To forge the knights' equipment is your job. This is why you stay in the basement most of the time because this is where the furnace lies. Clearly, your job is not easy but it gives you pride. You love the fact that you don't only help the knights, you also help the whole kingdom. So even though it's too hot in this basement, you still stay in here for long hours. Thankfully, you are finish with the knights' armors and swords. So now, you can finally go out of the hot basement. But looks like you have to stay in this hot place longer because you don't have the key in your pocket. You must have left it in your room. Unfortunately, there are no more metal so you can't forge another key.
On the positive side, there are lots of items in the room that you can use to unlock the door. You just have to use your logic to make this work. There are also clues that can help you to solve this puzzle so you don't need to worry too much. Escape from the Forge Episode 1 is a brand new room escape game by Hidden Key Games for Mouse City. Enjoy!