Exciting Escapes Basingstoke: Dark Deeds and Groceries

By | March 20, 2019

by Exciting Escapes Basingstoke (website)

2nd Floor, 21-23 Wote Street, RG21 7NE


3-6 players

60 minutes

The year is 1928 and as the roaring twenties draw to a close criminality is rife in Basingstoke. Illicit gambling and 3 dead agents lead to a perfectly innocent looking Grocers store. What secrets can it possibly be hiding? (Note – this is our more difficult room)
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Overall rating

Rated between 35 and 40 out of 5

based on ratings from 2 users
combined with 1 pro review

Player reviews

Roory experienced rated this:Rated between 25 and 25 out of 5
reviewed in Portsmouth
Lianne rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5

Reviews by escape room review sites

With three successful games under their belt at their Southampton branch, Exciting Escapes have expanded to a second branch in Basingstoke, with one copy of their original game plus two new ones. Dark Deeds is the first of those new games and has a 1920s theme, set in a grocery store that might be a front for illicit gambling and stolen goods.
An old-fashioned British grocery store is perhaps not the most glamorous setting for a game, gambling or no gambling. But the decor is solid and the them...

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