Brisbane Escapes: The Great Escape from Boggo Road Gaol

Usually with these reviews I am extremely careful not to give anything away, as the entire experience of an escape room can be ruined by a careless spoiler or two. In this case, however, I have no such qualms. The reason is rather sad, to be honest: you will never get to play this game. […]

Brisbane Escapes: “Time Travellers Room” @ Escape Room Oz

Another room down – this time we travelled not only the distance between Brisbane and Caloundra, but also through time to experience the surprising conundrums of The Time Travellers Room. General Information Escape Room Oz, Caloundra 60 minutes 2–6 players (at least 4 recommended) Difficulty: Hard Website How We Played February 2016 2 (yes, far […]

Brisbane Escapes: “Butcher’s Burrow” @ Escapism

Continuing my reviews of escape rooms around Brisbane, I entered one of the more recent venues, Escapism, to see what they had to offer. I found myself scratching my head in a serial killer’s basement with the clock ticking in “Butcher’s Burrow”. General Details Escapism, Wintergarden on Queen Street 50 minutes 2-6 players Difficulty: 8 […]

Brisbane Escapes: “Bomb at Government House” @ Escape Hunt

Welcome to a new feature of the Brisbane Geek Social Club blog where we will examine unique and interesting spaces around Brisbane that might be of interest to members. Escape rooms, of course, are a phenomenon that developed in South-East Asia based on the popular Flash room escape video game genre. Their popularity has seen […]