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Midnight in Salem Pre-Orders Are Today!

At 11:00am Pacific Time, we are opening pre-orders for Nancy Drew: Midnight in Salem! We have only 10,000 copies of the physical PC game. If you choose the digital games, either Mac or PC, I will be making the official DVD art insert for you to print out for free. This insert can be added […]

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Prizes, Music Sale, and MID’s Main Theme!

Today we have a one-day sale on Nancy Drew: The Captive Curse (note: there are still physical copies available!). We also have a weekend sale on the soundtracks in honor or #UniversalMusicDay on Saturday. Shop here! And big huzzah! We have released the main theme music for Midnight in Salem! Listen to it here: Pre-order […]

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Pre-Orders for MID: Oct. 15th

Dear Detectives, Pre-orders and the official release date for Nancy Drew: Midnight in Salem has been pushed out, but, only by two weeks. Read our official letter here and re-mark your calendars for October 15th to pre-order and December 3rd to release date. Creating  a new game on a new engine with a new user […]

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The Midnight Price

Today we added the new price for Nancy Drew: Midnight in Salem to the MID product page. Our games have been $19.99 for a very long time, but with all the advancements and updates for making Nancy Drew games accessible and modern for playing on new operating systems, and potentially new consoles, the new price […]

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The Koko Kringle Artist and New MID Screenshots!

In case you missed last week’s podcast, you should totally check it out! It features Ayu Othman, the original designer of the Koko Kringle, and 2D artist for so many games! She is most notable as Art Director for the Dossier series, too. Have you seen the latest screenshots? This is a rendering of Judge […]

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Hardy Boys in MID Merch

Have you seen the Hardy Boys art from Midnight in Salem? It’s available in our Teespring storefront! Shop here! Also, if you like snacks, check out Jai’s new video! We have a birthday to celebrate! -Little Jackalope

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Mysteries and Their Causes

I was recently pondering all the past Nancy Drew mysteries that our favorite detective has solved. Without giving away any spoilers and pointing out which games are which, I made a list of all the real causes for these mysteries. When you get to the heart of it, the motives and means are what bring […]

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The First MID Screenshots: Parry House

Happy Friday everyone! We have released our first 3D environment screenshots for Midnight in Salem! Here they are: What do you think? And yes, this will be a day and night game. Meaning you will be playing both during the day time and during the night time. I cannot say how the passage of time […]

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New Teaser for the TV Show!

Happy National Best Friends Day! Who is your bestie? Check out the latest teaser trailer for the upcoming Nancy Drew TV show by the CW: -Little Jackalope

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Fan Art – Shadow Ranch Concept Art

Howdy all, it looks like I forgot to share the wonderful art from some fans! At the end of June we had a Twitch party where we played Nancy Drew: The Secret of Shadow Ranch. In that stream, I shared two pieces of concept art from the game during it’s work-in-progress. The concept art was […]

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