Variant 31

On Saturday evening I headed up to central London to give the newly opened Variant 31 a whirl. They’ve had a lot of technical issues and opening date delays, and reviews of the preview dates were extremely mixed, so I was looking forward to finding out for myself what this new London attraction is all…

Fox In A Box – Prison Break

Last night I got to play Prison Break – Head To Head at Fox In A Box in Dalston. The lovely Love Pop Ups London invited me to play to beat her team of escapologists, and what fun we had! Here’s my spoiler-free review of the experience. Note: While I was given this experience free…

A Deadly Dose

On Friday night, Love Pop Ups London invited me to come along to the Play Dead London and Daggers Productions one-night-only Victorian murder mystery A Deadly Dose. Fittingly held at the Victorian Operating Theatre, which is a gorgeous museum near London Bridge and always worth a visit, we climbed the narrow staircase to help solve…

Mission Camden Completed

After having played the first two missions of Mission Camden and really enjoying them, we had to tackle the full set and play all five missions! So we took a Sunday to play both missions on Hampstead Heath, as well as playing the murder mystery mission in Golders Hill park on another weekend. Both Hampstead…

Funicular Productions – Jewel Of The Empire

Last weekend I was lucky enough to finally attend Funicular Productions‘s show Jewel Of The Empire, I’ve been wanting to see one of these dinner theatre shows for so long! The menu was crafted by MasterChef The Professionals winner Laurence Henry, and the show itself is a murder mystery, everything presented in a fancy train…

Scott’s Apothecary – Soy Candle And Therapeutic Perfume Workshop

On Wednesday evening I was invited by Love Popups London to attend the Scott’s Apothecary‘s soy candle and therapeutic perfume workshop, in which we learned to make a scented candle and a roll-on blend of therapeutic essential oils. The location is a cozy meeting room in a building near Clapham Junction, packed full of scented…

London Escaped – White Walker

I was invited by Love Popups London to try out several rooms at London Escaped this week. There’s a lot to write about, but as usual I will keep my escape room review spoiler free and somewhat vague, talking more about the game mechanics and basic story ideas behind it, rather than a detailed review…

London Escaped – School Of Magic

I was invited by Love Popups London to try out several rooms at London Escaped this week. There’s a lot to write about, but as usual I will keep my escape room review spoiler free and somewhat vague, talking more about the game mechanics and basic story ideas behind it, rather than a detailed review…

London Escaped – Vampire Slayer

I was invited by Love Popups London to try out several rooms at London Escaped this week. There’s a lot to write about, but as usual I will keep my escape room review spoiler free and somewhat vague, talking more about the game mechanics and basic story ideas behind it, rather than a detailed review…

Modern Fables – Hypersomnia

Yesterday Love Popups London and I had a very busy day! Amongst a few other things, we got to try Modern Fables‘s newest escape room experience, Hypersomnia. We have previously played, and very much enjoyed, their other room, The Escapist at their previous location in Bermondsey. They have now moved to a much more convenient…

London Dungeon

On Sunday I was invited by Love Popups London to check out the London Dungeon tour. Last time I attended the London Dungeon is about 11 years ago, so I was curious to see if anything had changed with this popular tourist attraction. We arrived a little before our noon time slot and got to…

The Unholy Marriage Of Slice And Sweetly

Having done previous Immer-City events Death Of The King and Dead Quiet, I had a chance on Friday to try out their newest show, The Unholy Marriage Of Slice And Sweetly, a murder mystery based in Bethnal Green. This show takes place at St. Matthews Church and is definitely more of a beginners level murder…