Contests

Biggest Fan Contest!

Welcome to the Nancy Drew “Biggest Fan” Video Contest!

Are you Nancy Drew’s biggest fan? Tell us how Nancy Drew has impacted your life or share your collection or your personal story! Make a video and submit it for a chance to win a trip to the 2017 Nancy Drew “Haunted Maine” Convention in Ogunquit, Maine from October 12th – 14th!

Nancy Drew Mystery Adventure Games Contest

Timeframe:

Contest starts: 9:00 a.m. PST on Friday, May 26, 2017

Contest Ends: 11:59 p.m. PST on Monday, July 31, 2017

Winner will be selected and notified on Thursday, August 4, 2017.

Must be 18 years or older to enter, and to accept the prize.

Must reside in the U.S.A.

Nancy Drew Mystery Adventure Games Contest

Guidelines:

  • Have an active (not private) Facebook account.
  • Video must be less than 60 seconds long.
  • Upload video to Facebook with the hashtag #NancyDrewBiggestFan and tag @NancyDrewGames
  • Video will be judged based on 1) Entrant expressing unique reason for being the biggest fan of Nancy Drew, 2) a Nancy Drew-esque personality exhibited by the Entrant, 3) Entrant’s creativity in expressing herself/himself.

 Nancy Drew Mystery Adventure Games Contest

Prizes:

  • Entry to the Nancy Drew “Haunted Maine” Convention in Ogunquit, Maine from October 12-14, 2017.
  • Roundtrip coach airfare for Winner and a friend or family member from airport closest to Winner’s permanent place of residence to Portland International Jetport in Portland, ME. (solely if Winner’s permanent place of residence is not local).
  • One standard hotel room in Ogunquit, Maine for two (2) people for up to three (3) nights (solely if Winner’s permanent place of residence is not local).
  • Two leather travel bags with HeR Interactive logo

 

Official Rules:

Nancy Drew’s Biggest Fan Contest – Official Rules

The Contest is open to individuals who meet the following criteria: (a) are eighteen (18) years of age or older and (b) are a legal resident of and physically residing in one of the fifty United States (excluding Puerto Rico), and the District of Columbia only and shall only be construed and evaluated according to United States law. Do not proceed in this Contest if you are not eighteen (18) years of age or older, are not a legal resident of and physically residing in the United States, or if you are not a legal resident of the United States, or you do not fall within the eligibility requirements set forth in the official rules below.

NO PURCHASE NECESSARY TO ENTER OR WIN THE PRIZE. A PURCHASE WILL NOT INCREASE YOUR CHANCES OF WINNING. THIS IS A CONTEST OF SKILL.  Void where prohibited.  The “Nancy Drew’s Biggest Fan Contest” (the “Contest”) is sponsored by HeR Interactive, Inc., Simon & Schuster, Inc., and Nancy Drew Sleuths (“Sponsors”) and begins at 9 a.m. PST on Friday, May 26, 2017 and ends at 11:59 p.m. PST on Monday, July 31, 2017 (the “Entry Period”).  Sponsor’s computer will be the official clock for the Contest.  Contestant’s may enter as often as they wish but each entry must be unique.

Proof of submitting an entry will not be deemed by Sponsors as proof of receipt of entry into the Contest.  Any attempted form of entry into the Contest other than as described herein is void.

Entrants must be available to travel to Maine for the Nancy Drew Convention from approximately October 12-14, 2017 (exact dates to be determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor’s).  Any eligible entrant who is not available during the time determined by Sponsor’s for travel may be disqualified.

HOW TO ENTER:

If the entrant entering the Contest (“Contestant”) meets the eligibility criteria set forth herein then, in order to enter, Contestant must follow the steps below:

  1. Have a current, public Facebook account. Facebook account may not be set to “private.”
    B. Record an original video of up to :60 seconds of Entrant explaining why Entrant is Nancy Drew’s Biggest Fan (“Video”).
    C. Share your original Video on your own Facebook account(s) using the following hashtags: #NancyDrewBiggestFan and tag @NancyDrewGames.

Contestant must upload the Video with proper hashtags during the Entry Period in order to be entered into the Contest.  Failure to provide the Video as part of entry will invalidate Contestant’s entry. Failure to use the proper hashtags will invalidate Contestant’s entry.

By submitting any entry into the Contest, whether complete or not and whether eligible or not, each Contestant represents and warrants to Sponsor and the Sponsor Entities that the entry (including, without limitation, the Video): (a) is the Contestant’s original creation; (b) has not copied, in whole or in part, any other work; (c) does not violate or infringe upon any copyright, trademark, patent, trade secret, privacy or publicity right, or other proprietary or intellectual property right of any person or entity; (d) is not defamatory, libelous, obscene, or otherwise illegal; and (e) is the sole and exclusive property of the Contestant, and is not subject to any third-party rights. Any other person appearing in the Video, if any, must be 18 years of age or older and must be appearing of their own volition. Tagging a third party in your Video will be grounds for disqualification of entry. Entries not including the required hashtags disclosures will be disqualified. Entries may not include music, or any copyrighted images. Submission of false or misleading personal information (including the Video) or copied, plagiarized, offensive or otherwise inappropriate Videos (as determined by Sponsor’s in its sole discretion) will be grounds for disqualification of entry. Entries generated by a script, macro or other automated means will be disqualified. Illegible or incomplete entries, as determined by the Sponsor in its sole discretion, will be disqualified. Sponsor will not deem proof of submission of an entry as proof of receipt of an entry.

ELIGIBILITY:

The Contest is open to legal residents who are physically residing in one of the 50 United States (but excluding the territory of Puerto Rico) or the District of Columbia who are physically residing there.  All entrants must be at least eighteen (18) years old (or the age of majority of their state/province of residence) as of the date of entry.

Employees of HeR Interactive, Inc. (“Sponsor”), Simon & Schuster, Inc. (Sponsor”) or Nancy Drew Sleuths (“Sponsor”), the entity or entities supplying the prize or prizes for the Contest, and each of their respective partners, parent companies, divisions, subsidiaries, affiliates, advertising, promotion and public relations agencies and their respective officers, directors, employees, representatives and agencies (collectively, the “Contest Entities”) are not eligible to participate in the Contest and/or win a prize. Additionally, relatives of such employees and persons living in the same household as such employees, whether or not related are not eligible to win. For the purposes of this Contest, relatives are defined as spouse, mother, father, in-laws, grandmother, grandfather, brother, sister, children and grandchildren. In addition, you are not eligible to participate or win a prize in this Contest if you have been involved in the development, production (including prize suppliers), implementation and distribution of this Contest.

PRIVACY:

Contestants’ personal information will be utilized by the Sponsor for fulfillment of Contest Prizes and to comply with legal requirements. To review Sponsor’s privacy policy, go to https://www.herinteractive.com/privacy-policy/. By entering this Contest, Contestant accepts and agrees to abide by these privacy policies and terms of use.

WINNERS/PRIZE:

Contestants’ Videos will be judged by a panel of judges selected by Sponsor’s in Sponsor’s sole discretion using the following judging criteria: d(i) Entrant’s expressed unique reason for being the biggest fan of “Nancy Drew” (33 1/3%); (ii) a Nancy Drew-esque personality exhibited by the Entrant in the Video (33 1/3%); and (iii) Entrant’s creativity in expressing herself/himself (33 1/3%).   In the event of a tie, the potential winner will be the person with the highest creativity score.  In the event, there is still a tie, the potential winner with the highest Nancy Drew-esque personality score will be the winner.

The Prize (as defined below) will be awarded to one (1) winner (“Winner”).

The Prize and each Prize component’s approximate retail value (ARV) consists of the following:

-Entry to the Nancy Drew “Haunted Maine” Convention in Ogunquit, Maine from October 12-14, 2017.
-Roundtrip coach airfare for Winner and a friend or family member from airport closest to Winner’s permanent place of residence to Portland International Jetport in Portland, ME. (solely if Winner’s permanent place of residence is not local).
-One standard hotel room in Ogunquit, Maine for two (2) people for up to three (3) nights (solely if Winner’s permanent place of residence is not local).
-Two leather travel bags with HeR Interactive logo

Approximate ARV of above travel prizes: $2500

TOTAL Approximate ARV of the Prize:  $2500

Prize winners will be selected and notified on Thursday, August 4, 2017 (exact date to be determined at Sponsor’s sole discretion).  The Prize winner will be announced on a date to be determined at the sole discretion of Sponsor following selection of such Prize winner.

All travel and hotel Prizes must be utilized within time and date as specified by Sponsor in its sole discretion.  Any guest allowed to accompany the Prize winner as part of a travel prize or hotel prize must be at least 18 years old on the date of travel (or the age of majority in that guest’s state/province of residence).   Reservations and airline tickets are non-refundable for cash or credit, non-transferable and non-changeable once issued.  If lost, tickets will not be replaced. All expenses not specifically set forth herein including, without limitation, meals, ground transportation, telephone charges, movie charges, pay-per-view television charges, hotel room-service charges, merchandise, souvenirs, and any other incidental costs and expenses not identified in these Official Rules shall be the sole responsibility of the Prize winner and, if applicable, Prize winner’s guest who incur such charges.
The ARV for a travel prize may vary depending upon the point of departure and fare fluctuations.  The ARV for a hotel prize may vary depending on date the hotel prize is utilized.  Blackout dates and other restrictions may apply to travel and hotel prizes.  Transportation and accommodations must be taken together by Prize winner and guest and cannot be taken separately. In the event that any component of a travel prize is unavailable, canceled or postponed for any reason, the remainder of that travel prize will be awarded with the exception of those components (as applicable) and the remaining elements of the travel prize shall constitute full satisfaction of Sponsor’s prize obligation to the Prize winner.  If Prize winner elects to travel or partake in the trip without his/her allotted guest, no additional compensation or consideration of any kind will be awarded.  Prize winner and winner’s travel guest must travel together on the same itinerary.  The Prize winner and his/her guest are responsible for insurance and any other required travel documents, including valid identification and, if applicable, passport.  Failure to provide such documents may result in trip cancellation upon check-in.  All unspecified expenses are the sole responsibility of the Prize winner.  Sponsor and Contest Entities are not responsible for lost, misplaced or damaged luggage.
Delivery date and time of delivery for each Prize item will be determined by Prize donor.  Prize winner is responsible for all costs and expenses not specifically set forth in these Official Rules.
No transfer, cash equivalent or Prize substitution allowed, except at Sponsor’s sole discretion. Sponsor may require winner(s) to sign an affidavit of eligibility and liability/publicity release (if a US resident) (as more fully discussed below) and return that document fully executed to Sponsor within 24 hours of potential Prize winner’s receipt or Prize winner will be disqualified and Sponsor shall have the right, in its sole discretion, to select another potential Prize winner. Decisions made by Sponsor are final in all matters, including interpretation of these official rules and awarding of the Prize(s) and those decisions cannot be appealed. If legitimately claimed, the Prize will be awarded. In no event will more than the stated number of Prizes be awarded. All expenses not specified herein, including, without limitation, all federal, state, provincial and local taxes, are the Winner’s sole responsibility.
The value of the Prize set forth above represents Sponsor’s good faith determination of the approximate retail value thereof and cannot be challenged or appealed.  The Prize consists of only those items specifically listed above as part of the Prize, unless otherwise notified by Sponsor.
The winner of the Prize will be required to review and execute further contracts and releases provided by Sponsor in order to receive the applicable Prize.  In the event that the winner of the Prize elects not to complete all further contracts and releases, he or she will forfeit the Prize.
A CONTESTANT IS NOT CONSIDERED THE WINNER OF THE PRIZE UNLESS AND UNTIL SPONSOR HAS COMPLETED ITS VERIFICATION OF CONTESTANT’S ELIGIBILITY AND COMPLIANCE WITH THESE OFFICIAL RULES.
MISCELLANEOUS:
All entrants, as a condition of entry, agree to be bound by these Official Rules and the decisions of Sponsor (including, without limitation, interpretation of these Official Rules and awarding of the Prize) which are final and cannot be challenged or appealed. Except where prohibited by law, by entering the Contest, each entrant consents to the use of his/her name, voice, picture, likeness and biographical data and/or any other information contained in his/her entry in advertising, promotional and marketing materials by Sponsor and the Contest Entities without additional compensation, review or approval which may require, without limitation, winner to appear in person on a television, radio or Internet broadcast. In addition, by entering, all entrants, except where prohibited by law, consent to being photographed, filmed, taped and/or interviewed about the Contest. In connection therewith, all entrants grant full permission and consent to Sponsor and the Contest Entities to utilize any of the results of such photographing, filming, taping and/or interviewing in any and all media now known or hereafter devised without additional compensation, review or approval and hereby release Sponsor and the Contest Entities from all liability related thereto.   By entering this Contest, entrants agree to waive any right to claim ambiguity with the Official Rules.  Entrants acknowledge that if entrant is chosen as the Prize winner, certain of entrant’s personally identifying information may be disclosed to third parties at least as required by law including, without limitation, on a Winner’s List.
All Prize claims and winner materials will be verified by Sponsor.
If this Contest is not capable of running as planned, including, because of any infection by computer virus, bugs, tampering, unauthorized intervention, fraud, technical failure or other cause beyond Sponsor’s control which corrupts or threatens to corrupt or adversely affects the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper conduct of the Contest, Sponsor reserves the right, in its sole discretion, to cancel, suspend and/or modify this Contest and Sponsor can perform the random drawing from among all eligible entries received prior to such cancellation, suspension or modification of the Contest. Winner, by acceptance of any Prize, agrees to release Sponsor, the Contest Entities, and their respective directors, officers, agents and employees, from any and all liability, claims or actions of any kind whatsoever for injuries, costs, damages or losses to persons and property which may be sustained in connection with the receipt, ownership or use of any Prize or while traveling to and from a location to obtain or use any Prize. Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, re-routing, or acts of any government or authority.
Facebook is not a Sponsor of the Contest. Sponsor’s hereby indemnifies Facebook from any and all claims directly related to Sponsor’s administration of the Contest.
Neither Sponsor’s nor the Contest Entities make any warranty, representation, or guarantee, express or implied, in fact or in law, relative to the use of any Prize including, without limitation, quality, merchantability, or fitness for a particular purpose except in regard to the standard limited warranty that may be a part of any individual Prize awarded hereunder.  Further, no responsibilities are accepted for any additional expenses, omissions, delays, re-routing or acts of any government or authority.  All prizes are provided “as is” and “with all faults.”
By participating, Contestants agree to release, discharge and hold harmless the Sponsor’s and the Contest Entities from any and all claims, actions, demands, losses, liabilities and damages of any kind whatsoever (including, without limitation, bodily injury, personal injury, death, disability and property damage), costs and expenses (including, without limitation, reasonable attorney’s fees, court costs, settlement and disbursements) directly or indirectly arising out of their participation in the Contest, the redemption, acceptance, possession, use, misuse, loss or misdirection of any Prize or any portion of the Prize, and participation in any Prize-related activities, and hereby waive all rights to claim punitive, incidental and consequential damages.
Neither Sponsor’s nor the Contest Entities are responsible for technical, hardware, software, or telephone malfunctions of any kind, lost or unavailable network connections, or failed, incorrect, incomplete, inaccurate, garbled or delayed electronic communications caused by Sponsor or the Contest Entities, the user or by any of the equipment or programming associated with or utilized in this Contest or by any human error which may occur in the processing of the entries in this Contest and which may limit a participant’s ability to participate in this Contest. Entries that are incomplete, illegible or corrupted are void and will not be accepted. Any person who supplies false information, enters by fraudulent means, or is otherwise determined to be in violation of these official rules in an attempt to obtain any Prize will forfeit the Prize won and may be prosecuted to the fullest extent of the law.
The Contest shall be governed by, construed and enforced in accordance with the laws of the State of Washington. Any action by entrant or any third party brought to enforce these rules or, in connection with any matters related to the Web Site shall be resolved individually, without resort to any form of class action exclusively by those courts located in King County, Washington, and entrants expressly consent to the jurisdiction of said courts. Any and all claims, judgments and awards shall be limited to actual out-of-pocket costs incurred including, without limitation, costs associated with entering the Contest but in no event attorneys’ fees.  Under no circumstances will entrants be permitted to obtain awards for, and entrants hereby waive all rights to claim, indirect, punitive, incidental and consequential damages and any other damages other than for actual out-of-pocket expenses and any and all right to have damages multiplied or otherwise increased.
Each Contestant further agrees to not knowingly: damage or cause interruption of the Contest; prevent others from using the Contest; or obtain or modify another user’s non-public account information without their consent. Submission of an entry is acknowledgment of, and agreement to be bound by, all terms and conditions of these official rules. In the event of a dispute concerning who submitted an e-mail entry, the entry will be declared to have been made by the authorized account holder of the e-mail address submitted at time of entry. An authorized account holder is defined as the natural person who is assigned to an e-mail address by an Internet access provider, online service provider, or other organization (e.g. business, educational institution, etc.) that is responsible for assigning e-mail addresses for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT TO DAMAGE ANY ONLINE SERVICE OR WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THE CONTEST VIOLATES CRIMINAL AND/OR CIVIL LAWS. IF SUCH AN ATTEMPT IS MADE, SPONSOR MAY DISQUALIFY ANY CONTEST ENTRANT MAKING SUCH ATTEMPT AND SPONSOR MAY SEEK DAMAGES TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
Sponsor and Contest Entities shall not be liable to Prize winner or any other person for failure to supply the Prize or any part thereof, by reason of any act of God, any action, regulation, order or request by any governmental or quasi-governmental entity, equipment failure, terrorist acts, earthquake, war, fire, flood, explosion, unusually severe weather, hurricane, embargo, labor dispute or strike, labor or material shortage, transportation interruption of any kind, work slow-down, civil disturbance, insurrection,  riot or any similar or dissimilar event beyond Sponsor’s or Sweepstake Entities’ reasonable control.  Neither Sponsor nor Contest Entities shall be responsible for any cancellations, delays, diversions or substitutions or any act or omissions whatsoever by the cruise line, hotel or other transportation companies or any other persons providing any of these services and accommodations to passengers including any results thereof such as changes in services or accommodations necessitated by same.
The name of the Prize winner will be posted to Facebook and www.herinteractive.com on Thursday, August 4, 2017.

 


Nancy Drew Madness!

**March Madness is now over**

Nancy Drew Mystery Adventure Games March Madness

 

Nancy Drew Mystery Adventure Games March Madness

Thanks to all who participated!

This March, we want to know what puzzle or activity you think is the all-time best from the Nancy Drew games. Each day, we will present a match-up between two puzzles/activities on our Twitter feed, as seen in the bracket below. Once the poll is posted, cast your vote for fun!

Voting is open for 24 hours before we post another match-up, then the winner advances in the tournament as seen below. Note: Each puzzle/activity is abbreviated by the game’s three-letter acronym. For example, VEN is Nancy Drew: The Phantom of Venice.

Here is the Nancy Drew Madness bracket: (Download the pdf here and fill it out for fun!) Click on the image below to enlarge the view.

Nancy Drew Mystery Adventure Games March Madness 2017

 

Here’s a visual reference of the puzzles and activities listed above, click the image for a larger view.

Nancy Drew Mystery Adventure Games Puzzles


Get creative to win our Valentine’s Day Nancy Drew Contest

**Contest is now Closed**

Congrats to our 2017 Valentine’s Day Card winners! Thanks to all who participated! Stay tuned for more fun contests in the Future!

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Welcome to the Nancy Drew Valentine’s Day Card Contest!

Everyone likes to be reminded that they are loved. Design and create a Nancy Drew-themed Valentine’s day card (it can be from anyone, to anyone) and submit it according to the directions below.

The card can be any size and shape, and can be digital or hand-made. Take a photo of your card and submit it with the hashtag #ILoveNancyDrew. A winner will be chosen for each category: most creative, most romantic, most entertaining. Please read the following instructions and rules carefully. We want to be fair, and don’t want to disqualify anyone. Here’s the drill… (and if you’re still not sure about something, please email us at: contest@herinteractive.com)

Timeframe:

  • Contest Starts: Monday, January 23, 2017 at 9:00am PT.
  • Contest Ends: Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 11:59pm PT. Please Note: Entries WILL NOT be accepted after this date!
  • You MAY submit AS MANY ENTRIES as you want. Go nuts!
  • The Top 3 Winners, as determined by the judging panel at Her Interactive, will be posted to herinteractive.com and our Facebook page by 5:00pm PT on Wednesday, February 15, 2017.
  • Participants do not need a Facebook or Twitter account to enter the contest, but they do need to “Like” or “follow” us in order to view entries and winners.
  • Contest is open to everyone, anywhere. All entries welcome!
  • Post your card photos to our Facebook page at www.facebook.com/nancydrewpcgames or tweet @HerInteractive (twitter.com/HerInteractive). Each submission must contain one card with the hashtag #ILoveNancyDrew . If you are missing either one of these elements, your submission will not be officially entered into the contest. If you do not have access to Facebook or Twitter, you can submit your entry to contest@herinteractive.com and we will post for you.

Card Guidelines:

  • Cards MUST have a Nancy Drew theme. Be creative!
  • Cards must be YOUR creation. Having your friends or parents help you is acceptable.
  • You will be judged on the design and creativity of your “Nancy Drew” cards.
  • Cards MUST be an original design.
  • You are responsible for any expenses used to create the cards.

Photo Guidelines:

  • You must own the rights to ALL PHOTOS you post or email to us.
  • The photo must clearly show your card design.
  • Keep it clean. Don’t email anything objectionable. (All entries are subject to approval.)
  • Entering in the contest and emailing photos gives us rights to reproduce and use those images throughout our site, but also in other collateral, promotional materials, etc., as we see fit, and without compensation. Please note that we may use your photos even if you do NOT win.
  • You can ONLY submit one photo per card design.
  • Game art may be used, but it is up to you to gather the content

Prizes:

Three winners will be chosen: one for most creative, one for most romantic, and one for most entertaining.

 

The Prizes are non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole and absolute discretion.
NOTIFICATION: The potential Winners will be notified by email or direct message on Facebook by the Sponsor. In the event that the Winner’s do not respond to any such notification within three (3) days of date of issuance, a disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number (if applicable) and/or other identification to Sponsor and will be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Release of Publicity, within five (5) days of date of issuance. A disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries if all required documents are not properly executed and returned within the specified period of time. Refusal or return of such documents as non-deliverable or potential Winner’s noncompliance with these Official Rules will also result in disqualification and prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be selected from among all remaining eligible entries.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Promotion and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against the Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective partners, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Promotion or from the receipt or use of any Prize or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any Prizes. The Winner’s, by acceptance of Prize, grants to Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, undelivered, inaccurate, postage-due or garbled entries, e-mail or mail, or tweets. Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Promotion-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website.
Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Promotion or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, Her Interactive and/or their respective agents. Sponsor shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Promotion, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any Prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. The Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Promotion for any reason, including should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor may elect to identify the Winners and award the Prizes by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
The winner’s will be required to provide a valid e-mail address. In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Promotion is Her Interactive, Inc.

2016 Holiday Cookie Contest!

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**Contest is now Closed**

 

Congrats to our 2016 Cookie Contest winners! Thanks to all who participated! Stay tuned for more fun contests in the Future!

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Welcome to the Nancy Drew Holiday Cookie Contest! Everyone loves cookies and especially around the holidays. So we decided to put on another Nancy Drew –themed cookie contest. Please read the following instructions and rules carefully. We want to be fair, and don’t want to disqualify anyone. Here’s the drill… (and if you’re still not sure about something, please email us at: contest@herinteractive.com)

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Timeframe:

  • Contest Starts: Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 9:00am PT.
  • Contest Ends: Saturday, December 31, 2016 at 11:59pm PT. Please Note: Entries WILL NOT be accepted after this date!
  • You MAY submit AS MANY ENTRIES as you want. Go nuts!
  • Post your cookie photos to our Facebook page at facebook.com/nancydrewpcgames or Twitter at twitter.com/HerInteractive. Each submission must contain one picture of your cookies with the hashtag #nancydrewcookies. If you are missing either one of these elements, your submission will not be officially entered into the contest. If you do not have access to Facebook or Twitter, you can submit your entry to contest@herinteractive.com and we will post for you.
  • The Top 3 Winners, as determined by the judging panel at Her Interactive, will be posted to herinteractive.com and our Facebook or Twitter page by 5:00pm PT on Tuesday, January 3, 2016.
  • Participants do not need a Facebook or Twitter account to enter the contest, but they do need to “Like” our Nancy Drew Games Facebook page in order to view entries and winners.
  • Contest is open to everyone, anywhere. All entries welcome!

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Cookie Guidelines:

  • Cookies MUST have a Nancy Drew theme. Be creative!
  • Cookies must be YOUR creation. Having your friends or parents help you is acceptable.
  • You will be judged on the design and creativity of your “Nancy Drew” cookies. How it tastes is up to you.
  • Cookies MUST be Cookies. The entire creation needs to be edible.
  • Cookies MUST be homemade.
  • You are responsible for all cookie expenses. So if you are under 18 years of age, please ask your parents for permission before buying cookie supplies and ingredients.
  • You may use supports for your cookie(s) to help show them in the photos.

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Photo Guidelines:

  • You must own the rights to ALL PHOTOS you post or email to us.
  • The photo must clearly show your cookie creation.
  • Keep it clean. Don’t email anything objectionable. (All entries are subject to approval.)
  • Entering in the contest and emailing photos gives us rights to reproduce and use those images throughout our site, but also in other collateral, promotional materials, etc., as we see fit, and without compensation. Please note that we may use your photos even if you do NOT win.
  • You can ONLY submit one photo per cookie design.
  • Props to help set up your cookie display is allowed (i.e. toothpicks to keep the cookies together)

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The winners of the Nancy Drew Cookie Contest will receive the following:

 

Grand Prize:

1. $100 Amazon Gift Card
2. Nancy Drew t-shirt of your choice from Amazon
3. A physical copy of Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness
4. One Nancy Drew Ultimate Fan Journal
5. A digital code for a free download of the Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness soundtrack

 

2nd Prize:

1. $50 Amazon Gift Card
2. Nancy Drew t-shirt of your choice from Amazon
3. A physical copy of Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness
4. One Nancy Drew Ultimate Fan Journal
5. A digital code for a free download of the Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness soundtrack

 

3rd Prize:

1. $25 Amazon Gift Card
2. Nancy Drew t-shirt of your choice from Amazon
3. A physical copy of Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness
4. One Nancy Drew Ultimate Fan Journal
5. A digital code for a free download of the Nancy Drew: Sea of Darkness soundtrack

The Prizes are non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole and absolute discretion.

NOTIFICATION: The potential Winners will be notified by email or direct message on Facebook by the Sponsor. In the event that the Winner’s do not respond to any such notification within three (3) days of date of issuance, a disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number (if applicable) and/or other identification to Sponsor and will be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Release of Publicity, within five (5) days of date of issuance. A disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries if all required documents are not properly executed and returned within the specified period of time. Refusal or return of such documents as non-deliverable or potential Winner’s noncompliance with these Official Rules will also result in disqualification and prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be selected from among all remaining eligible entries.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Promotion and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against the Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective partners, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Promotion or from the receipt or use of any Prize or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any Prizes. The Winner’s, by acceptance of Prize, grants to Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, undelivered, inaccurate, postage-due or garbled entries, e-mail or mail, or tweets. Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Promotion-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website.
Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Promotion or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, Her Interactive and/or their respective agents. Sponsor shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Promotion, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any Prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. The Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Promotion for any reason, including should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor may elect to identify the Winners and award the Prizes by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
The winner’s will be required to provide a valid e-mail address. In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail address, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Promotion is Her Interactive, Inc.

It’s the Great Nancy Drew Pumpkin Carving Contest!

**Contest is now closed**

Congrats to Richard, Kerstin, and Beth for their winning entries!

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Thanks to all who participated! Stay tuned for more contests in the future!

Her Interactive is holding a Nancy Drew Pumpkin Carving Contest that will run from Friday, September 23rd through Monday, October 31st.  The winners will be announced on Tuesday, November 1st.

To participate, submit an image of your best Nancy Drew-themed pumpkin(s) via Facebook or Twitter. Enter as often as you would like but you must use the hash tag #NDPumpkin

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Three Prize Winners!

First Place: One (1) winner will receive one (1) night vision camcorder; one (1) physical copy of Nancy Drew: Shadow at the Water’s Edge game, one (1) $50 iTunes gift card; one (1) Nancy Drew journal; and one (1) Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys TV DVD set

Second Place: One (1) winner will receive one (1) Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys TV DVD set: one (1) physical copy of Nancy Drew: Shadow at the Water’s Edge game and one (1) Nancy Drew journal

Third Place: One (1) winner will receive one (1) Nancy Drew journal

 

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To submit your Nancy Drew pumpkin on Facebook or Twitter your post or tweet must include the following four elements:

  • Attach a picture of your carved pumpkin to your post/tweet
  • A brief description of how the carved pumpkin is connected to Nancy Drew
  • The hashtag: #NDPumpkin
  • Lastly, make sure you’ve liked our Facebook page or are following us on Twitter

The winners will be notified via Facebook or Twitter on Tuesday, November 1st.

See below for full contest rules, and then submit your #NDPumpkin today!

Alternative Entry:  If you do not have a Facebook or Twitter account, you may send your entry via email to contest@herinteractive.com and Her Interactive will post/tweet your entry for you.

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2016 Nancy Drew Pumpkin Carving Contest Rules

OVERVIEW

Fans can submit photos of their Nancy Drew-inspired pumpkin carvings on Facebook or Twitter between Friday, September 23 at 9:00am PT, and Monday, October 31st at 11:59pm PT. First Place: One (1) winner will receive one (1) night vision camcorder; one (1) physical copy of Nancy Drew: Shadow at the Water’s Edge game, one (1) $50 iTunes gift card; one (1) Nancy Drew journal; and one (1) Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys TV DVD set

Second Place: One (1) winner will receive one (1) Nancy Drew and the Hardy Boys TV DVD set: one (1) physical copy of Nancy Drew: Shadow at the Water’s Edge game and one (1) Nancy Drew journal

Third Place: One (1) winner will receive one (1) Nancy Drew journal

 

NANCY DREW PUMPKIN CARVING CONTEST RULES

ELIGIBILITY: Promotion (the “Promotion”) is open to everyone, including non-U.S residents. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members (spouse, parent, child and sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of Her Interactive, Inc. (“Sponsor”) and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion are not eligible to participate or win a prize. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations. Void outside and where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.
WHEN TO ENTER: The Promotion is open between 9:00am PT on Friday, September 23, 2016, and ends at 11:59pm PT on Monday, October 31, 2016.
HOW TO ENTER: A computer, or mobile device with Internet access, is required to participate in this Promotion. Registration to become a member of Facebook or Twitter is required, but registration is free.
A complete Facebook or Twitter entry includes the following four elements:
  • Attach a picture of your carved pumpkin to your post/tweet
  • A brief description of how the carved pumpkin is connected to Nancy Drew
  • The hashtag: #NDPumpkin
  • Lastly, make sure you’ve liked our Facebook page or are following us on Twitter
The winner will be notified via Facebook or Twitter on Tuesday, November 1st.
Alternative Entry:  If you do not have a Facebook or Twitter account, you may send your entry via email to contest@herinteractive.com and Her Interactive will post/tweet your entry for you.
One photo will be selected as the winner.  The person who submitted the picture will be notified on Facebook or Twitter and will be required to respond via a valid email address to confirm their eligibility.
No additional methods of entry will be accepted. There is no limit to the amount of submissions any person may submit.
No mechanically reproduced, illegible, forged, software generated, other automated or incomplete entries will be accepted. Promotion entries will be deemed null and void and will be rejected if not submitted through authorized, legitimate channels. If a dispute as to the identity of any entrant cannot be resolved to Sponsors’ satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible. Entry must be made by the entrant, only in the manner as set forth herein. All other methods of entry are considered void.
All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. As permitted by law, each entrant agrees that personal information collected in connection with the Promotion may be shared with the Sponsor to contact you regarding promotional update; information; messages; and for other reasons via electronic and/or ordinary mail and, will be used by Sponsor and such promotional partners in compliance with their respective privacy practices.
SELECTION: The winner of the Promotion (the “Winner”) will be selected by Her Interactive employees. Selection will be based evenly on the following criteria:
  1. Creativity of the pumpkin carving
  2. Originality of the pumpkin carving
  3. Connection of the pumpkin carving to Nancy Drew
The decisions of Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to this Promotion. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
REGISTRATION PERIOD BEGINS: 9:00AM PT on Friday, September 23, 2016
REGISTRATION PERIOD ENDS: 11:59PM PT on Monday, October 31st, 201
SELECTION DATE: November 1, 2016
WINNER NOTIFICATION DATE: November 1, 2016
The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole and absolute discretion.
NOTIFICATION: The potential Winner will be notified by Facebook or Twitter (in the sole discretion of Sponsor) by the Sponsor. In the event that the Winner does not respond to any such notification within three (3) days of date of issuance, a disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number (if applicable) and/or other identification to Sponsor and will be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Release of Publicity, within five (5) days of date of issuance. A disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries if all required documents are not properly executed and returned within the specified period of time. Refusal or return of such documents as non-deliverable or potential Winner’s noncompliance with these Official Rules will also result in disqualification and prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be selected from among all remaining eligible entries.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Promotion and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against the Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective partners, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Promotion or from the receipt or use of any Prize or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any Prize. The Winner, by acceptance of Prize, grants to Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, undelivered, inaccurate, postage-due or garbled entries, e-mail or mail, or tweets. Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Promotion-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website.
Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Promotion or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, Her Interactive and/or their respective agents. Sponsor shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Promotion, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any Prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. The Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Promotion for any reason, including should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor may elect to identify the Winners and award the Prizes by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
The winner will be required to provide a valid e-mail and physical address. In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail and physical address, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Promotion is Her Interactive, Inc.

 

Lights! Camera! Costume!

**Contest is now closed**

Congrats to our winners: Mae, Kaitlyn, and Kara!

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Thanks everyone for participating! Stay tuned for more contests in the future!

It’s the Second Annual Nancy Drew Costume Contest!

HeR Interactive is holding a Nancy Drew Costume Contest that will run from Friday, September 23rd through Monday, October 31st.  The winner will be announced on Tuesday, November 1st.

To participate, submit an image of your best Nancy Drew-themed costume(s) via Facebook or Twitter. Enter as often as you would like but you must use the hashtag #NDcostume.

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Three Prize Winners!

First Place: One winner will receive a $50 Amazon gift card, one physical copy of Nancy Drew: Ghost of Thornton Hall game, a Nancy Drew “Ghost Hunt” T-shirt from Amazon.com, Charlotte’s Mask, and the Nancy Drew: Ghost of Thornton Hall digital soundtrack.

Second Place: One winner will receive a physical copy of Nancy Drew: Ghost of Thornton Hall game, Charlotte’s Mask and the Nancy Drew: Ghost of Thornton Hall digital soundtrack.

Third Place: One winner will receive Charlotte’s Mask.

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To submit your Nancy Drew costume photo on Facebook or Twitter:

Your post or tweet must include the following four elements:

  • Attach a picture to your post/tweet
  • A brief description of how the outfit is connected to Nancy Drew
  • The hashtag: #NDcostume
  • Lastly, make sure you’ve liked our Facebook page or are following us on Twitter

The winner will be notified via Facebook or Twitter on Tuesday, November 1st.

See below for full contest rules, and then submit your #NDcostume today!

Alternative Entry:  If you do not have a Facebook or Twitter account, you may send your entry via email to contest@herinteractive.com and HeR Interactive will post/tweet your entry for you.

2016 Nancy Drew Costume Contest Rules

OVERVIEW

Fans can submit photos of their Nancy Drew-inspired costumes on Facebook or Twitter between Friday, September 23rd at 9:00am PT, and Monday, October 31st at 11:59pm PT. First Place: One (1) winner will receive a Nancy Drew “Ghost Hunt” T-shirt from Amazon.com, a $50 Amazon gift card, Charlotte’s Mask, and the Ghost of Thornton Hall digital soundtrack. One second place winner will receive Charlotte’s Mask and the Ghost of Thornton Hall digital soundtrack. One third place winner will receive Charlotte’s Mask. All winners will have their award-winning picture prominently featured on herinteractive.com on November 1st.

 

NANCY DREW COSTUME CONTEST RULES

ELIGIBILITY: Promotion (the “Promotion”) is open to everyone, including non-U.S residents. Employees, officers, and directors (including immediate family members (spouse, parent, child and sibling and their respective spouses, regardless of where they reside) and members of the same household, whether or not related) of Her Interactive, Inc. (“Sponsor”) and each of their respective parents, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion are not eligible to participate or win a prize. The Promotion is subject to all applicable federal, state, and local laws, rules and regulations. Void outside and where prohibited or restricted by law, rule or regulation.
WHEN TO ENTER: The Promotion is open between 9:00am PT on Friday, September 23, 2016, and ends at 11:59pm PT on Monday, October 31, 2016.
HOW TO ENTER: A computer, or mobile device with Internet access, is required to participate in this Promotion. Registration to become a member of Facebook or Twitter is required, but registration is free.
A complete Facebook or Twitter entry includes the following four elements:
  • Attach a picture to your post/tweet
  • A brief description of how the outfit is connected to Nancy Drew
  • The hashtag: #NDcostume
  • Lastly, make sure you’ve liked our Facebook page or are following us on Twitter
The winner will be notified via Facebook or Twitter on Tuesday, November 1st.
Alternative Entry:  If you do not have a Facebook or Twitter account, you may send your entry via email to contest@herinteractive.com and Her Interactive will post/tweet your entry for you.
Three photos will be selected as the winners.  The persons who submitted the picture will be notified on Facebook or Twitter and will be required to respond via a valid email address to confirm their eligibility.
No additional methods of entry will be accepted. There is no limit to the amount of submissions any person may submit.
No mechanically reproduced, illegible, forged, software generated, other automated or incomplete entries will be accepted. Promotion entries will be deemed null and void and will be rejected if not submitted through authorized, legitimate channels. If a dispute as to the identity of any entrant cannot be resolved to Sponsors’ satisfaction, the entry will be deemed ineligible. Entry must be made by the entrant, only in the manner as set forth herein. All other methods of entry are considered void.
All entries become the exclusive property of Sponsor and will not be acknowledged or returned. As permitted by law, each entrant agrees that personal information collected in connection with the Promotion may be shared with the Sponsor to contact you regarding promotional update; information; messages; and for other reasons via electronic and/or ordinary mail and, will be used by Sponsor and such promotional partners in compliance with their respective privacy practices.
SELECTION: The winner of the Promotion (the “Winner”) will be selected by Her Interactive employees. Selection will be based evenly on the following criteria:
  1. Creativity of the costume
  2. Originality of the costume
  3. Connection of the photo to Nancy Drew
The decisions of Sponsor are final and binding on all matters relating to this Promotion. Odds of winning depend on the total number of eligible entries received.
REGISTRATION PERIOD BEGINS: 9:00AM PT on Friday, September 23, 2016
REGISTRATION PERIOD ENDS: 11:59PM PT on Monday, October 31st, 2016
SELECTION DATE: November 1, 2016
WINNER NOTIFICATION DATE: November 1, 2016
The Prize is non-transferable and non-assignable, with no cash redemptions or substitutions except at Sponsor’s sole and absolute discretion. Sponsor reserves the right to substitute a prize (or portion thereof) with one of comparable or greater value, at its sole and absolute discretion.
NOTIFICATION: The potential Winner will be notified by Facebook or Twitter (in the sole discretion of Sponsor) by the Sponsor. In the event that the Winner does not respond to any such notification within three (3) days of date of issuance, a disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be chosen from among all remaining eligible entries. The potential Winner may be required to submit his/her valid social security number (if applicable) and/or other identification to Sponsor and will be required to execute, have notarized and return an Affidavit of Eligibility and Release of Liability and, unless prohibited by law, Release of Publicity, within five (5) days of date of issuance. A disqualification will result, prize will be forfeited and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, an alternate potential Winner may be randomly selected from among all remaining eligible entries if all required documents are not properly executed and returned within the specified period of time. Refusal or return of such documents as non-deliverable or potential Winner’s noncompliance with these Official Rules will also result in disqualification and prize forfeiture and, at Sponsor’s sole discretion and time permitting, may cause an alternate potential Winner to be selected from among all remaining eligible entries.
WAIVER OF LIABILITY/PUBLICITY RELEASE: By participating in the Promotion and submitting an entry, each entrant agrees to (i) be bound by these Official Rules, including all entry requirements, and (ii) waive any and all claims against the Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective partners, affiliated companies, subsidiaries, licensees, distributors, dealers, retailers, printers, representatives and advertising and promotion agencies, and any and all other companies associated with the Promotion, and all of their respective officers, directors, employees, agents and representatives (collectively, “Released Parties”) for any injury, damage or loss that may occur, directly or indirectly, in whole or in part, from the participation in the Promotion or from the receipt or use of any Prize or any travel or activity related to the receipt or use of any Prize. The Winner, by acceptance of Prize, grants to Sponsor, Her Interactive, and each of their respective designees the right to publicize such Winner’s name, address (city and state of residence), photograph, voice and/or other likeness and prize information in any and all media now known or hereafter devised, throughout the world, in perpetuity, without additional compensation or consideration, notification or permission, unless prohibited by law.
GENERAL CONDITIONS: Released Parties are not responsible for stolen, late, incomplete, illegible, misdirected, lost, damaged, garbled, delayed, undelivered, inaccurate, postage-due or garbled entries, e-mail or mail, or tweets. Entries generated by a script, macro or other mechanical or automated means or by any means which subvert the entry process will be disqualified. Released Parties are not responsible for lost, interrupted or unavailable network, server, Internet Service Provider (ISP), website, or other connections, availability or accessibility or miscommunications or failed computer, satellite, telephone or cable transmissions, lines, or technical failure or jumbled, scrambled, delayed, or misdirected transmissions or computer hardware or software malfunctions, failures or difficulties, or other errors or difficulties of any kind whether human, mechanical, electronic, computer, network, typographical, printing or otherwise relating to or in connection with the Promotion, including, without limitation, errors or difficulties which may occur in connection with the administration of the Promotion, the processing of entries, the announcement of the Prize or in any Promotion-related materials. Released Parties are also not responsible for any incorrect or inaccurate information, whether caused by website users, tampering, hacking, or by any equipment or programming associated with or utilized in the Promotion. Released Parties are not responsible for injury or damage to participants’ or to any other person’s computer related to or resulting from participating in this Promotion or downloading materials from or use of the website.
Persons who tamper with or abuse any aspect of the Promotion or website or attempt to undermine the legitimate operation of the Promotion by cheating, deception or other unfair playing practices, or intend to annoy, abuse, threaten or harass any other entrant or Sponsor’s representatives or who are in violation of these Official Rules, as solely determined by Sponsor, will be disqualified and all associated entries will be void. Any attempt to deliberately damage the content or operation of this Promotion is unlawful and subject to legal action by the Sponsor, Her Interactive and/or their respective agents. Sponsor shall have the sole right to disqualify any entrant for violation of these Official Rules or any applicable laws relating to the Promotion, and to resolve all disputes in their sole discretion. Released Parties (i) make no warranty, guaranty or representation of any kind concerning any Prize, and (ii) disclaim any implied warranty. Sponsor’s failure to enforce any terms of these Official Rules shall not constitute a waiver of that provision. The Sponsor reserves the right, in their sole discretion, to cancel or suspend the Promotion for any reason, including should virus, bugs, unauthorized human intervention, or other causes corrupt the administration, security, fairness, integrity or proper operation of the Promotion. In the event of cancellation, Sponsor may elect to identify the Winners and award the Prizes by way of random drawing from among all non-suspect, eligible entries received up to the time of such cancellation.
CAUTION: ANY ATTEMPT BY AN ENTRANT TO DELIBERATELY DAMAGE ANY WEBSITE OR UNDERMINE THE CONTENT OR LEGITIMATE OPERATION OF THIS PROMOTION IS A VIOLATION OF CRIMINAL AND CIVIL LAWS AND SHOULD SUCH AN ATTEMPT BE MADE, SPONSOR WILL DISQUALIFY ANY SUCH ENTRANT AND SPONSOR RESERVES THE RIGHT TO SEEK DAMAGES (INCLUDING ATTORNEYS’ FEES) AND OTHER REMEDIES FROM ANY SUCH ENTRANT TO THE FULLEST EXTENT PERMITTED BY LAW.
The winner will be required to provide a valid e-mail and physical address. In the event of a dispute as to the identity or eligibility of a Winner based on an e-mail and physical address, the winning entry will be declared made by the “Authorized Account Holder” of the e-mail address submitted at the time of entry provided he/she is eligible according to these Official Rules. The “Authorized Account Holder” is defined as the natural person to whom the applicable Internet service provider or other organization (such as a business or educational institution) has assigned the e-mail address for the domain associated with the submitted e-mail address. Sponsor reserves the right to modify these Official Rules for clarification purposes without materially affecting the terms and conditions of the Promotion.
SPONSOR: The Sponsor of this Promotion is Her Interactive, Inc.

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