Puzzle design

Return to Monkey Island Creators Discuss Puzzle Design for the Modern Era

That Return to Monkey Island is happening is a modern miracle of the gaming industry in itself. In the three decades that have passed since Ron Gilbert and Dave Grossman last made a Monkey Island game together, the point-and-click adventure game genre has exploded, been left for dead, and eventually been resurrected. When Monkey Island […]

Puzzle design

A vibrant world filled with clever puzzle design

Escape Academy is packed with clever puzzles and unique mechanics that showcase each character’s personality and the world they live in. escape academy is a first-person puzzle-solving game that challenges players to solve increasingly complex and unique puzzles as they progress through the Escape Academy. Anyone who has played games like the escapee Where Escape […]

Puzzle design

Escape box and puzzle design as pedagogical methods for the engagement and satisfaction of medical student learners in emergency medicine: a survey study | BMC medical training

The escape box format for teaching chest and abdominal pain was generally well received, with the vast majority of learners strongly agreeing with the survey questions about engagement, learning , satisfaction, application and desire to use the escape box more. Learners who strongly agreed with the incorporation of escape boxes as part of medical education […]

Puzzle design

Paruzal Games Celebrates One Year Anniversary – Wins Best Puzzle Design Award for “Pizza Makes Everything Possible”

Paruzal Games, the Denver-based, live-hosted online escape room company, will celebrate its one-year founding anniversary on March 16, 2021. The company was launched as the COVID-19 pandemic sent people inside – and the demand for entertainment, online activities to play during quarantine suddenly peaked. It was one of the first online escape rooms to hit […]