Scotland Yard


Scotland Yard is an easy to learn, yet intense board game! This makes the perfect strategy game for your family game nights as you all must work together to catch the chosen criminal.

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The criminal mastermind known as Mister X has managed to escape Scotland Yard, it is now up to you and Scotland Yard’s famous detectives to find and catch him! Using travel tickets you will chase him by taxi, bus, and even the underground, taking you around Piccadilly Circus, the River Thames, and to Paddington Station. Will you be able to capture this dangerous criminal before it’s too late?

This classic detective game is recommended for 3-6 players aged 8 years and over. The game usually lasts around 45 minutes and is great at promoting teamwork and strategic thinking.

Scotland Yard Gameplay

In games of Scotland Yard, one player will take on the role of Mr. X. The criminal must move around the map of London by taking either taxis, buses or the underground. Remaining players will take on the role of detectives and also move around London to try and find Mr. X. However, while the mode of transportation for the criminal is always known, his exact location is not. To win the game the detectives must work together and predict what his next moves may be!

Game Components

Find the full list of components below:

  • Game Board
  • Playing Figures x6
  • Starting Station Cards x18
  • Taxi Tickets x54
  • Bus Tickets x43
  • Underground Tickets x23
  • “Mr.X” Tickets x5
  • Double-Move Tickets x2
  • Travel Log
  • “Mr.X” Visor
  • Game Rules

Additional information

Weight 0.9 kg
Max Players


Min Players


Game Length

Medium (30-90 mins)


Easy to Play


Crime, Mystery






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