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The Great Escape

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Challenging but clever, intricate and rewarding

Group of 6 attempted (and vanquished!) the Scourge of Humanity room with <1 minute to spare. No... read more

Reviewed August 20, 2018
London, United Kingdom
very challenging but lots of fun

this is an amazing escape room for both teenagers and adults. We did the circus mortale room and... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2018
Cologne, Germany
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Europe's 1st Steampunk Escape Room THE GAME - THE IDEA In our Escape Game you will have to find hints, solve riddles, open locks - and most importantly have fun! 60 minutes are at your team's disposal, to riddle your way out of our room. ESCAPE ROOM...more
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Venloer Str. 440 | in the Toskana-Passage, 50825 Cologne, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany
+49 1573 9104623
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Reviewed August 20, 2018

Group of 6 attempted (and vanquished!) the Scourge of Humanity room with <1 minute to spare. No issues with English/German in terms of solving the clues or communicating with the quizmaster. Made to feel welcome, and really enjoyed the alternative steampunk decor in and outside...More

Thank DrAdz_25
Reviewed March 16, 2018

this is an amazing escape room for both teenagers and adults. We did the circus mortale room and the design and puzzles were well put together. It was quite hard and unfortunately we died in the end but it was a lot of fun trying...More

2  Thank ModernNomads-dot-com
Reviewed March 12, 2018

With technical surprises, experincing new challnges and great hosting we spent a game at The Great Escape in Cologne. We went to play Cricus Mortale and already did the first room with plesure. Our GameMaster Tilman was welcoming us and gudied us through the instrucation...More

Thank bastianfroehlich
Reviewed October 17, 2017

I have done 3 escape rooms so far. Two in Hamburg and The Great Escape Room in Cologne. The Great Escape Room was by far the best fro multiple reasons: • The attention detail is beyond comparison. The room has so many amazing details which...More

Thank dannoob007divers
Reviewed December 15, 2016 via mobile

Challenging and really difficult, I really enjoyed. My recommendation to everyone who like this types of fun.

Thank Deni T
Reviewed November 6, 2016 via mobile

My girlfriend and I have already solved several escape games before but this one was definitely the most challenging one! Recommend :)

Thank Tianyi T
Reviewed October 27, 2016

We went with 5 people, all croatian, and played. The riddels were so unique and intersting the whole game long. Nice Service in English, so we had no problems by rescuing the humanity. Very recommendable.

Thank doloilija
Reviewed October 7, 2016

This is a great escape room with challenging, innovative puzzles and a wonderful decoration. If you love escape room, you will love this one. Be there or be square....

Thank Juergen B
Reviewed August 28, 2016

We were a group of 6, it is the first escape room any of us have ever done. I don't know how this could get any better. Very nice host, too! I recommend going without reservation. Even an hour after we were done, our brains...More

1  Thank adriano_cia
Reviewed August 20, 2016

The escaperoom is great: nice storyline, great set-up (all handmade stuff), good variation in puzzles. It's tough but doable. Owner is awesome; very passionate and really wants to push the limits of the room. Had a great time and a nice drink together afterwards (wife...More

2  Thank greta5002016
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