Stay Tuned for Danger is the second game in the Nancy Drew adventure series. It is based on Nancy Drew Files #17: Stay Tuned for Danger.

On November 17, 2011, Her Interactive announced they would not sell the game any more. However, on August 9, 2016, it was announced that the game would be coming out of retirement with a digital download only avaliable through Her's website. Before then, there were no plans for a remastered edition.

Synopsis Edit

Go undercover to save daytime TV's biggest star from the danger lurking in the wings!

Nancy's reputation for solving mysteries offers her the chance to investigate behind the scenes of a high-profile daytime drama television show in New York City. Mattie Jensen, an actress on the daytime soap opera "Light of Our Love," is renting Nancy's Aunt Eloise's apartment in New York, and has decided to ask you to investigate a new case for her. Mattie's co-star, Rick Arlen, has been receiving threatening letters recently and now it's up to you to get to the bottom of them. Clues are everywhere you look, but so is treachery! Only cleverness and craft can outwit this culprit - will Nancy discover the truth before the final curtain call? Stay tuned to find out!

  • Interrogate the famous actors and investigate a television set
  • Sneak onto the set after hours and discover secret passageways
  • Defuse a bomb and escape from locked rooms


Mattie JensenEdit

Mattie plays Serena Livingstone on Light of Our Love, and is basically considered the real star. She is your average soft-hearted girlfriend.

Rick ArlenEdit

Rick plays Rory Danner on Light of Our Love. He's very conceited, and flirtatious. Unlike Mattie, he hasn't been taking the death threats seriously.

Lillian WeissEdit

Lillian is the director of Light of Our Love. She's quite grumpy and doesn't appreciate Nancy asking her questions.

Millie StrathornEdit

Millie is the prop master at the studio. She can't seem to distinguish between reality and fantasy, and also tries to write various things into the scripts.

William PappasEdit

Bill is the producer for Light of Our Love.

Dwayne PowersEdit

Dwayne is Mattie's agent. She is his only client; although all his other clients left when he started failing financially, Mattie stuck with him because she doesn't want the person who made her career to fail.

Ralph GuardinoEdit

Ralph is the security guard at the World Wide Broadcasting headquarters.

Phone FriendsEdit

The phone is located in the entryway of Mattie's apartment.

Bess MarvinEdit

Bess is one of Nancy's best friends. She offers Nancy advice and hints.

George FayneEdit

George is Nancy's other best friend, and also offers her advice and hints. She and Bess are cousins.

Ned NickersonEdit

Ned is Nancy's boyfriend, and also offers her advice and hints.

Logo & Alternate BoxEdit


The original Stay Tuned for Danger box, featuring the suspects in various places, before Her got a new designer for Message in a Haunted Mansion. At that point, they had him go back and redo the cover to the most recent one.