The Escape Room Phenomenon

Back in 2014 there were only 22 escape rooms in the country.  Now there are more than 2000 here and more than 1500 in the UK.  It turns out that paying around $30 to be locked inside a room to figure out how to solve a mystery is pretty popular.  Red Bull even sponsored an escape game championship with teams from 23 countries participating back in 2019.  Why are they so popular and why might you give one a try (if you haven’t already)?  Let’s find out.

How It Works

So you’re never really locked into the escape room.  As part of your briefing you will be t