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The Panic Room, Gravesend – Revolución Olé

Published on September 26th, 2018 | by Dean Love

It’s tempting when writing about Revolución Olé to focus on how different it is to your average escape room. And we will: this is a game structured in a very different way. But perhaps the most ... Read More


Elusion Escape Rooms, Southampton – Seven Sins

Published on September 10th, 2018 | by Dean Love

There’s an interesting divide in escape rooms about where the “game” itself actually begins. At some locations, you’ll be greeted fully in character by the staff. At others, it’s not until the briefing begins. In others, ... Read More


The MacGuffin Project, Bournemouth – The MacGuffin

Published on September 6th, 2018 | by Dean Love

The MacGuffin project currently features three games, but neatly they all share the same universe: that of a spooky, abandoned carnival. This is emphasised by having the dramatic, in character briefing being done in a large ... Read More


Live Escape Salisbury – Spectre

Published on September 4th, 2018 | by Dean Love

Live Escape Salisbury has perhaps the most comprehensive briefing email I’ve ever seen, for reasons that soon become apparent. It’s pretty amusing, with lines like “don’t turn up drunk – you’ll just get frustrated that you ... Read More

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