An Escape Room Industry Blog


     Escape rooms are sweeping the nation. Escape Rooms are the new form of entertainment for adults, families and companies alike. The purpose of this blog is to educate and inform the masses regarding the industry as a whole. Our Mission is to cover both the customers’ perspective, as well as the perspective of the escape room owner.

Written and edited by Joseph Broomell. Joseph Broomell has a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration and Human Resources. He is also an escape room owner at Escape At The Shore on Tilton Road in Northfield NJ, near Atlantic City. Joseph Broomell stumbled across the Escape Room industry during a visit to Russia in 2012. Since then he has been an avid escape room enthusiast.

Grow Your Escape Room Business

Grow Your Escape Room Business with Virtual Reality Virtual reality (VR) is a trend that is rapidly gaining popularity. According to statistics, the global VR gaming market size is expected to be worth $22.9 billion by the end of 2020. Nobody says that this figure will not grow. As this tendency goes viral, now is … Continued

Escape Rooms – What You Need to Know

Escape Rooms – What You Need to Know   The escape room industry is growing rapidly and without surprise, the market is booming and getting stronger than ever since the first escape room was opened almost a decade ago. Escape Rooms are immersive, interactive, collaborative escape games wherein players must solve puzzles and follow clues, open locks, … Continued

Team Building – Escape Room Virtual Reality

Team Building – Escape Room Virtual Reality Team building benefits in escape rooms are reaching more and more people through organized workplace getaways. Why does an escape room experience work and how exactly does it affect your team? Different types of puzzles and brain teasers in an escape room compel players to sharpen their individual … Continued

The Original Escape Rooms

The Original Escape Rooms – When Did It Begin Everything has a history, even escape rooms. This is a brief look into the original escape rooms. Technically a massive brain teaser, playing escape games means you to follow a series of clues to solve a puzzle so you can eventually escape regardless of the scenario. … Continued

Escape Room – Business or Pleasure?

Escape Room – Business or Pleasure? Is an escape room just for business or pleasure? Well, they can be both. As a live action, team based game, escape room players have to find clues, decipher puzzles, and complete one task after another in one or more game rooms in order to escape from the room … Continued

Immersive Escape Room Design

Immersive Escape Room Design Designing and creating an immersive escape room may seem like a very daunting task but don’t let that intimidate you. There are numerous ways to go about it and there are lots of components and factors that must come together in order to create a unique and truly immersive escape game … Continued

Escape Room Survival Guide Basics

Basic Escape Room Survival Guide An escape room is a live action, theme based game where players are required to find clues, decipher puzzles, and complete one objective after another to escape from the room or achieve a specific goal within a limited time. The theme will decide every mission which can be anything from … Continued

Escape Room Tips for Beginners

Escape Room Tips for Beginners Escape room tips are hard to come by! Owners are very tight lipped about solving escape room puzzles. However, if you are reading this, it means that a friend, relative, or species has turned you on to the awesomeness that is Escape Rooms! I am also guessing that you want … Continued

NJ Birthday Party Idea

Choosing A Great NJ Birthday Party Idea Choosing a great NJ birthday party idea can be a daunting task! I mean, after all, this special life event only happens once a year and there are so many ideas to choose from! Let’s face it, birthday parties can get expensive, so you really want to celebrate … Continued

Team Building Exercises

Why are Escape Rooms Relevant to Team Building Exercises? Team building exercises come in many shapes and forms. I remember my first team building exercise with a management team I was on was to figure out how to build the tallest structure possible using graham crackers, pretzel sticks & marshmallows. I thought I had it … Continued