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A Bewitching Refuge
Location: Hudson, MA
Date Played: April 2, 2022
Team Size: 2-8; we recommend 4
Duration: 60 minutes
Price: $28-38 per player, depending on group size
Accessibility Consideration: Some motion/ shaking is included; please advise your gamemaster if this is a concern.
Emergency Exit Rating: [A+] No Lock
Physical Restraints: [A+] No Physical Restraints
PuzzlEscape Hudson’s Something Wicked! never ceased to surprise, embedding a number of fascinating discoveries as we uncovered that things weren’t always as they seemed deep in the woods. The props, the setting, and the entire production underlined these eye-opening elements, leading us through an adventure designed to keep us wondering what we would uncover next as the cauldron bubbled.
This experience was perfect for 4 people in a solid game flow experience that flew by as we uncovered the magical mysteries of an enchanting cabin. Of particular note was the ending, which built off of a multi-layered finale to ramp up in excitement and leave us speechless with the unexpected conclusion.
The only time that the suspense waned was in a particularly search-heavy portion of the experience, pairing ambiguous search targets with low lighting that resulted in multiple fails that swiftly brought down the enthusiasm of our group.
With accessible game design, PuzzlEscape Hudson’s approach would satisfy escape room newbies and more experienced players alike in this fast-paced adventure that left us spellbound.Continue reading “PuzzlEscape Hudson – Something Wicked! [Review]”