Amateur Sleuth Blog


Mystery Weekend Contest

We have a couple of announcements and reminders today: 1) The TXT Challenge is still going on. Have you played yet? 2) We have a testimonial winner this week! Congrats to Sydney S., who will receive a Trail of the Twister Mouse pad! Submit your testimonial for a chance at winning something awesome! 3) Facebook […]

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Weekend Mystery Part 5 = “Case Closed”

When Nancy was finished scribbling in her journal, she showed her friends a diagram of an analogue clock. At the top of the clock, just above the 12 was the letter A. The alphabet was written out letter-by-letter above the clock numbers going clockwise three times until all the letters were assigned a number. Below […]

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Posted in: Weekend Puzzle

Fixing Things: Computers and Stories

When things break, we pretend to be Nancy Drew, get creative and figure out how to fix what is broken. I took a picture a while back of this computer getting fixed. Apparently the sound card wasn’t working. Our super savvy techies were on the case! Another problem solved: A few of us got to […]

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Adventure Matters: You Pick the Location Contest!

Adventure Matters: You Pick the Location Contest! Calling all Nancy Drew fans! Start thinking about where in the world Nancy Drew should go to solve another mystery! Pre-order The Deadly Device and automatically be entered to win your chance to select the location of a Nancy Drew adventure!* Pre-orders must be purchased at www.herinteractive.com during […]

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Nancy Drew: TXT Challenge #2!

Help Nancy Drew solve this text-based mystery and win great prizes! Text the word “NANCY” to 82257 and start your adventure today!   TEXT- TO-WIN! Contest Ends on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at 11:59pm PT. Enter today! The first 200 participants will receive a 50% off coupon for any Nancy Drew Digital Download game, all […]

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Posted in: Dare to Play Blog

Koko Reminisce #1

I’m still super excited about these Koko Kringle bars! I’m sorry, but I will be talking about them for a while…they taste so amazing and I’m super thrilled that they have come out of the games and are sitting on our desks at this very moment! And that’s where it all started: from the desk […]

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Posted in: Blogs

December Holiday Sale!

The Holidays Are Here! Purchase any Nancy Drew (physical) game during the month of December and you will receive 50% off plus a free strategy guide and one Koko Kringle bar with each order! Offer applies to games #6-25. Each game purchased will receive a free strategy guide while supplies last. More Gift Ideas! Purchase […]

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Posted in: Dare to Play Blog

Early Sketches

Sometimes it helps the artists to sketch out their images before they begin on the computer. I rather enjoy seeing their hand work before it comes to life on the screen, and this blog is the perfect place to show you what I dug up. While searching for potential images to use in the Amateur […]

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Interview with Sales Operations Manager Maureen

We interviewed our Sales Operations Manager, Maureen!   Her Interactive: How long have you worked at Her Interactive?  Maureen: I've been with the company since Sept. 2002 Her Interactive: What do you do as Sales Operations Manager?   The short answer is – I work with our distribution center, as well as other companies like Amazon […]

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Posted in: Dare to Play Blog

Left-Over Halloween Decorations

As I was walking around the office today, I noticed a few Halloween decorations that were still up. There are still some crows hanging around, plastic spiders in the snack basket in the kitchen, and in the front office was the ceramic jack-o-lantern filled with candy (this is a good thing). Here is a particularly […]

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