• At Home Game,  Subscription Game

    Society of Curiosities: A Strange Compass

    Review Game Description “There has been an interesting twist in the plot of Captain Madok.  While transporting the items from your last mission, our ground team happened across a false bottom in what we had thought was an empty chest. Inside was a note that suggests Madok may have made his way back to England.” Personal Experience As a newer…

  • At Home Game

    Escape Room in a Box: The Werewolf Experiment

    Review Game Description “A mad scientist is plotting to turn you and your friends into werewolves. Only if you and your team members can solve 19 2D and 3D puzzles in an hour will you be able to escape with your humanness intact! You’ll have to work as a team—so put your heads together and let’s see if you can…

  • At Home Game

    The Curious Elevator of Mr. Hincks

    Review Game Description “Inventor Stephen P. Hincks has been tirelessly developing a set of confounding puzzles and he is now ready to present them to you. Solve his enigmas by pairing mysterious physical materials contained in this cryptic parcel with clues from the online elevator. Use the browser-based elevator to verify solutions and navigate through the floors. Are you ready…

  • 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…

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    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 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…