An escape room, also known as an “escape game”, is a real life game in which teams of players search for clues in order to solve a series of puzzles. Teams will have a set time limit to accomplish an objective or complete a mission. Escape rooms are like brining a video game or a movie to real life where you get to be the main character. Games are set in a variety of historical time periods or imaginative locations, such as castles, bunkers, jungles, and space stations. Each room is an immersive adventure that will transport you to a unique time, place, or event. Inside you will encounter a series of challenges that will test your mind. Can you work together to crack the codes and complete the mission before time runs out!
What does it look like to participate?
When you first enter the room it might be a bit overwhelming. There will be a lot to take in! Typically games start by searching. You will want to investigate everything in the room and start to look for connections and things that stand out to you. Make sure you are vocal and share information with your team, this is critical to success! As you uncover information and progress through puzzles things start to fall into place and more of the story is revealed eventually leading you to the exciting conclusion. Will you be able to complete the mission before time runs out?