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Why Pop-up Escape Rooms Aren't Worth it Why Pop-up Escape Rooms Aren't Worth it

Running a proper escape room games business for over fourteen years, here at ExitTheRoom we've certainly seen businesses come and go within this space...

18.01.2021.
Why an Escape Room is Not A Scavenger Hunt Why an Escape Room is Not A Scavenger Hunt

We’ve come across several customers who were complaining about their escape room game experiences coming from other businesses. Apart from a lack of guidance, which is a biggie in our books, their biggest gripe was that they spent more time looking for clues and puzzles than they did solving them...

15.01.2021.
Are You Really Locked in an Escape Room? Are You Really Locked in an Escape Room?

When you first read about or even visit an escape room game, you might be mistaken in your belief that you're going to be locked in. Using real locks...

14.01.2021.
Are Escape Rooms Claustrophobic? Are Escape Rooms Claustrophobic?

When it comes to locating an escape room business, you'll probably notice a trend. Many will be in basements and more often than not, in older buildings...

12.01.2021.
Planning an Escape Room: Concept, Budget and Design Planning an Escape Room: Concept, Budget and Design

Let's jump right into it, and look at the space we have available to us. Let's say it's a room measuring 14 feet by 20 feet...

06.01.2021.
Just How Scary are Horror Escape Room Games Just How Scary are Horror Escape Room Games

These days you can see so many escape room games advertised as scary. But, within that word there lies a huge number of possibilities and, let's be frank, most of them wouldn't scare Tiddles the kitten...

04.01.2021.
Escape Theory Escape Theory

So just what is "Escape Theory"? essentially, it's the behavior people engage in to avoid a certain physical location. So it can be used when you want to remove yourself from a place like a prison or an escape room...

31.12.2020.
The Psychology of Solving Escape Room Games The Psychology of Solving Escape Room Games

Without a doubt, the best escape room games are those that can ensure we are having an immersive experience whilst playing. To be enthralled in the fantasy world around you. In the same way that a movie requires you to suspend disbelief for a couple of hours, so escape room games are the same...

28.12.2020.
Escape Room Board Games for Adults Escape Room Board Games for Adults

Thanks to the popularity of escape room games, then it's no surprise that snapping on the heels of the location-based games, there is now an ever-increasing number of board game offerings...

26.12.2020.
Benefits of the Escape Room Experience for Children Benefits of the Escape Room Experience for Children

In these strange days of Covid lock-downs, finding things to do to keep the kids happy can be quite a chore. So the easiest thing is to stick a screen of some sort in front of their faces, whether the TV, a tablet, or a phone. And it works! But sometimes, we should probably put more effort into trying to improve the lives of our young ones...

26.12.2020.
Essential Strategies for Creating a Great Escape Room Part 1 Essential Strategies for Creating a Great Escape Room Part 1

If you play escape room games, then after playing a few, you'll begin to see a pattern emerge of what makes one game successful and another fall flat. The truth is that not all escape games are equal...

21.12.2020.
Escape Rooms are not for Going on a Date Escape Rooms are not for Going on a Date

So you've summonsed the courage to ask the boy/girl of your dreams out on a date. And, believe it or not, they said yes, they would love to do something with you...

14.12.2020.

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