The Mice of Riddle Place: The Mystery of Mrs. Wirth


Help solve the mystery of what is causing Mrs. Wirth's mysterious illness! In this game, the player will embark on an exciting journey using Science, Technology, Engineering and Math (STEM) in the exciting world of Riddle Place.

The game is designed to take an average of 30-35 minutes to play through and can be played in the classroom, at home or anywhere! Designed with feedback from 6-8th grade teachers and students, we’re excited to invite you on a STEM adventure!


  • Easy to use chapter-based system allows players to play from start to finish or focus on a particular section.
  • Companion guide for teachers includes engagement and extension activities for your classroom.
  • Next Generation Science Standards and Common Core Standards are outlined in easy-to-use visual format for busy teachers.
  • Players learn about conducting biomedical research through the use of biomedical equipment and gathering data.
  • Utilizing the scientific method, players determine the issues at hand and remediate Mrs. Wirth's environment.

This project was supported by the Office of the Director, National Institutes of Health under Award Number R41OD021311. The content is solely the responsibility of the authors and does not necessarily represent the official views of the National Institutes of Health.

Get This Game!

Free Download


Download For IPad


Download For OSX

Meadowlark Science and Education

Paulette Jones|Shaun Barnes

Special thanks to Patrick Dye

University of Montana

Dr. Andrij Holian|Charles Raffety


Evalutations: Jonathan Richtor

Classroom Evaluations

Hamilton Middle School - Hamilton, MTBecky McGillivray

Washington Middle School - Missoula, MTBrandy Thrasher

Hellgate Elementary - Missoula, MTBrent Heist

Target Range Middle School - Missoula, MTElaine Higeura|Jim Litz|Mike Plautz

Hellgate High School - Missoula, MTDave Oberbillig

University of Montana - Missoula, MT:Louey Winkler

Special Thanks To:


Steven Browne|Stephen Gade|Daniel Wiemals|Aaron Cameron|Jen Mills|Sean Rudolf|Jesse Davis|Andreas Freiburg |Cory Markellis|Wes Meeks

Voice Acting

Drew Arends|Samantha Buechler|Austin Roos|Christian Gold Stagg|Derick Louden|Couso Morpheus


Jesse Davis|Garion Holian|William Cook|Matthew Wellert|Haley Owens

Concept Art

Hanna Dillon|Stephen Gade|Lindy Jones|Phil Marcus|Rianna Trujillo


Melisa Schelvan|Kat Keegan|Katie Meade


Raymond Hamilton|Erik Kappelman