• At Home Game

    The Hincks Gazette

    Review Game Description “Hello, Puzzler. I’m Mr. Hincks.​Are you up for a challenge? Excellent. Subscribe to my Mysterious Puzzle Newspaper and I’ll mail it right to your door. Grab a pen and maybe a friend, and spend an hour or two puzzling out its secrets. You may just add your name to the Hincks Hall of Fame! Until then!Stephen P.…

  • Online Game

    The Bewitched Circus

    Review Game Description “The Society has been tracking strange events around Lone Tree, a small town renowned for its witch history. Dispatch your team to Lone Tree and track down the source of these strange events. You will communicate with your team on the ground via text message to guide them, search the web for clues, and immerse yourself in…

  • Online Game,  Subscription Game

    Society of Curiosities: Mysterious Map Heist

    Review Game Description “An ancient encrypted journal has come into your possession. The Society of Curiosities believes it may lead you to the lost treasure maps of fabled pirate Capt. Madok! Unlock the secrets of the journal and dispatch your team on the ground to retrieve the maps! You will communicate with your team on the ground via text message…

  • Puzzle Hunt

    Cryptex Hunt 2021

    Review Game Description “The 2021 Cryptex Hunt is an online puzzle hunt for beginners.” Personal Experience While I had heard of the famous MIT Puzzle Hunt, I had never heard of an online-only one before a friend posted about the 2021 Cryptex Hunt on Twitter. In a really fortuitous coincidence, this year’s hunt was designed to be a good on-ramp…

  • At Home Game,  Subscription Game

    Curious Correspondence Club: Wharehouse on the Wharf

    Review Game Description “A chill in the air and blanket of fog carried by it, you find yourself met by a rusty shipping yard. With only a handful of information and a dockmaster intently focused on your capture, you must uncover the secrets of the docks using evidence left by a faceless ally.” Personal Experience After a very pleasing experience with Chapter…

  • Online Game

    The Insiders

    Review Game Description “The Wexell Corporation has a problem right now. There’s a mole in the company, working against us with some very sensitive information and we need YOU to find out who’s been sneaking around where they shouldn’t.Go solo or gather your closest confidants to take down THE INSIDERS before they go world-wide.” Personal Experience I played Deadlocked Games’ The Cyphstress…

  • Online Game

    The Cyphstress

    Review Game Description “In a worldwide first, Deadlocked, have collaborated with their favourite brewery, Siren Craft Brew to fused beer and online escape rooms together to create an epic alternative reality virtual online escape room, ‘The Cyphstress’, taking your brains on an adventure and back with this fantastic, mythology-heavy set of puzzles and riddles Assemble your best team or play…

  • At Home Game,  Subscription Game

    Curious Correspondence Club: The Custodian’s Keys

    Review Game Description “Welcome to the M.B. Franklin Museum of Natural History, a place of knowledge, learning, and curiosity. When a serendipitous discovery grants you an audience with the Museum’s Custodian, a peculiar occurence launches the hunt for a secret hidden within this storied institution. Will you be able to unlock the secrets?” Personal Experience Despite the curious coincidence of…

  • At Home Game

    S.O.U.P.

    Review Game Description “Is your mundane life bringing you down? Are you in a rut and looking for a way to break the monotony? Do the weird, unexplained, less than normal and downright bizarre interest you? If you answered “YES” to any of these questions, WE WANT YOU! We travel the world over ferreting out ideal candidates to join the…

  • At Home Game,  Subscription Game

    Society of Curiosities: Madok’s Lost Treasure

    Review Game Description “Ready for adventure? Explore the Caribbean Sea and track a treasure lost since the Golden Age of Piracy! What’s in the game? You receive a mysterious envelope filled with clues and artifacts: ancient maps, wax-sealed cryptic notes, a golden coin, and more. Deep-dive into the ancient objects, articles, and expert resources to track down the location of…