The Escape Room craze: build problem-solving techniques and thinking!

A fast-growing entertainment fad, with more and more developing all over the world, an Escape room is a physical adventure game in which players solve a series of puzzles and riddles using clues, hints and strategies to complete the objectives at hand while given a set time limit to unveil the secret plot which is hidden within the rooms and ultimately to escape.

While created to be a source of entertainment and fun, Escape Rooms have also proven that solving puzzles to complete your objective and escape the room relies on clear thinking and improving your problem-solving skills. Critical thinking, individual and group creativity, character development, collaboration, and communication are all vital in order to win and escape the room. While these elements of problem solving and winning are vital in order to succeed in the Escape Room, they also lend themselves to promoting problem-solving thinking skills for all your future endeavors in work, social life, and family communication.

Using your cognitive skills with your fellow participants to think through clues and solve the puzzles, Escape Rooms have actually proven themselves to be innovative in effective planning, problem solving, and working with others as you think through different levels of puzzles, strategies and hints in order to win, resulting in a positive conclusion and helping towards problem-solving in the future.