January escape room Wales update

Here’s a quick rundown of new rooms, closures and promotions going on in Wales this month.

Cardiff Science Festival header

Cardiff’s Exitus Escape teams up with Tenovus Cancer Care to promote cancer-battling research. And during Cardiff Science Festival, it’s free to play!

Design Diary - Puzzle Pamphlet - Ephemera

Why those little bits of paper that aren’t designed to last can be one of the most powerful immersion tools in a puzzle experience.

Subject 11 review at City Mazes Cardiff

A lack of challenging puzzles and uninspired decor make this room fall short.

What's coming up for Armchair Escapist in 2020

As we close the book on another year, here’s what I’ve got planned for Armchair Escapistin the coming year.

The Cult Experience puzzle book review

A unique and entertaining blend of puzzle book and video game that largely ticks the right boxes but is a tad pricey for its offering.

Christmas Chaos review at Exitus Escape Rooms Cardiff

A charming and fun traditional escape experience with plenty of festive cheer.

Top 5 podcasts for escape room fans

From actual-play podcasts to insider tips, there’s something for everyone here.

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A grandma with a shady past, a deceased parrot and some challenging puzzles.