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    Escape Room Owner at ConTRAPtionsFebruary 14, 2019

    Our tech-savvy escape room owner  Meet our escape room owner, Noah Dalton. He is the mechanical guru who makes ConTRAPtions Escape Rooms, well, ConTRAPtions! Noah is our resident tech wizard, a local home-grown mechanical engineer with a degree from Colorado State University. In the years since graduation, he has been employing his engineering skills in very unconventional ways. He believes in using his God-given abilities to learn, build and innovate. The result is ... Read More

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    Build Teamwork and Solve a Fully Automated Fort Collins Escape RoomOctober 2, 2018

    For two years now, ConTRAPtions has trapped Northern Colorado customers in a truly one-of-a-kind immersive escape. When you think about an escape room, what emotions come to mind? For some in the Denver and Fort Collins areas, it can be frustration and even disappointment. Sometimes those who try an escape room for the first time come away not wanting to play one again. More often than not, they have this outlook because of poor setup, lack of support or failing technology. If this is you, we wa... Read More

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    Can You Solve These Unique Fort Collins Puzzle Rooms?September 4, 2018

    We at ConTRAPtions create our Fort Collins puzzle rooms with a combination of technological mastery and immersion you won't find anywhere else. Our rooms put you in control, testing your strength against complicated situations that feel real. Each puzzle room creates a unique scenario that you need to conquer. If you can work together and solve each new challenge as it comes along, you will master the... Read More

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    Puzzle Rooms in Fort Collins: What ConTRAPtions Has to Offer

    ConTRAPtions creates unique new puzzle rooms in Fort Collins to shake up your typical escape room experience. What's more, we believe that an escape room shouldn’t just be a fun challenge for you and your friends to solve using your brains and your hands. It should also be an adventure, a storyline, like the plot of a movie.Our current escape rooms either put you in a mafia kill room you have to escape, or in the mind of a jewel thief, tasked with heisting a pre... Read More

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    Reasons Our Escape Rooms in Fort Collins Are Perfect for Team BuildingJuly 13, 2018

    Our escape rooms in Fort Collins provide an incredible opportunity for your corporate team to get outside the normal and have fun. Not only is this a great activity that everyone can enjoy, but it’s also the perfect way to grow as a team. Your team will appreciate an escape puzzle much more than a typical, awkward teambuilding game to break the ice. Not to mention that our escape rooms are puzzles at a whole new level, with high-tech features like moving aut... Read More

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    Fort Collins Best Team Building Escape RoomOctober 8, 2017

    Teamwork is arguably the best indicator of productivity in the workplace. While quantifying it may be difficult, promoting it is super easy (and fun!) Escape rooms offer some of the best team building experiences out there. In short, all the elements of working together under pressure are there: deadlines (see that timer counting down?), mental exercise, different angles, effective communication, details vs. the big picture, and ... Read More

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    Another Escape Room Proposal at ConTRAPtions!July 13, 2017

    A second round of romance came our way last month with another escape room proposal at ConTRAPtions! We were honored to help Joel orchestrate a fantastic surprise for his bride-to-be, LeAnne.And what a job he did! He selected a custom riddle for the couple's keepsake version of the Tiger's Eye diamond, composed a touching no... Read More

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    Can You Escape The Drink?April 14, 2017

    People often wonder about escape rooms and alcoholic beverages. They wonder if we serve alcohol here at ConTRAPtions, or if they can bring it with them when they come. (The answer to both is no!) Sometimes people ask how the game play is after a few dinner drinks. (The answer to this one is usually fun, loose, and with varying degrees of success!)Some bars like the SafeHouse in Chicago are now int... Read More

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    5 Tips For A Great EscapeMarch 17, 2017

    As any aficionado knows, some escape room tips are generally helpful, not only for success but for fun! No one can exactly predict what will make a great escape room experience. There are so many factors that have to marinate in any game, depending on the scenario and personalities working together. No two games are alike. Here are five things to keep in mind during any 60 minutes of escape in order to achieve maximum enjoyment: 1. Play nice with the other kids. Whether you are ... Read More

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    Escape Room Philosophy 101February 17, 2017

    Traditional escape room philosophy is to, well, escape the room. In most rooms, however, there is more to accomplish than merely escaping four walls. Some escape room scenarios involve time travel, saving the planet, disarming a bomb, or of course, stealing a diamond. The mission for players is to work together and pool brain power to accomplish the goal and beat the room.For es... Read More