Who doesn’t love a good murder mystery? I know I do! With true crime shows and documentaries trending through the roof, it’s safe to say you’re also a fan (or someone you know is.)

Created by longtime friends Ryan Hogan and Derrick Smith, Hunt a Killer may just be the next big thing in this pop-culture craze. This real-time board game indulges true crime curiosity in a brand-new format that’s both engaging and interactive. The 30-day murder mystery subscription box takes players off the couch and into the action, employing them to unravel fictional crimes. And right now, you can get 20% off your first box by using code ‘LOCALITE’ at checkout.

Participants are presented with new clues and tasks for each month, which are woven into the twist and turns of the developing plot. Clues come in the form of medical records, audio recordings, newspaper clippings, and other fascinating indicators. You never know what you’re going to get — that’s the fun part! 

These intricate investigations take six sequential boxes to solve and arrive on a monthly basis. In order to stay on top of things, players are encouraged to string together the proper evidence before their next box arrives! 

This electrifying pressure makes Hunt a Killer way more exciting than and practically incomparable to other at-home games. In fact, there’s even an online community and Facebook group for subscribers to reference when they’re stumped! If your sleuthing skills go above and beyond, you also have the option to expedite your next box. 

Hunt a Killer boasts a community of 100,000 members and counting, but this impressive number isn’t all that surprising. It’s an activity like no other, combining the intrigue of escape rooms, true crime storylines, and game night all in one box! It also makes for the perfect gift — a total home run for the murder mystery aficionado in your life. If you’re looking to put a creative spin on a date night or your next gathering with friends, Hunt a Killer will impress. Plus, with Halloween right around the corner, now’s the perfect time to embrace your inner detective! 

Psst, we’ll let you in on your first clue — get 20% off your first box by going to and using promo code ‘LOCALITE’ at checkout. While you’re there, be sure to check out their totally cool true-crime podcast as well

Do you have what it takes to Hunt a Killer? I dare you to find out how entertaining this subscription is for yourself!


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