Tag Archives: a bit different

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)

Trapped: What If?

Bucharest, May 2018

Rated between 3.5 and 4 out of 5
Many of the escape game owners I chatted to in Bucharest were themselves enthusiasts, who gave mostly overlapping recommendations for games to play in the city. Trapped’s What If? was an exception to that, a game that was mentioned usually as a ‘love… (more)