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Navigating an Escape Room from Home! - The February Fox
My husband likes to joke that puzzle games keep our marriage thriving and I have to agree! I play them often and always recruit my husband to help me along the way. They’re fun for the whole family and keep my mind sharp. The #1 item on my bucket list right now is to go to an escape room, but it’s not exactly something that’s easily accomplished with a toddler in tow. When I found out there’s an escape room in board game form I was totally sold and had to try it out! Escape Room: The Game has four playable escape rooms — Prison Break, Nuclear Countdown, Virus, and Temple of the Aztec. Tyler and I took a sliver of nap time (1 hour) to give it a spin, starting with Prison Break! Without giving too much away, the story starts with us in prison for a crime we didn’t commit with the ability to escape to freedom should we solve clues left for us by the previous inmate. We began by using the “Chrono Decoder” which starts a timer and plays a bit of background noise. There’s also an optional app to download in conjunction with the game that plays …