One Loopy Day! Fun and Games in the North Loop

The beautiful summer weather is here! Now is a perfect time for you to check out the North Loop. The esteemed North Loop of Minneapolis is filled to the brim with restaurants and attractions just waiting to be explored.  Gathering some friends for a day of fun and games will ensure a memorable time for […]

Sweet Victory! Building the Perfect Halloween Mystery Escape Room

  Here at Trapped Puzzle Rooms, we love Halloween! We know we are not the only ones. It’s no mystery; who doesn’t love a chance to become someone, or something, else, just for a day. For this Halloween, we recommend you skip the Trick or Treating and treat yourself to a Halloween Themed Escape Room […]

Great Puzzle Room Games–From Simple to Extravagant

Puzzle rooms are a big trend in the gaming and entertainment world right now. These venues are a unique and intriguing way to spend an evening out with friends. A night of teamwork and brain challenge beats an evening of binge-watching TV hands down.  More and more, puzzle rooms can replace more traditional work outings […]

Taking Puzzle Rooms “On the Road”: The Allure of Traveling Puzzle Rooms

You and your friends enjoy escape rooms. Maybe you’re even a bit addicted. Perhaps you’ve bested all the escape rooms in the area, and you’re left wondering, “now what?” Or you’re an event planner looking for something different to make your event stand out. An escape room trailer or installation at your party, celebration, reunion, […]

Build Your Own Puzzle Room: Simple Ideas to Set Up Yourself

Everyone loves the challenge of a great escape room. Escape rooms are exciting, challenging, and encourage team building! But what if I told you that you could have all the adventure of a puzzle room in the comfort of your own home? Here are some tips and tricks to help you create an engaging and […]

Escape Rooms for Inter-Generational Fun

When your whole family gets together, you’re always looking for things to do together. When the weather is nice, you can do outdoor activities. For indoor activities, you’ve probably done many of them: bowling, movies, museums, maybe even the trampoline park. But what if the grandparents are with you for your family outing? Sure, they […]

Beat the Clock with Riddles, Clues, Hints, and a Strategy

Are you an adrenaline addict? How about the feel-good endorphins that come after exercise or an exciting or emotional experience? You don’t have to sky-dive or run a marathon to enjoy the thrill, suspense, and catharsis that comes with extreme sports or a horror movie. An escape room experience provides that delicious sense of urgency […]

Traveling Puzzle Rooms: Amazing Escape Rooms at Your Door

  If you’ve tried an escape room or two, you know the fun and the excitement of the puzzle-solving under pressure. You also know that your success in figuring out all the clues and getting out the door in time depends on how strong your team is. The better your team communicates and collaborates, and […]

A Butcher, A Baker, and a Candlestick Maker: What Makes a Great Escape Team?

    If you’re thinking of trying an escape room with your friends, family, or colleagues, your goal is probably to solve all the puzzles and escape the room before the timer runs out. Most people don’t go to puzzle rooms and try to fail, even though you can still have a great time. If […]

Escape Rooms as a Marketing Tool? Yes, You Can!

When you go to an escape room, you immerse yourself in the fictional situation you have been asked to solve. You marshal your brainpower to discover clues, put puzzles together, decode ciphers, unlock locks, and beat the timer. If you are the owner of a business or brand, you may see the potential for these […]