Nancy Drew has been around for a long time. I remember my parents and even grandparents reading her books as well as the Hardy Boys. Well this year is Nancy Drew’s 80th Anniversary, so she is celebrating with a new game called Trail of the Twister. In addition, the first original interactive game that started it all ‘Secrets Can Kill’ will also be re-launched and remastered for audiences.
Nancy Drew is one of those admirable characters that has transcended generations – my mother read Nancy Drew growing up, and so did I. And chances are that my kids will be playing her PC adventure games. Now there is a new series of Nancy Drew games called the Dossier series, which is aimed at more casual game play. The first game – Lights, Camera, Curses! has Nancy Drew undercover on the set of a controversial remake of a famous 1930’s film, “Pharaoh”. Nancy needs to find out who is behind the press leaks and odd accidents that are putting the production in danger. On her journey she’ll discover whether…