NEW YORK - February 23, 2023 - Leading free-to-play game publisher Tilting Point, indie puzzle game developer Haiku Games and global branded entertainment leader Hasbro, Inc., are bringing the classic mystery board game CLUE’s iconic Tudor Mansion and beloved cast of colorful suspects in a new episode in Adventure Escape Mysteries titled, “The Murder of Mr. Black.” Coming off of CLUE’s recently revamped image, The Murder of Mr. Black episode will include all of the board game’s iconic characters with their refreshed, dapperly appearances.
Free to all players from February 23 through March 20, Adventure Escape Mysteries players will investigate Mr. Boden “Boddy” Black’s murder by solving intricate puzzles as Detective Brown searches throughout the mansion. Players will meet the recently reimagined versions of classic characters from the CLUE board game such as Professor Plum, Chef White, Miss Scarlett, Solicitor Peacock, Colonel Mustard and Mayor Green, all of whom have been given an all-new look by Hasbro at the top of 2023. Unravel the murder mystery featuring multiple suspects each with their own motive for the crime.
“It’s such a perfect match to pair the iconic board game CLUE with Adventure Escape Mysteries to create the ultimate escape room experience for players,” said Kevin Segalla, Founder and CEO of Tilting Point. “We can’t wait to introduce a new generation of mystery fans to CLUE and hear players’ thoughts on this episode.”
In Adventure Escape Mysteries, players investigate cryptic clues, unravel mysteries, and solve puzzles in an immersive blend of escape room puzzles and traditional adventure games. Play over twenty unique mysteries, from solving murder mysteries as a detective to adventuring across the high seas as a pirate.
The classic mystery board game CLUE continues to entertain generations of mystery lovers for over 70 years and has been adapted across film, television, books, and more. CLUE continues to reach the newest generation of crime-solving fans through reimagined characters embodying the timeless spirit of adventure, mystery, and ingenuity.
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About Tilting Point
Tilting Point is a leading games publisher that powers up existing live games using deep marketing and product expertise, cutting-edge technology, Web2 to Web3 services, and a user acquisition war chest. Recognized as one of the top mobile game makers in the world by PocketGamer.biz in 2022, Tilting Point was founded in 2012, with offices in New York, Barcelona, Boston, Kyiv, Los Angeles, Seoul & San Diego. Tilting Point’s most successful games include SpongeBob: Krusty Cook-Off, Star Trek Timelines, and Warhammer: Chaos & Conquest.
Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to making the world a better place for all children, fans, and families. Hasbro delivers immersive brand experiences for global audiences through consumer products, including toys and games; entertainment through eOne, its independent studio; and gaming, led by the team at Wizards of the Coast, an award-winning developer of tabletop and digital games best known for fantasy franchises MAGIC: THE GATHERING and DUNGEONS & DRAGONS.
The company’s unparalleled portfolio of approximately 1,500 brands includes MAGIC: THE GATHERING, NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, BABY ALIVE, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, POWER RANGERS, PEPPA PIG and PJ MASKS, as well as premier partner brands. For the past decade, Hasbro has been consistently recognized for its corporate citizenship, including being named one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens by 3BL Media and one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute. Important business and brand updates are routinely shared on our Investor Relations website, Newsroom and social channels (@Hasbro @hasbrogamingofficial @officialclue @officialcluedo on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, and LinkedIn.)
About Haiku Games
Haiku Games is the independent game company behind the critically-acclaimed puzzle game, Adventure Escape Mysteries. Enjoyed by tens of millions of players, Adventure Escape Mysteries is a free to play collection of narrative-driven escape room puzzles. Adventure Escape Mysteries is available on iOS, Google Play, Windows, Amazon, Facebook Gaming, and Steam and has been repeatedly featured on numerous platforms because of its consistent high user reviews and unique design approach. For more information, please visit www.haikugames.com or Haiku Games’ social channels (Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, LinkedIn)