Top 23 Tips & Tricks to Win Escape Room Games

We’ve compiled our top 23 escape room tips and tricks that we’ve used to achieve greater than 85% escape rate on 100+ rooms in the United States and Europe. The tips can be broken up into five categories: make a team, work together, manage puzzle items, be comprehensive, and solve puzzles efficiently. Make a Team Tip #1. Play …

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Best Escape Rooms in Paris (SPREADSHEET)

As travelling escape room enthusiasts who have played 120+ games, we always find a way to insert Paris escape rooms into our Paris vacations. To find high-quality, English-language games, we’ve scoured both of the main enthusiast blogs in France (Escape Game France and Escape Game Paris) and emailed a bunch of companies. We owe a lot of …

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New Escape Rooms in the San Francisco Bay Area (2017)

We’re San Francisco-based escape room enthusiasts that run a regularly-updated list of our pick of the “best” escape rooms at 12 Best Escape Rooms in the San Francisco Bay Area and The 5 Best Escape Rooms in San Jose. We’re starting this regularly-curated list as a complement to our usual “best” lists. If you know of a new game that we …

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5 Escape Room Jobs in the San Francisco Bay Area

We know of 5 escape room companies hiring in the San Francisco Bay Area. If you know of any more escape room jobs in the Bay Area (or have updated information on any of these), please leave a comment or contact us! Most game master jobs here don’t list the salary, but from our own research, …

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Vino Vault (Review)

The Vino Vault is 4Thought Product’s original invention from 2011 that has at times been repurposed from a puzzle gift into an escape room puzzle. This product was the first in a line of products featuring a word-lock mechanism. Other products in this line include the Puzzle Pod Cryptex (a reshelled version of the Vino Vault) and …

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12 Best Escape Rooms in the San Francisco Bay Area

As locals, we’ve done 30+ San Francisco Bay Area escape rooms and will be keeping this list up-to-date with our best recommendations for both tourists and locals alike. We’re narrowed down all the ones in the area to the top 12, and are listing them in order of overall experience. We judge rooms based on …

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Resident Evil Escape Experience (Review)

A disappointing Resident Evil escape room from CAPCOM and iam8bit. We can’t recommend it to either escape room enthusiasts or Resident Evil fans (and we are both). Story and Background This was an official Resident Evil-branded escape room. The original version of this was launched in Los Angeles as a promotion for the video game, Resident Evil VII. …

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