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Berlin

1 The Room – Escape from East Berlin – For me this set the standard and still my favourite *****

2 The Room – The Beast of Berlin – amazing attention to detail and super immersion *****

London

3 Clue quest- Plan 52 – one of the better games in the Uk at the time of playing ****

4 Secret studio – – Loved this game. Everything just worked ****

Istanbul

5 Istrapped -library – Walk straight in and begin a very high quality old school game ****

6 Odadan Kacis – The Story of Belis- Amityville meets Mensa, one of the best horror themed rooms around****

7 Odadan Kacis – House of Horrors -try the super scary option on this. You won’t be disappointed ****

8 Istrapped artist – Is it an actual gallery or an escape room. Why can’t it be both? The most opulent room around****

9 Cage404 Escape From Alcatraz – I enjoyed this room a lot. Clever, immersive,just Brilliant*****

10 Quest – this nearly knocked the room off the top slot *****

U.K. Birmingham

11 Key Hunter – Double crosses – read the reviews *

12 Key Hunter – Pearl – Got out in 12 minutes, a lament more than a brag *

Nice

13, Fox in a Box -Zombie lab – lots of potential, not my favourite but solid***.5

14, Fox in a Box -Bunker -An above average game with a great setting ****

15, Fox in a Box -Bank – this room felt real, everything made sense without being intrusive****

U.K. London

16, Hidden Room -Chain reaction – Ecletic room, strong puzzles, now defunct ***

17, Hidden Rooms – Prison Break – An atmospheric room sadly no longer with us ***.5

18 Hand Made Mysteries –Lady Chastity’s reserve – unusual game, the human interactions gives it an extra star ****

19 Prohibition Pandemonium – Felt like a battery hen, didn’t enjoy **

21 sherlock unlocked, not a fan – went into administration last year *

22 Sherlock unlocked see above *

Singapore

23 Captivate – Blackout – solid, enjoyable game play, a few really impressive touches ****

24 Lockdown – Final Escape – I didn’t really like it at all **

KL

25 Escape room – The Great Chocolate Vault ***** Couldn’t really fault it in any way

26 Breakout -the greatest show on earth Oswald- ****

27 Breakout – the murder at Westwood ****

Penang

28 Mission Q – The Missing Corpse- fast paced, active rooms, enjoyed ***.5

29 Mission Q Quantum – enjoyed it, some novel puzzles****

30 flee60 – Prison Break – quite enjoyable ***.5

31 flee60 – The Time Machine – Ok but a bit dull ***

32 flee60 – The Dark Room – Strong game ***.5

33 flee60 – Agent 008 – made excellent use of space – ***

34 flee60 – Rush Hour – best room of the 5 ****

35 Break the Code -Lost in Georgetown – really hated this game *

Prague

36 Questerland – Escape from Harry’s Magic Room- ****

37 Questerland – Bank – I connected with the game. Only one weakness****

38 Chamber – hackers nest– stronger contender for my favourite game*****

39 Chamber –The office – held together well but lacked anything special ***.5

Budapest

40 claustrophilia – The Wickelwood Heritage***

41 claustrophilia- Voodo – looks like this isn’t around anymore, shame it was way better than Wickelwood ****

42 exit point – Rabbit hole – potential but bad execution ( no longer available to play) **

43 exit point – madness – take that Nash guy with you from beautiful mind – The Maths was way to hard **

44 Pirate Cave – like Mary Poppins, practically perfect in very way*****

45 Gozdsu Mission – the White Room – pure puzzle fest****

46 eexit -1984- it was ok, nothing amazing ***

47 eexit -circus- liked the first part, didn’t like the second **

48 Gozdsu Mission -Mafia- big, big fan ****.5

Bletchley Park

49 A great Escape – Enigma – room moved to the Panic Room family

Gran Canaria

50 Fox in a Box – Prison Break ***

London

51 – Escape Games London -Escape the Theatre- would have rather have not gone *

52 – Enigma Escape – Million pound heist – played in Beta Testing but still really enjoyed it ****

53 Escape London –Da Vinci – atmospheric, well designed puzzles****

54 Escape London –Casino– death by padlocks **

Mexico

55 Anomalia -Munro Maya- really engaging game, fully immersive, cool EM ****.5

London

56 – Cluequest – Revenge of the sheep – you will walk away stunned ****.5

Andorra

57 Claustrophobia – an avalanche of oblivion – totally amazing room, made little sense but amazing *****

London

58 – Quest Room – prison game – average game no longer with us ***

59 – Inside out – Sherlock- Goodish game, held its own but didn’t wow ***.5

60 Breaking -Heist – excellent game with strong ****

61 Breakin -Sherlock’s despair- wasted a lot of time on a puzzle that was unclear but overall good ****

62 Breakin – Butcher lair ***.5

63 Breakin – War on Horizon Alpha – big fan of this room only one tenuous puzzle imho ****

64 Blackwing’s Cave – there is a lot to enjoy in this room but a frustrating skill game was annoying ****

Stockholm

65 Exit Games – Mission Undercover ***

66 Exit Games -The collector – ****

67 Fox in a Box -Tesla- the game was better than I was ****.5

68 Fox in a Box -zodiac- a masterpiece of escape room engineering and story telling*****

Helsinki

69 The dinner party – lovingly created and beautifully told ****

Tallin

70 Gravity – 100% immersion, limited puzzles but that’s to ensure you get to the finale ****

London

71 Adventurevox – Alcatraz – No way out – very enjoyable game , nothing made me go – what? ****

72 Adventurevox – felt like they ran out of money a bit on some of the wow factors. Wow factors were great ***.5

73 City Mazes – Bamboozled – judge me by my ceiling **.5

74 City Mazes – The Lost Cabin – Ok, but lacked coherence **.5

Hong Kong

75 Freeing – Abandoned Hospital – Super hard for 2, many puz8zles left you asking ‘Why?’ **

76 Freeing – Galaxy Sonic – Had potential but kept on breaking*

77 Lost -Mausoleum- hit and miss, more hit than miss ***.5

78 Lost – Castilione- great start, weak ending***.5

79 Lost – Inferno – Excellent game, enjoyed it a great deal ****.5

80 Lost – Aokigahara – Decent enough, didn’t wow me though( suicide forest) ***

Bangkok

81 Ticket to Mystery – Ripper London 1888 – enjoyed it a lot ****

82 Ticket to Mystery – Curse is The Pharaoh – Decent room, had a nice wow factor ***.5

83 Escape room – Up – A good intro for young children, a bit basic ***

84 Puzzle Rooms -Lost Symbol- The puzzle Queen’s new favourite room ****.5

85 Puzzle Rooms -Star Wars- you need not be a Star Wars nerd to enjoy and do well at this ****

86 Escape room -CSI – a bit dull and tedious **

87 Puzzel Room – Prison – I loved it, a perfectly executed room ****.5

London

88 Archimedes Inspiration – beta testing their new immersive story – definitely go

Milton Keynes

89 Escaper MK – Cabin in the Woods – I liked the decor ***.5

90 Escaper MK – Alien Abduction – I liked the puzzles ***.5

London

91 Time Run – Lance of Longinus – the Mary Poppins of Escape Rooms, practically perfect in every way. *****

92 Time Run – Celestial Chain – In some ways I enjoyed this a tiny bit more, *****

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