Crypt Monkey Studios
  • Jack the Ripper

    You are trapped in a dark warehouse and one of your fellow Scavenger Hunters is the notorious Jack the Ripper, you just don't know which one.

    Are You Jack?

  • A fast paced card game that pits players against each other as they race to be the first to exit a house infested with demons.
    Second place gets the same prize as last, an eternity of being the food and playthings of demons.
  • Jack the Ripper Successfully Funded!

    With support of backers from all over the world, Jack the Ripper has been unleashed!

  • Get Your Jack Gear @

Crypt Monkey Studios Games
Welcome to the Crypt Monkey Studios Games site!
Crypt Monkey Studios is a creator of Role Playing Games and Primer Games that are wrapped in themes of dark fantasy, horror, science fiction, and comedy.
From this site you can learn about our games while we are developing them and after they have been released. You can also read our Scraps here. Scraps are free story content that we publish serially for all of our games even after release. With Scraps, you can continue to learn more about the game world long after the first time you play the game!
If you have any questions or comments, you can send them to us over at our corporate site ( with the Contact Us form. is also a great place to learn about employment and other opportunities with us.
We hope you’ll enjoy the site and tell us what you think about our games, our upcoming games, and what else you would like to see from us in the future.
Recent Blogs
Click on the blog titles below to read the whole story. And after words, use our Contact Us form or our FAQ form to let us know your questions and comments.
Introducing the HoP Primary Artist
January 07, 2018 08:01 pm CST
This blog post for House of Possession 
In the next several weeks, we’ll be opening the Kickstarter for House of Possession. So, I thought this was a wonderful time to introduce the Primary Artist for this project, Alejandro Castillo.

A few months ago, we sent out a request for artist submissions to help us finish our House of Possession game. During this process, we considered over f ...
by Ty Rucker
House of Possession is Coming Soon!
October 31, 2017 10:35 pm CDT
This blog post for House of Possession 
First, if you are going to be at Midwest Gamefest near Kansas City this weekend, come find our booth. We're looking forward to another great weekend of gaming and sharing Jack the Ripper with you.

When we began the process of launching Jack the Ripper, it slowed the progress of House of Possession. On top of that, Con Season took every other momen ...
by Ty Rucker
Jack the Ripper – Panic Play Free Download!
June 27, 2017 07:45 pm CDT
This blog post for Jack the Ripper 
Do you find yourself wondering if Jack the Ripper can be a more brutal and vicious game? Well the answer is a resounding yes. We finally have the Jack the Ripper – Panic Play rule set available for free download!

Let me just say, I know that I recently told some of you Geekway to The West and DieCon attendees that this would be available a few w ...
by Ty Rucker
New Site Updates
October 23, 2016 04:48 pm CDT
As you have likely noticed if you have ever been to before, there are a few changes around here! We have update the site design and added a few pages as well. On the Jack the Ripper site you’ll find we have updated the Get Jack! page and added a Resources page (with links to videos and articles about Jack the Ripper) and a Do ...
by Ty Rucker
JtR Backer Play Mat Options!
September 07, 2016 08:50 pm CDT
This blog post for Jack the Ripper 
Last month was great, I really enjoyed speaking with some of you throughout the course of the Kickstarter campaign and I had a blast at Gen Con too. We got to meet Mikey Mason and Christian Doyle and it was just an amazing time.

So for you Jack the Ripper KICKSTARTER backers, we wanted to share the designs for the play mats you may choose from. Yo ...
by Ty Rucker
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