My Account
Your cart is currently empty.
Shop by Age Shop by Players Kids Family Strategy Card Party Puzzles Toys Extras
Funagain Frank's Adventures Funagain Points System Funagain Membership System Ashland, Oregon Eugene, Oregon Free shipping at $80! Facebook
AT $80!
Scotland Yard
Get Funagain Points by submitting media! Full details, including content license, are available here.
You must be logged in to your account to submit media. Please click here to log in or create a free account.

Scotland Yard


List Price: $40.00
Your Price: $32.00
(20% savings!)
(Worth 3,200 Funagain Points!)

This item is out of stock indefinitely []. You can still add the item to your cart and we will ship it to you as soon as it becomes available! We do not expect it within the 30-day period for .


Notify me if/when this item becomes available:
(you will be asked to log in first)

Ages Play Time Players
10+ 45 minutes 3-6

Please Login to use shopping lists.

Product Description

It’s a covert game of cat and mouse set on the streets of London! Criminal mastermind Mr. X has escaped Scotland Yard and it’s up to you, the detectives, to catch him! Use your travel tickets to anticipate his movements, chasing him by taxi, bus, and underground, around Picadilly Circus, along the River Thames, and through Paddington Station. Will you apprehend this dangerous criminal or will he disappear in the London fog?

How to Play:

1. Choose a Mr. X and give that player a player piece, travel log with cover, and special travel tickets. Give the remaining players – the detectives – their player pieces and travel tickets.

2. Players draw cards indicating the number of the station where they will begin play and place their player pieces on those stations. Mr. X draws a card indicating his starting space and notes it in his travel log without placing his player piece there.

3. Players take turns selecting the appropriate travel tickets (taxi, bus, underground) to move them from station to station, anticipating Mr. X’s arrival. Mr. X notes his moves in his secret travel log, surfacing only on specific moves but revealing the ticket he uses to get to his next undisclosed location.

4. Players work together to anticipate where Mr. X will surface next and beat him to that station.

5. If a player piece is on the station Mr. X noted in his secret travel log, that player wins the game. If all players use all travel tickets without capturing Mr. X, Mr. X wins the game.

Product Information


  • 1 game board
  • 6 playing pieces
  • 29 start tickets
  • 130 tickets for different means of transportation
  • 1 travel log for Mr. X
  • 1 visor for Mr. X
  • 2 inserts
  • 2 rings for bobbies

Product Reviews


Average Rating: 4.4 in 5 reviews

by Ken
Good for young kids, too
December 18, 2014

This is one of our family's favourite games. Even my 6-year-old son plays; he really likes wearing the hat. I matched the London layout to a bus, underground, and street map when I was laid up with a broken leg, so I can vouch for the general accuracy of the map. As another reviewer said, you can play with two. When I play with my son, he gets to see where Mister X is all of the time.

by Anonymous
April 13, 2008

This game is a thrill a minute and the more people you have the better. We could play for hours. The opportunity for "MR. X" to escape using his mystery tickets, and the "police" having to strain their minds to remember where Mr. X has been and where he could be makes for an exciting game.

Note: this review refers to a different release of this product.
Also works as a two-player game
January 10, 2011

Fun game. My wife and I play frequently. You don't really need three players. For a two-player game, just have one player control Mister X and the other controls all the detectives. Good for kids and adults alike.

Note: this review refers to a different release of this product.

Show all 5 reviews >

Other Resources for Scotland Yard:

Board Game Geek is an incredible compilation of information about board and card games with many descriptions, photographs, reviews, session reports, and other commentary.