Author Archives: escapegamesreview

March 15

Labyrinth Escape Rooms – The Labyrinth

Labyrinth Escape Rooms is located in Aurora in the upper floor of an office complex.  This was our second outing to this location, and this time we had the #REDivas + E4G’s Leader + Benson with us.  We didn’t know what to expect coming back since our last experience wasn’t spectacular, but we were hopeful. […]

March 07

Crypto Escape Rooms – Below Zero

Crypto Escape Rooms is located in Newmarket, just off the 404, on Davis Dr.  Its located on the upper floor of a building shared with a bowling alley.  We decided to bring the full #REDivas team (Errol, Manpans, Ruby and myself) + emspace to try the room.  So far Crypto has been improving their experiences […]

March 07

Hint Hunt – Zen Room

Hint Hunt is located in Mississauga, in a strip plaza right near some epic dessert places.  We heard about the franchise from a few friends and were curious to try it out.  Hint Hunt is a world-wide franchise that boasts locations in large cities like London, Budapest, Cairo, Dubai and Paris.  We were accompanied by […]

January 26

Reviews to come

We’ve been slacking (we know, we know).  But we have quite a few reviews to write GTA Hint Hunt – Zen Alpha escape – Check-inn Labyrinth – Labyrinth Alpha Escape – Pharaoh’s Gloom Crypto Escape Rooms – Below Zero Toronto (ish) Imaginarium – Wrath of Amun Ra Imaginarium – The Grand Wilshire Hotel Escape revolution […]

January 09

Escape rooms and Safety

As I reflect back on the safety of the rooms in the last 5 years (and over 300 games) were, I’d have to say there were maybe a handful of times could have been dangerous.  To be fair most of them happened in the first year and since then Escape Rooms in Toronto and the […]

December 06

Funhaven – Curse of the Forgotten

Funhaven is located outside the downtown core in Ottawa.  It was our third of many escapes on our Montreal 2018 trip (which included a stop-over in Ottawa).  Joining us was Dawn, a Enthusiast who does pop-up escape rooms and her husband Ryan.  We meant to visit Funhaven on our previous trips, but on those other occasions […]

December 06

Funhaven – Deep Descent

Funhaven is located outside the downtown core in Ottawa.  It was our second of many escapes on our Montreal 2018 trip (which included a stop-over in Ottawa).  Joining us was Dawn, a Enthusiast who does pop-up escape rooms and her husband Ryan.  We meant to visit Funhaven on our previous trips, but on those other occasions […]

November 30

Room Escape Ottawa – Stranded

Room Escape Ottawa is located outside the downtown core in Ottawa.  It was our first of many escapes on our Montreal 2018 trip (which included a stop-over in Ottawa).  Joining us was Gilles, an Enthusiast who has traveled between Ottawa and parts of Quebec , and his daughter.  We had heard mixed reviews from this particular […]

November 30

#REDivas EP75 – 13 Rules For Escape Room Puzzle Design

The Divas get together to discuss Errol’s post 13 Rules for Escape Room Puzzle Design. You may want to read the document first, because we reference it a lot! http://www.inversegenius.com/roomescapedivas/2018/9/28/75-13-rules-for-escape-room-puzzle-design

November 30

Survive the Night – THE CURSE OF EDEMARAH VILLAGE

Escape Games Canada had a second location in Mississauga located in a business park.  At some point they dissociated themselves with (what i’m assuming is their partners) and now it is “Survive the Night”.  If you’ve been to the previous iteration, imagine all of the tech removed from the village, and that is what Survive […]