Serious Game Classification
The Cat and the Coup
Peter Brinson / Kurosh ValaNejad, The Advancing Scholarship for the Humanities and Social Sciences / The Game Innovation Lab at the (U.S.A.), 2010
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Besides play, this title features the following intents:
- Informative message broadcasting
This title is used by the following domains:
- Culture & Art
This title targets the following audience:
Age : 17-25
The gameplay of this title is Game-based(designed with stated goals)
The Cat and the Coup is a documentary game in which you play the cat of Dr. Mohammed Mossadegh, the first democratically elected Prime Minister of Iran. During the summer of 1953, the CIA engineered a coup to bring about his downfall. As a player, you coax Mossadegh back through significant events of his life by knocking objects off of shelves, scattering his papers, jumping on his lap and scratching him.