143 Manchester Rd, Manchester, Altrincham WA14 5NS
based on ratings from 7 users
combined with 4 pro reviews
Their best room, but also has their worst puzzle which took one of us nearly 20 mins to do.
I played this and The Blueprint in the same day. Dark Ages was okay and had some fun puzzles but the host was very rude. I wouldn't go back.
My fav of the 3 rooms they currently have to offer and yet their original game.
A very home made feel to the room, but a lot of things to do in such a small space (Although the largest room in their catalogue)
There is a little bit of free roam, however the majority will be strictly linear meaning its not that suitable for larger groups as people may be sat around for a while waiting for things to be completed.
The puzzles were not ground breaking and often contoured to traditional escape room puzzles, however there a few clever elements and its still a really fun game to play
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