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Our murder mystery games, listed by the number of guests required

Death in Venice – a murder mystery game

Death in Venice (5–9 players using video chat) 15+

Clay McFarland, hotshot movie director, has been killed just after receiving the prestigious Golden Lion award at the Venice Film Festival. But who is the murderer? For 5–9 players, set in the present day.

Reunion with Death – a murder mystery game

Reunion with Death (6–9 players using video chat) 18+

Mikolette Lukanis, former prom queen, has been killed just before the 15-year high-school reunion gala party. But who is the murderer? For 6–9 players, set in the present day.

Christmas Reunion with Death – a murder mystery game

Christmas Reunion with Death (6–9 players using video chat) 18+

Mikolette Lukanis, former prom queen, has been killed just before the Christmastime high-school reunion gala party. But who is the murderer? For 6–9 players, set in the present day.

A Will to Murder – a murder mystery game

A Will to Murder (6–9) 18+

The patriarch of a wealthy family is dead – who will inherit his fortune? And, more importantly, who murdered him? Find out in this game for 6–9 guests and a host.

Curse of the Pharaoh – a murder mystery game

Curse of the Pharaoh (6–19) 18+

Set in Victorian Egypt, grapple with evil from beyond the grave in this game for 6–9 guests and a host. An expanded version of this game is also available, for up to 19 guests and a host!

Lei'd to Rest – a murder mystery game

Lei'd to Rest (6–22) 15+

This game for 6–12 guests and a host takes place at an exotic Hawaiian beachside luau. Tourists and locals mingle and party – but one of them is a murderer! An expanded version of this game is also available, for up to 22 guests.

Murder on the Istanbul Express – a murder mystery game

Murder on the Istanbul Express (7–11) 12+

NEW RELEASE! A maid has been murdered aboard the Istanbul Express! Find out who did it in this game for 7–11 guests and a host, set aboard a luxurious passenger train in 1914.

Death on the Gambia – a murder mystery game

Death on the Gambia (8–11) 15+

Venture into the heart of darkness in this murder mystery game for 8–11 guests and a host, set in 1930s Africa.

A Heroic Death – a murder mystery game

A Heroic Death (8–12) 15+/12+

The superheroes are trapped in their base – who's going to save the world from the evil ReptoMan? And their manager has been found dead, so one of them is a killer and traitor… find out who, in this game for 8–12 guests and a host.

Bludgeoned on Broadway – a murder mystery game

Bludgeoned on Broadway (8–13) 15+

It's curtains for Broadway star Jackson Turner, but the drama's just beginning. There's no business like murder business, in this theatrical game for 8–13 guests and a host.

Best of the Wurst – a murder mystery game

Best of the Wurst (9–9) 15+

It is 1942 Occupied France, and in the Castle Quimper Hotel, Colonel Kronenburg has organized a sausage-tasting competition to demonstrate that German/Franco relations are excellent. Is there any doubt who will win?

The Day the Music Died – a murder mystery game

The Day the Music Died (10–10) 15+

Set at the post-award party for Radio Rebecca's 1965 FAB Music Awards where against stiff competition, the unknown Lovebirds have taken first prize. Did they win on merit, or was foul play involved?

Snow Business – a murder mystery game

Snow Business (10–12) 18+

What should be an idyllic family holiday turns to tragedy in this game for 10–12 guests and a host. Even in the nicest families, dark secrets have a habit of coming out…

Way out West – a murder mystery game

Way out West (10–24) 15+/12+

Dastardly railwaymen, upright sheriffs and sly good-time girls in this game for 10–14 guests and a host, set in the Wild West. An expanded version of this game is also available, for up to 24 guests and one or two hosts!

The Karma Club – a murder mystery game

The Karma Club (10–14) 15+

It's the Swinging Sixties and rock group Marmalade Skies' manager has just been murdered. Find out who did it in this game for 10–14 guests and a host, set in the Karma Club commune in 1969.

Davy Jones' Locker – a murder mystery game

Davy Jones' Locker (10–15) 15+

Blackheart the pirate, scourge of the Caribbean, is dead. But where is his treasure? And where are his revenge-seeking crew? Find out in this game for 10–15 guests and a host.

Happy Birthday R.J. – a murder mystery game

Happy Birthday R.J. (11–15) 18+

Set in 1980s Texas, when tycoons were smooth and shoulderpads were immense, for 11–15 guests and a host. Oil, scandal and family rivalry make R.J.'s birthday party a dangerous business!

Lord and Lady Westing's Will – a murder mystery game

Lord and Lady Westing's Will (11–16) 15+

Lord and Lady Westing have died in a tragic accident, but why did they arrange this unusual party to read their will? Was it truly an accident? – or something more sinister? For 11–16 guests and a host.

Small Town Folks – a murder mystery game

Small Town Folks (12–12) 15+

In a small 1962 Nebraska town twelve people shelter from a tornado in an underground bunker. Tensions will rise, secrets will spill, long-buried rivalries will erupt: and if they survive the tornado, their lives will never be the same again…

The Food is to Die For – a murder mystery game

The Food is to Die For (12–15) 15+

NEW RELEASE! A star chef has been murdered in his own kitchen. Find out who did it in this game for 12–15 guests and a host, set in a fashionable restaurant in the present day.

Dazzled to Death – a murder mystery game

Dazzled to Death (12–15) 15+

Blackmail, theft and betrayal at a glittering cocktail party in 1948 Massachusetts, for 12–15 guests and a host. Family strife comes out in murder…

The Night before Christmas – a murder mystery game

The Night before Christmas (12–15) 15+

Blackmail, theft and murder at a glittering cocktail party in 1948 Massachusetts, for 12–15 guests and a host. This Christmas Eve certainly won't bring goodwill to all men…

Under the Big Top – a murder mystery game

Under the Big Top (12–15) 15+

Who killed JoJo Bones, proprietor of the Exotic Emporium of Enigmatica? Find out in this game of circus folk set in 1952 Florida, for 12–15 guests and a host.

Who Shot the Sheriff – a murder mystery game

Who Shot the Sheriff (12–15) 12+

The Sheriff of Buzzard Creek has been found dead, in the stables of the Gold Nugget Saloon. Find out who did it in this game for 12–15 guests and a host, set in the Old West in 1869.

Death on the Rocks – a murder mystery game

Death on the Rocks (12–16) 18+

A peaceful (if rather peculiar) village community has been disrupted by a savage murder. Find out who did it in this game for 12–16 guests and a host, set in an English village in the 1930s.

A Dead Man's Chest – a murder mystery game

A Dead Man's Chest (12–16) 12+

Two rival pirate ships descend on a tropical isle – who will find Captain Flint's buried treasure? And who murdered him in the first place? Find out in this murder mystery game for 12–16 guests and a host.

Spellbound – a murder mystery game

Spellbound (13–17) 12+

At the Tremaine School of Magic, danger stalks the corridors. Will the students and professors solve the mystery and save the school from an ancient enemy? Find out in this game for 13–17 guests and one or two hosts.

Court in the Act – a murder mystery game

Court in the Act (13–21) 18+

Walter Raleigh, Queen Elizabeth I, William Shakespeare, and many others, try to solve the murder of the Archbishop of Canterbury in this game for 13–21 guests and one or two hosts, set at the royal court of England.

The Spy Who Killed Me – a murder mystery game

The Spy Who Killed Me (14–18) 15+

Cunning spies and ruthless murderers threaten the Summer Ball of an ancient university, in this game for 14–18 guests plus a host, set at ivy-clad Maudlin College at the height of the Cold War.

Murder on the Dancefloor – a murder mystery game

Murder on the Dancefloor (14–20) 15+

It's the 1950s, and Flo's Diner in small-town USA is set for the dance-off competition – but bad-boy Ricky Johnson has been found murdered! This game is for 14–20 guests and 1–2 hosts.

Casino Fatale – a murder mystery game

Casino Fatale (15–30) 18+

A murder mystery game for 15–30 guests and one or two hosts, set at a glamorous Parisian casino, featuring espionage, crime, intrigue and murder! An expanded version of this game is now available, for up to 30 guests!

A Speakeasy Murder – a murder mystery game

A Speakeasy Murder (15–32) 18+

Fat Stan's Speakeasy, Chicago, at the height of Prohibition. Glamour, music and murder! This game is for 15–32 guests and 1–2 hosts.

Hollywood Lies – a murder mystery game

Hollywood Lies (16–32) 12+

It's awards night in Hollywood, in this game for 16–32 guests and one or two hosts. But some of the stars seem to be thinking about how to commit the Best Murder!

Halloween Lies – a murder mystery game

Halloween Lies (16–32) 12+

It's the big horror movie awards night, in this Halloween game for 16–32 guests and one or two hosts. But some of the stars seem to be thinking about how to commit the Best Murder!

Christmas Lies – a murder mystery game

Christmas Lies (16–32) 12+

NEW RELEASE! It's the big seasonal movie awards night, in this Christmas game for 16–32 guests and one or two hosts. But some of the stars seem to be thinking about how to commit the Best Murder!

Murder at Sea – a murder mystery game

Murder at Sea (17–33) 15+

A glamorous and dramatic murder mystery game for 17–33 guests and one or two hosts, set on an Atlantic cruise liner at the outbreak of World War I. Spies, intrigue and secrets abound!

Arabian Nights – a murder mystery game

Arabian Nights (18–24) 12+

Magic carpets, disguised princes and princesses, magicians and mystics in this game for 18–24 guests plus one or two hosts. It's an enchanted evening of thievery, investigation, betrayal, and magic!

The Reality is Murder – a murder mystery game

The Reality is Murder (23–30) 18+

Jeff Thompson, the producer of Tribal, a reality tv show set on a tropical island paradise has been murdered! But whodunnit? For 23–30 guests and one or two hosts, set in 2003.

 

The certificate logos beside each game's name 12+ 15+ 18+ show the game's age suitability. Where a game has two certificates, that means there are two different versions of the game. See our page about recommended ages for more details about age suitability of our games.

Our kids' party games

We also have these games for kids younger than 12:

Trick or Treat – a kids' party game

Trick or Treat – Gangs of monsters are competing to see who's the scariest, in this Halloween party game for 8–24 monsters, aged 8 and up (there is also a non-Halloween version of this game)

Monster Mash – a kids' party game

Monster Mash – Gangs of monsters are competing to see who's the scariest, in this themed party game for 8–24 monsters, aged 8 and up (there is also a special Halloween version of this game)

Pirate Island – a kids' party game

Pirate Island – Take part in the annual Pirate Games and quest for treasure in this themed party game for 8–24 pirates, aged 8 and up

Buying our murder mystery games

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Murder mystery game materials
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Paying with a credit or debit card or with a PayPal account

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"As I've always said you guys are great!!!! You think of everything! You've found a loyal customer in me!!" Doris Arnett-Gary, USA

Paying by cheque/IMO

You can also buy your game with a cheque or International Money Order, made out in UK pounds, if you prefer. See our payment details page for how to do that.

"Many thanks for all your help in my questions. Thanks for your good wishes for Saturday's party. Look forward to trading with you again." Sue Garrod

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Guarantee

You can read our terms and conditions here. You'll see that we offer a no-quibble money-back guarantee. If you don't like this game, we'll refund your payment, no questions asked!

(We ought probably to add that this doesn't happen very often. Most people think our games are pretty good…)

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We're fed up ourselves of having our email addresses given to spammers, or being bombarded with an eternity of junk by a firm we bought something off once, and we're pretty sure most of you are too. So we have a very rigid and simple privacy policy, which goes like this:

Our data policy is fully in compliance with the UK Data Protection Acts 1984 and 1998 – see the UK Information Commissioner's site for more details on what this means.

No-quibble full refund

If you're unsatisfied with the game you buy, for whatever reason, just request a refund within 30 days and we'll happily refund your payment in full. (Not many people take us up on this offer!)