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Escape Rooms

Escape Room, Manchester – Secret Lab

Escape Room, Manchester – Secret Lab

Escape Room’s hardest room, Secret Lab is one that thwarted us almost one year ago, with a failing team of two, we were determined to return as a team of five and finally escape, but would we top the leaderboard again?

Escape Room, Preston – The Gallery

Escape Room, Preston – The Gallery

The Gallery room was our second escape game room at Escape Room UK in Preston, and keeping up with the usual high standards for this company, not only did we have a great time, but we’re also now top of the leaderboard!

Extremescape – Pirate Ship

Extremescape – Pirate Ship

Extremescape was well worth the trip to Disley, and is by far one of the best escape games we have ever played!

The Great Escape UK – The UK’s first Escape Room unconference

The Great Escape UK – The UK’s first Escape Room unconference

The UK has just held its first Escape Room unconference!

Trapped In, Bury – Air Traffic Control & Time Machine

Trapped In, Bury – Air Traffic Control & Time Machine

A few days ago we visited a new Escape Game company who have opened their doors in Bury. Trapped In currently have two games available to play, Air Traffic Control, and Time Machine. Games are available for up to six players, and the costs are pretty […]

Escape Room, Manchester – Slaughter House

Escape Room, Manchester – Slaughter House

Escape Room Manchester is fast become one of my favourite escape room companies, and their room Slaughter House is another massive success! With great horror undertones, and new puzzles to solve, we had another amazing experience.

Escape Room, Preston – Taken

Escape Room, Preston – Taken

For the launch party of Escape Room Preston we popped over to play one of their new games Taken. We have a good track record so far, but would we escape?

Escape Room, Manchester – Room 13

Escape Room, Manchester – Room 13

Last night I had the pleasure of re-visiting Escape Rooms UK to play another of their amazing escape games. I last visited Escape Rooms in February at their launch, and suffice to say I was very impressed. Just to re-iterate, the best thing about Escape […]

Trapped Up North – The perfect combination of Escape Game & Scare Attraction

Trapped Up North – The perfect combination of Escape Game & Scare Attraction

I’ve now reviewed 6 Escape Rooms across 4 venues & by now I’m hard pushed to believe that someone could come and surprise me now, but oh, how wrong I was….. Trapped Up North has a very unusual take on the escape room concept. If […]

Which Escape Game? – A comparison of Escape Game companies in the North West

Which Escape Game? – A comparison of Escape Game companies in the North West

As far as I am aware, there are currently 6 Escape Game companies within 20 miles of Manchester, and I have been lucky enough to visit and review four of them. After seeing how each company approached the escape game business, I have put together a […]

Breakout Manchester – Classified

Breakout Manchester – Classified

Breakout Manchester’s Classified lies in their second site, in the Great Northern, and is a prequel game to Sabotage, located at their main site.

Lockin Escape – Treasure Hunter

Lockin Escape – Treasure Hunter

Lockin Escape is a great little escape game hidden away in Manchester’s China Town and they show great innovation and use of technology in their rooms.