Trapology speaks at PAX East 2019

  We had a great time speaking at PAX EAST for the third year in a row!

Trapology partners with WGBH to create a Twitch interactive escape game

It all started with, Tina saying, “Nicole, someone named Joanie called you and she wants you to design something for her on Twitch”. The very brief phone conversation that I had with Joanie left me extremely excited. Following that…
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What To Do After An Escape Room

  The Trapology staff have played enough rooms to know it can be hard to figure out what to do after an escape room. When we finish an escape room, our adrenaline is still flowing strong and we want to do something fun with our remaining…
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The Best Escape Room Tips

As a Game Master for Trapology Boston I have seen many teams go through our rooms. Many excited from their recent success, and others who just enjoyed their attempt to escape. After analyzing what makes a successful team, the Game Masters here…
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7 Boston Birthday Celebration Ideas

So you’re trying to plan a Boston birthday celebration? There are hundreds of bars, restaurants and attractions to choose from. Here is a list of the top 7 best things to do for your birthday in Boston from the team here at Trapology:   …
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What Happens at Trapology After Hours

Have you ever wondered what your beloved game masters do at Trapology after hours? Well, we all have lives outside of working at Trapology Boston of course, but sometimes we actually choose to stay here after work. On spring Sunday nights, when…
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What To Do After Your Graduation

Calling all graduates! Have you spent countless sleepless nights reading, researching, and studying? Did you spend thousands of hours presenting, perfecting, and testing? Have you spent more money than you would like to think about on some form…

The Best College Student Activities

As a college student, activities that allows you to be productive in a fun way are the way to go. Keeping up with classes can be stressful, especially around finals season. When you have exams coming up that stress is only amplified, and it's…

Top 5 Places to Take Your Mom on Mother's Day

Last week we gave you 5 amazing gift options for Mother's Day, but since Trapology prides itself on being helpful we've decided to go the extra mile. Now that you have the perfect gift for your mom, you need to figure out the perfect way to…

5 Gifts To Get Your Mom This Mother's Day

  Mother’s Day is quickly approaching! It's time to begin your frantic journey of finding the perfect gift that emulates all the love and affection your mother (or mother figure) has unconditionally given you. Luckily for you, Trapology…
Adult Activities in Boston

Top Adult Activities Around Boston

There's plenty to do around the great city of Boston. Really, there's no surprise there. But if you're taking a look at most lists you'll probably notice an influx of family-centric activities. Don't get me wrong, I love families as much as…
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10 Riddles to Get Your Brain Working

Stretching is good if you need to warm up for a sports game, but how do you warm up your brain before an escape room? Riddles! Prepare for your escape game by trying to solve these fun riddles!   Riddles: What’s brown and has…

10 Reasons why Trapology is the best Team Building Activity

A team building activity is one of the most important components to creating a positive work environment. There are hundreds of different ways to get your employees to engage with one another, but none are better than Trapology. Check out our…
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Trapology Boston's Patriots' Parade Celebration

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Trapology's view of the Patriots Parade! There are so many reasons why Trapology loves being located right across from the Boston Common. The best one? Having a perfect view for the Patriots Parade! We were so overjoyed by the Patriots' Superbowl…

Top 10 Best Boston Experiences for the Perfect Holiday Gift

  Struggling to figure out what to get your loved ones that will make them know how much you care, or no idea what to get for the person you drew in your groups’ holiday gift exchange? Don’t worry, we at Trapology have you covered!…
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Game Master Bio: Liz

Game Master Bio: Liz Known Aliases: Elizabeth, Liz, Lizzy-D, Captain Liz Guilty Pleasure: birds Pet peeve: The destruction of Coral Reefs A Brief History Liz - Game Master by day, a connoisseur of fine antique wallpaper by night. I have…

How We Prepare for Escape Games

  How We Prepare for Escape Games   As you probably already know, everyone who works at Trapology Boston loves escape games. The whole staff frequently goes on outings to other escape games around New England, just because…
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Top 9 Things We Love to see in Teams

Ladies and gentlemen, boys and girls, humans of all ages - welcome to the Trapology Top 9! Now you may be wondering why it’s not a typical Top 10. You also might be thinking that Top 9 just seems like we ran out of things to say. And to that,…
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Coffee Shops Near Trapology

Excited for your escape game but need that extra boost of energy to give you a winning start? Well, luckily the neighborhood around Trapology has you covered with a plethora of places to get a great cup of coffee and snag a quick bite while…
Whisper in the Alley

Whisper - A Trapology Halloween Story

oday on this very hallowed eve, we gather to recount tales long passed but not long forgotten. Tales you’ve undoubtedly heard as a whisper in the night but turned a deaf ear to out of disbelief...or perhaps...fear? The type of fear you can’t…
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Top 6 Boston Indoor Activities (You Won't Believe #8!)

There’s never a lack of things to do across the beautiful city of Boston. But, with the beginning of Fall greeting us, you might want to think of alternatives to your outdoor excursions. With crisp afternoons making way into chilly evenings,…
Storytime with your Game Master

Life of a Game Master

So, what does a Game Master actually do? Let us be the first to tell you, it is not as easy as it sounds. At first glance, being a Game Master seems like a lot of sitting around and watching a screen. Sure, that is a large part of it, but there…
Game Master: Mike

Game Master Bio: Mike

Game Master: Mike Pet Peeve: Being Grumpy Guilty Pleasure: His “Tasty Burger” hat   Trapology is full of lively characters and Mike fits well into that category. He's full of smiles and jokes that he shares with staff and…
The Trapology Staff

Staff Retreat 2018

Another Year It’s been an exciting year for Trapology Boston and a lot’s been happening in that time. We’ve opened a new floor with two new games, hired a bunch of cool new staff members, and have been working hard on so many new ideas…
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Quotes from Inside our Escape Rooms - September Edition

We’ve said it month after month but it still remains true -- our guests give us some of the biggest highlights of our days here at Trapology. With their fantastic attitudes and witty (and sometimes a little weird) remarks, our guests make…
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Famous Teams vs. Trapology

Famous Teams vs. Our Famously Difficult Escape Rooms Besides being a terrific excuse to be in an air-conditioned room, Trapology Boston is also a fantastic way to determine the strength of you and your fellow escapees. Occasionally, complete…

Game Master Bio: Allie

Game Master: Allie Pet Peeve: Linear Induction Motors Guilty Pleasure: Japanese eye cleansing drops that burn her eyes but leave them feeling oh so minty fresh.   Carrying on the hallowed tradition of Game Masters worth their salt…
Game Master: Dylan

Director of Serious Matters Bio: Dylan

Director of Serious Matters: Dylan Pet Peeve: Solar Flares Guilty Pleasure: Dylan’s never been guilty about any of his pleasures As the Director of Serious Matters, it might come as a surprise that Dylan is anything but stern and overbearing.…
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Funny Quotes from Inside our Escape Rooms - August 2018

Quotes of Immeasurable Wit Albert Einstein was once allegedly asked what he would do if he were given one hour to solve a problem; he responded that he would “spend fifty-five minutes thinking about the problem and then five minutes solving…
Trapology Lobby

Back to School - Bring Your New Roommate Here!

The story's the same every year You pick out all your classes, make sure that your room is outfitted with only the best in interior design, and your dream of becoming a world-class flautist are one step closer to completion. Every last minute…