vertigogames January 13

The Vertigo Games – Pharaoh’s Tomb

Vertigo Games is located in North York, just 2 minutes away from Escape Games Canada.  We decided to pay them a visit after playing some archery tag (because we had an escape room itch).  We went with Team Mardi who are our oldest and probably most experienced team.  We had a quick chat with the […]

vertigogames January 13

The Vertigo Games – Dragon’s Secret

Vertigo Games is located in North York, just 2 minutes away from Escape Games Canada.  We decided to pay them a visit after playing some archery tag (because we had an escape room itch).  We went with Team Mardi who are our oldest and probably most experienced team.  We had a quick chat with the […]

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#REDivas EP 28 – 2016 Year in Review

Our last podcast EP of 2016.  We talk about our favourite (and not so favourite) rooms of 2016.  Thanks again for listening to us, we have more fun lined up for 2017! http://www.inversegenius.com/roomescapedivas/2017/1/4/2016-year-in-review

spinmaster December 22

Spin Master Games – Escape Room the Game

We’ve been playing a number boardgames recommended to us by boardgame experts.  Some were good and not so good, so we started taking notes on what we liked/disliked.  Recently Spin Master Games sent us a copy of their game “Escape Room the Game” to see how we found it. Compared to other boardgames we’ve played, this […]

freeing December 16

Freeing Canada – Pirate’s Prize

Freeing Canada is located in Richmond Hill between Major Mackenzie and 16th Ave on Yonge St., on top of a T&T Supermarket.  They had released their newest game a month ago and we were eager to see it.  We brought our EGR aces, Team Kayphen to try the room out.

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#REDivas EP 27 -“Ask Why” – ER Design /w Scott Nicholson

Dr. Scott Nicholson joins us again to talk about his newest paper – Ask Why: Creating a Better Player Experience through. Environmental Storytelling and Consistency in Escape Room. We also chat about 5 Wits and Boda Borg (which doesn’t sound so appealing to us)! Don’t miss out on this episode, especially if you are an escape room […]

panic December 02

Panic Factory – Feed the Beast

Panic Factory is located in Courtice Ontario, in a strip plaza on King St.  We were with the other #REDivas (Errol and Manda), to try this limited-time room.  We were interested in it because of the live-actor element.

panic November 25

Panic Factory – Termination

Panic Factory is located in Courtice Ontario, in a strip plaza on King St.  We were with the other #REDivas (Errol and Manda), Ekko and her friend.  Errol and Manpans had previously been to this location and was singing their praises, so we needed to see for ourselves.  When we arrived one of the owners GM […]

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#REDivas EP26 – Let’s Play: Secret of Dr. Gravely’s Retreat

Ruby and I aren’t on this episode (2 in a row cause of a week of sickness), however, Errol and Manpans did a live play with Margeaux (who is new on the enthusiast block).  Margeaux purchased Thinkfun’s “Escape the Room: Secret of Dr. Gravely’s Retreat!”  and the trio had a blast. Here is your obligatory warning: WARNING: […]

escapestn November 21

Escape Station – POLICE INTERROGATION

Escape Station is located on Queen St. West, in the Beaches area of Toronto.  It was our second room of the day with Team Awesome, after a great ER rant session.