Archive for February, 2011


Valentine

Yesterday was Valentine’s Day!  It’s the perfect day to tell that special someone just how you feel.  Plus it is great time to send a few Valentine’s messages to friends and family.  Of course sometimes there’s a secret admirer sending you love notes, and nothing creates a better mystery than romance!  All along her adventures, […]

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Valentine’s Day Update.

It’s a sure busy Monday! People brought in some cookies and cupcakes to share (how nice!). There is a lot of things I want to mention, oh where to start…? There is new carpeting in the entrance to our offices (and we can still smell the new carpet adhesive), I saved a ladybug’s life, had […]

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Weekend Puzzle

Hiyo! I hope everyone is doing well. We’ve been busy, as I’m sure you’ve seen. There’s been a whole bunch of new content in the past couple of weeks, and we’ve got a bit more to go! Nancy Drew Mobile Mysteries: Shadow Ranch is on its way, and we’re giving it the “red carpet” treatment. […]

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Partner Contest Winners!!

Congrats to Kate and Jolee for winning the Nancy Drew Partner Contest!!(Out of a list of the judges’ favorites, these two were picked randomly). Here’s Kate’s entry: “Nancy Drew. You can just tell by her name that she is a determined, smart, and courageous girl detective. She is famous for solving hundreds of mind-baffling mysteries. […]

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Box Art and Old Radio Shows

We took a look at a proof of a box layout plus the embossing design, it’s is pretty cool to see our boxes from its early stages to the finished product. Also, another cover design for a new game is in the process of being fully illustrated (now that the layout design was decided upon). […]

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Smelly fridges and clues under our noses. *Sniff*

I’m having quite a different day today. Office updates include the following: There’s a new office puzzle we are working on during our lunch breaks in the kitchen, (maybe I’ll post a picture when it starts to take formation), something smells in one of our refrigerators and we have yet to find the cause, testing […]

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Office Cases, art, and Cursed Puzzles!

Our production department is scurrying to get a beta build done for some serious testing. This is the fast and busy part for them and I’m excited to test out this early version of the game. (I occasionally sneak a peek at some environment art, which is so beautiful and rich!) As for me, today […]

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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 […]

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Fans have great minds.

Not much on office news today. It’s a Monday and therefore it is the wake-up day of the week. I’ve been catching up on some art surrounding the game covers, and I’ve also been reading the message boards. We are very interested in reading about what our fans are talking about, it’s so much fun […]

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Weekend Puzzle

It’s Friday! Yup, that means two wonderful things. One – I get to stop by and spread some end of the week cheer. 🙂 And Two – Weekend Puzzle! Jackalope’s been keeping things running well around here. It has been quite a busy Winter for us. Usually we get a little time to relax at […]

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