Escape Ipswich: Taken

By | March 20, 2019

by Escape Ipswich (website)

Unit 3 The Old Unicorn, Orwell Place, IP4 1BB

Ipswich

2-6 players

60 minutes

Our latest room, The Taken Room, will give a new challenge to returning players but is also a perfect introduction to anyone who has not played an escape game before.
Tricked by a notorious serial killer your team will have to rescue the hostages and escape from the killer's grasp.
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Rated between 30 and 35 out of 5

based on ratings from 19 users
combined with 5 pro reviews

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thehermit experienced rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Team size: 3 Outcome: Successful escape!

Great little room for players new to escape rooms. 

🦑cipherdelic virtuoso rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Arjay Henshall expert rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
Played: Team size: 2 Time taken: 56 Outcome: Successful escape!
windy 77 rated this:Rated between 50 and 50 out of 5
Team size: 3 Outcome: Successful escape!

Loved  this room made me jump when when we found the dummy.

Brian experienced rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Team size: 4 Outcome: Successful escape!
Donna Artis rated this:Rated between 40 and 40 out of 5
πŸ”James Bloodworth expert rated this:Rated between 35 and 35 out of 5
Played: 2020-09-21 00:00:00 Team size: 2 Time taken: 46:30 Outcome: Successful escape!
Lise Mortier expert rated this:Rated between 30 and 30 out of 5
Played: 2018 Team size: 2 Outcome: Successful escape!

Most of their rooms are absolutely perfect for a team of 2, specially Taken! I would not recommend it for more than 3 players.

πŸ”James Bloodworth expert rated this:Rated between 35 and 35 out of 5
Played: 19 Jun 2021 Team size: 2 Outcome: Successful escape!
great hosting
I would need all of my particular set of skills as I was taken prisoner by the nicest possible GM.  Needless to say this is a split start where one you starts locked up but you need to work together in order to escape.  Nothing here will amaze you and (like most rooms here) there's one search puzzle I feel is a little harsh but the rest flows well and we had a great time.
Fiona Smith rated this:Rated between 35 and 35 out of 5
Team size: 2
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The second game at Escape Ipswich (and also at various other branches of Escape around the country) has you investigating a serial killer, and inevitably you've found yourselves caught and in danger of becoming his next victims. Naturally this killer enjoys toying with his prisoners in the form of leaving them puzzles that they might be able to solve to escape.
Like the other game we played at the venue, there's not a great deal in the way of decor here. Forget dank basements, this serial kille...
Plenty of puzzles, a fair number of locks and good but very much IKEA-esque decoration. A perfectly reasonable game but with nothing to get very excited about.

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