Trail of the Twister Archives


Tuesday Fun and Twitch Day 4

We posted some fun graphics today from Trail of the Twister… …and The Captive Curse. Tonight’s the final night of our Twitch party! We are going to complete Curse of Blackmoor Manor! Join us here! -Little Jackalope

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Why Nancy Drew is Awesome

A really fun article was posted today about Nancy Drew, check it out here! (Pardon the language!) XD Also, if you want to get Trail of the Twister (digital download) to add to your collection, we are having a Throwback Thursday sale on it! (50% off using promo code TOT50 at checkout). -Little Jackalope

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Lollipop Day

This is totally random, but did you know that today is Lollipop day? We have celebrated this the past few years by having a sale on the game that had Lickie Loo lollipops in it. Actually, you get to buy a whole bunch of candy bars within Pa’s General store in Trail of the Twister. […]

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Pa Pennies and Animation Meetings

Today we had an awesome meeting! We got to review the first early character animations for SEA in our main conference room. There, the animation team loaded up a game build and played some conversations between the newly animated characters with Nancy. For the first time we get to see these characters really come to […]

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Award Winners (And Weekend Puzzle #253)

Last night, we were awarded the Tech Impact Award for Entertainment by Seattle Business Magazine! You can read the full story here. We are excited that our little company has received this, and we celebrated today with doughnuts. Yum. On a side note, we have a one-day sale happening now! If you don’t have Ransom […]

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Mysterious Figures

Check out Rachael G.’s drawing of the phantom of The Phantom of Venice!   This phantom is one of a few game characters rarely discussed, when you compare them to the main characters. This phantom is indeed one of the criminals, but you must play the game to learn more about his connections and activity. […]

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An Adventure Game

There are certainly different styles in the Nancy Drew game series. Some games are considered “scary” like these:   Some games are “educational” or “historical” like these: Others are international-themed: And some are simply adventurous like these: The Shattered Medallion is definitely one of the more adventurous titles! I find it hard to compare the […]

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Adventure Games

Every once in a while, to mix things up, we make an “adventure” game. Some of our “adventure games” would include Ransom of the Seven Ships, Danger on Deception Island, and Trail of the Twister. Of course, we also create scary games, and historical or international games, but many games can fit into numerous categories. […]

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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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National Weatherman’s Day

Woot! I bet you didn’t know that today is National Weatherman’s Day. In honor of that, we have a sale going on, today only, check it out: Also, I was out sick again yesterday, but I did not forget about the weekend puzzle. Here’s the solution: It was a Playfair cipher. Using the letters, you […]

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