Playing With Murder Blog
Welcome to the Playing With Murder Blog where you will find mystery party hosting tips, featured parties, game releases, and more information to help you throw your next murder mystery party.
Aug 29, 2016 1:00:30 PM
Aug 15, 2016 4:56:49 PM
Aug 4, 2016 10:34:46 AM
Another day, another mystery! Or at least that’s how it works for us. :-)
Today’s party is Casino: Dead Money, by Christa.
Christa did a great job with setting up a casino for her party that included a whiskey bar with a recipe list for cocktails, streamers made from decks of cards, and a photo booth with props!:Read More
May 2, 2016 11:18:00 AM
Today’s post brings you yet another exciting murder mystery party - There Might Be No Christmas by Twila.
Everyone really got in character for this one! The cast included Ms. Claus, two reindeer, a snowman, a Christmas tree with music-playing ornaments, and many others.Read More
Mar 25, 2016 3:19:00 PM
Today’s post showcases another murder mystery party, Jazz Age Jeopardy as run by Crystal!
Crystal had this to say about Jazz Age Jeopardy:
"This was my First time hosting a Murder Mystery, and first time attending a Murder Mystery that was SO involved. I am SO happy I chose Playing With Murder - Jazz Age Jeopardy for my Birthday Party..."Read More
Mar 22, 2016 2:31:00 PM
Today we are highlighting our current featured mystery party, Murder in Manhattan as run by Celsey B! The event featured a mashed potato bar (something that I now desperately need to try), and some truly awesome skyline decorations!Read More
Mar 14, 2016 4:09:47 PM
Mar 1, 2016 3:57:00 PM
Nov 5, 2015 4:57:22 PM
That’s all changing!
We've heard these requests and are happy to announce that we have expanded all of our games to handle over 100 guests!Read More
Aug 14, 2015 3:00:33 PM
Aug 14, 2015 2:54:46 PM
- Guest count
- Era and Theme: What scene will you create? (ie Roaring 20's, Mardi Gras, etc)
- Game Type: Interactive or scripted game?
- Game Format: Downloadable or boxed game kit?
I'll walk you through each choice and let you know how your decision will affect your party.Read More
Jul 27, 2015 5:34:57 PM
Feb 14, 2015 3:58:28 PM
Oct 17, 2014 4:08:44 PM
Aug 20, 2014 8:13:38 PM
Greetings friends and fellow mystery aficionados!
Today’s post is our Featured Party for the month of August: Jen Lyles ran Malachai Stout’s Family Reunion for a group of 75 (!!!) at her own family reunion.Read More
Jul 7, 2014 3:56:00 PM
Today’s post is our Featured Party for the month of July: Ann-Marie Borden ran Jazz Age Jeopardy, and we’ve rarely seen anyone who put so much ingenuity and effort into preparation, decoration, food and costuming!Read More
Nov 30, 2013 5:24:33 PM
Playing With Murder is pleased to announce the launch of Jazz Age Jeopardy, an evening of rollicking entertainment and intrigue at the Cat's Meow, a swinging 1920's jazz club.Read More
Sep 11, 2013 5:56:22 PM
Today we’d like to highlight a mystery party thrown by one of our wonderful customers. This will give you, the reader, the opportunity to see just how another host has turned her mystery party into an awesome and fun event. Hopefully it inspires your next party!Read More
Feb 5, 2013 5:11:53 PM
Playing With Murder is pleased to announce the launch of Dead Money, an evening of gambling and entertainment at the Lady Lux, a casino owned by the wealthy Dona Mancini.Read More
Sep 29, 2012 2:12:08 PM
Hello friends and fellow mystery aficionados!
I promised you all a very special update, and I’m extremely excited to tell you that, after many months of design, our new, full length, horror-based party is finally ready!
Sep 19, 2012 2:10:21 PM
Hello friends and fellow mystery aficionados!
Playing With Murder is thrilled to announce the launch of two new full length mystery parties, as well as a brand new mini-mystery!
Jan 25, 2012 2:09:06 PM
Playing With Murder is extremely pleased to announce our first murder mystery expansion! We have updated the Set Sail for Disaster murder mystery party to include seven brand new, fully-integrated characters.Read More
Oct 20, 2011 2:07:50 PM
Welcome friends and fellow mystery aficionados!
Playing With Murder is pleased to announce the launch of four brand new mini-mysteries!
Apr 12, 2011 2:07:00 PM
Playing With Murder is very pleased to announce the release of our latest mini, An Inquisition of Vampires.Read More
Dec 16, 2010 2:03:47 PM
Ho ho ho and Merry Christmas friends and fellow mystery aficionados! Or is it?
In celebration of the holiday season, Playing With Murder is thrilled to announce the release of our latest mini, There Might Be No Christmas.
Oct 5, 2010 2:02:03 PM
Hello friends and fellow mystery aficionados! With Halloween less than a month away, now is the perfect time to prepare for a Murder Mystery Party!Read More
Sep 10, 2010 4:59:35 PM
Hello friends and fellow mystery aficionados, and welcome back to Playing With Murder! We're celebrating the fall season with the release of a brand new product line, our Murder Mystery Miniseries! Response to our full length, deluxe mysteriesRead More