I suppose you are wondering how we came to be in Swindon. It’s a long story concerning our friend, Professor Oldervik Dunstan, and his lack of cats………. Despite travelling the world over to lead excavations, Oldervik usually found time to keep in touch. This time, however, it had been almost six months since we received his last letter. … More Professor Dunstan and the Search for the Ancient Statuette
Over lunch we decided to try out a new escape room in a box. Deckscape – Test Time is designed for 1 to 6 players and we were playing as a couple. Having played it, I’d say 6 was too many, but it worked well for two players. It starts with a caution card … More Deckscape – Test Time
On a very wet day trip to Leicester we wanted to escape to somewhere hot and sunny…….Egypt possibly. And so we entered the ClueHQ franchise to try our luck at The betrayal of Cluetankhamun. We arrived early for our game and luckily managed to get into the building as someone else was visiting the company at … More The betrayal of Cluetankhamun
Originally posted on Invitation To Events All escape rooms have their own unique touches. One thing Escape Reality has that we had not used in other escape rooms was an ipad to give clues and hints. Did it work? Well, not really. We found that when we used it to give us a clue, it told … More “The dice have been rolled”
Clue Cracker was created by Ben Thornton, Tom Swift and Katie Haygarth. They opened the first Margate escape room in 2016, with a pop-up game at Dreamland. That’s where we played their game and managed to escape from Standfast Prison. Clue Cracker are now opening Jailbreak in Tunbridge Wells from 27th July 2019. Review adapted from an original … More Escape from Standfast Prison!
Originally posted on Invitation To Events On a trip to Brussels we tried out The Escape Hunt’s The Manneken Pis Robbery escape room. The premise of the story The most famous statue of Brussels, symbol of the city, has been stolen once again. Locked in the hideout of the suspect, teams have to find the Manneken Pis and … More Can you solve the robbery of the Manneken Pis?
Originally posted on Invitation To Events Enigma Quests in London offer you the chance to graduate from their School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. An escape room with a difference. This is more of a quest than an escape room as you have missions, or should I say lessons, to complete. Our team were given 60 minutes to … More The School of Witchcraft and Wizardry