Unexpected Exit: The Deranged Scientist [Review]

Unexpected-Exit-Escape-RoomsLocation: Unexpected Exit, Newcastle, NSW, Australia

Date completed:  Jan 2016 (2 players). Succeeded escaping (with extra time)!

Creativity: 8.5; Difficulty: 7Atmosphere: 7; Fun: 7.5

Requirements:

  • Fluent English
  • 2-10 players
  • 50 minute game

After failing to foil the Zamorian terrorists in The Terror Cell  we were looking to redeem ourselves. After a quick break, Robin, who runs Unexpected Exit, set us up for the next challenge: The Deranged Scientist  has captured us in his lab, where we are poisoned and have 50 minutes to uncover his plot for a chemical/biological terror attack, find the antidote for ourselves and escape.

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Unexpected Exit: The Terror Cell [Review]

Unexpected-Exit-Escape-RoomsLocation: Unexpected Exit, Newcastle, NSW, Australia

Date completed:  Jan 2016 (2 players). Failed to save the day!

Creativity: 7; Difficulty: 10Atmosphere: 8; Fun: 7.5

Requirements:

  • Fluent English
  • 2-10 players (we recommend 5+)
  • 50 minute game

Terrorists from the fictional country of Zamoria have conducted a number of attacks in Australia and a cell has been tracked to Newcastle! The players of The Terror Cell were tasked with investigating this group, but something went really wrong: they were captured and brought to the cell’s safehouse. Backup will not arrive in time and it’s up to the team to investigate the terrorist plot, find out where, when and what sort of attack is being planned. Ah, and you have to escape before a chemical device is initiated!

This intense beggining propels the players of The Terror Cell  into the most challenging and realistic escape room we’ve encountered yet, making us score a room with ’10’ for the first time in this blog.

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