The basic concepts of real escape room game is basically finding clues and solving puzzles to find a key to open a closed door. When you enter the room, you will find items such as sofas, table or books shelves where the codes are hidden. After you are able to solve all the mysteries, you will be able to open the door by yourself. The maximum number of participants for each game is limited to between 8 to 11 players and this depends on the room size. Team work and co -operation is the key to winning this game.
Briefing starts 10 minutes before the commencement of each game. Players will be briefed of the basics of the games and the rules. The event duration is often or usually 1.5 hrs including the introductions and the rules. There are several real escape room games located in the USA, Japan and Australia .The people playing the games can pay their tickets in advance at any of the game locations. Children under the age of 7 years have free admission but must be accompanied by an adult. All the game aspects should be conducted in English. Players can only play games once and no refund of tickets will be made if you didn’t win the game.
Players can check the time on the clock in the room and know exactly how much time remains. The game master can take you through the game after the game so you can see where you went wrong. In Escape Room Singapore at Trapped.sg, the rooms are designed differently and have different themes e.g. The Hostel, World War Zombies, and Mental Ward.
The playing team needs to choose the room they want to play in .i.e. The Hostel. Some hidden rooms can be small and stuffy so you may want to wear light clothes or clothes that make you feel better. When you and your team mates find a clue, you may consider proceeding to move to the next clue and hence finding the key to the door. Some of the clues are displayed on the big screen inside the room so players can get an idea of what is going on.
To avoid wasting time, the team members must split tasks i.e. each member can be assigned a task like finding clues while the others can solve the puzzles so as to make the tasks easier. When you finally gather the clues you can continue with continue and open the door and finally get your freedom back!