or to dream. Rating: DifferentCompletion Time: 29 minutesDate Played: 17th of May 2020Party Size: 1 Dream Hack by Mystery Locks wins my award for most interesting (and creative) theme! I love it! Often with escape rooms I see the same … Continue reading Mystery Locks: Dream Hack

Clue Cracker: Escape from Extinction Island

“Extinction Island is a man-made island, near to Mongolia, created especially to breed dinosaurs using old fossilised bones and a whole lot of science!” Rating: HilariousCompletion Time: 25 minutesDate Played: 9th of May 2020Party Size: 2 I LOVED THIS GAME SO MUCH! No seriously, let me repeat that louder for people in the back. It was fantastic. Escape from Extinction Island begins with a mysterious broadcast from your mentor, … Continue reading Clue Cracker: Escape from Extinction Island

STL Fantasy Maps: Escape the Empire

*dun dunnnnn dun dun dun deee dunnnnn* ESCAPE THE EMPIRE! An play at home adventure from STL Fantasy Maps set in a galaxy far far away! Rating: OutstandingCompletion Time: 2 hours (over 2 days)Date Played: 2nd – 3rd of May 2020Party Size: 2 Since Escape the Empire took us about 2 hours over 2 different days – for that reason, I’m not calling it a classic escape … Continue reading STL Fantasy Maps: Escape the Empire

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 lucky enough to be one of the first to play … Continue reading Escape Hunt: A Dalek Awakens