Aunt Maud's won big on the lottery and she's invited her nearest and dearest to a lavish Christmas retreat at an exclusive country manor. But that's where Maud's luck runs out. Somebody's not happy with their present and Maud takes a face dive into the Christmas turkey. Who killed her? It could be you!
No script, more freedom! Use your characters key facts and background info to improvise your role!
No preparation required - just add friends!
No scripted questions or answers, leaving you completely free to improvise your role (acting tips are included!)
Play using any of the following characters (minimum of 8)*:
LORRAINE DEARE, agony aunt
FAYE DINNAWAY, seasoned actress
CAROL SINGER, the carol singer
MISS KRINGLE, teacher
ANGEL CARVER, ice sculptor
POLLY SHERWOOD, maid
PIXIE LOX, elf impersonator
PEPPA MILLS, TV chef
FATHER CHRIS MOOSE, vicar
IVOR FURBY, Santa impersonator
ED NOGGIN, inventor
MR KIPLING, baker
DOUGLAS FIR, lumberjack
AUSTIN METRO, chauffeur
JUAN LINUZ, stand up comedian
Simply Murder takes the hassle out of hosting with a pick-up-and-play kit that needs no preparation. You donít have to send out invitations or dress up (unless you want to). Just hand out the roles and let the fun begin!
Each player is given a character sheet containing a scripted introduction and key facts - there arenít any scripted questions or answers, leaving you completely free to improvise your role (acting tips are included)! Audio narration from Inspector Basset drives the game forward over three rounds, so you can play along with your friends - even the host doesnít know whodunit!
Simply Murderís relaxed format allows you to play the game at your own pace - finish it in an hour or stretch it over a cosy afternoon. Play over lunch or with drinks and nibbles, at any time of the day or night...
Host guide and instructions
16 invitations and costume suggestions (optional)
16 character sheets
16 whodunit cards
4 group evidence sheets
1 audio CD (optional, evidence can be downloaded as MP3 or read out instead)
MURDER MYSTERY FLEXI PARTY ģ
Take the stress out of hosting with our bestselling brand!
* Play with ANY combination of 8-16 guests. No-one is 'bolted on', everyone's a suspect.
* The murderer is chosen on the night so the party still goes on if someone can't make it!
* No random guessing! Suspects have different stories if they're guilty, with important clues to help you solve whodunit.
(Written by Tim & Lynda Cowles, authors of the best selling Murder Mystery Party DVD boxed games)
SUITABLE FOR AGES 14 AND UP (or younger at parents discretion).