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Prison of Memories
Part I.
Enjoy an escape game experience from the comfort of your own home.

  • Number of advances from earlier games
  • Our most challenging mission
  • Digitally advanced puzzles
  • New interfaces in the online system
  • More environmentally friendly
  • Graphic novel game design

Mission Brief

After a sneaky attack from an unknown assailant, Mr Q is trapped in a coma. With time running short it’s up to Mrs Q and Lord Hammerschmidt to dive into Mr Q’s mind and find a way to wake him up. But they can’t do it without your help!

A small step for a mouse, but a giant leap forward for Print+Cut+Escape, "Prison of Memories" has a number of advances and stylistic differences from the earlier games.

For a start - it's definitely our most challenging game yet. It also features our most digitally advanced puzzles yet - with new interfaces and new ways to interact with the online system. On top of that, we've made it more environmentally friendly, by reducing the number of printed pages that aren't used for puzzles (without skimping on our customary gorgeous artwork).


The story of "Prison of Memories" takes you on a deep dive into the history of clueQuest and the story of how our main characters became the people they are today. So if you're new to the world of clueQuest, you might want to consider starting out with our earlier missions (such as "Stolen IQ"). Knowing who the characters are won't help solve the puzzles, but you'll probably get a bit more out of the story - and that's always nice!

5/5 | 120+ | 12+ | 24

Available versions

Print & Post | £25

  • Quality B&W print
  • Silk, 120gsm paper
  • Custom folder, FREE postage

Print @ Home | £15

  • Printable black and white PDF file
  • Optimised for printing
  • Instant e-delivery

How it works

With Print + Cut + Escape you can enjoy an escape game experience from the comfort of your own home. Playing the game is easy. Simply print the file (or order the Print & Post version), cut out the puzzles and click on the secret link that we’ll send you!


Download and print the black & white PDF mission files at home. Or order the pre-printed version and we'll post it to you.


All you need are scissors. Cut out the game elements and group them by chapter.


Use your link to access the Online Game System. Assemble your team and solve the puzzles to escape.


Make the most of your purchase and buy it in a bundle.

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  • Episode 2: Alpha Brain System
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Family Bundle

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Variety Bundle

  • Mechanics of the Heart
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  • Prepare yourself with the trainings to be able to beat the real challenge.
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Everything Bundle

  • The All In, 10 Games Bundle
  • Only £11 (Print@Home) / £16 (Print&Post) per game
  • Extensive experience for the most enthusiastic agents. Make a playathon with friends and family!

Rated by 1200+ players

Bit harder this time. Needed some clues.

A lot harder than the others - needed to use some of the clues. But overall a good time with 3 different households doing the same puzzle.

Good fun, not the hardest

Good, logical, family fun. No obscure puzzles you need to look up in this one. Expected it to be a bit harder none the less.

Really fun!

Great puzzles! It was challenging and really fun! I liked the storyline and the art. Well done all the way around!

Impressive puzzles!

This was our third puzzle from them. The amount of detail and creativity from a printed puzzle was impressive. They’re really good at throwing you in seemingly without a clue. After staring at the pieces for a while and trying different things (and n... more

What a fun way to spend an afternoon with friends!

We had a lot of fun this holiday weekend doing a print and cut escape room! Thank you from Worcester, Massachusetts!

So exciting!

Great way to spend time with a friend. It was first time of online escape game and surely not last. Can't wait to try other games


Hours of fun. Couldn't recommend more. Just the right level of challenge to keep you thinking but accessible tasks that maintained your interest throughout .

Good challeging fun!

Did this with my sis who got it as my Xmas present. Enjoyed story and learning more about Clue Quest characters. Needed clues for chapter one's first puzzle but felt a bit silly for missing it once the clues made it clear. Can't wait to do part two!

Very cool add release part 2

Very fun and also challenging
My first Extreme escape room, 8 down, 1 to go!
My best friend helped me out (Merici)

Cut+Print+Escape Fun

We really enjoyed playing Prison of Memories Part 1 and we're really looking forward to Part 2 being release!

An fun-filled afternoon for the entire family

So much fun! It really priced an afternoon full of activity with the entire family. Being spread across three countries it was also great to do it an escape room together. Can't wait for part 2!

Good set of puzzles

This was made up of a good set of puzzles which took us just over 2 hours with only a few minor issues.

Fun times, wish there were more difficult ones

It was a good set of puzzles that made you think creatively but were within reason to solve. We solved it faster than we anticipated so it would have been nice to either have more puzzles or more difficulty. The online aspect was very cool and creati... more

Truly fabulous puzzle heaven!

I am obsessed with these 'print-cut-escape' games. I started with the first one back in the thick of the pandemic - which was brilliant - and they're just getting better and better. This one was just phenomenal - the creativity and ingenuity that go... more

Great puzzling fun

Managed to solve it without any clues! Some great mechanisms involved. We're pretty veteran escape roomers and keep on coming back for more ClueQuest puzzles!

great fun at home

fun game, again, but found chapter 1 very tricky. Challenging puzzles and fun elements for anyone to give it a go.

Good game until the last!

The zooming and control of the last puzzle was much to sensitive it was virtually impossible to use as it moved and zoomed much too fast. Other than that it was good!

Great idea but not the same standard as previous puzzles

I've enjoyed all the previous challenges but found this one rather difficult.Too many "let's find the symbol" type puzzles


**gnash gnash** Needs more seals. Delicious, delicious seals. **chomp**
I would also accept fish. Or swimmers...


Great fun but quite hard, but we got there in the end. Thanks to everyone at ClueQuest for coming up with a fun game.

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