We posted this Nancy Drew moment from The Silent Spy today:
To poke fun at Nancy, she is always collecting things. Things that are immediately available and things that belong to other people. Pretty much everything in sight! We could call her a kleptomaniac, but really! Don’t we, ourselves, enjoy collecting things in the games?
To be fair, there are a lot of broken things or things that are missing some parts. Wouldn’t it be our duty to put them back where they all go properly? This is a proud job for us! Outsiders of the Nancy Drew universe may say something like “Hey, why did you just steal those cards?” and we can respond with a rational answer like “They are an incomplete set! I need to take them to where the remaining card(s) are so that they are complete. It’s Nancy Drew logic.” And we crazy Nancy Drew nerds would understand.
However, it is a little different when there are extra elements available for grabs in the games, like lots of food to try, or bonus charms or souvenirs to purchase. While some simply want to collect things and see what cool toys and gadgets are available, others like to see if they get an award for collecting everything…
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