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Brainy Actz

17981 Sky Park Cir, Bldg 39, Suite N, Irvine, CA 92614-6309
+1 949-647-0184
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Bit disappointing really

Arrival time made clear, start was late. Room was quite worn out and out session even had to be... read more

Reviewed 2 days ago
MJDBMW
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London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Fantastic

Wonderful experience from start to finish! We had a mixture of age, brainiacs, been to an escape... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Iz G
via mobile
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Brainy Actz is a real-life puzzle adventure that puts you and your friends in a locked room with 60 minutes to accomplish your goal! Whether you are escaping the clutches of evil aliens, or saving a zombie infested world, you will have to work together and use the clues at your disposal to claim victory!
  • Excellent65%
  • Very good15%
  • Average8%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible6%
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Hours Today: 12:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Suggested Duration: 1-2 hours
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17981 Sky Park Cir, Bldg 39, Suite N, Irvine, CA 92614-6309
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+1 949-647-0184
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"waiting room"
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"the staff was super friendly"
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"time slot"
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"fun challenge"
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"super fun"
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"art room"
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"birthday celebration"
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"unique experience"
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"all ages"
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"escape room experience"
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"lots of fun"
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Arrival time made clear, start was late. Room was quite worn out and out session even had to be halted due to a repair being needed. Have been to better. This place needs a refurb.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful experience from start to finish! We had a mixture of age, brainiacs, been to an escape room before and newbies. There is a reason the escape room fun is addictive. By what I have heard about other places, this is a top notch tough...More

Thank Iz G
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Aaron M, Public Relations Manager at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Iz G, Thanks for your review! We strive to create new, exciting experiences for our customers and hope to add other interactive elements to our creations. We're happy that you enjoyed your experience and hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 9 July 2018

Used Groupon coupon for discount. Like others, for some reason, I could not reserve/book online. Had to call them which they did. Did the Secrets of The Master with our family of 4 and grouped with another group of 4. The 2 other people in...More

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Aaron M, Public Relations Manager at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 10 July 2018

Hi Wayne S, Thanks so much for your review. We always appreciate customer feedback and aim to improve our escape room experiences for our customers. We hope you'll take on another challenge with us again soon!

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Reviewed 6 July 2018 via mobile

As escape room enthusiasts, my group and I were less than pleased with this company. We did The Great Car Heist room and it was less than mediocre. The concept of the room was far more interesting than the room itself. We were instructed not...More

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Reviewed 30 September 2017

I recently checked out Brainy Actz when I was in town visiting. I came with a group of friends on a Friday and this place was packed. It was awesome they had a large game room for us to hang out in. This is super...More

Thank TroyCJr
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Aaron M, Public Relations Coordinator at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 4 October 2017

Hi TroyCJr, Thanks so much! We're thrilled that you had such a enjoyable time with us and strive to create new, innovative experiences for our customers. We appreciate your review and hope you'll come visit again soon!

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Reviewed 7 September 2017

While in Southern CA for a business meeting, our coordinator planned a teambuilding event at BrainyActz. It was my first time visiting an escape room, and this was a great introduction to the concept. Our host was great - he explained the rules and set...More

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Aaron M, Public Relations Coodinator at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hi gek4god, Thank you for your review! We're happy that you had good experience with us and we hope to keep building on each adventure we create. If there's anything we can do to make your next experience even more enjoyable, please let us know!...More

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Reviewed 17 August 2017

We went as a family of 7 adults and brought along 3 little ones with us. It was fun with none of us knowing anything about what kinds of clues we would find to solve the problem. We used our 2 hints and got out...More

Thank sjanderson6
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Aaron M, Public Relations Coordinator at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 18 August 2017

Hi sjanderson6, Thanks so much! We're glad that you had a pleasant experience with us! We hope to keep improving our immersive adventures, so please let us know if there's anything we can do to make your next experience a more memorable one. We hope...More

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Reviewed 26 July 2017

This place was awesome. This was my first time doing an escape room. The location was easy to find. The staff were great in helping me and my family with understanding the concepts of escape rooms and giving us directions and clues along the way...More

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Aaron M, Public Relations Coordinator at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 1 August 2017

Hi Craig T, We really appreciate your kind words! Thank you so much! We take pride in providing exceptional service to our customers and want to give a good representation to what an escape room experience is like. We hope to see you again soon!

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Reviewed 18 July 2017 via mobile

We've done many escape rooms as a family and were back to Brainy Actz for a second time. We work together really well as a group so we were pleased to be alone as a group of 6. This one (Art room) was much easier...More

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Aaron M, Public Relations Coordinator at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 19 July 2017

Hi CheeseheadKev, Thank you so much for your review! We really appreciate it and are pleased you've had pleasant experiences in our escape rooms. We strive to create top-notch experiences for our customers and look forward to your return for the Quest room challenge.

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Reviewed 6 May 2017

I had a great time at Brainy Actz - so much so that I came back and did another room! James and Franklin were both great hosts and very helpful. I'd say I'm of average intelligence and I was unable to complete both the Art...More

Thank Matt C
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Aaron M, Public Relations Coordinator at Brainy Actz, responded to this reviewResponded 9 May 2017

Hi Matt C, We're so thrilled you enjoyed both of your experiences with us and appreciate your kind words! We do our best in creating top-notch escape rooms that are exciting and challenging for our customers and will keep improving the experience! Hope to see...More

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