#NoEscape, a #MurderTrending Novel, by Gretchen McNeil [Review]

A group of geniuses attempt an elite escape room competition with unsurprisingly deadly results. Author:  Gretchen McNeil Release Date: September 15, 2020 Page Count: 352 Price: $17.99 US/$22.99 CAN Publisher: Disney/Freeform REA Reaction #NoEscape was a young adult horror novel set in an elite escape room competition. Like so many stories with this backdrop, it presented a … Continue reading #NoEscape, a #MurderTrending Novel, by Gretchen McNeil [Review]

Shine On Collective – Welcome Home [Review]

Dinner and a disappearance. Location:  at home in Los Angeles Date Played: September 8, 2020 Team size: 2-4 Duration: about 75 minutes to 2 hours Price: $40 per person (party of 2) or $30 per person (party of 4) REA Reaction Welcome Home was an immersive experience that combined audio storytelling, found objects, light puzzling, and a … Continue reading Shine On Collective – Welcome Home [Review]

DarkPark Games – Witchery Spell [Review]

Coven fresh. Location:  at home Date Played: August 9, 2020 Team size: 1-4; we recommend 2-3 Duration: about 2-3 hours Price: $58 plus shipping from the Netherlands REA Reaction Witchery Spell stood out from the crowd of play-at-home escape games by combining story, puzzles, and design into a polished, cohesive experience. DarkPark Games didn’t just assemble a … Continue reading DarkPark Games – Witchery Spell [Review]

Vampire.Pizza – Chapter 1 [Review]

Hold the garlic. Location:  at home Date Played: May 1, 2020 Team size: unlimited; we recommend 2-4 Duration: variable; about an hour for the puzzles Price: $32.99 per person (party of 2) or $27.99 per person (party of 4) REA Reaction Vampire.Pizza is an immersive game where pizza and puzzles are delivered directly to your door. Through … Continue reading Vampire.Pizza – Chapter 1 [Review]

Breaking Point Escape Rooms – Patient 17 [Review]

The doctor is running out of patients. Location:  Rancho Cucamonga, CA Date Played: January 4, 2020 Team size: 2-8; we recommend 3-5 Duration: 60 minutes Price: $32-35 per player for public booking; private booking $35-$60 each depending on team size Ticketing: Public or private Emergency Exit Rating: [A+] No Lock Physical Restraints: [A+] No Physical Restraints REA Reaction Patient 17 … Continue reading Breaking Point Escape Rooms – Patient 17 [Review]