• Murder in Wonderland Mystery

    Murder in Wonderland Mystery

    It has been two weeks since Alice's initial visit to Wonderland, when she went on her crazy adventure after following a rabbit carrying a pocket watch. But when The Caterpillar is found murdered below his mushroom, Alice and all the other residents of Wonderland become suspects in a murder investigation, as well as under suspicion to determine who, or what, drove everyone in Wonderland mad!

  • The Halloween Party Murder Mystery

    The Halloween Party Murder Mystery

    It’s the night of Ben and Aria Tate’s annual Halloween party, and they go all out to impress their close-knit group of friends. Then, the arrival of a video, which shows the gruesome slaying of one of the party guests, turns this innocent Halloween party into a murder investigation! Who killed Jules Parker? Why? What motive did they have to video the murder and address it to one of the party guests? The killer is among them, it’s up to the guests to find the murderer and uncover his or her psychopathic motives!

  • Salem Witches Murder Mystery Game

    Salem Witches Murder Mystery Game

    The year is 1692, and the residents of Salem Town are panicked. Accusations of witchcraft are flying, and even the most pious men and women are being accused, imprisoned and, if they don’t confess, sent to the gallows and hanged. The only light inside the one-room prison comes from the full moon, and a mist has settled over the fields, leaving an eerie blue grey glow over the town. The accused women sit inside the prison. It’s damp, cold, and tempers are rising. It doesn’t help that Ann Putnam, one of the most ferocious accusers, is now also imprisoned and has begun verbally attacking everyone! Suddenly, a flash of light and smoke fills the large cell. When the smoke clears, Ann Putnam is dead! Who killed her, why, and most importantly, are there really witches among them, and if so, who? Salem Witches All-Female and Co-ed uses characters from the actual witch trials, and whenever possible stays true to the stories of the original victims (while, of course, taking liberties when necessary to create a compelling mystery).

  • The Pirates Revenge Murder Mystery Party

    The Pirates Revenge Murder Mystery Party

    The captain has been found murdered in his quarters. Suddenly, the pirate crew are suspects. Everyone is, by definition, a scoundrel, but which one of these salty dogs actually killed the captain?

  • Vampires vs. Werewolves Mystery Party

    Vampires vs. Werewolves Mystery Party

    Vampires and werewolves face off once again! The peace treaty is broken when word comes of a vampire/werewolf hybrid that has been summoned to the area by one of the suspects. Was it vampire or werewolf who summoned it, and why would they break the treaty after 50 years of peace? A compelling non-murder mystery with an open setting, designed to fit your party, wherever you hold it!

  • The Phantom of the Auction House

    The Phantom of the Auction House

    The perfect mystery for any party! Two mysteries to solve - the identity of the killer and the mystery of the enigmatic Phantom!

  • A Steampunk Murder Mystery Party

    A Steampunk Murder Mystery Party

    The year is 1857 and steam power rules, from the upper echelons of society to the gutters of London's Old Town. Here in the countryside sits Harrison House, a humble estate with a staff of just 20 servants. Harrison House is home to widow Lady Steeles, her daughter Evangeline, servants and, from time to time, friends and passers-by. Tonight was to be a festive celebration in honour of both of Lady Evangeline Steeles' 21st birthday and also her engagement to Mr. Bartholemew Payne. A mysterious and priceless gift is delivered to Lady Evangeline – one that carries a dark and powerful secret. But when Mr. Payne is found dead at the bottom of a cliff, the celebration quickly turns into a murder investigation! Who pushed him? Where is the legendary Moonstone? With a cast of characters and lore only found in the Steampunk universe, this mystery is sure to end up hotly debated by suspects and guests alike.

  • A Flapper Murder at the 1920’s Speakeasy! Murder Mystery Party Game

    A Flapper Murder at the 1920’s Speakeasy! Murder Mystery Party Game

    Take a trip back in time to the Roaring 20's - a time of flappers, gangsters, prohibition and speakeasies. Solve the mystery of who killed Fanny Birchwood in either the co-ed or all-female version of our best-selling murder mystery party game!

  • A Vampire Murder Mystery Party

    A Vampire Murder Mystery Party

    Deep in the forest and miles from civilization, a castle sits high atop a mountain. This is home to a clan of vampires, the leader of which is about to be found staked in his coffin! Not everyone is who they seem in this classic vampire murder mystery party!

Looking for an easy, hassle-free murder mystery game to suit your unique party?

Isn’t it Frustrating to find the perfect mystery theme, only to discover it only allows for 8 guests, when 12 will be attending your party? How disappointing to have to abandon the theme you want because the mystery party company doesn’t offer a version for your number of guests. That’s why we offer a number of variations to our mysteries, and if we don’t have the one you need, we can usually create the version you need. We think it’s time that a mystery party company started offering you what you need.

Why Choose Shot In The Dark Mysteries?

The Original Mingle Mystery Investigation

No scripts, rounds or silly stunts; a genuine investigation that gets your guests sleuthing as a detective would, searching for the person who had the motive, means and opportunity to commit the murder.

The Host Can Be A Suspect

We hosts work hard to throw parties, and we believe that you, as the host, should be able to take on a suspect role if you choose and solve the mystery as well. You should get to have just as much fun as your guests!

The Best Customer Service

This is not just some hobby we do in our spare time. Mystery parties are ALL we do – we eat, sleep and breathe this company, and we pride ourselves on being here to serve our clients worldwide through email and live chat.