Musings From an Escape Room Game

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The 5 People You May Meet At an Escape Room

It’s your birthday, and instead of the usual club or bar hopping party, you decided to take a group of your friends to play an escape room. You think you know these people; they’re your best friends! You dormed with Steve back at Pace. You’ve known Stacy since Mrs. Benson’s 9th grade Intro to Computers […]

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Lending a Hand for Thanksgiving

“New Colossus” Not like the brazen giant of Greek fame, With conquering limbs astride from land to land; Here at our sea-washed, sunset gates shall stand A mighty woman with a torch, whose flame Is the imprisoned lightning, and her name Mother of Exiles. From her beacon-hand Glows world-wide welcome; her mild eyes command The […]

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Pokemon Go?

The summer of 2016 was the season of Pokemon Go. Within days of its launch, about 45 million people were playing worldwide. Numerous pieces were written about the game, about the collection of user data, about its ability to get video game enthusiasts active, about its positive effects on children on the autistic spectrum, and […]

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Confessions of an Escape Room-aholic

“When I was a little girl, there were real escape rooms and mom escape rooms. Real escape rooms made you feel shiny sparkly feelings that lasted 3 weeks and mom escape rooms gave you brown feelings that lasted forever…” So you were invited to someone’s birthday party at Mystery Room NYC. You have absolutely no […]

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Walk Like a New Yorker

Manhattan is the Mecca of style and poise. Turn every which way and you’ll see that the words “effortless” and “chic” can be used to describe nearly everyone on the street. And then there’s you — limping because you wore heels, drenched because you didn’t have an umbrella, and sweating because your phone died 2 […]

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Dating in NYC

Dating is hard. And it’s even harder when you don’t know where to take your partner. Do you go for romantic? Exciting? And excuse me, how much is that wine? Well, look no further, because we know exactly where you should go for a good time, without breaking bank. The High Line is a beautiful […]

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Navigating Public Transportation in NYC

Ending the Subway/Uber Debate Once and for all! So you’ve made plans to come to Mystery Room NYC. But before you come to play, you want to hit up every neighborhood: Chinatown, to Brooklyn, Washington Heights, to Central Park, to Chelsea, to FiDi. Everything here seems so close and yet so far. Do you catch a […]

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Date Night at Mystery Room NYC

Date night? At an escape room game? Yes, it’s a daunting prospect: being locked in a room for an hour, and being forced to solve a series of puzzles to escape. It might even be thrilling, but romantic? “We’re not sadists!” you say. And maybe you’re right to have your doubts. Spending an hour trapped […]

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NYC Adventures

Reintroducing: Mystery Room NYC Instagram! We wanted to take this time to introduce everyone to our new Instagram! Our goal for this project is to showcase New York City in a very real and affordable way. Most of us don’t have hundreds to drop on a meal or an outing, and we’d like to change […]

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