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Belgrade Escape Rooms: Aladdin

Belgrade, Mar 2020

Rated 4 out of 5
Having started out as a single game venue, The Witch Escape Room renamed to Belgrade Escape Rooms when they added their Aladdin game. While it is of course a less creepy theme than their other, this room is not entirely cuddly – it seems inspired by … (more)

EscapeMania: Robin Hood

Belgrade, Mar 2020

Rated 4 out of 5
Robin Hood was an unexpectedly English theme to find in a game in Serbia, but one we were happy to book in for. In this game you’re tasked with finding the crown of King Richard in Nottingham Castle, while your unseen allies stage a diversion. As wit… (more)

Escape Quest: The Alchemist

Belgrade, Mar 2020

Rated between 4 and 4.5 out of 5
Belgrade has a decently active escaping scene, with plenty of games and companies; it’s not (yet?) at the level that would tempt enthusiasts to target it for escape room holidays, but the top games in the city are impressive and sophisticated. Of the… (more)

The Cube: Dexter

Skopje, Mar 2020

Rated between 2 and 2.5 out of 5
The Cube seems to be Skopje’s largest escape company: two venues a short walk from each other, with two games at each. I believe their Saw and Indiana games are purchased designs, whereas newer games Mansion and Dexter are their own creations. Dexter… (more)

The Game: The Lost City

Skopje, Mar 2020

Rated 3 out of 5
The Game had two escape rooms available, of which only one is playable by a team of two – although I’d probably have picked Lost City anyway. because the promo pictures looked pretty. Those pictures were not misleading – it has some lovely jungle dec… (more)