Lock 'Em Up! Escape Rooms
Located Inside of UNIVERSITY BOWL @ I-10 & Dezavala
We lock you up... you dare to escape!
Lock'em Up! Escape Rooms has created a fun and unforgettable experience for you, your family, your coworkers and friends. It is one the the best San Antonio escape room experiences. Lock'em Up! Escape Rooms is an escape room San Antonio loves!
In our escape room games, you choose between being locked in a surprisingly dangerous room in an abandoned house, or you can realize your destiny to reclaim the throne from your conspiring family.
You and your team have to access the scenario, find clues, decipher hints, and solve puzzles to exit the room and secure yourself from impending danger. You have 60 minutes.
Escape your everyday. Escape the room.
Check out a premier of each of our escape games on their own individual pages. Book an escape game scenario at any point during your visit by clicking the "click now" button in the top, right-hand drop-down menu.
Our Escape Games
The Earth is being attacked by aliens, but they do not want to destroy our planet or harm any humans ... They've come for our pets! Will you and your friends rescue these animals from the alien spaceship before it takes off or will you be trapped in the spaceship and lost in space forever?
What is an escape room, anyway?
Escape games are the newest niche in in-person, real-life puzzle games in which a person or team escape a themed room. In short, they have 3 important parts:
A theme, as a kind of story-line or scenario.
A timer, for a sense of urgency.
Sometimes the themes make the room. Sometimes the puzzles make the room. But the best do both, making it feel real (in a sense), or, at least, believable.
What’s more is these scenarios are injected with a sense of urgency by use of a stopwatch or timer, which, if the reason for which is strewn into the scenario well, makes complete sense with the storyline of the escape room game scenario.
These 3 components (the puzzles, the theme story-line, and reason for escaping within a certain time-limit) culminate to make the escape game more like an experience than a game.
To gain a fuller understanding of what "escape room games" area, please read some of the articles below.
"Real-life escape games offer respite from daily stresses," South China Morning Post.
"For $28, this Alpharetta business will lock you inside a room," The Atlanta Journal Constitution.
Galbraith, Susan. "What in the world is an Escape Room, and how do you survive it??"
Skentelbery, Hannah. "Get me out of here! Should you try an escape room for your next company event?"
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