Why leaderboards aren’t useful

When a group is getting excited about entering one of our escape rooms, we are often asked: “what is the record time?” and “what is the escape rate?”. That is a complex question that we’d love to answer if there is time. There are many variables including rates for groups of different sizes, times for groups who didn’t ask for hints, rates for families with kids, how familiar the group is with escape rooms, among others.

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