From Our Editors
Players at Black Hat Quest and Escape Room often find themselves in the ironic position of having so much fun that they don't want to solve the puzzle and escape. But that's the situation in which players find themselves; after choosing between one of two inventive scenarios, players have just 60 minutes to puzzle out the clues and riddles required to escape on time, with an additional 30 minutes for pre- and post-game activities. Read on to learn more about each room:
Fly into Fantasy: An electromagnetic pulse rips the fabric of space and opened a portal into a fantasy world—pulling in your passenger plane. You must save the lives of 300 passengers by using a self-relocating world map but essential parts of the map are missing somewhere in the room. By placing all the missing pieces in correctly, you will restore the natural order of the universe and bring the people back. Special agents placed a countdown clock to track the time before the map relocates itself. You have just under an hour left to save everyone.
Jurassic Takeover: Scientists have determined that a glitch in the use of a top secret time-machine has resulted in a phenomenon leading to the appearance of dinosaurs throughout the New York Metro area over the past 72 hours. At the same time, this glitch is sending innocent people back to the Jurassic era. To reboot the time machine, the emergency code has to be entered into keypad in the bar where professor was last seen in. Based on the records gathered, the code is hidden in the room and it's your job to find it in 60 minutes.
Duration: 90 minute activity including refreshments, introduction video and photo session time and 60 min. quest in a themed room
Parking: Ample street parking
Recommended Age Group: 10+
Recommended Types of Groups: Teens and tweens, multi-generational family gatherings, and team-building groups