Theme party idea

Looking for a theme party idea?

Great - you've come to the right place!

themed murder mystery parties

Themes turn an ordinary party into a special occaison - and with good costumes you can really create a fantasic atmosphere.

And as you'd imagine, there are plenty of themed murder mystery games...

themes

Murder at Sea - a theme party ideaMurder at Sea - a nautical murder mystery party and a great reason to dress up

1920s murder mystery parties: Parties set in the roaring twenties - a time of flappers, gangsters and Bright Young Things.

Christmas murder mystery parties: Festive parties suited to Christmas.

Female only murder mystery party games: Women only - no men allowed!

Halloween murder mystery party games: Spooky murder mystery games ideal for Halloween.

A Murderous Year: Murder mystery parties for annual holidays such as Valentine's Day, St Patrick's Day and the like.

Murder mystery games suitable for fund raisers: Large murder mystery games ideal for fund raisers.

Nautical murder mystery parties: Parties set aboard ships of all sorts.

Pirate Parties: Arrr, shiver me timbers!

Theatrical murder mystery games. Actors, actresses, directors and producers. Lights! Camera! Murder!

Wild West: Murder mystery parties set in the American Wild West!

Victorian themed murder mystery parties: Parties set during the reign of Queen Victoria.

Harry potter (ish) theme

Spellbound is a magical mystery party set in the Tremaine school for wizards. Find out what happened to Professor Bennet! For 13 to 17 guests, plus one host.

superhero theme

A Heroic Death is a superhero themed murder mystery party for 8 to 12 guests, plus one host.

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Don't know where to start?

Here's my suggested quick route through the site:

Step 1 - Go to Choosing a Game to choose the game that suits your party best.

Step 2 - Review the Tips for Hosts for helpful advice.

Step 3 - If you want to keep up to date with the latest murder mystery game news, click on my What's New page.

Step 4 - Once you've had your party - tell me how it went! Click here to tell me your murder mystery party story.

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    Sep 19, 17 12:03 PM

    We'll have a group of between 50-60 guests. How long can we anticipate the game taking? My response: I've not actually played St Cakes myself, but I

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  2. Is Murder at Sea suitable for teens?

    Aug 15, 17 12:45 PM

    I want to host Murder at Sea for my 17th birthday and I wanted to know if it's suitable for teens? Does this murder mystery have references to drugs?

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  3. Sit down dinner

    Jul 24, 17 12:44 PM

    Am organising a sit down dinner for 24 people - many of your games say that they are better as a buffet. Are any in particular good for a sit down meal?

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