America loves a good fad, and in 2016, escape rooms joined laser tag and vintage arcades as the group night out trend of the moment. These rooms are filled with hidden riddles that you and your friends unlock in an attempt to earn the keys to escape. With the increasing competition among escape room companies, rooms are being created with increasingly complex riddles and cool themes. Some of them are not only fine puzzles, but works of art, too. Let’s take a look at who is creating rooms that provide an experience you almost don’t want to leave.
They’re so crazy and fun you may want to stay trapped in them.
Brenden Gallagher works in television and writing in Los Angeles. He worked on Revenge, Heartbeat, and Famous in Love. His writing has appeared at Complex, VH1, and MERRY JANE. Follow him on Twitter @muddycreekU