Over the last 45 years, video games have changed the way people perceive the virtual entertainment industry. Countless transitions from the 8-bit to the 16-bit era and so on have improved game mechanics as well as stylistic play, giving players the freedom to make decisions while playing rather than forcing them to follow a...Over the last 45 years, video games have changed the way people perceive the virtual entertainment industry. Countless transitions from the 8-bit to the 16-bit era and so on have improved game mechanics as well as stylistic play, giving players the freedom to make decisions while playing rather than forcing them to follow a...

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So, you’ve completed x number of escape rooms and thought, ‘Hey, this seems simple and fun. I’m going to create some puzzles and open up my own escape-the-room business, which will generate a ton of money in no time.’ Sounds easy enough, right? Wrong. One of the hard truths about the escape room industry...So, you’ve completed x number of escape rooms and thought, ‘Hey, this seems simple and fun. I’m going to create some puzzles and open up my own escape-the-room business, which will generate a ton of money in no time.’ Sounds easy enough, right? Wrong. One of the hard truths about the escape room industry...

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The art of storytelling has come a long way in the last few decades. With the emergence and increasing popularity of video games, not only were people thrust into the action, but they essentially became the Protagonist, the most significant character which the story revolved around. No longer were these people just viewers standing...The art of storytelling has come a long way in the last few decades. With the emergence and increasing popularity of video games, not only were people thrust into the action, but they essentially became the Protagonist, the most significant character which the story revolved around. No longer were these people just viewers standing...

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I’m getting you out of here. That’s impossible. Not if you designed the place, it isn’t. Anthony B, CEO: My first glance into the “escape the room” industry emanated from my deep fascination with the hit drama, Prison Break. The rising tension. The perpetual drama. It was pure captivation at first sight. Michael Schofield’s...I’m getting you out of here. That’s impossible. Not if you designed the place, it isn’t. Anthony B, CEO: My first glance into the “escape the room” industry emanated from my deep fascination with the hit drama, Prison Break. The rising tension. The perpetual drama. It was pure captivation at first sight. Michael Schofield’s...

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“He doesn’t want us to cut through our chains. He wants us to cut through our feet.” The doctor, in severe desperation, takes the jagged, ironic tool and begins to dismember himself, cringing in excruciating pain. The mere thought of salvation – the thought of getting out of that murky, rundown bathroom was the...“He doesn’t want us to cut through our chains. He wants us to cut through our feet.” The doctor, in severe desperation, takes the jagged, ironic tool and begins to dismember himself, cringing in excruciating pain. The mere thought of salvation – the thought of getting out of that murky, rundown bathroom was the...

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Team Building? What the heck is that? Well, it’s exactly what it sounds like – working as a team to boost morale, achieve a sense of “togetherness,” and grow in ways beyond imagination. Am I advocating for your company to sing Kumbaya around the campfire? No, not really (unless your company is into that...Team Building? What the heck is that? Well, it’s exactly what it sounds like – working as a team to boost morale, achieve a sense of “togetherness,” and grow in ways beyond imagination. Am I advocating for your company to sing Kumbaya around the campfire? No, not really (unless your company is into that...

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Ready! Set! Go! I picked up my pencil and went straight to work. A 3×3 square diagram looked me right in the eye. The task seemed daunting, countless thoughts rushing to my head as I attempted to gather myself. I could feel tiny drops of sweat percolating through my forehead with each passing second.Ready! Set! Go! I picked up my pencil and went straight to work. A 3×3 square diagram looked me right in the eye. The task seemed daunting, countless thoughts rushing to my head as I attempted to gather myself. I could feel tiny drops of sweat percolating through my forehead with each passing second.

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What does it mean, “to play?” And what does it mean, “to game?” These two ideas, at times treated synonymously, are not as clear-cut as one might think. According to Bo Kampmann Walther, an associate professor for the Department of Media Science at the University of Southern Denmark, games are “confined areas that challenge...What does it mean, “to play?” And what does it mean, “to game?” These two ideas, at times treated synonymously, are not as clear-cut as one might think. According to Bo Kampmann Walther, an associate professor for the Department of Media Science at the University of Southern Denmark, games are “confined areas that challenge...

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