Brisbane Escapes: Sherlocked @ Quest Rooms

Terrorists have plotted to blow up London! Even Scotland Yard’s finest aren’t good enough to find the final bomb’s location, so you’ll need to seek the help of the famous Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson. Unfortunately, Sherlock appears to have vanished, and soon you will find yourself… Sherlocked. General Details “Sherlocked” Quest Room, 13 Cordelia […]

Anime Appraisal: Joker Game

In autumn of 1937, as the coals of World War II are beginning to smoulder, Lt. Col. Yuuki of the Imperial Army secretly establishes a spy training organization called the “D Agency.” Those chosen as members of the agency, in opposition to the national trend toward reverence of native-born soldiers in the army, are civilian […]

Brisbane Escapes: Missile Meltdown @ Solve and Unlock

Trapped on an enemy submarine, we are doomed unless we figure out the systems, reach the surface and escape. But will we survive the Missile Meltdown? General Details “Missile Meltdown” Solve and Unlock, 3 Zamia Street, Sunnybank 60 minutes 4-7 players allowed Listed difficulty: N/A Website How We Played 11 June 2016 6 players Escaped […]

Brisbane Escapes: Treachery at the Racetrack @ Escape Hunt

There has been a murder! A jockey has fallen from his horse and died under suspicious circumstances. Police have a suspect in custody, but are they truly responsible? It is up to us to get to the bottom of the Treachery at the Racetrack. General Details Escape Hunt, West End 60 minutes 2-5 players Difficulty: […]

Brisbane Escapes: Murder in the Barber Shop @ Escape Hunt

We step into the room. A desk, a barber’s chair, a barber pole. As Brisbane detectives, it is up to us to search for the clues that will tell us who perpetrated the Murder in the Barber Shop. General Details Escape Hunt, West End 60 minutes 2-5 players Difficulty: Medium Website How We Played 5 […]

Brisbane Escapes: Haunted Academy @ Puzzled Room Escape

We stepped into the pitch black. Eerie noises echoed through the space, shadows flickered and vanished as our weak candles flickered in our hands. Would we be able to solve the disappearances and escape from the Haunted Academy? General Details “Haunted Academy” Puzzled Room Escape, 1177 Logan Rd., Holland Park West 60 minutes 2-6 players […]

Brisbane Escapes: “Dream Catcher” @ Fort Locks

Something about the room seems wrong. We are caught in between sleeping and waking, and feel a creeping anxiety settle in. We must escape from the “Dream Catcher” or we risk remaining suspended in eternal slumber. General Details “Dream Catcher” Fort Locks, 12/887 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley 90 minutes 3-6 players allowed Listed difficulty: N/A […]

Brisbane Escapes: “The Garden” @ Exitus

We take off our blindfolds and find ourselves in a quaint garden in the country. Is this a dream? Something feels wrong. We have to mine our childhood memories and escape from “The Garden”. General Details “The Garden” Exitus, Wintergarden on Queen Street 50 minutes 2-6 players allowed Listed difficulty: 7 (out of 10) Website […]

Escape room reviews

Escape rooms are appearing all across Brisbane, and it’s no wonder. They offer a unique social activity that can both challenge and entertain. Yet their very nature leads them to be short experiences, usually running for a maximum of one hour. Combined with prices around $30 per person in many cases, this makes for a […]

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 […]