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Locked: Kubus

Ghent, Jun 2018

Rated 4.5 out of 5
Like Locked’s sister game Labyrint, Kubus is as much art project as escape room. Art is supposed to be challenging, and it’s certainly a challenge to review – what this venue builds is so very unique it can’t really be measured by the criteria I’d ap… (more)

Agent November: Robyn Yew

London, Jun 2018

Rated between 3 and 3.5 out of 5
In a complete break with all precedent, I tried an outdoor escape game on a sunny summer’s day instead of in freezing rain – astonishingly it turns out that that’s a better way to play! This was the first of three games for Agent November’s big 2018 … (more)

Citiclue Athens: Dragon Quest

Athens, Jun 2018

Rated 4 out of 5
Your lord has assigned you the task of stealing three dragon eggs in the castle, by gaining information about rival factions. This, then, is an unashamed rip off of a well known fantasy franchise.
The room has a nice amount of physicality to it, in … (more)