Category Archives: Derby

Make Your Escape: Utopia

Derby, Nov 2019

Rated 4.5 out of 5
Utopia is the sister game to Dystopia, its complement and its inverse. Where Dystopia’s decor is urban decay, Utopia is all sleekly gleaming computer panels; where Dystopia’s puzzles tend more to the physical, Utopia’s use touch-panels and screens an… (more)

Make Your Escape: Dystopia

Derby, Nov 2019

Rated 4.5 out of 5
Arriving at Make Your Escape for our booking, we were welcomed in by a sardonic overall-wearing janitor from a dystopian future. It’s always a nice touch when a game’s host is in character from the outset, and he maintained the persona throughout the… (more)

Unescapable: Tommy

Derby, Oct 2017

Rated 4 out of 5
With Unescapable’s other game we swapped the ghostly frights of Edith for a First World War trench in Tommy. They again provided a much more entertaining and immerse start to the game than simply stepping through a doorway. The room looks great, with… (more)

Unescapable: Edith

Derby, Oct 2017

Rated between 4 and 4.5 out of 5
Edith is an unusual beast of an escape room, one that you might love or might find not to your taste, but which you’ll definitely remember. Personally I thought it was outstanding and hilarious.
The game is named after a missing operative from your … (more)

Game Over: Forbidden Temple of Montezuma

Derby, Oct 2017

Rated 3.5 out of 5
With a gap between games, we rang Game Over’s doorbell on the off chance they had a slot free, and they were able to oblige with Montezuma, which they described as their hardest game.
The backstory involves following in the footsteps of your vanishe… (more)