As you are probably already well aware, relationships are tested in so many ways every single day. Whether it be with financial struggles, disagreements over parenting techniques, stresses from work - the list goes on and on - life has a way of constantly testing our personal strength, as well as the strength of our relationships. But guess what! Now life has supplied yet another way to test the strength of your relationship -- with an escape room experience! Luckily, this is an optional way, and it is actually very fun (with the right partner, of course!).
Red, green, yellow, or blue.... what do you think is the correct answer??
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the correct answer by 12 PM on Thursday 5/19, and you will be entered to win a FREE GAME at Room To Escape! Winner will be announced on Facebook and by email on 5/30.
If you’ve ever played an escape game, you know that they are full of surprises, excitement, challenges, frustration, and so much more. And as we all know, this is also the case with life. Because of these similarities, there are many lessons that you can apply to escape rooms, as well as to your everyday life, in order to live more happily and more successfully. Here are the five lessons that we think are the most important, and the most easily applied to both escape rooms and everyday life…
Do you ever get that feeling of panic or anxiety when you realize you’ve left the house without your cell phone? Or maybe it’s become part of your nightly routine to have a bowl of ice cream before bed every night? Are you not able to walk into a store or go to the mall without spending too much money? If any of these things sound familiar to you, you might be suffering from a slight addiction. The simple definition of addiction, according to the Merriam-Webster dictionary, is “an unusually great interest in something, or a need to do or have something.” There are countless addictions out there - to substances, to technology, to food, to shopping, to activities - and unfortunately, a great deal of these addictions are harmful and/or dangerous. Luckily, being addicted to escape games is not one of the dangerous ones. In reality, having a Room To Escape addiction is far from harmful or dangerous. It is actually quite beneficial to you! Can you believe it? You’re in the clear! Is that a weight lifted off your shoulders, or what?!
Here are three reasons your obsession with Room To Escape is actually a positive and healthy addiction...
Can you solve the cipher puzzle below?
Email email@example.com with the correct answer by 12 PM on Thursday 5/12, and you will be entered to win a FREE GAME at Room To Escape! Winner will be announced on Facebook and by email on 5/16.
When you’re on a team, it is not unnatural for you to want to do great, impressive things that gain recognition and praise from your teammates and others around you. You want to feel appreciated and valued as a person, so you try hard to get that special attention. Despite this, it is important to not forget that you should still be doing these things for the good of the entire team, and not just for yourself. When you’re part of a team, it is the team that matters most in the long run. Furthermore, the relationship you have with your teammates is what is most vital to accomplishing tasks and reaching goals. Individual strengths and talents are important, but team relationships and effective teamwork is crucial. Therefore, we have seven tips for you to strengthen the relationships you have with each of your teammates in order to work best together:
Did you read and try out all of our tips from our previous post, “How to Convince Your Friends to Play an Escape Game,” but you still couldn’t get them to agree to play a game with you? Maybe you had a group of friends planning to go, but they bailed last minute? Or maybe you just wanted a night out by yourself for once! There is nothing wrong with that! There are plenty of reasons you might be playing a game at Room To Escape with strangers, and there is definitely nothing wrong with that either! In fact, some of our best teams have been blended teams made up of complete strangers! You’d be surprised by how well people do when they aren’t extremely close to the people they’re playing with! So if you’re ever in this type of position, just be sure to keep these few tips in mind to make the best out of the situation:
It's that time again! Everyone's favorite part of the week! It's weekly at-home puzzle time!! Good luck everybody! May the odds be ever in your favor! ;)
How many triangles are there in the image below?
Email firstname.lastname@example.org with the correct answer by 12 PM on Thursday 5/5, and you will be entered to win a FREE GAME at Room To Escape! Winner will be announced on Facebook and by email on 5/16.