Mystery Mail: School of Witchcraft and Wizardry

An envelope arrives at your door. You’ve been accepted to Wizard School. But you have one more exam to pass before being admitted. Will you be the next Sorcerer’s Apprentice? Rating: Magical!Completion Time:  20 minutesDate Played: 30th September 2020Party Size: 1Recommended For: Kids/Teens *screams* I love The School of Witchcraft and Wizardry! After honestly some of the most…

Control the Escape: Astronomical Oxygen Disaster

After orbiting space for three months, you and your team of astronauts have found yourselves in a tricky situation – oxygen supplies are rapidly depleting! Somewhat fortunately, you are aware of a back up supply held elsewhere on the spaceship. Find the oxygen tanks and make sure it’s quick! Rating: A Real Treat!Completion Time: 30 minutesDate…

Escape Party: The Crypt

Tread in the footsteps of Christian Stapleton, the explorer lost in the crypt many years ago. Find the clues and solve the puzzle of the crypt in order to escape. Rating:  SpookyCompletion Time: 60 minutesDate Played: 1st August 2020Party Size: 1 The Crypt by Escape Party reminded me that I should definitely put a cryptic puzzle that takes my…

Oblivity Podcast: The Profoctor Predicament

Rating:  Fantastic!Completion Time: 55 minutesDate Played: 30th July 2020Party Size: 1 The Profoctor Predicament … Or to call it by it’s full name The Profoctor’s perfidious, perilous, puzzling predicament! How to describe it? SO MUCH FUN. It’s brilliant, hilarious, charming, and doesn’t take itself too seriously. It’s immediately gone onto my Top Rated list and I can’t recommend…

Extraordinary Investigations: The Morgan File

A missing investigator … A lost treasure … A sinister conspiracy. Rating: HistoricalCompletion Time: 3 Days (DNF)Date Played: 26th of July 2020Party Size: 1 (+2) Before I begin the review, I want to issue a quick content trigger warning! This game is set in the immediate post-WWII era and uses real historical people in it’s…

Keyhole Escapes: Camping Crisis

Having driven for seven hours to reach the beautiful Cliffside Campsite, you pull up to the barrier and the guard asks for your booking confirmation pack. It’s not in the door and its not in the glove box or under the seat… Rating: CreativeCompletion Time: 28 minutesDate Played: 14th of July 2020Party Size: 1 Camping…

Escape from Home: Darkwood Manor

Following the death of Emily, Master Darkwood locked up Darkwood Manor and never returned. You stumble upon the house and realise the ghost of Emily is stuck inside. You must find her and set her free. Are you brave enough to try? Rating: MysteriousCompletion Time: 30 minutesDate Played: 21st of June 2020Party Size: 1 The…

Society of Curiosities: Mysterious Map Heist

Step into the 1700s and search for a mysterious map on the first step of your epic treasure hunt. But can you crack the cipher, uncover the documents, and bid your way to success in time? Rating: FantasticCompletion Time: 36 MinutesDate Played: 13th of June 2020Party Size: 1 I present the Mysterious Map Heist from…

The Locked Room: The Heist

Join a team of bandits as they attempt to pull off one of the most audacious heists you’ve ever seen! But will you make your getaway in time? Rating: FunCompletion Time: 1.5 hoursDate Played: 29th of May 2020Party Size: 1 The Heist is a brand new play at home game from family run escape room…

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…