Aunt Eloise's House
Look close at the note on the table under the mirror. Read Aunt Eloise's note and remember the warning issued about the safe. Open the right drawer. Read the Sigma Phi Kappa Delta Sorority invitation. Take the coin left of the calculator. A flashing light shows to show the coin. It is seen at the top left of the screen. Look close at the tapestry at the end of the hallway left of the table. Move the tapestry and see a safe. The lock pad has Greek letters buttons. Enter the name of the sorority by pressing Sigma Phi Kappa Delta. Take the library key on the safe door. Look close at the wooden box. Click to open the box and see a slider puzzle. Arrange the tiles to form the picture on the cover. Read the note and learn the school computer's info. Enter the room to the right of the main door. Look close at the end table right of the sofa. Open the drawer. Take the coin at the very back behind the envelope. Read the note pad and learn about Jake and library books out of order. So Jake worked at the library. Pan left and look close at books on table under the window. Read the Hidden Clues are Everywhere book. Learn about The Haunted Ghost Bridge. In close up of the table, pick up the coin behind the sofa at right. Open the chest left of the entryway. Take coins from the rolled white blanket sat right side. Look close at right side of the book case. Take one of the red books at right side of the book case. See a secret compartment inside. Take the teacher's lounge key. Open the middle cabinet and see a TV and VCR. Look close at the left side of the bookcase. Take a coin from the World Almanac space at right side. Exit the living room. Take a coin from the lamp on the wall left of the main door. Click the main door to exit the house and get a call from Detective Beech. Exit through main door. Select Maxine's Diner on the map and enter.
Turn left and go forward to the man sitting in a booth. Before reaching the booth, take the coin on top of the mustard jar on the table at the right. Talk to Detective Beech and learn about the murder of Jake Rogers. Go forward to the other end of the diner by the door. Check the menu on the table at left (or by the door). See that certain letters are in different colors. Xe: R3 is written on the dessert menu. Check the jukebox. See NANCYDREW written in reverse as the label of the jukebox. You can use a coin if you want listen to some records. Click on the coin slot and the automatically the coin is inserted. You can play Barnacle Blast on the left if you want. Talk to the young man behind the counter, Daryl Gray. He is the student council president at the high school. Behind him is the menu board. Some letters on the right side of the board under the main headings are in red. Enter the kitchen through the double doors on the left. Pan left and check the black tub under the spill sign. Take the soup ladle. Pick up and read the crumpled note on the left of the tub. Connie breaks a dance date with Daryl. Pan right and look close at the tomatoes on the cutting board. Watch out is etched on the cutting board. Look under the table with the tomatoes. See a bolt cutter propping a pipe. Take the bolt cutter and see the pipe leak. Use the soup ladle as replacement pipe prop for the bolt cutter. Pan right and look close at the work schedule on the center wall shelf. The last entry is Te: L3. Click on the torn part at bottom right and Nancy comments on it. There is a set of letters at the bottom. Look close at the paper tacked on the fridge at right. See Jake's note. There is a line of numbers at the bottom and Hg: L3. The first number is the line on the note and the second number after the period is the position of the word on that line. Exit the diner. Enter the high school and look around.
Paseo del Mar High School
Turn left from the main display and forward to front left hallway. Look close at the locker with the torn police tape at left. Pick up the coin on top of the padlock of the locker left of Jake's. See a padlock that needs 4 numbers. Open the cell phone; click and select phone. Check the numbers that form the name JAKE. Enter 5253 on the padlock. See an empty video case. Pull out and read the English Essay book. A Treatise on Etiquette by Prudence Rutherford is marked with a piece of paper. Read the Judo Today magazine. Read about the unknown last minute entry that won the 5th annual men's judo tournament. Move the cursor to bottom of screen and look down. Pick up the coin on the hinge of the locker door and the newspaper. Read about a break in at the Drug Station Pharmacy. Several vials of Hectinol were taken. Turn left and look close at the bulletin board. All bulletin boards in the high school contain notes with secret codes and different ways to read them. These are actually clues to help Nancy solve the case, so be sure to read them all. See a white note. The letters-words are read right to left. He: u2 is also included. Turn to the left and turn the corner. Look close at the bulletin board. See that Hal Tanaka is the honor student of the month. See another note above Hal's picture. Form the words by using the next set of letters with previous words. Ir: D2 is also there. Go forward and take the coin on top of the trash bin on the right. Go to the gym. Take a coin from the racket in front of the closed sports equipment window. Look close at the eye chart left of the big bin. Read the eye chart from the bottom up and right to left. Turn around from the eye chart and talk to the young man wearing a jersey with the number 80. Turn to the right and look close at the Self Defense poster. See soda machines on the right. Turn back to hallway and go left at the back hallway. Go forward to the display outside the Memorial Library. Check the student art exhibit boards. Take a coin from the woman in silhouette's magnifying lens. Look close at the bulletin board left of the library door. Look close at the bulletin board to the right of the library door. Go forward to the study dome at the end of the right hallway. Talk to Hal until there's nothing left to say. Look close at the bulletin board at the left end of the windows. Check the Paseo HS news left of the Earth Day poster. Pick up the coin on the floor to the left of the trash bin. Turn around from the board. Take a coin two tables right of Hal. Take another coin from the top of the recyclable cans bin. Pan right and take the coin on top of the fire extinguisher at the right. Enter the hallway right of the recyclable cans bin. Check the bulletin board at the left. Look close at the blue and white note under the Get Involved sign at the right side. Go forward and take a coin from the left drinking water fountain. Look close at the board to the right of the entrance of the student's lounge. Look close at the Senior Essay Contest note. Turn around. Enter the lounge between the 2 bulletin boards here at the right hallway. Look close at the bulletin board at the right. Look close at the pink note partly covered by the Victory sign at the bottom left. Take a coin to the left of the potted plant by the Student of the Month picture board. Turn around and see the magazine rack. Take coins from 3 magazines on the bottom rack. Look close at the soda machine. Take the coin beside the phone book below the Tony's pizza sign. Take the coin on the floor at the corner left of the entryway. Talk to Connie, the school monitor. Talk to her several times until Nancy stops the conversation. Try to enter the teacher's lounge door left of the bulletin board and Connie stops you. Go to the hallway and turn left. Go forward until the end. See a door on the left with a Braille keypad. Take the coin on the floor right of the double doors. Turn around and go left. Take the coin on the white tile on the floor under the fire extinguisher on the left wall. Look close at the bulletin board. Check the note to the left of the Drama poster. Go back to Hal at the student's dome. Talk to him again about everything. Go back to gym on the other side of the building. Talk to Hulk about the other students. There's a soda machine here. It is time to distract Connie away from the lounge. Remember the clue on the left board outside the library. Do not add any coins or click on the coin slot of the machine. Press: Grape, grape, orange, cool. Hear the alarm go off. Hulk says to call Connie. Go to the hallway, turn left at the next hallway, turn right, and enter the student union. Talk to Connie about other things and the alarm. Connie leaves to fix the alarm. Read her notebook. Learn about her feelings for someone. Use the teacher's lounge key taken from Aunt Eloise's secret book on the locked door. Enter and look around.
Look close at the bookcase to the right of the door. Read about Gray Enterprises' second quarter's loss and possible leak of classified military hardware information. Take the coin to the right of the apple, one coin at the top of the Physics Level 1 book and another coin from the green bowl on the shelf above. Take a coin from the cakes on the dining table. Check the map on the wall. See words on the frame of the map. Look close at file cabinets. Open the Senior Final Papers drawer. Pull out Hal Tanaka's folder. Nancy comments that it is exactly like the one in Jake's locker. Turn right and click on the computer monitor or keyboard or mouse. Using your keyboard enter user name: Eloise Drew and password: O Wise Elder. Press Ok. Check the printer. Click Ok to print the security report. Check mail and learn that Jake has bulletin board duty. Check password and learn that maintenance room's password is NOTE. Check the To Do list and learn that Dillon HVAC is needed for boiler service. Take the coin on top of the pencil holder and another coin from lower blue in/out tray. Go to the printer at the left and take and read the security report on top. Look at the bulletin board to the left of the door. Exit the teacher's lounge. Get a threatening phone call from someone. Use the cell phone. Click Menu and select Phone. Press the Call button under Mitch Dillon's name. Talk to Mitch Dillon. After the conversation ends, turn exit and turn right from the lounge and enter the study dome. Turn left to the back hallway. Use Aunt Eloise's key taken from the safe door on the library lock.
Go right past the Information desk. Turn right behind the Information desk and check the magazines. Read the Sports Today magazine. Learn about Hectinol, a human growth hormone. Nancy comments about it being stolen from the drug station. Turn around from the magazines and check the reference books on the nearest bookcase. Pull out the K red-white Encyclopedia Americana from top left shelf. Learn that the medallion Connie is wearing is Kanji for crane. Remember the Judo poster by the soda machine and the middle clue on the board outside the gym. Take the coin above the R Encyclopedia Americana. Pull out the B of the Global Book at the top right shelf. Remember that the maintenance door has a Braille keypad and that the password learned from Aunt Eloise's computer is NOTE. Note down the Braille letters for NOTE. Take a coin from top of the H Global Book. Turn right from the reference bookcase. Look close at the cabinet at the corner. Open the fifth drawer from top. Pull out the paper behind the map. Go to the computers at back side of the room and right of stairs. Click on a monitor. Enter the combination to his locker on the catalog search line: 5253. Click on Go. See Evidence by J. Rogers - Under My Seat - Reference. Go to the front part of the library. Go to the left side of the room and take a coin from under the book cart with books at second aisle. Enter the aisle between the shelves. Click on any active books. See that the books are all related to other Nancy Drew games. Get a coin on the left empty shelf space of the first aisle that can be entered. Pick up a coin from under the book cart at back end of the bookcases. Walk the center aisle between the tables and then face the stairs. Take the coin under the blue book on the table at the left. Climb the stairs go left to the book cases. Take the coin from under the book cart and the coin from under the chair at the right. Go forward and enter the aisle between the shelves. Click on any active books. Take a coin from top of the Saboteur book at first aisle at right shelf. Get a coin on the back right corner on the floor at last aisle that can be entered. Turn to the left and take a coin from the nameplate of the second portrait. Turn around and take the coin under the book cart by the book shelves. Turn around again and go forward. Go forward and see a table with a yellow pad with "Jake was here". Open the chemistry book and read Jake's Things to Remember. Check under the chair at the right. See a box with symbols. We can come back to this later. Go down the steps and take coin from the R of the Library sign on the wall by the stairs. Go down from the other stairs and take the coin on top of the M of Memorial sign. Exit the library.
Paseo del Mar High School
Go outside the gym and talk to Hulk (if you haven't yet) about his injury. Talk to Hal at the study dome about his essay. Turn around from Hal and go to the student union down the hallway. Talk to Connie about her medallion and money. Exit the school and go to the diner. Talk to Daryl. He may ask where you heard a lot of your information; don't say you're working undercover! As you turn to leave, Daryl hands you a note from Dillon HVAC. The note states that he has the solution to the mystery and wants a meet at the HS basement of the maintenance room. Exit the diner and go back to the school. Enter the school and go right. Turn right at the side hallway and look close at the maintenance room door with a Braille lock. The lock's keypad is in Braille. Aunt Eloise's computer states that the password is NOTE. The library's reference area has a Braille book. Enter NOTE in Braille. The light turns green. Enter through door. Take the coin from the top of the flammable barrel to the left of the elevator door. Press the service elevator button. Go down to the boiler room. See that the boiler is in full blast and the gauges are on maximum. The levers are padlocked. This is a timed puzzle but you get a second chance if you run out of time. Quickly take the bolt cutter you got from the diner and use it on the padlock. Check the chart on the left wall and see where the gauges should be set. Look down and open the toolbox on the left by the Dillon HVAC. Take the gloves. Use the gloves on the 3 levers above the gauges. Adjust the left lever 2 times, the right lever 2 times, and the left lever 1 time. Look around. See that the panel for the elevator is ripped off. The elevator cannot be opened. Take a coin on top of the right warning cone. Look left and see a Maxine's Diner cup and a book of Maxine's matches. Check the matches. See a Mercury symbol on the cover. Turn around from the matches and see a grate to the right of the boiler. Pick up the video cassette in front of the grate. Exit through the grate. Go back to Aunt Eloise's house.
Aunt Eloise's House
Enter the living room and open the TV cabinet. Turn the TV on and use the video cassette on the VCR. Watch the activities of the students. Take the video cassette out of the machine. Go back to the school. Talk to Connie and Hulk completely (Hal should have already said everything). Go to the diner and talk to Daryl. Daryl leaves in a huff. Go to the booth and talk to Detective Beech. Go back to the school, then go to the library and Jake's chair (the one with the box under it). There are 18 letters and numbers on the 18 clues left on notes all over the place. All those notes have been collected. Look at the Periodic Table of the Elements on the wall above Jake's chair. Based on the letters and digits seen in the notes, the letters on the left side of the note clues are elements. Find those letters on the periodic table. The right sets of letters with digits are the directions. Arrange them by the atomic numbers shown at top left of each square. Look under the chair and take out Jake's box. See the cover of the box has buttons with symbols on them. The match clue states that mercury symbol is the "first step". Starting from mercury, follow the directions seen on the 18 steps. The digits are the number of the buttons to move down to. Once the box is opened, take the video cassette with the red line. Go back to Aunt Eloise's house and enter the living room. Open the TV cabinet. Turn the TV on and use the video cassette with the red line on the VCR. Watch and see more evidence. After viewing the tape, hear someone come in. Take the video cassette from recorder. Turn off the TV. Enter the foyer. See and talk to the baddie. The baddie wants the tape. Reply with the wrong answer twice only to get more info. The third wrong answer gets you hit and a second chance. When the baddie asks where the tape is, respond that it is behind the tapestry. Remember Aunt Eloise's note about the combination. When asked for the combination, select incorrect codes three times. If the correct answer is given, game ends with second chance. On the third wrong code, Aunt Eloise's security system will catch the baddie. Case closed!