Welcome to The Game's Afoot!, the definitive fansite for Disney's 26th underappreciated animated classic, The Great Mouse Detective (1986). Relive the exciting adventures of a clever mouse, Basil of Baker Street, and his arch-enemy, the notorious Professor Ratigan, in London 1897. This site contains the most comprehensive information and media on this underrated Disney gem. Be sure to sign Basil's Guestbook, feel free to contribute, and enjoy!
NOTE: PLEASE DO NOT TAKE ANY PHOTOS WITHOUT PERMISSION FIRST. IF YOU WANT TO USE FAN ART PICTURES, PERMISSION MUST BE OBTAINED FROM THE ORIGINAL ARTIST. THANK YOU!
05-19-2017 | Updated the Scenes page with two On Site animation test videos: Sheridan Animation Assignment by nahkoten and an oldie from ten years ago (wow!): Basil Reaction by Zaree Nilerabanwen.
05-12-2017 | Happy 9th Anniversary to being the web mistress to this fansite! This week I've updated the Miscellaneous photo page (under Odds and Ends) with a photo featuring Doctor Who himself, Peter Capaldi, with Basil of Baker Street.
05-05-2017 | For Cinco de Mayo, I've updated the Foreign Merchandise page by adding two new sections: DVD Release and VHS/Video Release with the cover art and information for Basil El Ratón Superdetective.
04-28-2017 | Added info and an image of "WDI - Disney Villains Series - Ratigan" to the Merchandise page (under Pins).
04-21-2017 | Updated the Professional Artists page with two new listings: Disney Animator Phil Nibbelink (originally worked on The Great Mouse Detective production) and Digital Artist Candice Broersma.
04-14-2017 | In honor of Mouselady's birthday today, I added a new tribute page at Fan Art page for her story, In Memory of Elizabeth. It's in the section titled, "Themes."
04-07-2017 | Updated the second Merchandise page and Pins section again with another finding of a new pin: DSSH (Disney Studio Store Hollywood) from PTD (Pin Trader Delight) featuring Dr. Dawson with a sundae.
03-31-2017 | A new image and information on the DSSH (Disney Studio Store Hollywood) Mice Series pin (featuring Basil, Dawson, Olivia, and Hiram in the makeshift balloon) has been added to Page 2 of the Merchandise page (under Pins). It's a LE of 300 and is set to be released on April 8, 2017.
03-24-2017 | Archived another twenty updates. Also added a photo and information for the 2016 soundtrack, The Great Mouse Detective 30th Anniversary Edition, to the Music & Lyrics page. It features bonus tracks of additional music heard in the film.