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Danny and the room that definitely isn’t about Harry Potter – Escape room review

One of the things you can’t escape in London is Harry Potter. There are tours, plays, art studios gift shops and (thankfully for this review) escape rooms. Except, of course, that technically they aren’t officially Harry Potter rooms. Breakin’ Escapes have a handful of ‘not quite the real thing’ rooms …

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That shrinking feeling – An escape room review

Cluequest – CQ Origenes https://cluequest.co.uk/escape-room-missions/cq-origenes It’s back to the spy agency to explore the origins of the mouse/sheep rivalry that supplies the cheesy theming of Cluequest and provides a tongue twister room name as the evil Blacksheep fella launches a cyber attack on an old spy base which you need …

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A cracking escape room or a safe one to miss?

Hint Hunt – The Safe https://hinthunt.co.uk/#rooms Hint Hunt proclaim themselves to be the original live escape game, with locations around the world and taking almost sole credit for making escape rooms the global phenomenon it is today. So, absolutely zero pressure in regards to quality as we attempted The Safe, …

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Prisoner cell block escape

Omescape – The Penitentiary https://omescapelondon.co.uk/escape-rooms/the-penitentiary/ They say you should never judge a book by its cover, which is handy for Omescape because if you did it would be closed by now. Located in North London, they have gone for an interesting vibe – instead of welcoming and friendly it looks …

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Exit: The Game; A plethora of at home ‘escape’ options.

Have you ever wanted to do an escape room, but you don’t want to a) go outside or b) pay a lot of money for a stranger to lock you in a room? Then you’re in luck! Because you can sort-of get the escape room experience in the comfort of …

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Please mind the gap between the escape room and the puzzles

Mission: Breakout – Codebreakers I am not going to lie, I was very excited to go to Mission Breakout. The venue is an abandoned tube station (very exciting for a Londoner to be in a tube station not full of commuters) it also advertises itself heavily on Facebook as well …

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Dialling your escape up to 007

AIM Escape – Spy Heroes – https://aimescape.com/ AIM Escape are a multi-room venue in East London who claim to have ‘Unparalleled immersion’ and ‘The most technologically advanced escape room in the UK’ – which, given I have done some pretty tech heavy rooms and on more than one occasion saved the …

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Everything you could Luft-want from an escape room

Escape Plan – Battle of Britain – London Escape Room – Escape Plan Escape Plan are spread across two London venues and all their rooms are WW2 themed. An unusual trait for escape venues, who normally utilise a variety of themes to attract the widest audience they can. However the …

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I am Dan the Man – Escapoloist extraordinaire

What is an escape room? Who am I? Why should you read this review? All good questions, thank you for asking. Essentially an escape room is where someone shuts you (and usually a team) in a room. You then need to find items, solve a series of puzzles and achieve …

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