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MasterClue: Defcon 2

Athens, May 2019

Rated between 3.5 and 4 out of 5
At time of writing MasterClue’s website is in Greek only, which made booking a slightly hairy process reliant on Google Translate – but the game is entirely fine to play in English. Which is only appropriate, since it’s set in a U.S. military base. T… (more)

Doomsday Games: Pathogen

Colchester, Apr 2019

Rated 4.5 out of 5
The 60 minute time limit is near universal for escape rooms, with only a handful of longer or shorter games in the U.K. As it happens, every extended length game I’ve played has been at least very good – perhaps because longer games tend to be less p… (more)

Endorphin Games: BlueLab

Sofia, May 2018

Rated 4.5 out of 5
Not many escape room briefings ask players whether they have any experience cooking class A drugs, but BlueLab is based on the Breaking Bad television serial, and presents you with an industrial chemical laboratory in which you need to work out how t… (more)

Escape Ipswich: Contagion

Ipswich, Dec 2017

Rated between 3 and 3.5 out of 5
Humanity is once again in peril, this time from an epidemic that’s swept the globe and left your team as the last scientists on Earth. Fortunately there is an antidote hidden somewhere in a laboratory, if you can reach it in time.
The Escape franchi… (more)

Safarka: The Research

Lisbon, Nov 2017

Rated 4 out of 5
Safarka Escape’s The Research is a curious, surprising game that we booked into on last-minute impulse and that turned out to be something of a find. The backstory involves a request from a friend to break into his rival’s flat to recover a set of st… (more)