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Nancy Drew Dossier: Lights, Camera, Curses!

By Erin Bell, Common Sense Media Reviewer

age 10+

Nancy Drew spin-off retains the appeal of the main series.

Game Windows , Mac 2008
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Her Interactive's Nancy Drew games have a reputation for great production values and solid mystery stories that can be enjoyed by young and old players alike, and Lights, Camera, Curses! is no exception. Atmospheric music, attractive graphics, and competent voice acting (the actress for Nancy Drew reprises her role here) complement a set of challenging and creative inventory puzzles and mini-games that make sense within the context of the story.

As well, Nancy Drew continues to be a great role model for younger female gamers. Multiple endings, which are based on how many points players earn throughout the game, make a good case for replaying the game more than once.

Game Details

  • Platforms: Windows , Mac
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Her Interactive
  • Release date: November 11, 2008
  • Genre: Action/Adventure
  • ESRB rating: E for Mild Violence
  • Last updated: November 4, 2015

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