Other World Escapes Southampton: Mayan

By | March 20, 2019

by Other World Escapes Southampton (website)

22 East St, SO14 3HG

Southampton

2-7 players

60 minutes

Uncover the mystery and secrets of an ancient Mayan temple, praise the Gods and find the elixir of life before the Syndicate find you. A full sensory adventure complete with surround sound audio, immersive visuals, multi-layer collaboration, chocolate aroma and full story for a level of immersion never felt before. Who are you determined to sacrifice?
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Overall rating

Rated between 35 and 40 out of 5

based on ratings from 3 users
combined with 2 pro reviews

Player reviews

Lianne says:

OWE is one of our favourite local escape room companies, and they didn't let us down for this brilliant room. The theming was absolutely on point, and there were some clever mechanics that we hadn't seen before. The Games Master was great, as has always been our experience at Other World. All in all a great room!

Rated between 45 and 45 out of 5
Peewee Stevens ッ rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Richard Sinden rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5

Reviews by escape room review sites

A fun game that caters well to the first-time player. The puzzles are accessible, with little to get you frustrated although enthusiasts may find them lacking originality. Their focus on immersion generally paid off reasonably well.
Playing lots of escape rooms trains a curious set of skills - for example, I now find that I can read Mayan numerals without the need for a look-up chart. (They are admittedly very straightforward.) The latest Mayan themed game we played was at Other World Escapes, recently opened in Southampton.
Travelling through a portal to the Mayan empire, your team is instructed to find a magical elixir before it is seized by the shadowy and manipulative Syndicate, who appear to be set up to be the bad gu...

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