Codebreakers: Hunting a Killer

If you want to find yourself deeply immersed in solving a time critical murder case this is for you. Hunting a Killer begins with a dramatic video giving me flashbacks of the themes of Se7en as we learn about an infamous serial killer who is leaving dark, cryptic puzzles as calling cards on the pathContinue reading “Codebreakers: Hunting a Killer”

Questventure: Cocktails, Spies & Murder

A perfect game for solo escapers, alcohol not essential. I’m always on the lookout for games I can play on my own. I enjoy solving puzzles in my down time and I can’t expect my friends to drop everything and escape a room whenever I feel like it…can I? At £9.99 this was right withinContinue reading “Questventure: Cocktails, Spies & Murder”

Agent Venture: Mission One – The Heist

The ultimate test of teamwork and problem solving, with some excellent accents thrown in. I’ve been hearing brilliant things about Agent Venture, and I must admit I was starting to experience the dreaded FOMO when I saw just how many people were enjoying this adventure. Luckily, my merry band of work colleagues came to theContinue reading “Agent Venture: Mission One – The Heist”

Project M: Cold Fusion

An immensely enjoyable game. I’ll be waiting in line for part 2. Played out over the vast expanse of the internet, the fine line that divides reality and fantasy will soon become blurred, and the deeper you delve into this mysterious world, the sooner that line will disappear completely. I’ve just this second finished Cold FusionContinue reading “Project M: Cold Fusion”

ESC The Game: ESC From Sub TXI

A shipshape escape room with no sinking feelings in sight. I absolutely loved this game. My partner, Callum, and I decided to take some time out from the world and dive into this online escape room from the comfort of our sofa. The first thing I noticed was how flawless the interface was. Everything isContinue reading “ESC The Game: ESC From Sub TXI”

RC Escape Rooms: The Sapphire Project

A great new experience allowing you to try your hand at hacking a computer to save the planet. The game started with a video letting me know that I’d been selected as one of the world’s most brightest and gifted individuals (why thank you), then immediately dropped the bombshell that an enemy from another worldContinue reading “RC Escape Rooms: The Sapphire Project”

Bewilder Box and Eltham Escape: B.R.U.C.E. Saves Christmas

It’s never too late to save Christmas in this fully synchronised point and click adventure! Christmas is over and Nicola Sturgeon has just announced another national lockdown starting from midnight. Now is the perfect time for me to get into my pyjamas, call my good friend Stephen and discover the identity of the Turkey FacedContinue reading “Bewilder Box and Eltham Escape: B.R.U.C.E. Saves Christmas”

The Escape Game: The Heist

A visually stunning online escape room with stand out puzzles for all abilities. I’m lucky enough to work with fellow Escape Room enthusiasts, so when we had to decide what to do for our Christmas Party it was a stress-free decision. Me being me, I made a juicy spreadsheet comparing games, prices, time zones etc.Continue reading “The Escape Game: The Heist”

Emergency Exit Escape Rooms: Virtual Exorcist

My first experience of an online escape room, and the bar has been set incredibly high. My friend Stephen and I had watched the horror movie Host before embarking on this escape room, and we were absolutely terrified when we joined the call. If you haven’t seen it, it’s filmed entirely on Zoom and revolvesContinue reading “Emergency Exit Escape Rooms: Virtual Exorcist”