'mystery' party games

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Mystery Eats

(30 votes. Push a star to rate! )

This relay game will challenge teens to eat their own words if they can’t stomach the Mystery Eats.

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: Wrap food items in aluminum foil. Check with guests for any food allergies before playing.
Equipment: Portions of different foods wrapped in foil for each player, two paper sacks
 
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Names of Fame

(4 votes. Push a star to rate! )

How long will it take to guess the famous name you are thinking of?

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Detective

(9 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Children use their power of observation to figure out what is missing!

Number of participants: Not specified
For: For kids under 12 years
Intensity level: Medium
Preparations: none
Equipment: none
 
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Twenty Questions

(4 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Twenty questions gives each party guest a chance to figure out the clues. A party favorite!

Number of participants: 3+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: none
Equipment: none
 
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Who Killed the Duke?

(18 votes. Push a star to rate! )

“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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Sandman

(8 votes. Push a star to rate! )

When the Sandman comes to greet you, sleep will soon follow, unless you can guess his identity first.

Number of participants: 5+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Cinderellas and Princes

(3 votes. Push a star to rate! )

If the shoe doesn’t fit, it might belong to someone you would like to meet.

Number of participants: 5+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Ringleader

(4 votes. Push a star to rate! )

Somebody must be leading this game, but the question is “Who?”

Number of participants: 5+
For: For kids over 7 years, youths and adults.
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: None or not specified.
Equipment: None or not specified.
 
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Indian

(21 votes. Push a star to rate! )

A two-card game where everyone knows how good your hand is except you!

Number of participants: 3+
For:
Intensity level: Low
Preparations: Each player should receive an equal number of counters (buttons, tothpicks, poker chips, etc.) before play begins.
Equipment: deck of playing cards, counters (buttons, toothpicks, etc.)
 
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