Serious Game Classification
Where in America's Past is Carmen Sandiego?
Brøderbund Software (U.S.A.), Brøderbund Software (U.S.A.), 1991
RETRO SERIOUS GAME
Besides play, this title features the following intents:
- Educative message broadcasting
This title is used by the following domains:
This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12-16
The gameplay of this title is Game-based(designed with stated goals)
The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:
As an ACME Detective Agency greenhorn in the pursuit of Carmen Sandiego, you employ your Chronoskimmer 450SL to travel through time in the search of the next clue that eventually results in the recovery of the stolen item, apprehension of the theif, and the eventual capture of Carmen herself.
Not much new in terms of the basic premise, all trivia questions relate to American History...obviously. The graphics are greatly improved over previous Carmen Sandiego games. [source:mobygames]
Distribution : Retail - CommercialPlatform(s) : PC (Dos)