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Puzzles, Puzzles Everywhere

While visiting my niece in Calgary, she took me and my sister to Breakout. We selected the Last... read more

Reviewed 1 July 2018
Yvonne B
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Penticton, Canada
Escape rooms one of the best in Calgary

I've done many escape rooms in Calgary and some of them have been so so, with others having lack... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Wayne L
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Calgary, Alberta, Canada
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Breakout Entertainment is a live action escape game. In this game players are locked inside a theme room of their choice and given 45 minutes to break out of the room. Each player must explore their surroundings, be observant, communicate with their...more
Suggested duration: < 1 hour
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810 Centre St NE, Calgary, Alberta T2E 8K1, Canada
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Reviewed 1 July 2018

While visiting my niece in Calgary, she took me and my sister to Breakout. We selected the Last Request room and we're taken into it by the host. He explained the game and we began in earnest. We were impressed with the different level of...More

Thank Yvonne B
Reviewed 30 June 2017

I may not be the sharpest tool in the shed, but the room we did was a little over the top as far as difficulty goes. If we'd had double the time, it may have been possible, but it was a little too "creative." If...More

1  Thank Pat C
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

I've done many escape rooms in Calgary and some of them have been so so, with others having lack the effort put into the rooms. Breakout is not a disappointment and one I would highly recommend. They put a lot of effort into the details...More

2  Thank Wayne L
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Great room designs. Fine balance between difficult and creativity. Awesome overall experience. Will recommend

1  Thank Yimsum
Reviewed 6 June 2017

Went here with my coworkers after work and we decided on the Vortex Room! The room was extremely fun and challenging and we had a great time trying to escape. Sadly didn't make it but was a great experience overall. Would highly recommend it!

1  Thank Bryan C
Reviewed 6 June 2017 via mobile

Was a great time with friends! We failed lol... staff are great as well :) Also brought my son with us another time but failed the others haha

1  Thank Dalene W
Reviewed 17 April 2017

Would NOT suggest the Vortex. We've done over 2 dozen unique rooms including the other 2 rooms here (Final Request was awesome!!) and this is definitely on the bottom of our list. There were at least 2 major puzzles that malfunctioned. Our game master couldn't...More

Thank Ashley K
Management response:Responded 21 April 2017

Good afternoon Ashley, We apologize for your experience here with Breakout Calgary. There could of been another way than instead of saying that the puzzle has malfunctioned, all of our puzzles in vortex are electronic and needs to be precisely inputted in the right format...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

My friends and I did The Chamber and it was disappointing. Here's the list. Too many similar locks, I think like 8 number locks at once. Staff took almost 5 minutes to come in after asking for a hint, although they did give us extra...More

Thank Ryan G
Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

We did the Vortex Challenge and it was ok. Our foursome was paired with another couple that we did not know so that made for some awkwardness at first. While I found the puzzles in the room challenging and fun to solve, I did not...More

4  Thank Julie H
Management response:Responded 21 April 2017

Good afternoon Julie, We apologize for your experience here with Breakout Calgary. You are able to call in to the store and request that you do not want to play with others in the future, and we would be happy to block off the remaining...More

Reviewed 29 September 2016 via mobile

Several of my friends and I looked up Google reviews to find a good live action escape room for my brithday and Breakout Calgary came up #1. We checked it out and it was one of the best experiences I've had compared to all the...More

2  Thank Kaeden10
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KBolts
10 October 2017|
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Response from breakoutcalgary | Property representative |
Several our rooms do allow 2 players and if you would like to do a private booking, please call in and we'll block off the remaining slots at no additional cost
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Stephanie S
21 November 2016|
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Response from kin y | Reviewed this property |
I heard the vortex room has a 6% success rate, and I think the chamber also has a 6% success rate.
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