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Submachine 10: The ExitGames
WHAT’S THE MEANING
In the parlance of video games, escape the room (also known as room escape or escape game) is a game inspired by the point and click game genre that requires a player or a group of players to get out of the room within a certain allotted time by exploiting their surroundings. Moreover, this game requires strategic planning to utilize the available resources around them. On the other hand, real-life escape room is a physical adventure game inspired by the video game that requires players to solve a series of puzzles and riddles by taking hints, clues, and applying strategy to complete the goal at hand.
DID YOU KNOW
Did you know that in the Philippines, the first real-life escape room was launched in 2014 and it is called Breakout Philippines? The gameplay is simple, you together with your teammates are locked out in a carefully designed room from which you must escape within 45 minutes. From virtual to real-life, players are put into time pressure as they try to solve the mystery and riddle by taking hints and planning carefully. If you are a newbie in this kind of game, it is of the essence to know the key points to be observed during the game. Always remember that teamwork is the key. The rooms are intentionally made to overwhelm your senses and it will leave you puzzled and make you feel like you are all lost, so the presence of your teammates is heaven-sent. Next, thoroughness is a must. You would not want to miss a single detail for these tiny details can lead you to the bigger problem at hand. And lastly, enjoy the moment and savor the time you are going to spend with your teammates.