Phantom Peak – Festival of Innovation (Review)

The City Adventurers headed to Phantom Peak to see the towns celebrations for their first Festival of Innovation. We had heard our adventure would be part treasure hunt, part immersive theatre, part escape room. What happens in Phantom Peak? This was our first time in Phantom Peak and we did not know what to expect.… More Phantom Peak – Festival of Innovation (Review)

Cracking the Case with Mystery-Themed Jigsaws and Board Games

Do you love puzzles and mysteries? If so, then you’ll love mystery jigsaws and board games! These unique games combine the best of both worlds, challenging you to solve a puzzle while also using your detective skills to crack a case. Mystery jigsaws are just like regular jigsaws, but with a twist. Once you’ve assembled… More Cracking the Case with Mystery-Themed Jigsaws and Board Games

Pushed for Time

The City Adventurers were on a roll (pun intended) with playing escape rooms at Escape Plan in Shoreditch. In March we completed The Adventure Begins, and Roll Out The Barrel and were eager to play their new game Pushed for Time which had been under construction. Due to open in April 2024, Pushed for Time promised to be very different from their… More Pushed for Time

Murder on The Nile

Murder on The Nile is also known as the Murder by the Pyramids This is a Hercule Poirot murder mystery story with a jigsaw puzzle attached. As you would imagine from the title, the setting is a trip on a glamorous river steamer on the Nile. With these sort of 1,000-piece puzzles the picture is… More Murder on The Nile

Roll out the Barrel

Having completed The Adventure Begins, the team had a well deserved coffee break, then returned to Escape Plan in Shoreditch for another challenge. This time the International City Adventurers Team were taking on a more lighthearted mission involving beer. The Story It’s 1945 and the Air Commodores at RAF Tangmere have secured a barrel of the finest ale,… More Roll out the Barrel

The Adventure Begins

The City Adventurers are always up for another exciting mission, so when the call came through from our American counterpart, Krista, we jumped at the chance. She was heading to London for a couple of historic missions; the first involving a break out from a prisoner of war camp…… We arranged to rendezvous at a building called… More The Adventure Begins

Exit the Game – Theft on the Mississippi

The City Adventurers found themselves transported back in time to 1872. We were on board a paddle-wheel steamboat called the River Queen, travelling down the Mississippi. This would not be a relaxing journey, as, when a crime was committed, the Captain immediately called for our help as private investigators. It turned out a successful businessman… More Exit the Game – Theft on the Mississippi

Vampire Castle

Hiking through Romania, we took a side trip into the mountains. Noticing an interesting path, we followed it to an old ruined castle. Obviously we had to check this out. We managed to open the heavy door and slip inside. We wandered the many passages and rooms until we were thoroughly lost. that was when… More Vampire Castle