DescriptionIn this point and click adventure game you play the famous teen detective, Nancy Drew, as she takes on an interesting summer internship as Deputy Curator of a Washington D.C. museum, Beech Hill. The museum specializes in the ancient Mayan culture, and part of Nancy’s job is working with Mayan artifacts and preparing them to go on exhibit.
Shortly after beginning her new position, Nancy learns that the museum has had a series of mysterious thefts. Only one clue has been left behind to connect the otherwise seemingly unrelated incidents – a bright red handprint. As she learns more about the Mayan civilization and its culture, she realizes that there is much more to the thefts than the authorities realize.
Part of Nancy’s investigation involves travel outside the confines of the Beech Hill Museum building to other parts of the Capitol City. She will take a subway, visit a hospital and meet characters in the Mexican consulate in Washington, D.C.
Secret of the Sacred Hand is based on a book by the same name, #124 in the paperback series.
- "Nancy Drew 6" -- Informal name
Part of the Following Groups
|Chock full of interesting puzzles!||Jeanne (75633)|
The Press Says
|Edutaining Kids||Oct, 2002||A||100|
|Just Adventure||Aug 20, 2002||A||100|
|GameCola.net||Sep 21, 2010||9 out of 10||90|
|GameZone||Jul 24, 2002||8.5 out of 10||85|
|Tap-Repeatedly/Four Fat Chicks||Nov, 2002||80|
|Adventurearchiv||Oct 23, 2002||72 out of 100||72|
|GameZebo||Jul 10, 2009||60|
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TriviaNancy Drew: The Secret of the Scarlet Hand has won the following awards:
Related Web Sites
- Nancy Drew: The Secret of the Scarlet Hand (product page on the Her Interactive website)
- Secret of the Scarlet Hand - Wikipedia (article about the game in the open encyclopedia)
- UHS Hints for Secret of the Scarlet Hand (Question and answer format lets you get only the amount of help you need. Solutions included.)