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Escape Rooms

From a fairy tale-filled forest to a creepy cemetery looking for a lost treasure, these recent Exit titles continue to bring new and diverse themes and puzzles to the table.

The Cursed Dollhouse is an escape room game that features a five room, three-dimensional dollhouse, each with objects to manipulate and secrets to explore. Read our review, then enter our giveaway to win a free copy!

The Adventure Games line from KOSMOS seeks to capture the flavor of adventure video games, with exploring, puzzles, and combining objects to find solutions.

From a passenger plane caught in an electrical storm to a theft on a Mississippi steam boat — we recently took a look at the newest games in the Thames & Kosmos Exit line.

It’s going to take all the talents of Mystery, Inc. to solve the mystery of Lady Fairmont’s ghost and escape the haunted mansion!

Journey through the catacombs of Paris or a mysterious haunted roller coaster. The Exit game series is a line of escape room games in a box, and each one takes you to a unique location and through a wide variety of clever and creative puzzles.

From the waterways of Venice and a magic show full of twists and turns, to the search for El Dorado and the Egyptian desert — four Deckscape releases bring four new widely different themes, stories, and puzzles.

Have you ever wanted to be like MacGyver? You could accomplish almost anything with just some duct tape and a paper clip. Fortunately, you can be MacGyver in this new escape room game by Pressman Toy.

In this issue: Werewords, a new app-driven, hidden identity word game from Bezier Games. Plus: tabletop escape room games, the rise of digital board games and simulators, international gaming trends from the perspective of publishers around the world, the philosophy of "better" board games, and how Rather Dashing Games got a fresh start in the industry.