Reviews for games, movies, and everything puzzling

The best video games for escape room fans

There are so many games out there that are great for escape room and mystery room fans. Here are some of our favourite games that champion puzzles, stories, teamwork and escapism! The Room: What you would get if you set out to build an escape room with an unlimited budget and the brain of a […]

Escape Room 2: Tournament of Champions

Another escape room movie review! Escape Room 2: Tournament of Champions is the sequel to 2019’s Escape Room. Not to be confused with Escape Room, Escape Room, or Escape Room. In this chapter, the franchise takes a page out of The Hunger Games’ book and reunites winners of previous games in what they super subtly […]

Our favourite movies for fans of escape rooms

Movies to watch once you’ve seen all fifty movies titled some variety of “escape room”. Circle (2015) Held captive and faced with their imminent executions, fifty strangers are forced to choose the one person among them who deserves to live. Circle is the bottle episode of movies. A bunch of strangers find themselves standing in […]

Our favourite thriller mystery movies

We’re all spending our lives chasing mysteries in escape rooms, so when it comes to movies what do you think we’re going to watch? Murder on the Orient Express (2017) When a murder occurs on the train on which he’s traveling, celebrated detective Hercule Poirot is recruited to solve the case. Such a great movie! […]

A spoiler-free review of Unlock: Exotic Adventures

This volume of Unlock Adventures includes Night of the Boogeymen, Scheherazade’s Last Tale, and Expedition: Challenger. The Night of the Boogeymen The Night of the Boogeymen is the easiest out of Exotic Adventures, so is probably the first one a lot of people will play. The artwork is gorgeous, and the theming is spot on. […]