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NINE THINGS YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT ESCAPE ROOMS - ANSWERED!

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NINE THINGS YOU WANTED TO KNOW ABOUT ESCAPE ROOMS - ANSWERED!

Which question do you feel is the most important?


Things You Wanted To Know About Escape Rooms - Answered!


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Why am I writing this blog, when I have a perfectly good FAQ page that answers the questions we get asked frequently about escape rooms?

Everything you wanted to know about s** - but were too afraid to ask

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Ever since Woody Allen’s “Everything You Always Wanted To Know About *** (But Were Too Afraid To Ask)” was released in 1972 (if you can’t guess what *** stands for, look it up on Wikipedia)....

“Everything you wanted to know about…”, or “Things you wanted to know about…” have become a staple blog topic.

Things you wanted to know about escape rooms - answered!

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Think of this blog as me joining the bandwagon, paying homage to Mr. Allen.

Or, you can think of this blog as me answering a  few questions that I feel occur to a lot of escape rooms fans...in a little more detail than I would or could on the FAQ page.

So, here goes…

How to explain escape rooms to someone who’s never heard of them?

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As an escape rooms enthusiast, and owner, it floors me every time I encounter someone who has absolutely NEVER heard of escape rooms.

That sounds sorta familiar, right?

So, what’s the best way to get them all excited about escape rooms?

An escape room is an experience

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You are led into an area that’s been set up to simulate a special situation - like a prison you’re trapped in, or a military bunker you need to break into.

You have a specific mission, like…


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This is one of our actual missions.


Around the room are clues pointing you in the right direction. To find them, however, you’ll have to solve puzzles. You’ll have to accomplish tasks.

To win, you must find your way out within 60 minutes.

Immersion

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It’s one of THE most important aspects of an escape room experience.

Immersion describes how well the players feel that they’re “living the experience”.

Take our Prison Break escape experience.