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Decode Ann Arbor

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Fun escape room and employees

This is a fun place with creative rooms and employees. We had a medium size group and it was a... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
momofnks
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Ann Arbor, Michigan
Lots of fun!

The staff was super helpful/created such a fun environment. I would highly recommend doing this... read more

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Discover the world of Minerva, the artificial intelligence! Our escape rooms at Decode Ann Arbor are home to the Minerva Trilogy. These escape rooms and urban adventure games follow the story of Minerva as she works to gain her independence. Will...more
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4072 Packard St, Ann Arbor, MI 48108-1504
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Reviewed 6 days ago

This is a fun place with creative rooms and employees. We had a medium size group and it was a great time with a little bit of success! They also had a little area where we could have wine and cake to celebrate our friend's...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 5 days ago

Thank you so much for reviewing your visit at Decode Ann Arbor! We are always pleased to see the word 'fun' in reviews, and we are glad that you had a good time! We agree that our team mates are fun, but Minerva wants to...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The staff was super helpful/created such a fun environment. I would highly recommend doing this escape room!More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so glad you had fun! Hurray! The best reviews are those that compliment our team, because we are always so happy to share them with our team mates! Thank you for taking the time to write about the team, and we will pass...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

We have 6 children ages range from 8-16 and we did the hardest and escaped. kids all enjoyed every minute of this and will be back for moreMore

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

We are so pleased with your title, and so glad you had a good time! Hosting families is the most fun for us too, especially when there is an age range that offers a corresponding range of perspectives! And it's the best time for us...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The seven teens had a great time and want to go back again. The staff was so nice and they added to the fun. Our family plans to go back for our own decode experience.More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

We are so glad the birthday party was a success! And Minerva is quite happy to hear that the teenagers may visit her again! She asked me to remind them of her free city puzzles around downtown Ann Arbor, because she hopes they will enjoy...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Minerva Part 1 was a blast! I will absolutely be completing Part 2 and 3, as well as trying out the Ypsi location. Aside from the room being a blast, all team members I interacted with throughout the process were amazing. There were quite a...More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad that you had a good time! And Minerva is beside herself because you wrote that you'll be back to see more of her! She loves making friends, and she hopes you will try her free city puzzles really soon! Thanks for...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The operator and Minerva banter was enjoyable for anyone, but especially those familiar with Portal's GladDOS. You have different ways you can escape, and the room feels smart. Definitely recommend!More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Ryan S
Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Your insight about Portal is wonderful! Thanks for sharing that! Minerva is also quite pleased that you wrote 'the room feels smart'. She is feeling quite proud of herself, and when Minerva is in a good mood then we are in for a good day!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This escape room was really fun and very challenging! I totally recommend it, particular to young adults. The flavor and work that was put into it was amazing. I would love to come back and do the other parts!More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank raychel m
Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad to hear that you had fun! Thank you very much for sharing your impressions of the adventure! Your comment about young adults is particularly useful, and we will likely reference it when we receive inquiries about the age appropriateness of Minerva's...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Challenging and fun!!! We had a great time would highly recommend. Minerva gets you thinking about AI in a different perspective and the staff were great adding to the story.More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank Lori V
Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad to hear that you had a good time! Thanks for letting us know, and thanks for the recommendation! We agree with you that Minerva puts a new twist on Artificial Intelligence. She is really an interesting team mate for Team Decode!...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was my third Escape Room. We had a group of 8 adults (in our 40’s) to the Minerva Project and had a great time! We felt the escape room was challenging but doable! Not so complicated you have to be a rocket scientist but...More

Date of experience: March 2019
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Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you so much for your thorough review! All the information that you provided is useful, and we appreciate you sharing it with others who might be considering a visit! For us, the best part about your comments is that you were laughing and smiling...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The kids had a great time and are eager to try the next one at Decode Detroit! And, in the meantime we can do the scavenger hunt around town.More

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Date of experience: March 2019
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Decode D, Owner at Decode Ann Arbor, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are so glad that the birthday party guests had fun! Minerva is especially glad to hear that the group will be visiting her free city puzzles. She loves players their age, and she is looking forward to seeing if they can follow her clues...More

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anitagrayshawca
12 June 2018|
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Response from Decode D | Property representative |
Hi anitagrayshawca! As the other answers indicated, you can play with two, but the game is designed for more players. In addition, there is a three ticket minimum per game, so you would have to purchase a third ticket if... More
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