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August 16

Escape Maze’s Play Day and More fun.

Hello Escapers, Sorry for the LONG delay in posts, but we’re slowly getting caught up on everything A.T (After Terminus).  Just a few small announcements –  Scott Nicholson and The #REDivas and will be at Escape Maze’s (Enthusiast) Play Day .  The Divas will be recording a live session midday and be there all day for games. […]

August 16

#REDivas Ep44 – Terminus Debrief: ER on a Train

As you may know, the Divas and Panic Factory joined up to create a three hour escape room event on a moving train! This TWO HOUR podcast is a post-mortem as we discuss the insanity and headaches involved in running a large scale escape event! And the parody was performed and written by James Cobalt! Thanks James! […]

August 16

The Crux Niagara – Clara

The Crux (Niagara) is located in Downtown Niagara  on Victoria Ave, just 5-10 minutes from the touristy parts of Niagara.  We went with the other Divas (Errol and Manda), right after we left Transworld conference (which we did a live podcast recording).  Greeted by the Crux staff and some other (slack) enthusiasts, we were itching to get […]

August 16

#REDivas EP43 – ER Puzzle Design Pt 1 – The Experience

We’re doing something a bit different for the summer, we’re giving an in-depth multi-part discussion on Escape Room Puzzle Design based on Errol’s slides he presented at the 2017 Escape Room Unconference. In this episode we cover the elements that contribute to a great player experience in an escape room! The song is a parody of The […]

July 12

The Crux Niagara – The Night before Cruxmas

The Crux (Niagara) is located in Downtown Niagara  on Victoria Ave, just 5-10 minutes from the touristy parts of Niagara.  It was our first visit to the Crux and also a fun GoPro experience (video to be posted in the future).  We went with the other Divas (Errol and Manda) to try their seasonal room.  One of […]

July 12

#REDivas EP42 – 1/2 way through Terminus

It’s been a while! The divas have been working on Terminus, which is an escape event on a moving train. At the time of this recording, they had finished two events and have a lot of stories to tell. They also discuss some experiences with other escape rooms they have done. In the future, when […]

June 16

The Crux Niagara – Dead Air

The Crux (Niagara) is located in Downtown Niagara  on Victoria Ave, just 5-10 minutes from the touristy parts of Niagara.  It was our first visit to the Crux in Niagara.  We went with the other Divas (Errol and Manda), but only Manda joined us for this room.  One of the impressive things about the Crux Niagara is […]

June 16

Reviews to come

Hey Guys, sorry for the massive delay.  Between Terminus and the real world, we’ve been super busy. Here are some reviews to look forward to (once we get a breather): Mike Crux Niagara – the night before Cruxmas Crux Niagara – Dead Air The Hour – Mutiny at the Hour Murdoch Mysteries – Secret of […]

May 26

#REDivas EP41 – Interview with Tammy McLeod

In this episode Errol and Manda interview Tammy McLeod.  Tammy was on the US Team for Redbull’s Mind Gamers World Championship, the first Escape Room World Championship which was held in Budapest! Not only that Tammy also performed the parody!  Talk about multi-talented. http://www.inversegenius.com/roomescapedivas/2017/5/18/tammy-mcleod-on-the-escape-room-world-championships

May 26

ESC-IT – The Lost Lair

ESC-IT is located in Markham, just across Markville mall.  We knew about their latest room for a few weeks, but were saving a room or two for rainy day.  This time around Codegreen and SuiMiu from E4G joined us and to be frank we weren’t expecting much.