The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause is a murder mystery dinner party game for 8 to 20 guests – download the free introductory pdf file. It can be expanded up to 30 players with the addition of an Extra Character Packet – click here for more details about those.
It's a contemporary murder mystery game that takes place at the Christmas Party of the law firm Lie, Cheat & Steal. With this many lawyers & politicians involved there is sure to be plenty of back stabbing going around.
It's time for the annual Christmas Party for the law firm Lie, Cheat and Steal, a powerhouse law firm with influential ties to business, government and politics. This party is one that everyone is just dying to attend. Quite literally that is. Mr. A. Big Scam, who was the next in line to become Partner in the firm, was found stuffed up his chimney in the Santa suit he was going to wear to the party!
Someone leaked a statement to the press stating that Mr. Lie will be announcing his retirement and replacement at the party tonight. With Mr. Scam dead who will be the one to get this lofty and very sought after partnership?
Note: While there is a murder that takes place before the game, in keeping with our standards there is also a murder that takes place at the party.
The Santa Clause lasts for about four hours and is suited to an evening. It is often played over a meal – a finger buffet if possible to allow guests to circulate and talk in private.
The free introductory pdf file contains a list of all the guests, an invitation to send to your guests, an example character, a copy of the The Dirty Daily – plus details of how to buy the game.
Buying The Santa Clause
The Santa Clause costs $39 (US dollars). That works out at about 28 GB pounds or 28 Euro, depending on the exchange rate charged by your credit card. (You can use the XE.com Personal Currency Assistant to check the amount.)
To purchase The Santa Clause, follow these three steps.
Step 2: Read the intro and see what you think of the game!
Step 3: Go back to the Dinner and a Murder Mystery Games online shop and buy the game on their secure site. After you've entered your credit card details, you'll be emailed the location of the main pdf files, plus the password required to unlock them. You can then download those files and enjoy the game!
Terms of Trade
Remember that if you buy The Santa Clause, you are buying it from Dinner and a Murder Mystery Games. Don't forget to read their license conditions.