Serious Game Classification

Blue's 123 Time Activities Humongous Entertainment (U.S.A.), Humongous Entertainment (U.S.A.), 1999  

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Classification

RETRO SERIOUS GAME
(Edugame)

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Purpose

Besides play, this title features the following intents:
  • Licensed title
  • Educative message broadcasting

Market

This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment
  • Education

Audience

This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12-16 / 17-25 / 8-11
General Public

Gameplay

The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

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Blue's 123 Time Activities This was the third Blue's Clues CD-ROM game from Humongous Entertainment. Devoted to teaching kids ages 3 to 6 early math and thinking skills, Blue's 123 Time Activities features the characters from the popular preschool television show Blue's Clues. There's a big backyard fair, and emcee Steve greets players in his inimitable fashion. The game is a series of mini-games tied together with the backyard fair theme, each geared toward teaching match and logic skills while it entertains.

A breakdown of the mini-games: Baby Bear's Card Game. Players try to be the first to get rid of all their cards. This is a variation of Go Fish - players match shapes and quantities.

Bell's Souvenir Stand. Players weigh souvenirs to fill requests.

Felt Friend's Pattern Parade. Players help decorate floats by completing patterns.

Shovel and Pail's Mother May I? Game. Uses a simple number line to help kids count and add.

Mr. Salt and Mrs. Pepper's Snack Stand. Kids sort food items according to their attributes.

In Tink's Train Ride, players help Tink build his train while learning about adding and subtracting items in the bins.

Cash Register's Prize Tent is the place to redeem Blue Dollars that have been earned from playing the other activities. Use Blue Dollars to earn a Big Prize. There are 9 parts needed to assemble each Big Prize. [source:mobygames]

Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Macintosh - PC (Windows)

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