Escape Room The Game: Nuclear Countdown

By | March 20, 2019

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Overall rating

Rated between 2 and 3.5 out of 5

based on ratings from 6 users
combined with 4 pro reviews

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Player reviews

Lise expert rated this:Rated between 3.5 and 3.5 out of 5
Jens (Bruteforce) expert rated this:Rated between 3 and 3 out of 5
Played: 02.06.2023
Jakob Frederiksen experienced rated this:Rated between 2.5 and 2.5 out of 5
Outcome: Successful escape!

Ok puzzles but not quite there, the thing people are talking about is ok, but I didn't play a localized version, if something that can fell abit out of the game.

Wesley Mead expert rated this:Rated between 3 and 3 out of 5
egnor expert rated this:Rated between 3 and 3 out of 5

Another decent Spin Master game. Puzzles are fair, has some legitimately neat moments. One puzzle's solution is extremely out-of-the-box, but the timed hint gives it to you. This one (Nuclear Countdown) is, as advertised, a bit harder than the previous two (Prison Break, Virus) -- there's more to do, and some chewy process puzzles.

Recommend 2-4p max. Can be reset; printable downloads are available for the bits you're likely to have written on.

Anonymous rated this:Rated between 3 and 3 out of 5

Reviews by escape room review sites

See the Escape Room The Game: Prison Break review for general comments about the Escape Room The Game bundle - this scenario is only available as part of the set.
Nuclear Countdown is a bomb defusal story, with the trail of clues explained away as hints left by the dastardly bomber. It takes a truly twisted mind to write something like: "I never expected you to get this far! But since you have, here's anoth...
Es war nur eine Frage der Zeit, bis das Thema Escape Rooms auch in der Welt der Gesellschaftsspiele ankommt. Nachdem es bisher ein bis zwei Spiele im englischsprachigen Umfeld gab, werden im September jetzt auch einige (Gesellschafts-)Spiele zum Thema Escape Room* in die deutschen Wohnzimmer Einzug halten.
Spin Master’s first entry into the Escape Room home game market is an ambitious one, packing not one but four different, completely unique full length games inside the box. Unfortunately this proved to be an exercise in quantity over quality.
A fun and interactive game that offers multiple unique escape room experiences

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