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Why You Shouldn’t Pay to Scavenger Hunt

Why You Shouldn’t Pay to Scavenger Hunt

If you’ve played escape games before, you’ve probably clued in that scavenging isn’t puzzle solving. Crawling under a bed to find a lockbox may test the strength of your knees, but not your mind. If what you need is hidden from you, it takes away from the enjoyment of...

Importance of Immersion

Importance of Immersion

The human brain is so easily distracted; without even trying you start thinking about doing laundry when you're driving. Keeping your attention on the task at hand can be difficult and that is the importance of immersion. An immersive game will pull the player out of...

How to Maximize Your Time in an Escape Game

How to Maximize Your Time in an Escape Game

It can get tricky trying to figure out how to maximize your time in an escape game. We get it. Once you’re in there, the clock starts ticking down, and you panic. While escape games are normally a blast, sometimes the timer can be a bit stressful. Being stressed in an...

How to Prepare for your Escape Game Experience

How to Prepare for your Escape Game Experience

A lot of people wonder if there’s any way they can prepare for their escape room experience? Is there anything they can do to get ready in advance? The answer is yes, there are ways to prepare for your game and they are much more straightforward than you think. Here...

Logic vs. Task-Based Puzzles

Logic vs. Task-Based Puzzles

Logic-based and task-based puzzles are the two types of puzzles most commonly found in escape rooms. Almost all of Escape Games Canada's puzzles can also be broken into one of those two categories. While the difference between these two kinds of puzzles may seem...

Anatomy of an Escape Room

Anatomy of an Escape Room

It’s easy to play an escape room and walk away thinking it was a singular experience. In the hour you have, you’ll work to resolve a dynamic story by tackling challenging puzzles. The whole experience is designed using specific escape room elements to excite you. It’s...

Why Escape Room Enthusiasts Don’t Matter

Why Escape Room Enthusiasts Don’t Matter

Escape room enthusiasts don’t really matter, yes we said it. And while this might seem like a controversial statement, let us emphatically repeat that we are not overly concerned with the opinions of escape room enthusiasts. Now hear us out before you start to...

Lights! Lights! Lights!

Lights! Lights! Lights!

At Escape Games Canada we get asked a lot of questions, and one we hear all the time is, “are the missions dark?” It’s a fair question, and we understand that lights are a concern. Here’s the thing though: there are many reasons an escape game might be lit up the way...

The Secret Lives of Game Masters

The Secret Lives of Game Masters

Imagine Game Masters having a secret society; they have their own language, their own culture, they have an unspoken understanding. Everything you just imagined is the exact opposite of what it’s like to work as a Game Master! A lot of people ask us questions about...

Team Building at Escape Games Canada

Team Building at Escape Games Canada

It can be hard to bring a team together since different personalities often clash. People who work closely together can breed conflicts, but there is an easy, and awesome, solution: a team building event! Every team needs to take a break sometimes, regardless of the...


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