The inspector/facilitator role is essential for the game to work. He/she facilitates the entire evening.
The other characters can be taken from the audience and briefed before game play starts, OR you can select a group to play your suspects in advance of the night and give them time to get fluent in their roles and answers.
The rest of the guests are fully included in the game as they’ll be asking questions throughout the night.
Inspector Trout – The faciliting Inpsector.
essential to the cast – Inpsector Trout has an unsual method of solving an enquiry as he involves everyone!
Anton Addemup – Smooth accountant.
Anton would prefer to be back in the city, not stranded at his client’s house amid flooded fields. His smart suit shows his worth.
Jessie Jolly – Hospitable housekeeper.
Jessie always looks on the bright side and is enjoying having a full house for once. She’s chosen a jokey apron to cheer up the party.
Fred Fixer – Practical handyman.
Fred runs the local garage and can turn his hand to most things. He’s still in his work overalls.
Katie Keene – Cashier with ambition.
Katie may only work at a garage but she knows she’s got talent for more. She’s dressed to impress from behind the counter.
Robin Reedie – New resident.
Nature loving Robin and his wife Roxanne moved into West Wettering just in time to be flooded! He’s fashionably kitted out for the countryside.
Roxanne Reedie – Newly-wed dress designer.
Roxanne, just married to Robin, hopes to develop a range of nature-themed clothing. She’s wearing a prototype.
Additional characters in the 8 cast game:
Sam Sump – Exhausted engineer.
After working round the clock to repair flood defences, Sam’s found something dry to change into, but it’s certainly not smart.
Glenda Goode – Retired teacher.
Glenda’s the heart of village life, knowing many of the locals since they were at school. She’s neatly dressed in an older fashion.
Additional characters in the 10 cast game:
Tyrone Transit – Delivery driver with attitude.
Tyrone delivers parcels with a smile, and does his best to make his uniform look that little bit different.
Deidre Dose – Dedicated doctor.
Deidre has gone beyond the call of duty in reaching her patients through the floods while still looking thoroughly professional.
Additional characters in the 13 cast game:
Barry Block – Stranded camper.
Barry is dressed for camping in the countryside. Unfortunately the holiday’s been washed out.
Belinda Block – Stranded camper.
Belinda packed for a sunny camping holiday. She’s wishing she’d paid more attention to the weather forecast.