Escape Room

Major factors to keep in mind in an escape room

Escape game Chicago has always been quite popular over the years. Read the blog till the end to know some of the major tips that can help you to get out of an escape room.t 

Here are some of the major things that one should keep in mind when they are stuck inside an escape room.

  • Teamwork becomes very important 

Everybody is very well aware of the fact that teamwork can get you out of any kind of situation. Similar to every other sport, every other player has to rely on each other in order to win. One of the key factors in winning is the ability to communicate with each other as a team. 

You need to make sure that if you find a clue or a puzzle of any sort, you need to call out the other members of the team so the other members also know what is in the room. It is quite common to get talked over in a group so make sure that your voice gets heard and also that you listen to what others have to say as well.

If you are unable to solve a puzzle, switch with someone on your team or take help from one of your team members. It is safe to say that most of the puzzles in an escape room cannot be solved by a single person.

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  • Search the room again for missing clues

A great sweep means that you have looked in every corner, closet, and table that is in the room but good escape rooms like the ones in California that are known as some of the best games in Orange county, make sure that you miss things. So, it is quite possible that the first time you search a room, you may not find all of the clues that are needed for progress.

It may be the case that an open drawer that you didn’t see, a section of the wall that you haven’t opened yet, or even a piece of décor that you need to decipher a code. These are some of the major things that you may miss which may further lead to you missing important clues.

  • Take a break in case you are unable to solve a difficult puzzle

Some of the puzzles in escape rooms test your thinking ability, make you think, tests your memory, which sometimes can stress you out. It is one of the greatest pleasures in solving a hard puzzle. But if for some reason, you are working on a difficult puzzle and are unable to solve it, you should take a break from this puzzle for a couple of minutes.

It doesn’t show that you have given up, it only shows that it will only prevent you from further frustration. In the meantime, you can try to help a friend out with a puzzle, which is the first factor of this blog. After some time, you can return back to your puzzle with a win over the previous puzzle that you helped your friend with.

  • Recap the whole storyline

Take a step back and think about how you ended up in an escape room. Not how you got to the room, but the setting and the theme of the escape room. Is there something that you are missing, a story or a character that you should know of?

It may seem surprising but you should know that the narrative can give you tons of great clues to a certain number of puzzles and codes. This gives you some of the answers to the why’s and can even open some ways for you to get answers to your questions. Make sure that you remember this so you can have an upper edge from the very beginning.