Parties with a Twist of Murder!
Parties with a Twist of Murder!

Christmas-Themed Murder Mystery Game Kits

Festive Parties for Friends, Family & Colleagues

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A few fun XMAS parties

'Tis the season to make merry and party!

Our Christmas murder mystery game kits are specially-themed for fun get-togethers with friends or office colleagues. One mystery game is very family-friendly; the other game will be enjoyed by some families.

Both mystery games use our unique flexible script format. Both can be played face-to-face for a festive dinner party or party; both can be played virtually via Zoom, Microsoft Teams or another online conference app. Both are instantly downloadable and printable; boxed sets are planned.

We Have Two Murder Mystery Games Specially Themed for Christmas Parties

Is Santa Slayed? - a Christmas murder mystery party set in the North Pole

"Is Santa Slayed?"

A fun Christmassy mystery game for adults, teens and older children.

The  North Pole is in crisis. Productivity is down at The Toy Workshop and the South Pole PLC is launching - another - takeover bid. A suspected Christmas Saboteur has stolen the Toy Workshop toys, broken Santa's sleigh and jumbled the Naughty and Nice Lists. And someone has poisoned poor Santa! 

Characters: be a fearsome polar bear, a militant reindeer, an elf or a magician. Or be the glamorous Mrs Claus (a former model, darling) or the mischievous Jinxy or Merry Claus.

Players: 6-14; host can play a suspect.

Type of game: flexibly scripted - role-playing mystery with rounds and an optional mix-and-mingle introduction.

Play: face-to-face or virtually.

Gender: 1 female player (Mrs Claus); others are gender-neutral.

Age: older children + teens - 100+ 

Availability: instantly downloadable and printable.

Murder Involved?: jolly Mr Claus has been poisoned - but can YOU solve the mystery so Santa can survive?

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Murder at the Christmas Party - game cover

"Murder at the Christmas Party"

A fun mix of quirky suspects has assembled for a Christmas Party at the Rizzi Reindeer Hotel, an over-the-top festive hotel on Yuletide Mountain.  

Then Scrooge Von Miser is found dead. Murdered by a poisoned present in the Secret Santa.

Characters: be a famous Italian pop star, a wannabe actress, a nerdy Professor who invents "cool" XMAS gizmos, a Goth-loving crime writer or a loud and brash Australian private detective. Or have fun being those fearsomely superior and obscenely rich villains of the mountain: the Von Misers.

Players: 6 - 14; host can play a suspect.

Type of game: flexibly scripted - role-playing mystery with rounds and an optional mix-and-mingle introduction.

Play: face-to-face or virtually.

Gender: a mix of male, female and gender-neutral characters; the planned family version will have 1 female character and the rest will be gender-neutral.

Age: most teenagers - 100+ 

Availability: instantly downloadable and printable.

Murder involved?: yes, but there are no gory details.

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