With escape rooms popping up all over the world at incredibly crazy speeds, you might find yourself wondering where they came from and how they ever even came about. Well, it wasn’t so much that the first escape room just “popped up” one day. It was more as if the modern-day idea of escape rooms evolved from various genres and styles of play and imagination over many years and locations.
Perhaps you haven’t played an escape room, or even heard of one up until now? Or maybe you have played one, and you didn’t do as well as you were hoping to do? Well, here are some tips to help all of you who are new to the escape room world, as well as those of you who simply didn’t measure up the first time around. To the latter… better luck next time!
This article was posted by Tera & Angie on LivingFortWayne.com after they experienced Room To Escape for themselves. They first admit that they had no idea what to expect prior to visiting Room To Escape, but that it turned out to be “a very eventful evening.” They give details about the entire experience, from pulling into the parking lot, to talking to the owners before leaving. They describe the waiting room with the introduction video, as well as the possibility of a third room being added to the establishment!
“Sixty minutes is all you have and it goes fast! We can’t give away much more and trust me you don’t want us to. Experience the anticipation and excitement of finding the clues and accomplishing the task yourself.
Read the full post here: http://www.livingfortwayne.com/2015/09/30/room-to-escape/.
Escape rooms have existed for about a decade now, serving as a great tourist attraction, an effective team-building activity, and a general form of fun entertainment. Currently, the Escape Room Directory lists 2,120 escape rooms - in some form or another - in 59 different countries across the globe. While many people know by now what an escape room is, what they don’t know are the details and surroundings of how they are made. What goes into making an escape room and what makes them successful or unsuccessful? Well, let’s find out!
There is no doubt that technology has had considerable benefits to our society as its utilization and popularity has increased dramatically over the years. On the contrary, it has also had some not-so-desirable impacts over time. As technology’s role in our lives has increased overtime, our critical thinking and analysis skills have significantly declined during this same time. In other words, technology and critical thinking tend to have a counteracting influence on most people. Unfortunately, this is especially true for young people, like teens and tweens.