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THE FANS VOTED; HER INTERACTIVE DELIVERS
Nancy Drew: Collector’s Edition Fan Favorites Launches Today for PC
BELLEVUE, Wash., November 1, 2010 – Her Interactive asked, and Nancy Drew fans answered. Today, Her Interactive launches the Nancy Drew: Collector’s Edition Fan Favorites, a collectible tin featuring an exclusive journal and the top three games in the award-winning Nancy Drew PC Adventure series as voted on by the fans. Taking top honors are Treasure in a Royal Tower, The Secret of Shadow Ranch, and Curse of Blackmoor Manor. Launching just in time for the holidays, the games are packaged in a one-of-a-kind collector’s tin with a Nancy Drew-inspired journal – perfect for the mystery lover on any list.
“We have the most avid fan base, so this is our gift to them – a collection of their favorite games combined with Nancy Drew memorabilia they will only find here,” says Megan Gaiser, CEO of Her Interactive. “For those who are new to the series, this is a perfect introduction. And, for our most loyal fans, it’s an opportunity to relive some beloved adventures.”
The Collector’s Edition tin features stunning Nancy Drew artwork from the game covers and is the perfect place to keep games or hide clues. The collection also includes a specially designed journal complete with original, never-before-seen game concept sketches and pages for keeping track of clues. This is a must have for every Nancy Drew fan!
Treasure in a Royal Tower is the fourth Nancy Drew game in the PC Adventure Series. As Nancy, you are trapped in a castle and discover clues to uncover a legendary secret left by Marie Antoinette. In the series’ tenth game, The Secret of Shadow Ranch, you take a ride into terror to rein in a ghostly secret. And in the eleventh game, Curse of Blackmoor Manor, you’ll delve into dark legends lurking in the shadows of an English mansion.
Nancy Drew: Collector’s Edition Fan Favorites is available exclusively online at www.HerInteractive.com and Amazon.com for a suggested retail price of $49.99, and quantities are limited. The games are playable on Windows PCs. Treasure in a Royal Tower, The Secret of Shadow Ranch, and Curse of Blackmoor Manor are rated E for Everyone by the ESRB.
About Her Interactive:
Her Interactive is the leading mystery-maker and pioneer of fun and inspiring interactive mystery adventures played by females, young and old. The company, with 23 awards to its name, designs, develops and publishes high-quality, mystery adventure games and is the world leader in the mystery gaming category. Her Interactive’s Nancy Drew games have sold more than 8 million units with each game surpassing sales of the prior. This success, in part, is buoyed by the ever-increasing numbers 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, the Nancy Drew series has outsold Harry Potter, Myst and Tomb Raider.
More information about the company and the Nancy Drew games can be found at www.HerInteractive.com.
About Nancy Drew:
Nancy Drew debuted in 1930 and is still going strong in 2010, as she celebrates her 80th anniversary. 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.
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