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Escape Brigade Escape Rooms

Closes in 6 min: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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ready for a thinking challenge

Come prepared to be mentally challenged and to train your eyes to really see what is right there in... read more

Reviewed February 14, 2017
Amazing for nerds

This place was spectacular. We had a group of advanced degree math nerds and loved every second of... read more

Reviewed February 7, 2017
Roscoe, Illinois
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Nov 11, 2018
“Just Okay”
Feb 18, 2018
“Could’ve been better”
Escape Brigade Chicago in Des Plaines offers Immersive Escape Room Games that are ideal for families, corporate teams, educational groups, and friends looking for a fun challenge. Escape Brigade adventures are exciting for experienced enthusiasts as...more
Closes in 6 min
Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 12:00 AM
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Suggested duration: 1-2 hours
2720 S River Rd, Ste 12, Des Plaines, IL 60018-4106
+1 847-553-4582
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Reviewed November 11, 2018 via mobile

I’ve done other escape rooms, and this one was just okay. Clues were a little abstract, and the rooms are showing wear and tear.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Karen P
Reviewed February 18, 2018 via mobile

Our group of ten had done a few different escape rooms elsewhere and this wasn’t up to the others standards..... one major blunder was the hosts forgetting to close a door which you were supposed to spend time opening, part of the challenge...... Intro and...More

Date of experience: February 2018
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Reviewed February 14, 2017

Come prepared to be mentally challenged and to train your eyes to really see what is right there in front of your face

Date of experience: November 2016
1  Thank 1098b
Reviewed February 7, 2017 via mobile

This place was spectacular. We had a group of advanced degree math nerds and loved every second of it! I won't give away details, but I spent the next few days thinking through how everything worked together, and it was so concise and perfect. Reminds...More

Date of experience: January 2017
2  Thank Dumpyryan
Reviewed October 13, 2016

This is one of those room escapes that is going to appeal to some, turn some off, but does the genre enough justice to be worth the time to try it out. Getting to the building is easy, but be prepared to call in to...More

Date of experience: October 2016
3  Thank gohawks35
Reviewed July 3, 2016 via mobile

Amazingly creative event - extremely well executed. Don't be put off by the office park location. It required team work, problem solving, and fun thinking. Great entertainment for teens and adults!

Date of experience: July 2016
1  Thank Darlene K
Reviewed May 27, 2016

It was my first visit to escape room. I went with a group of friends and didn't really know what to expect. It turned out to be a lot of fun! Definitely challenging and team building experience. I would highly recommend not only for night...More

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank izuraw
Reviewed May 3, 2016 via mobile

A lot of fun!!! Challenging and definitely ensures you work as a team in order to meet the deadline. Overall a great atmosphere and a fun night!

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Dan G
Reviewed May 2, 2016 via mobile

I've done few escape room games but this one is the best so far! Can't wait for the new stage these guys are working on

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Szymon W
Reviewed April 28, 2016

This is such a cool thing to do with your friends/family! It was challenging, fun, and engaging. I recommend this - especially if you haven't done an Escape Room before!

Date of experience: April 2016
1  Thank katherineroussos
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