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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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Apr02

How to make a theme park style living window

Making the world outside your windows realistic can be a fun way to expand your escape rooms world.  They set the scene, make the room feel bigger and can even make you seasick!
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Feb04

Valentines Day Puzzle Box Of Chocolates

Do you have a sweetie who loves puzzles? Or do they just like them a little bit but you want to make them work for that box of chocolates? Then I have the project for you! The first thing to make is the puzzle portion, which will then be transferred to the puzzle box. Otherwise... […]
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Jan15

How to Make an Escape Room Puzzle Box

The Book of Khepri Puzzle Box  Today we'll look at a small prop box that can be made with just a few hours of working time, for less than $100. This type of simple puzzle box is similar to the props in our escape room Rise of The Mad Pharaoh.     Blank Wooden BookGloss Mod PodgeScrewdriverDrillClear […]
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