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Sep30

The Savvy Parent’s guide to solving the mystery of “Family time”

Escape Rooms can be a truly educational experience for both kids and adults! Don’t believe it? Allow us to demonstrate: How is “escaping” educational? It’s as easy as 123 Commonly iN rooms, Puzzles are actually just simple math word-prOblems disguised aS something mundane, like a newspaper or letterhead. The players must act as a team […]
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Jun12

An expert’s guide to playing Escape Room Games

We asked some of the most well-known escape room experts for their advice for beginners on playing escape rooms. First, let’s tackle what is an Escape Room Game? We get asked this all the time and it’s a harder question than you'd think. We tell people it's like being in a movie, but you are […]
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Apr17

Good Prop Bad Prop

An Escape Room cliche we can do without. There is nothing worse than being in an Escape Room and dealing with a broken prop. You spend your time trying to solve a puzzle and you find out that you had the answer for 5 min but because the item or lock is broken you wasted time, gained frustration and just lost […]
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Feb17

How to Find an Escape Room Near You

Now that you know what an escape room is, you’re probably asking Google for ‘escape room games’ and now you have plenty of choices! Honestly, maybe too many. Simply searching ‘escape rooms’ could lead you to our friends Crack the Code Escape Room in Virginia, or The Eureka Room in Bellingham. There are several things […]
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