Amateur Sleuth Blog

Alien – I’m in!

For those of you who have played Tomb of the Lost Queen, this last weekend puzzle was for you. After following closely to the directions (and not tripping up over the few stumbling blocks a few of you caught — my typo!) you should get this: [Are you Alien or Alie-out?]. If you might recall, […]

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Weekend Puzzle #149

I’m super excited for today! Perhaps you have already heard, but our Merchandise store has been updated with Tomb of the Lost Queen artwork! Oh wait, I mentioned that a couple of days ago… But wait! There is a newly updated image for those “krazy for Koko” fans (like me) out there: Koko Kringle images […]

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Spring Wildlife: Woodpecker

Ok, technically the woodpecker is called a Northern Flicker, and it has been pecking out a hole in the building in Production’s corner. (They have said the pecking gets pretty loud at times). Since our building is in a park, the animals and birds are protected, so we can’t move or disrupt them. I went […]

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TMB in Stores!

After the first day’s excitement settled down from the official launch of Tomb of the Lost Queen (yay!), today the Sales and Marketing team and I went on a fun field trip to a few of the retail stores that sell our games. We wanted to see TMB on the shelves to see how they […]

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Tomb of the Lost Queen is Here!

HOORAY! Today is the official release date for Tomb of the Lost Queen! It is now in stores and of course, available on our site! The strategy guide is only available at herinteractive.com in digital download only. But what is also exciting is the answer to the weekend puzzle (I purposely left the explanation to […]

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Spring Wildlife: Geese

I got a hot tip from one of our artists: there was a few geese families outside behind our office. With this new information, I decided to grab my camera and go into stealth mode…which is really hard by the way when the only way to get to the geese was by gravel path and […]

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Weekend Puzzle #148

First things first, I have a big birthday shout out to one of our awesome fans! Hope you have a great birthday Abigail!! Secondly, there are only 4 days left to get your pre-order copy of Tomb of the Lost Queen! After that, the Bonus Editions will go into extinction….never to be seen again, so […]

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Behind the Scenes: We Knit (part 2)

Today a group of us reassembled our knitting group. For being a beginner, I’d say my hat is coming along quite well…despite the three evident mistakes in it. >.< Check out what a fellow worker is creating a pair of: My hat doesn’t look nearly as cool as this giant sock. (It’s giant by my […]

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Giant Burgers

Today, some team members went out for our monthly burger outing, called “Code H.A.M.B.U.R.G.E.R.” This time we went to a little burger place where the burgers were big…according to me. I think a few of us felt like we ate enough for the next couple of days. Our tech guy, Larry, took a picture of […]

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Lilacs and Faces

Today a fellow team member brought in her lilacs, and shared them with everyone. Now the entire office smells like lilacs (very cool!), and I also understand what Nancy experienced in the book The Mystery at Lilac Inn. See the stowaway below? (Ladybug!)  Check this out! I was super excited to see the Tomb of […]

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