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Teen DIY Escape Room Designers

I have recently been able to combine both my interest in DIY escape rooms with a volunteering position at a STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math) program. I got to work with a group of teenagers to create their own escape room game at the local community center. The teens decided to target the […]

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Music in a DIY Escape Room

I was inspired by a blog post that I read about the benefits to having music in an escape room. That post was geared towards commercial escape rooms, but I feel most of its points are equally important for stepping up my game with music in diy escape room. I incorporated music into my Time […]

Exit The Game - The Secret Lab and Abandoned Cabin

Exit the Game Review

I had not played any of the escape room inspired commercial board games yet, so these were on my Christmas wish list. Nicely, I received two for presents: Exit the Game – The Abandoned Cabin and The Secret Lab. I played both these games with a couple of my high school age nieces and nephew. […]

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Escape Room Locks

There are many choices for locks that you can use in your DIY escape room. A variety in the type of locks is as important as variety in other parts of your game. Locks are typically inexpensive and re-usable in your different rooms. You may already have a few laying around your house, or maybe […]