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Great team builder

We visited Tactics as a team builder with coworkers (4) it was fun & engaging. It was our first... read more

Reviewed June 24, 2018
via mobile
A fun time for our group of 5

No one in our group had ever done an escape room before and we had a great time! With no idea what... read more

Reviewed October 19, 2017
Potsdam, New York
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Jun 24, 2018
“Great team builder”
Oct 19, 2017
“A fun time for our group of 5”
At Tactics, Your Quick Thinking And Problem Solving Skills Will Be Put To The Test. You Must Find Clues, Solve Puzzles, And Work As A Team To Complete Your Objective. Don't Be Fooled By Trivial Information, As Time Waits For No Man. The Clock Starts...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
5 Market St, Potsdam, NY 13676-2808
+1 315-274-9494
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Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

We visited Tactics as a team builder with coworkers (4) it was fun & engaging. It was our first time & we all enjoyed ourselves. I would definitely recommend it to improve office dynamics! We completed the jailbreak room & it improved our communication, trust,...More

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Reviewed October 19, 2017

No one in our group had ever done an escape room before and we had a great time! With no idea what to expect, we arrived a bit...confused. The staff were super helpful and talked us through everything from paying, to where to put our...More

1  Thank LST2323
Reviewed October 9, 2017

Tactics is an escape room venue, at which you choose one of a number of problem-solving themes, each of which is housed in its own room. Tactics is located on the second floor in one of the big buildings in downtown Potsdam. (Head up: You...More

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Reviewed August 22, 2017 via mobile

We played the Art Heist room. We are experienced escape room players and felt that this room lacked a lot. There was no tech to speak of and the was not enough puzzles in the room. The building itself was very nice, and the room...More

1  Thank Holly D
Reviewed July 24, 2017 via mobile

So currently there are three rooms that cost money. The virus/containment room, the art heist, and jail break. One ten minute room that's free to try. The art room and the virus lab room are 40 minutes and the jail is around 20 minutes. The...More

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