The Best Murder Mystery Board Games
Are you looking for ways to keep yourselves and all the family occupied, stimulated and motivated?
Some of the old forms of family entertainment are now coming back into fashion as we find ourselves at home and needing new things to do, new games to challenge the little grey cells.
A wide variety of games to play at home, for all the family to enjoy are the way to go to create fun and family bonding time.
Board games used to be a family staple…think Monopoly, Scrabble and Cluedo.
Right now there are some great new mystery and puzzle board games for you to discover and enjoy.
With a murder mystery games night you can test your armchair sleuthing skills to solve the latest heinous murder.
Don your detective hats and find the culprit, without having to go out to buy the games because a new puzzling crime is delivered to you each month.
Here I have listed some of the best murder mystery board games for you to get your teeth into.
When you find ones that you would like to try simply click on the images or links and follow the clues on how to buy.
Unbox a murder mystery, solve the crime, case closed.
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Senior Sleuths is mystery-solving game subscription box.
You receive a new case to solve every three months with a box delivered each month with nostalgic novellas, photos, puzzles, maps and clues.
The games are ideal for puzzle enthusiasts and fans of crime solving. The mystery game series provides investigative adventure through story related items and activities.
With Dispatch you’ll find physical clues that lead you onto the web and back to the real world to unravel the clues of a mysterious crime.
Additional details of the mystery are revealed with each package. You can choose from four great games.
The game subscription boxes lead you into an online/offline mystery. After that, you will receive an additional box each month with further items to help you solve the puzzle. Clues lead you to search on the web for answers and test your detection skills.
As soon as you open your murder mystery subscription box you find yourself immersed in the perfect crime.
Deadbolt Mystery Society Monthly Box is for lovers of mystery/suspense & for those who enjoy solving puzzles.
Each month subscribers receive a new stand-alone case, everything that is needed to close the case is included.
These monthly games subscription boxes are designed for sleuths & puzzle enthusiasts!
Intriguing characters and compelling scenarios bring these mystery boxes to life. Internet access is required via your smartphone or tablet.
Subscribe to Cosy Killers and solve crimes from your armchair
Can you crack a cold case? Now you can have a go at doing just that with a Cosy Killers subscription box.
Each case story lasts a year, what better motivation is there to organise a family night in each month. The box is delivered directly to your door and packed full of intrigue, clues, vintage memorabilia and keepsakes.
You will find a selection of puzzles, ciphers, suspects, back stories and false leads.
The cases are complex and challenging.
You can work solo or in a family team, you can also join a private Facebook group for chats and tips.
Puzzles and Conundrums Family Board Games
There are many board games to choose from for you to enjoy on family games night at home. Take a look at the following.
If you love to untangle puzzles, ciphers and mystifying enigmas to reveal the story within then Madmen and Heroes is another monthly subscription box for you.
These standalone mystery challenges are rooted in history – you can choose stories from folklore or real life resistance movements throughout history.
So, step into our parlor and relax, we have a story to tell and puzzles to solve.
As you solve unique and compelling puzzles a story unfolds, each month’s box is a standalone game for family groups to play and enjoy.
When Albert Einstein died, his brain was dissected and stolen. Test your Gray Matter to help find and reassemble the stolen brain fragments.
This unique subscription box delivers a multi-layered puzzle each month that contributes to the story of the Gray Matter Sodality and its unusual mission.
In your box you will receive a small piece of mail each month consisting of a puzzle that contributes to the fascinating story of GMS. The puzzle is self-contained and has all you need to complete it, unraveling a thrilling story by way of unusual and challenging puzzles.
Now you can bring all of the fun of a mystery games night into your own home. Escape the Crate delivers you different time-traveling adventure delivered every OTHER month.
Work with your family to solve challenging riddles and puzzles.
Subscribe today for an 1-hour-long game for your family game nights
Each Box includes: ciphers, letters, sleuthing tools, puzzles, and more.
You can partly play online by entering codes to find out if you have discovered the correct answers.
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By the way they make great gifts too, so why not send one to a friend for their family to play too, add a bit of competition to the mix, see who solves the mystery first.
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