TERPECA Awards Season is Here!
TERPECA (Top Escape Rooms Project) is the industry's most popular and well respected English-language awards body. Last week, it has announced it's awards season is back for 2022, with some changes to including changing categories, moving thresholds for nominations, and a series of videos guiding folks to take part. Tap the link to learn more.
Puzzletember Returns for 2022 - A month of Puzzles & Prizes
Puzzletember is an annual event that takes place on Facebook and Instagram every September. Each day a new puzzle by a different designer from the escape room, tabletop game, and digital game world is announced and players have 24 hours to solve it and be entered into a draw to win a prize.
🧾 In Other News
🔑 Recent Doors Unlocked
- ATG Escape Rooms has reopened The Attic Society in Concord, CA.
- Beat the Lock has opened a new room, The Sound of Murder, in San Jose, CA.
- Enter the Enigma has opened a new room, The Locksmith, in Colorado Springs, CO.
- Escape Room Downtown has announced they are opening a new room soon in Canton, OH.
- Escape Room RVA has announced a new room this month, the Crypt of Queen Astrid, in Richmond, VA.
- Escape the Puzzle has opened a new room, Witches Brew, in Long Branch, NJ.
- Exit 446 Escape Room has opened with two new rooms in Pittsburg, CA.
- Kwest Club has just opened with a new room and VR games, in Cibolo, TX.
- Lost Escape Room has opened a new room, The Quest for the Last Dragon, in Huntington, WV.
- Mind Factory Escape Games has announced plans to open a new digital experience, It Crawled in My Window. They're based in Bridgeport, CT.
- R1 Indoor Karting is opening an escape room 'like' experience, Timezone, in Lincoln, RI.
- Surelock Games has opened it's second room, The Abandoned Mineshaft, in St Renton, WA.
- The Art of Escape has opened a new venue in Pine Grove, PA.
- The Escape Game has opened a new branch in Cucamonga, CA.
- The Old Hospital on College Hill is hosting an escape room this month in Williamson, WV.
- The Oliv Bar will be hosting a Beauty and the Beast themed escape room cocktail adventure later this year in Orlando, FL.
- Time Emporium has opened a new branch in Fort Collins, CO.
- Trap Door Escape Rooms has opened a new room, The Catacombs of Paris, in Red Bank, NJ.
- Wondermore has opened with one room in Pfafftown, NC.
- Wunderland has opened a new room, Murder in London, in Portland, OR.
- A/Maze has opened a new room, The Monster of Frankenstein, in Pointe-Claire, QC.
- Adventure City Games has opened a new outdoor escape room, Panic in Old Toronto, in Toronto, ON.
- Cryptic Characters has opened with one room in Edmonton, AB.
- Mystery Mansion Regina have teamed up with Malty National Brewing Co. to create a beer Malty National Treasure 2 which leads to a fun treasure hunt, in Regina, SK.
- Break Escape has opened a new room, Mystical Critters in Loughborough.
- Breakout Liverpool have opened a new room, Supernova, in Liverpool.
- Escape Down the Rabbit Hole has opened a new room, Valkyrie Fallen, in Barnstaple.
- Escape Hunt have opened a second branch in Norwich.
- Escape Live have opened a new room, Horrible Histories Mystery Museum in Liverpool.
- Escape Time have opened a new branch in Lichfield.
- Get Out has opened a new room, The Comeback Tour, in Wisbech.
- Get Out Escape Rooms have opened in Hartlepool.
- Locked in Glasgow has opened a new room, Bloodline, in Glasgow.
- Major Mind Games has opened with three games in Horsham.
- PanIQ has opened a new room, The Clairvoyant's Curse in Porthmadog.
- Paralysis Escape Rooms have opened a new room, Feast, in Stoke-on-Trent.
- Project Escape has opened a new room, Jailbreak, in Hexham.
- Puzzalogical has opened their VR escape rooms, in Bracknell.
- Room Lockdown has opened a new room, The Hidden Relics, in Hornchurch.
- The Panic Room has opened a new game, Panic at Customs in Gravesend.
- Thinking Outside the Box have opened with one room in Whittlesey.
- Top Escape Rooms has announced plans to open a new room, Jingle Joyride, next month in Worcester.
- Total Enigma have opened a new room, The Curse of the Bewitching Bell, in Carlisle.
- Trapped Escape Rooms has opened a new room, Alien Abduction, in Gloucester.
- Entrapment Escape Rooms has opened three new rooms, in QLD, Australia.
- Escape Academy have opened a new room, Behind Enemy Lines, in QLD, Australia.
- Escape Zone have opened a new room, Caramel Chaos, in NSW, Australia.
- Locked In have opened a new room, Mad Scientist, in VIC, Australia.
- Revelation Puzzle Rooms have opened a new room, Overdose, in ACT, Australia.
- Rush have opened two new rooms in VIC, Australia.
- Scram have opened two new rooms in NSW, Australia.
- The Way Out have opened a new room, Undead Army, in QLD, Australia.
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🔎 September's Puzzle
What is 1/3rd of the desert
, 1/3rd decrypted
, and 1/2 of a cucumber
Tweet us your answer @escapeindustry
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