AI Escape: Leo’s Path

By | March 20, 2019

by AI Escape (website)

Unit K002, The Biscuit Factory, 100 Clements Road, SE16 4DG

South London

60 minutes

closed

Overall rating

Rated between 30 and 40 out of 5

based on ratings from 2 users
combined with 4 pro reviews

Player reviews

Rhea Eris experienced rated this:Rated between 35 and 35 out of 5
Roory experienced rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5

Reviews by escape room review sites

This is a rather unusual, distinctive room. Firstly, it's deliberately and explicitly linear, with one puzzle leading to the next until you reach the end. Secondly, there's pretty much no searching involved. It's also a pretty and at times quite poetic room, with everything tying nicely to the theme and story.
Because of the linearity, it's easier than normal to hit a (figurative) brick wall. On the other hand, there's none of the usual worry that you've failed to find some critical clue withou...
The first game from a new venue in Bermondsey, Leo's Path has much to offer in set and story, but the puzzles left me utterly bemused. Definitely not a beginner's room, but an enthusiast can sit back and enjoy the beautiful concept.
It’s the age old question: does size matter? And if so, how do you measure it? Having played a lot of games it’s not uncommon for us to escape a given game fairly quickly. A fast escape isn’t necessarily indicative of a small game: sometimes you get that feeling of whizzing through puzzles at a rate of knots as you just get into the groove of the game and challenge after challenge falls before you, and you reach the end with loads of time to spare.

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