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Spring Trivia: Amusement Parks

Springtime for me makes me think of tulips, daffodils, and the local fair. The closest Nancy Drew game that I personally associated with spring is actually The Haunted Carousel. Why? Because my local fair is part amusement park, and it’s a tradition for me to visit it each spring. So I may just have to […]

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Throwbacks and Outfits

Today’s Throwback Thursday moment is from The Haunted Carousel! (If you don’t have this game, you can get the digital download today for 50% off using promo code CAR50 at checkout.) Also, we shared this Nancy Drew inspired outfit of Elisabet from Sea of Darkness. (Created in our Polyvore account.) Will you be dressing up […]

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Nancy Drew Experience: Eating Food

I often see excitement from fans over the ability to eat or make food in the Nancy Drew games. I can’t judge them — I love it, too! I remember the first time Nancy got to eat food, it was in The Haunted Carousel and she got to order three different things. It was SUCH […]

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Weekend Fun (And Puzzle #281)

We have a few awesome things to share with you this weekend. First, our Intern Ellie made a video on how to make the Fundae from The Haunted Carousel! I got to help it it…it was amazing. 🙂 We also launched Episode 2 of “The Witch’s Treasure” today! Stay tuned next time for Episode 3! […]

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Healthy Fundaes (And Weekend Puzzle #277)

Happy Friday, sleuths! I’ve been playing The Haunted Carousel lately and was inspired to make this meme, ’cause I have a ridiculous sense of humor. XD There’s nothing wrong with a Fundae, by the way. Actually, it’s a good boost for the case, and in this picture, relevant to solving the mystery. 😉 Here’s your […]

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Nancy’s Skills (And Weekend Puzzle #263)

For those of you who have played The Haunted Carousel, you may understand the humor in this meme: Do you find it funny that Nancy is quite capable of doing some electrical work, yet can’t turn a simple switch off? This iron needs to be turned off after use, or else… well, you’ll just have […]

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Weekend Cookies (And Puzzle #261)

I’ve already made some Christmas cookies with my own family this weekend, but since I work at her Interactive, I can’t win the prizes for the contest (which is ok by me). However, I have the privilege of sharing with you some of the awesome entries we have been receiving, in case you haven’t seen […]

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Nancy Drew-isms in SPY

Recently I’ve been hunting through a few game environments and came across a few screenshots that stood out to me in The Silent Spy. If you haven’t played the game yet, I’ll try not to reveal too much. Here you get a glimpse into Nancy’s room from long ago when she was a kid. Do […]

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Hot Weather = Great for Ice Cream!

Flat Sonny and I return to Washington from our trip to San Diego! (I’ll post some pictures later). Although temperature only stayed around 85 degrees Fahrenheit, Washington surprised me with even hotter weather. It’s in the 90s here and we are certainly not used to this heat! Tomorrow the ice cream truck comes by, so […]

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Girls and Technology

Not too long ago I posted about how Nancy Drew games are made for everyone: girls, boys, and adults, young and old. Now I would like to point out why we focus on and continue to encourage girls. Yes, you may see that our company name is “Her”, and our web site is now pink, […]

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