strategy guide Archives

Finding Pirates

As someone who keeps up with Nancy Drew news daily for my job, I’m sometimes alerted to Nancy Drew things that aren’t really good… Once upon a time, we made our strategy guides in black and white (but the cover was colored) and in actual printed books. These books were available for sale only on […]

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TRT Guide, Travel and Ntl Pet Day

Huzzah! I finished the official strategy guide for Nancy Drew: Treasure in the Royal Tower! It’s free for download when you purchase the game, or you can buy the guide separately here. It’s also National Pet Day! Shout out to all kinds of pet owners! And of course, it’s Travel Tuesday. Who wishes they could […]

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Tough Old Puzzles

We shared this Nancy Drew moment today: Do you remember the first time you played Secret of the Scarlet Hand? I remember struggling with the HAM radio steps. I always messed up the Morse code and got frustrated since I didn’t know Spanish very well. XD Of course, if you purchase the game from our […]

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Working on the Guide

Another “Sonny Speaks” moment for your amusement… I finished playing through The Shattered Medallion (again) today, to finish the first draft of the strategy guide walk through portion — which is now finished. (That’s the biggest part of creating the guide.) The next step is to write up the step-by-step puzzle descriptions and solutions and […]

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A Week For SPY (And Puzzle #214)

Sonny Joon kidnapped me and took me on one of his adventures that involved an internship at a space station. Just kidding. Have I really left you in suspense without so much as a clue? Perhaps, but I did hint at what we were up to a week or two ago. We have been powering […]

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Getting Ready for Ghosts!

I wish I could say that I’m caught up on the Scary Games Marathon, but I’m not. Tonight we finish up playing Shadow at the Water’s Edge (of which I got terribly distracted with trying to solve all of the puzzles from Rentaro…as well as playing Pachinko at the parlor over and over and over […]

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Free Digital Guides!

Because we appreciate our fans, starting today we are giving every one a free digital strategy guide for the digital game they purchase! WHOO-HOO!!! So if you purchase, say for example, Shadow at the Water’s Edge digital download, you will automatically receive the digital strategy guide to go with…which can come in handy when trying […]

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Classic Guides

One of our long-kept secrets is that we had half-created information and pictures ready to put together strategy guides for The Final Scene and Message in a Haunted Mansion. o.O These have been in our office for some time, but that is all I will share with you. We have other secrets that we keep […]

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Costume Winner!

We have selected one random winner from everyone who pre-ordered The Deadly Device before today, and her name is Alexandra B. from Belleville, IL!! Congrats Alexandra!! (Check your email for further instructions on how to claim your prize). And thanks everyone for pre-ordering! (Keep in mind, we still have the rest of the Adventure Matters […]

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