Escape from Colditz

Excalibre Games

$42 (but available many places for less)

8 and older

low

those dealing with World War 2

up to 6

Yes (depends on teacher)

30 minutes

15 minutes

2 hours (game has a set time limit)

One player is the German guard, the others are POWs trying to escape. Colditz was the escape-proof castle and was the subject for a PBS NOVA special as well. There is a novel based on the book, along with memoirs.