26 entries in Games / Murder Game
  
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Phil D'Rey Who Done It? detective routine, ventriloquism props, no trick Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1943) 33
John Brown Cook, Arthur H. Buckley The Crime Doctor several spectators select a crime and write it down, performer divines all Gems of Mental Magic 69
Clettis V. Musson A Detective's Dream four cards with possible weapons and four cards with suspects Ireland's Yearbooks (Issue Yearbook 1949) 3
Gerald Kosky The Plot's the Thing two plots and routine for murder game The Phoenix 201 - 250 (Issue 217) 867
Milbourne Christopher The Mentalist Solves A Murder one of four men, blindfolded One Man Mental Magic 7
Jack Yates Murder Must Foul murder game, with instruction cards for spectators Minds in Close-Up 26
Howard A. Adams Da Da Da Dumm murder games using three spectators The New Phoenix 301-348 (Issue 307) 27
Gerald Kosky Prayer for the Dead several spectators sit in a circle, one selects to be "dead", performer divines him More Miracles in Mentalism 29
Ned Rutledge, James G. Thompson Jr. Murder, INC. murder game, with ten pieces of information and assistant organizing everything while performer is out of the room Between Two Minds 38
Orville Wayne Meyer It's Murder items from murder scene are taken by spectators and performer then knows who has what HEX! 99
Ben Christopher Mental Detective see also p. 728 for comment by Eric Kaufman The Pallbearers Review Vol. 5-8 (Vol. 8, No. 12) 677
Karl Fulves Murder, Inc. a red card in a packet is designated as killer and its position remembered, then black card with same value cut at same position, performer divines it allInspired byRelated to The Chronicles (Issue 25) 1314
Bob Hummer It's Murder with rotatable disk, spectator selects murder and victim while performer's back is turned, both are divinedVariations Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 40
Karl Fulves Murder in a Matchbox three match boxes, performer's back is turned and a small gun, a bill and a die are put in boxes, performer knows which object is where and what side is on top of the die Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 69
Howard Lyons It's Murder - No Book no book method, with rotatable disk, spectator selects murder and victim while performer's back is turned, both are divinedInspired by Bob Hummer's Collected Secrets 96
Mike Caveney A Bloody Prediction murder story, prediction of a stabbing wound, comedy routine Magicomedy 57
Thomas Alan Waters Cashseer box with rolls of bills, amount of bills is secretly removed and divined by performer, other variations:
- Poison (with small liquid bottles)
- Mr. Ree (murder mystery, clue)
- Essencery Perception (with five vials of perfume)
- ReMarkerable (color match)
Inspired by Mind, Myth & Magick (Issue Mynd) 553
Gay Ljungberg Murder Game murder story, spectator choose waepon and murderer, prediction written in a book at the end of a detective story Pabular (Vol. 8, No. 10) 1288
Jack Yates Clue six spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an X on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds different colored disc, murder gameVariations Clue and other Mysteries 51
Philip T. Goldstein Mix Me Deadly murder, weapon and victim chosen from game cards and divined, using single riffle shuffle Thavant 30
Karl Fulves Witness six spectators with cards and pens, one of them writes an X on his card behind performers back, those with red cards must speak truth, black must lie, performer finds murdererInspired byRelated toVariationsAlso published here Deceptive Practices 78
Sam Schwartz Partner in Crime version of "Witness" in which criminal has a partnerInspired byRelated to Deceptive Practices 80
Karl Fulves Pack of Lies No. 12, three red and black cards, spectators with red cards tell the truth, performer finds out who hides the Ace of DiamondsAlso published here Self-Working Close-up Card Magic 20
Karl Fulves Body of Evidence "Without Words", non-card version with twenty doll-house furnishings, murder mystery presentation Mutus Nomen 50
Christoph Borer Mord am runden Tisch prediction in envelope, murder and victim are predicted, various ideas for using the same method in different contexts Prevedere 20
Jim Steinmeyer Elementary! cards with victim, weapon and murderer, choice predicted Treacherous Impuzzibilities 35