Riddle me out escape rooms are the ones where you have to solve different puzzles and riddles to progress. They’re not like the story-based locked rooms, where the players often rely heavily on the host to guide them along the way. In riddle based locked rooms, even if the hosts are present, they’re often only in the room to provide new riddles for you to solve. This means that just when you’re about to think you’ve managed to break through, they’ll find some even more ridiculous and difficult task for you.
Many experienced players say that the presence of the host is unnecessary, as they’re only there to aid the escapers when they’re lost. It may have been correct in the past, when the real life escape adventure genre wasn’t fully developed. However, nowadays things are entirely different. Here’s just a couple of things a good host can (and will) do:
If you like escape rooms with highly competent hosts and great storylines, visit any of our escape location! Let’s see if this “riddle me out” concept works on you!