It has been almost a year since the WHO declared Covid-19 as a pandemic. Surely it has been a rough year for everyone, many businesses shut down, and a lot of them changed their business plan entirely. As the most enthusiastic escape roomers have witnessed, the industry has also completely shifted to online business. But what makes online escape rooms so entertaining?
If you haven’t been to an escape room before, entering might give you an overwhelming feeling. Since it is a new environment, it is hard to know what to do and especially how to do certain things. In our previous blogs, we talked about tips and tricks that can help you to escape from a room, but this time we are going to focus on the clues you need to search for once you got locked. Dr. Scott Nicholson, professor, designer, and architect of the Red Bull Escape Room World Championship. As an expert, he has shared a couple of advice regarding the things you need to find in basically any escape room. Let’s see what he suggests, shall we?
This year has been rough, challenging, terrible, productive, devastating… everyone has their own adjective to describe 2020. And 2020 started even worse for escape rooms, and all actors in tourism and hospitality. The pandemic almost overturned the traffic overnight. It was also an event that no one could prepare for. And these two force majeures have thoroughly rearranged the market. The pandemic made many businesses shut their doors but also gave chance to some to survive and come up with new solutions. Before we get into that, let’s see the current trends when it comes to escape rooms, and also what can we expect from the upcoming year.
In the era of online classes because of the pandemic, we realised that there are alternative ways of teaching and learning, moreover, knowledge can be acquired outside the classroom. The good news is that an escape rooms is one of these places! Let’s see, what are the things you can learn in an escape room?
As the title suggests, the festive season is right at the corner. Slowly, the first Christmas trees are popping up and we will are all going to be humming All I want for Christmas endlessly, whether we want it or not. Malls might be closed for now, but we could already see massive online advertising targeting early-shoppers who prefer avoiding the crowd and rush around Christmas and buy presents well in advance.
Escape Rooms are themed, team games where you have to complete a mission through logical puzzles - whether it's to kidnap the world's largest diamond or stop the destructive Matrix virus. They are like a live board game. Escape rooms are quite common in England, just like Code to Exit, which offers recreation for everyone who wants to have fun, that is why people also like the concept of a family escape room!