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Need to scratch that escape itch? These Welsh escape venues have you covered.

Play my free ancient Egyptian themed 10-puzzle experience! Start here.

How to support local escape rooms during coronavirus

Worried about the global impact of COVID-19 and also want to keep supporting the hobby?

January escape room Wales update

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

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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!

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.

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

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Cardiff University adopts the escape game formula to educate the public about osteoporosis, bone repair and the human skeletal system.