Some free mystery party scripts and games include "Sour Grapes of Wrath," "The Pungent Pumpkin Poisoner" and "Way out West." As of 2015, these scripts are available to download online from sites such as WhoDunItMysteries.com, MerryMurder.com, and FreeFormGames.com.
In "Sour Grapes of Wrath," players must act out the parts of six individuals to discover who killed Robert Killingsworth. Six months after buying a vineyard, Killingsworth died leaving behind mounting debts and a grieving widow. Tonight, six people arrive at the farm with a secret and possible motive for killing Killingsworth. This script includes four parts for women and three for men.
In the "The Pungent Pumpkin Poisoner," the Pungent Pumpkin Processing Company is celebrating its first year anniversary and the launch of a couple of great products. As the bosses and employees enjoy a meal, an unknown party poisons one of them using rat poison. This script and game can accommodate eight to 10 readers.
"Way out West" is set in the town of Cactus Gulch in 1884. This town sprang up as people searched for gold, bought land and moved to the west. As the town celebrates its 20th year, the railroad is coming to town. The free version of this script provides parts for 10 people, including a saloon owner, city slicker and a cast of shady characters.