Elusion Rooms: The Pandora Heist

By | March 20, 2019

by Elusion Rooms (website)

68 Commercial Road, SO15 1GD

Southampton

2-8 players

60 minutes

A mysterious employer has hired your crack team of thieves to break into the home of an antiquities professor and steal a legendary artifact.
Break into the house, crack the vault and steal items in the house worth the most value
before the police arrive.
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Overall rating

Rated between 35 and 40 out of 5

based on ratings from 8 users
combined with 3 pro reviews

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Player reviews

Sabrina (The Overthinkers) expert rated this:Rated between 35 and 35 out of 5
Played: 27 Feb 2022 Team size: 2 Time taken: 59:11 Outcome: Successful escape!
Billa Babybel rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
Played: 7 Nov 2021 Team size: 4 Outcome: Successful escape!
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ratsontour expert rated this:Rated between 35 and 35 out of 5
Played: 12 Nov 2021 Team size: 3 Outcome: Successful escape!
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Escape Enthusiast experienced rated this:Rated between 35 and 35 out of 5
😺Lianne experienced rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
Played: 1/7/2018 Team size: 5 Time taken: 52 minutes Outcome: Successful escape!
Loved the concept of this game - not just getting out before the clock runs out, but making the most of your time in the room to collect high value items. The set design just get kept getting better and better as you moved through the game. Fab!
Peewee Stevens ッ rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
🌵Juliette B expert rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
Played: 20/09/2019 Team size: 2 Outcome: Successful escape!

Plenty to do and a lovely set - had a really fun time playing this room

Escapetopus experienced rated this:Rated between 50 and 50 out of 5
Played: 08/12/2018 Team size: 3 Outcome: Successful escape!

A great-looking, high-tech room with a cool theme (art & antiquities) and a fun challenge to steal as many high-value items as possible. Loved the decor and the ‘wow’ moments.

A great venue with a welcoming reception area and clearly knowledgeable staff.

Reviews by escape room review sites

A small handful of escape games give you a goal other than completing the game as quickly as possible, and Pandora Heist is one of them. This is a heist game where instead of a bank vault you're sneaking into the collection chambers of another art thief, with the aim of recovering a priceless artefact from Greek mythology. However, the room has a wide variety of other art pieces too, and you're expected to pick an additional four to leave with. Different objects have very different monetary valu...
A game that was close to greatness. A great concept, visually beautiful, with a fantastic start and solid central gameplay but, just as I was getting really excited, it let me down. All the certainty that the early puzzles had provided was undone by a finish that felt more like a lottery than a puzzle challenge.
This is a fun room with a slightly different twist to most escape rooms. We weren't a big fan of the format, but like Marmite, you'll probably love it or hate it

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