Amateur Sleuth Blog


Snow, yet?

I’m hearing that many places in the U.S. are getting snow already! Winter is coming and it might just be me, but I thought I smelled snow in the air the other day. (Here at the office we don’t have any ice or snow yet.) It is getting colder, though, and my numbed fingers today […]

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Posted in: Blogs, seasons

Interview with Character Designer Van

We interviewed our Character Designer, Van! Her Interactive: How long have you worked at Her Interactive? Van: “I have been here about a year now and am coming close to finishing my second Nancy Drew title.” Her Interactive: What do you like about working at Her Interactive? I get to make video games along with […]

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Posted in: Dare to Play Blog

Digging for Treasure = Brady?!

My version of treasure hunting is finding all sorts of little pieces of history, information and art from past and present games. I went digging for something specific and decided to take a detour, exploring the folders and files along the way. This one particularly caught my eye: A movie poster from The Final Scene […]

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British Nancy Drew

Over the weekend I visited with my Grandparents, and my Grandma gave me this: Check it out! This is a Great Britain 1974 printing of The Moonstone Castle Mystery, which I brought in to add to my office shelf. I find the different artwork fascinating, but what’s even more peculiar is that on the back […]

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Weekend Puzzle #128

Friday has come. It’s time for another intense brain-boggler! Ok…it’s not so much of a toughy this time, but good luck anyways! Hint: [There are 3 names included] *New announcement: We have a new page on our web site! Check out the Fan Testimonials. Have a good weekend! ~Little Jackalope~

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Posted in: Blogs, Weekend Puzzle

Nik and Cathy Interview!

Today we posted an interview with our writer Nik and designer Cathy on our Dare to Play Blog! This is especially a great read if you are curious on how the Nancy Drew games first start out.It takes a lot of thought to get just the right story, design, layout, pacing, and balance of puzzles, […]

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Tweets and Birds

Do you Tweet? You don’t have to have a Twitter account to view our “tweets”, but you do need an account to participate in our weekly Twitter Quote Contest. (It happens every Wednesday). Here’s how it works: early Wednesday we post or “tweet” a character quote on Twitter. Your job is to reply to @HerInteractive […]

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Post-Halloween + Flashlights

Has anybody tired of candy yet? We are still enjoying left-overs from yesterday’s potluck, and still have plenty of candy left to eat. No worries, I’m sure it will all disappear soon. With Halloween just behind us and the winter days becoming shorter, my thoughts have been on the darkness outside. Nancy has done a […]

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Posted in: Blogs, Weekend Puzzle

Happy Halloween 2011!

It’s Halloween! This is the day where we have the opportunity to dress up in any sort of outfit or costume for fun. Today, several of us silly and imaginative workers dressed up and together the entire office enjoyed a delicious assortment of foods and goodies. Yum…every once in a while I like to sneak […]

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Ready for Halloween? (And Weekend Puzzle #127)

It’s the weekend before Halloween! This means parties and last-minute decorating for many of you. We are decked out with a few hints of the spooky season (see below). There are pumpkin lights hung along cubicles, blinking eyes posters, a rock wall wallpaper, giant spiders and a poor flier who crashed into a cubicle wall. […]

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