Shorten Game

Is there a way to shorten the game as we are trying to do it at work and don't have that many hours.

My response:

I think you could shave an hour off, if you're really efficient. You can share character details beforehand and not bother with a debrief afterwards.

But even then, I think you'd struggle to get it below 2 hours.

Why not treat it as a team-building exercise?

Click here to post comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Your murder mystery party questions.

New game

Cover for A Purrfect Murder

A Purrfect Murder - a cat-themed murder mystery for 9-12 guests.

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.

Got a question? Click here to go to the FAQ.

Recent Articles

  1. How to come up with clues

    Apr 18, 24 04:21 AM

    I’m planning a murder mystery party. The theme is a dinner party at the victim's house. Every character in the game has a color corresponding (they dress

    Read More

  2. Murder on the Dancefloor - a 1950s murder mystery game

    Apr 09, 24 10:03 AM

    Cover for Murder on the Dancefloor
    Murder on the Dancefloor - a murder mystery game for 14-20 guests set in a 1950s diner

    Read More

  3. Snow Business - Playing John and Chris Harper

    Feb 15, 24 04:33 AM

    Is it possible for someone to play John before he dies and then continue the game as Chris Harper? My response: Chris is the original name of the Chalet

    Read More