Tag Archives: Online

Escapology Las Vegas: Th3 C0d3

Online, Aug 2020

Rated 3 out of 5
Does that which happens in Vegas still stay in Vegas if the participants are remotely connected from a different continent? In Escapology’s game we were (collectively?) FBI agent Alex Vargas, who in proper Hollywood lone wolf style is breaking into t… (more)

Terror DTLA: Son of Sam

Online, Jul 2020

There’s a blurry line at the edge of the escape room genre, which has got even fuzzier with the recent explosion of play from home games, and there are plenty of games and experiences where it’s a judgement call whether to list them in this site or n… (more)

The Escape Game: Hanna Unlocked

Online, Jul 2020

Rated between 3.5 and 4 out of 5
The gradual increase of escape experiences that are based on official IP franchises is I guess a welcome sign of how increasingly well-known and mainstream the hobby is, and the lack of geographic restrictions makes plY-from-home games even better su… (more)

Agent Venture: Cyborg Island

Online, Aug 2020

Rated 4.5 out of 5
In the grand tradition of sequels, Agent Venture’s second game is everything their first one was, but more so. Where the first had you infiltrating a building, this time round your target is the island where the bad guy is building his cyborg army. T… (more)

Agent Venture: The Heist

Online, Jul 2020

Rated 4 out of 5
Even though the term has broadened recently to include a whole variety of online experiences, I wouldn’t call Agent Venture an escape room. It uses some of the same skills, and will appeal to a great many of those who like escape rooms, but it’s a di… (more)

Live Escape Salisbury: POD

Online, Aug 2020

Rated between 3.5 and 4 out of 5
Firstly, note that at time of writing POD is due to close as a remote play game in a week or so, so if you want to catch it you’ll need to move swiftly. I was in fact in two minds about whether to play it, since I believe it’s going to be adapted int… (more)