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Fascinating Facts About Nancy

A great article was posted recently by The Daily Dot, called “12 Fascinating Facts About the Feminist Icon.” Click here or on the picture to read it. They had many great facts about the history of Nancy Drew, and I tend to scrutinize these things, but I need to remember; it’s the heart that counts. […]

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WHO & Monday Reminders

We had a busy weekend at the WA Homeschoolers Organization convention! It was great being able to talk to new people about the Nancy Drew games, and pointing out the various different educational elements to the games. Greek mythology, Mayan cultures, forensics, chemical mixing, Marie Antoinette, ancient Egyptian history and so many more topics are […]

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Podcast, Convention, and Deception Island

Check out our new podcast! Subscribe to the iTunes podcast here or listen to the video below: Also, if you are in WA State, come visit us at our booth at the Washington Homeschoolers Organization! Today and tomorrow at the WA State Fairgrounds. Learn more about the convention here. Indy went on a little trip […]

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Blackmoor Memories

I was digging in the archives for some graphics inspiration and came across another great piece. Well… it’s not THAT great, but it is pretty cool! This was one of the concept ideas for the cover art of Curse of Blackmoor Manor. As much as I like it, I really like the final version much […]

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Royal Concepts and Weekend Puzzle #343

Flashback Friday! I found more fun behind-the-scenes art from Nancy Drew: Treasure in the Royal Tower! Check out these concept sketches for the cover art: Here’s your weekend puzzle! We have a birthday to celebrate! -Little Jackalope

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Nancy’s Placeholder

I went rummaging through some archive files, looking for something specific, when an idea struck me. Remember in Alibi in Ashes, the Police suspect board? Well, I am always amused at the clever ways we “hide” Nancy… but I was curious what was behind the sticky note as Nancy’s placeholder. Behold! Our artists just used […]

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Royal Tower – Behind the Scenes

In my spare time, I work on the strategy guide for Treasure in the Royal Tower. (It’s one of the few games that does not have a guide written for it.) Anyways, while collecting some screenshots for the guide, I came across a few interesting shots! This picture is a game placeholder for where a […]

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Podcast Host

Have you listened to our Podcasts? They are on iTunes Podcasts as well as on our YouTube Channel, and they are hosted by Nancy Drew fan Tammy Tuckey. Tammy has entered the Annual PA State System Business Plan Competition. Congrats to Tammy Tuckey on becoming a semi-finalist! You can read the full article here. And […]

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KoKo Kringles & Fan Fun

Here’s the latest news! “Thanks to everyone who participated.  We plan on shipping all the KoKo Kringles by the end of the week. Don’t forget to share your KoKo Kringle on one of our social media channels. Enjoy!” – HeR Interactive Here are a few behind the scenes shots of us packing them from our […]

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ND Comic and Outsourcing

Apparently today is Clashing Clothes day. According to the internet. Good enough for me! We have a game to celebrate that. And a Throwback Thursday sale (50% of Danger by Design using promo code DAN50 at checkout, today only.) If you hadn’t heard the news about it yet, check this out! Dynamite is going to […]

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