Reminder: NYC Meetup on Tuesday

Hey New York City friends, let’s hang out!

NYC skyline with an etherial glow, text reads, "NYC Escape Room Meetup: Hosted by Room Escape Artist."


  • Tuesday, May 10, 2022
  • Starting at 6:00pm and continuing for a few hours
  • Shades of Green Pub (125 E 15th St between Irving Pl and 3rd Ave)
  • We will be congregating in the back room.

Stop by and say a brief hello or stick around all evening.


Please don’t forget to RSVP on Facebook, or by contacting us. It’s helpful to be able to give Shades of Green a head count.

We look forward to seeing you soon!

And thank you to our friends at Morty and Everything Immersive for co-hosting and helping bring our community together.

REA at the Immersive Industry Homecoming Summit

We’re excited to let you know that David, Lisa, and Peih-Gee will be on stage together at the Immersive Industry Homecoming Summit hosted at AREA15 in Las Vegas. We’ll be talking about trends in immersive gaming and agency, and what immersive creators of all stripes can learn from the art and commerce of escape games.

Projection mapped skull sculpture in AREA15.
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Mark Your Calendar: Golden Lock Awards 2022

It’s almost time for the 2022 Golden Lock Awards. Together with the help of the entire REA team of writers, we’re excited to honor incredible escape games that you can play in real life, virtually, and tabletop.

Image of the Golden Lock Award for 2022 beside the text, "Livestream April 30"


  • Saturday, April 30
  • 8pm Eastern

This will be a livestream. We’ll share the link to tune in here, and on REA social media, later this month.

Read more about this year’s award and the changes from years past.