The Red Bull Escape Room World Championship is Coming to London

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The final of the Red Bull Escape Room World Championships is coming to London on the 13th of April, where crazy people from 23 different countries will willingly allow themselves to be locked in a room so they can get out again.

If extraterrestrials happen to find Earth on that day, it’s safe to say they won’t be coming back.

The pinnacle of escape room difficulty at the final is called Omni’s Escape, and the first people out of it will be crowned world champions.

Omni’s Escape is “hacker-themed” and “features a rogue AI called Omni – there’ll be lasers, moving platforms and loads of mind-boggling logic puzzles.” Not your grandma’s escape room, then (“we used to call them dungeons


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