Season 3 - Episode 6: High Vaultage ft. Marcus and Keith

October 10, 2018

What happens when you mix newly hired security guards, faulty security systems, a power outage, and a nefarious plot? Find out as out two puzle solvers attempt to keep their boss's money locked up tight, solving puzzles along the way!

Our guests this episode are Keith from Pop Up Film Cast and Marcus from Popcorn Prattle. Keith and Marcus run two different, but great movie podcasts, so go check them out!

Keith's twitter || website
Marcus's twitter || website

As always, you can download the full notes for this Escape Room below to play along, or run a game yourself!
Full Room Write Up 
Supplemental 1: First Laser Puzzle
Supplemental 2: Second Laser Puzzle

Also, for a new group of people running one of our original episodes, why not check out Hypotheticasts playthrough of Saving Razorface?

We have new bonus episodes up on our Patreon! So if you have the ability to support the show, we would love to see you there. And in return we have blog posts, bonus murder-mystery episodes, badges, and more! Plus all our patrons have the chance to appear in our rooms, such as today's featured patrons: Ariel and Juliana.

Have questions, comments, puzzles, or anything else? Send us an email, and follow us on facebook and twitter.

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Season 3 - Episode 5: It’s His Party And We’ll Spy If We Want To ft. Laura Hutton and Renee Rhodes

September 26, 2018

When the phone rings and a young child needs your help to foil their party-pooping prankster parents, how can you say no? Renee and Laura couldn't and so here we are...

Our guests this episode are Laura Hutton and Renee Rhodes from the Fate and the Fablemaidens podcast. Make sure you also follow them on Twitter, Facebook, and Instagram

As always, you can download the full notes for the room below to play along, or run a game yourself!
Full Room Write Up 
Supplementary: Darts 
Supplementary: Scrolls

We've started a Patreon! So if you have the ability to support the show, we would love to see you there. And in return we have blog posts, bonus murder-mystery episodes, badges, and more! Plus all our patrons have the chance to appear in our rooms, such as today's featured patron: Patrick Copas.

Have questions, comments, puzzles, or anything else? Send us an email, and follow us on facebook and twitter.

Escape This Podcast is a mix between escape rooms and table top roleplaying games, with puzzles, story, and adventure. 

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Season 3 - Episode 4: Summer Es-CAMP Room ft. Alexander Gierholz

September 12, 2018

As we continue through the new season of stand-alone rooms, we find ourselves at the best dang summer camp in the country, Camp Cedar. We'll have campfires, roast marshmallows, camp out under the stars... as long as those prank-loving Camp Cypress kids don't ruin our fun!

Our guest this episode is Alexander Gierholz from Logic Locks. Check out their brick-and-mortar rooms if you're in Amsterdam, or order one of their portable games

As always, you can download the full notes for the room below to play along, or run a game yourself!
Full Room Write Up 

We've started a Patreon! So if you have the ability to support the show, we would love to see you there. And in return we have blog posts, bonus murder-mystery episodes, badges, and more! Plus all our patrons have the chance to appear in our rooms, such as today's featured patron: Samantha Koehler.

Have questions, comments, puzzles, or anything else? Send us an email, and follow us on facebook and twitter.

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Season 3 - Episode 3: Two Podcasters Walk Into a Bar ft. Cole Burkhardt and Michelle Nickolaisen

August 29, 2018

As we continue through the new season of stand-alone rooms, we find ourselves outside the coolest club in town. Of course, it's closed and we've already been kicked out, but when we are given an excuse to get in and explore the place, how could we say no?

Our guests this episode are Cole Burkhardt and Michelle Nickolaisen from the Unplaced podcast. You can also find Michelle on her actual play podcast Serendipity City and Cole on their actual play podcast Blue Dawn. Make sure you also keep an eye and ear out during Podmonth for extra table top shows #Iamhear

Cole's twitter | Michelle's twitter

As always, you can download the full notes for the room below to play along, or run a game yourself!
Full Room Write Up 
Supplementary: Dart Board

We've started a Patreon! So if you have the ability to support the show, we would love to see you there. And in return we have blog posts, bonus murder-mystery episodes, badges, and more! Plus all our patrons have the chance to appear in our rooms, such as today's featured patrons: Molly and Scott Weiss.

Have questions, comments, puzzles, or anything else? Send us an email, and follow us on facebook and twitter.

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Season 3 - Episode 2: Man Door Hand Hook Hen Door ft. Ryan and Jeff of No One Can Know About This

August 15, 2018

Season three continues! After a harrowing experience with Maesaris, we've returned to finish off the year with stand-alone rooms. For our second room, a pair of agriculture whisperers and barnyard detectives try to solve the riddle of who has been stealing Farmer McLegg's eggs.

Our guests this episode are Ryan Kasmiskie and Jeff Eckamn from the Final Fantasy let's play podcast No One Can Know About This. Check them out for brilliantly constructed gameplay and commentary. You can find them on Facebook and Twitter.

As always, you can download the full notes for the room below to play along, or run a game yourself!
Full Room Write Up
Supplementary: Wire Puzzle

We've started a Patreon! So if you have the ability to support the show, we would love to see you there. And in return we have blog posts, bonus murder-mystery episodes, badges, and more! Plus all our patrons have the chance to appear in our rooms, such as today's featured patron: Jennifer Turney.

Have questions, comments, puzzles, or anything else? Send us an email, and follow us on facebook and twitter.

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Season 3 - Episode 1: According to Gym ft. Rob “Kaiju” Maythorne

August 1, 2018

Season three has arrived! After a harrowing experience with Maesaris, we've returned to finish off the year with stand-alone rooms. For our first room, Ragamuffin and Thumbolt (aka Bill and Rob) work up a sweat, find a drug dealer, and solve some puzzles in a divided gymnasium!

 

Our guest this episode is Rob Maythorne, podcaster and founder of the Kaiju network. He hosts both a DnD lore-creation podcast (Loremasters) and a film analysis podcast (The Prestige). So go follow him on twitter!

 

As always, you can download the full notes for the room below to play along, or run a game yourself!
Full Room Write Up

 

We've started a Patreon! So if you have the ability to support the show, we would love to see you there. And in return we have blog posts, bonus murder-mystery episodes, badges, and more! Plus all our patrons have the chance to appear in our rooms, such as today's featured patron: Steven Valdez.

 

Have questions, comments, puzzles, or anything else? Send us an email, and follow us on facebook and twitter.

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ETP Live - Up The Game - The Cook and The Theft

July 4, 2018

This episode is a little different than usual, it’s our first ever live episode! In May this year, Dani and I were invited to run an episode at Up The Game in the Netherlands. The conference was spectacular, and we met a lot of cool people, and went to a lot of cool talks.

This episode features:
Manda Whitney of the Room Escape Divas podcast
Nick Moran of “Time Run” in London, who now run the only official BBC Sherlock escape game “Sherlock: The Game is Now”.
Ethan Rodriguez-Torrent of Escape New Haven
Ken Ferguson from The Logic Escapes Me

 

We are now on Patreon!
At $1 or more, you’ll get to see our blog posts, and have your name added to the hat from which we name future characters in rooms.
At $5 or more, you’ll also get access to additional episodes. The first is up now, in which I act as detective to solve one of the first murder mysteries ever written, “Murders on the Rue Morgue”.
At higher tiers you also get access to exclusive merchandise, and even having Dani run a room for you personally before it’s released!

 

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Bonus Episode: Children of Maesaris Wrap Up

June 20, 2018

In this episode, Dani and Bill wrap up the Children of Maesaris Arc. We talk about the triumphs and difficulties of making a 10 episode arc of connected escape rooms, future plans, and our favourite moments from season 2.

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Children of Maesaris - Chapter 10 - Sic Semper Maesaris ft. Lisa and David Spira

June 13, 2018

This is it. The final chapter of Children of Maesaris. Bill has been drugged, tricked, trapped, and puzzled for 18 weeks, but now he's going to crack the case and stop these mysterious cultists once and for all! This episode features cubes, co-operation, clowns, cotton-candy, and a crazy, contemptible cult that comes crashing down.

Our guests this episode are Lisa and David Spira of Room Escape Artist. Check out their blog for everything escape rooms, with daily posts, reviews, tours and tips.

If you want to play the room yourself, or see the supplementary puzzles as you listen, the links are below:
Full room write-up and GM notes
Peters Point town map 
Player 1 Cell
Player 2 Cell

If you want to keep up to date, contact us or just be part of our escaping podcast community, check out our Facebook, our Twitter, or send us an email at escapethispod@gmail.com

Our spooky theme song for this arc is courtesy of Purple Planet. Check them out for all your fun music needs.

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Children of Maesaris - Chapter 9 - Pastor? I hardly knew her! ft. Devin McCurdy

May 30, 2018

Bill is on his way into the church at the centre of the cult called the Children of Maesaris. What will he find there? Will he be able to get his blood back? Can he save the town? This episode features stained glass windows, hymns, projectors, a chasuble, and a small goblet of water.

 

Our guest this episode is Devin McCurdy of the Advanced Sagebrush and Shootouts Podcast. Each episode is a hilarious, fast-paced joyride through a drug filled, ninja infested, golf-thug fighting adventure. Make sure to check out their website, and follow them on facebook and twitter.

 

If you want to play the room yourself, or see the supplementary puzzles as you listen, the links are below:
Full room write-up and GM notes

Peters Point town map 
Supplementary: Phone keypad image

If you want to keep up to date, contact us or just be part of our escaping podcast community, check out our Facebook, our Twitter, or send us an email at escapethispod@gmail.com

 

Our spooky theme song for this arc is courtesy of Purple Planet. Check them out for all your fun music needs.

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