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Favorite Teen Sleuth Turns 85; Sets a Course for Danger and Discover in Latest Game 

BELLEVUE, Wash., May 19, 2015 – Leading video game publisher and developer Her Interactive today released Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness, the 32nd edition of its award-winning mystery adventure series exclusively for PC and Mac.  This latest installment has the iconic teen sleuth caught up in a brand new adventure filled with mystery and intrigue. Set in Iceland, the captain of a Dutch ship disappears into the night and it’s up to you, as Nancy Drew, to find the truth behind his mysterious exodus.  Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness is available now at all major retail stores and at www.herinteractive.com for an MSRP of $19.99.

In Sea of Darkness, the celebrated ship “Heerlijkheid” is usually the centerpiece of an Icelandic town’s local festival. However, now that its captain has disappeared, the renovated vessel has become an eerie distraction. Did Captain Magnus sail away with a legendary treasure, or was he carried off into the night? Take the helm as detective Nancy Drew and set a course for the Sea of Darkness!

“Nancy Drew made her debut 85 years ago, and at Her Interactive we feel extremely fortunate to be able to bring Nancy into the digital age with our series of mystery games for PC and Mac,” said Penny Milliken, CEO, Her Interactive. “We are humbled by our fan’s unwavering dedication to the Nancy Drew brand and their eager anticipation for the latest adventure, Sea of Darkness, which will continue to expand the series via meaningful and exciting new mysteries for fans, both new and old.”

Key game features include:

  • Explore a Ship Hold and Ice Caves! Solve puzzles and interrogate suspects as you retrace the steps of the missing captain.
  • Follow in the Wake of an Ancient Sea Legend! Learn the truth about the Heerlijkheid’s secret past and Iceland’s darkest days.
  • Chill with All Things Icelandic! Earn money by mastering your knowledge of the Land of Fire and Ice.
  • Earn Your Sea Legs! Master maritime knots, terms and seaworthy tasks dating back to the 1700s.
  • Select Difficulty Levels! Sleuth at Amateur or Master level and erase any mistakes without starting over.

Pricing and availabilityNancy Drew: Sea of Darkness is available now for $19.99 at www.herinteractive.com

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About Her Interactive:

Her Interactive is the leading mystery-maker and pioneer of fun and inspiring interactive entertainment. The company, with 30 awards to its name, designs, develops and publishes high-quality mystery adventure games and apps, and is the world leader in the mystery games category. Her Interactive’s Nancy Drew games have sold more than 9 million copies. This success, in part, is buoyed by the ever-increasing number of girls and women becoming avid game players. Nancy Drew players now include moms who have introduced their daughters to the girl detective, making her one of history’s longest-running iconic figures spanning generations. As the number-one PC mystery franchise since 2004, unit sales of the Nancy Drew game series have exceeded those of Harry Potter, Myst and Tomb Raider.

More information about the company and Nancy Drew games can be found at www.herinteractive.com.

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About Nancy Drew:

Nancy Drew debuted in 1930 and is still going strong. She is a smart, independent, gutsy and resourceful teen detective who can crack even the toughest case. Published in 22 languages and with more than 100 million copies in print worldwide, Nancy Drew has engaged readers and served as a role model globally for generations.

Copyright 2015 Her Interactive, Inc. All rights reserved. Mac and the Mac logo are trademarks of Apple Computer, Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Windows is a registered trademark of Microsoft Corporation in the U.S. and other countries. Nancy Drew is a registered trademark of Simon & Schuster, Inc.

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