Murder mystery party games

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Murder In The Dark

(39 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Can you figure out who the murderer is after the lights have gone off?

Number of participants: Not specified
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Yo need to make slips of paper and write on one murderer, one for detective and the rest for suspect.
Equipment: paper and pen
 
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Murder Mystery Trial

(22 votes. Push a star to rate! )

“Murder Mystery Trial” requires little preparation before or during the party.  Couples are not needed also so each player will play on their own.  Before the game can start, an accused must be chosen.  The accused will be sent out of the room while the others stay and discuss their crime or crimes.  While the [...]

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will just need to gather pen and paper.
Equipment: paper and pen
 
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Murder

(18 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Can you guess who the murderer is?

Number of participants: 5+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: nothing
Equipment: nothing
 
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A Couple Of Sardines

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Find the hiding couple while avoiding the murderer.

Number of participants: 10+Not specified
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Not needed
Equipment: couples and a murderer
 
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Play The Detective

(29 votes. Push a star to rate! )

“Play The Detective” is a question answer game.  You will need to have guests gather in a certain area so that everyone can hear the story you are about to tell.  Once you have read the story, the guests can only ask “yes” or “no” questions. Once they think that they know the answer they [...]

Number of participants: 3+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Nothing
Equipment: Nothing
 
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Who Killed Mr. Olson?

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“Who Killed Mr. Olson” can be played in two ways.  You can either print out the story without the answer or read the story and have the guests try to figure out who is the killer.  You could even divide the guests into teams and have them compete against each other.
The police were checking the [...]

Number of participants: 3+
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will need to either print out the story for each player or hand out paper and pens.
Equipment: A printed story or paper and pens for each player
 
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Who Killed the Duke?

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“Who Killed The Duke” can be acted out by a couple of guests.  You will need to print out enough copies for each of the rolls.  If you want to get detailed, you can have them in costume but it is not necessary.  Have them stand in front of the guest and read the lines [...]

Number of participants: 10+Not specified
For: Adults.
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: You will need to print out the story for each character and narrator.  Also costumes if needed
Equipment: You will need to print out the story for each character and narrator. Also costumes if needed
 
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