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Happy Thanksgiving 2017!

We will be out of the office in celebration of our Thanksgiving break. We’ll be back in on Monday. Have a great thanksgiving filled with great food and surrounded by family and good friends! Head’s up! Friday starts our big Weekend sale! Come back later and shop here. Here’s your weekend puzzle, a simple identify-that-game […]

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Tuesday Thoughts

This week’s thoughts for Tuesday features Hotchkiss. What possesses a non-meat-eater to suddenly consume 50 drumsticks? -Little Jackalope

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Posted in: Blogs

Physical Games and Twitch Things

We will be having a big Black Friday-Cyber Monday weekend sale this weekend! As promised during the Twitch party, here’s the list of all the physical games that are still available. Once we run out, we will only sell the digital games: Dossier LCC Dossier RED 10 SHA 19 HAU 22 TOT 24 CAP 25 […]

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Day Four Twitch: CAP & Queso (Weekend Puzzle #359)

Tonight we conclude Nancy Drew: The Captive Curse LIVE on Twitch! Follow us here! In case you missed yesterday’s stream, you can watch it on YouTube here: Also, I promised you another great recipe: White Queso Cheese dip! Get our your slow cooker crockpot! This is the healthiest cheese dip I’ve ever come across. Yay […]

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Day Three Twitch: CAP

In between big holidays, I get excited about playing and showing off a Nancy Drew game of the past. I really love live streaming on Twitch! Hope you can join us today as we continue our monster hunt in Nancy Drew: The Captive Curse! Follow us here for free on Twitch! T-shirts update: 50% of […]

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Twitch Recipes: Peanut Butter Fudge

On a previous Twitch party I mentioned a few desserts. I promised everyone that I would share “CJ’s Peanut Butter Fudge” recipe with you. It’s not my own creation, that’s why it’s named. Ingredients & Supplies: 8 ounces unsalted butter, More butter or spray for greasing the pan 1 cup creamy peanut butter (make sure […]

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Posted in: Blogs, food, Twitch

Day Two Twitch: CAP and Black Forest Cake!

Tonight we continue to play The Captive Curse LIVE on Twitch! Follow us here. We will also be enjoying a slice of Black Forest Cake and a strudel, just like in the game. In case you missed it, here’s yesterday’s Twitch stream. If you ever are interested, you can go to our Twitch playlist on […]

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Posted in: Blogs, food, Podcast, Twitch, YouTube

Day One Twitch: The Captive Curse

We are about to start our first day playing Nancy Drew: The Captive Curse LIVE on Twitch! Come join us here for free. Also in today’s stream we are opening up some of these boxes on screen. There are 27 lucky recipients of the contests. Are one of these items yours? (They are already claimed […]

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DVD Wraps for Your Bookshelf!

If you haven’t seen the home page, we are letting you know that DVD cover art for the games are now available in PDF form for you to print out! Well, I’ve had most of them available for a while now, but just finished adding the last one. We’ve had several requests over the past […]

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Posted in: Blogs, digital download

Twitch in the Fall!

It’s well into fall here in the Pacific Northwest and that means beautiful leaves falling, gorgeous sunsets, homemade soups, blankets while reading books, a cup of tea and a good show…. and Nancy Drew: The Captive Curse! Well, you may not think of CAP as belonging in the fall, but I do. Even though it […]

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