Killing Thyme – Comedy Virtual Murder Mystery Challenge 27th July – 1st Aug 2021
Calling all armchair detectives, the game is afoot with another comedy mystery from the award winning MurderedforMoney Team.
Tuesday 27th July – Sun 1st August 2021
It is the annual Killington Annual Village Fete and Vegetable Show. As always the top prize for the most impressive vegetable is being fiercely contended, and this year, with the addition of a handsome cash prize for the winner, competition is intense.
There are squabbles over spinach, arguments over artichokes and tantrums over turnips, but things take an even more sinister turn when a body is discovered in the brocolli.
Will you be able to dig down to the root of the issue and weed out the offender(s)?
Another thrilling comedy mystery from the award winning MurderedforMoney team.
- Video footage
- Private Facebook Event Group (optional)
- Interrogation session (optional)
- Full instructions
Recommended for ages 11+
HOW TO PLAY
At 6pm on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday evening you will receive an email from us containing video footage, evidence, clues and information relating to the crime.
At a time convenient to yourself watch the videos and considered the clues. You may choose to watch them everyday, or save them up until the end of the week and binge!
Then on Saturday* evening, you have the option to attend a live interrogation of the suspects via zoom. With skilful questioning can you break the alibis, observe the twll tale body language and reveal hidden clues?
Once the interrogation is over you then have until 6.30pm on Sunday to submit your solution to be in with a chance to win a prize.
*If Saturday interrogations become full, we may open up additional sessions on Friday evening.
PLAY ON ANY DEVICE
You can play on any device on which you can receive emails and watch Youtube videos. This could be a phone, ipad, laptop, computer etc..
Tickets are £15 per household (+£1.76 admin fee)
WHAT OUR CUSTOMERS SAY
It was a fabulous experience and immense fun! Highly recommendable!!
Engaging, witty and draws you in! Excellent and interactive production
Everyone involved made such a great effort. The challenge was fun and exciting and very much needed as a distraction in the current situation.
Many thanks and congrats to the team for putting on a great experience.
This was a great self-paced mystery with an interesting story line. Complex enough to keep you thinking but not impossible to give us hope. It was entertaining to watch the characters live during the interrogation!
Thank you for getting our brains working and our suspicious minds racing.
great fun and linked us as a family over the miles having fun when we couldn’t visit.
LIVE OR RECORDED INTERROGATION
As part of the production we will be hosting live suspect interrogation sessions (via Zoom video conferencing). We hope you will join us and ask your questions, however for anyone who is not able to attend, or would prefer not to, a video of the sessions will be made available afterwards, so you will not miss a thing. If you would prefer not to attend the Live interrogation session, please buy a recording only ticket.
By taking part in the live interrogation session you are giving your agreement to being recorded and having the session placed as an unlisted Youtube video for the period of one week.
1st Prize: £50 Amazon voucher (winner to be chosen at random from all correct who-dunnit entries received)
Master Investigator award: Free ticket to August’s Virtual mystery challenge and Master Investigator certificate. This award is given for the most accurate and detailed explanation of how the murder(s) occurred. The winner will be chosen by the director of the mystery and their decision is final. No cash alternative is available.
Written by the marvellous Lesley Gunn