Ga-ga for Games

Nancy Drew Mobile Mysteries is launching at the end of the month and Nancy will be making her debut on some of the latest-and-greatest technology available.  You could say this has made us a little crazy for fancy gadgets.  So we’ve been thinking about how new technology can be a big help in solving really tough cases.  Nancy has met quite a few characters that were all too happy to share their love of technology, and have been a huge help in cracking tough cases.  We’ve come up with a short-list of some extra helpful techno-crazed people that Nancy’s encountered over the years.

Rentaro Aihara from Shadow at the Water’s Edge is a quirky, lovable technophile who’s always building something or trying out the latest gadget.  He’s more than happy to let Nancy barrow his digital recorder or give her the scoop on his current ‘Do-It-Yourself’ projects.  Unfortunately Rentaro’s relationship with technology seems a bit rocky, as it always seems to be breaking or malfunctioning when he’s around.

In Nancy Drew Dossier: Resorting to Danger, George is more than happy to provide Nancy with a bomb-sniffing device to help her track down a mischievous prank-bomber.  But this is just the tip of the iceberg regarding George’s fascination with cool gadgets.  Nancy’s bestie is always finding an excuse to try out, check out, or use the latest inventions.  More than once, George’s techno-obsession has helped lead to a break in the case.

Some jobs require you to stay up-to-date with the newest technology, take John Grey, Paranormal Investigator from Last Train to Blue Moon Canyon.  His ghost hunting equipment represents some of the most recent innovations in tech, and he’ll need it if he’s going to get some tangible proof of ghosts!  Nancy may be a skeptic, but she’s more than happy to use these fancy gadgets to help her track down the most elusive of criminals.

And who could forget Krolmeister!  This technology giant has appeared in too many games to count.  With gadgets, gizmos, and thingamajigs for every walk of life, Krolmeister tech can be found around the globe and doing everything from shooting salads at high velocity, to large-format printers for fashion designers, or even bat detectors for the avid cave explorer.  If it exists, there’s probably a Krolmeister version available for purchase.

With all these technophiles and all the help they’ve given Nancy over the years, who wouldn’t be excited to embrace the newest gadgets and gizmos.  We certain Nancy’s going to be right at home on the newest technology.  Are you excited to experience a Nancy Drew mystery on your mobile device?

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