Serious Game Classification

Fisher-Price: Big Action Garage Funnybone Interactive (U.S.A.), Knowledge Adventure (U.S.A.), 2001  

Informations Analyses Discussion





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


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


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12-16 / 17-25 / 3-7 / 8-11
General Public


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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Fisher-Price: Big Action Garage Fisher-Price: Big Action Garage is a cartoon-style animated adventure, named for the Fisher-Price toy the game idea is built upon.

Tommy Treads' good friend KC Coupe has broken down and is in dire need of repair - Tommy has to find all the parts he needs before sundown or Tow Truck will cart him off to the junkyard. In this adventure game, the player is cast as Tommy's assistant as he goes from location to location earning parts by completing tasks and winning challenges. The player uses the mouse to perform various activities:Tune-up Time - change spark plugs, check the oil and replace a battery in a semi-realistic activityGrease the Ghosts - squirt grease at ghosts in this haunted garage arcade gameGarbage Pick-up - clean junk and recycling from the river in a pattern-completion activityBackstage Maze - navigate a maze to deliver gasoline to a star backstageRace Track Challenge - race against Bernie Rubber in an arcade challengePaint and Detail - a printable creative activity, painting and adding decals to primed carsA green flag available at the bottom of the screen brings the player to the Dashboard, where he can quit, adjust the volume, check on the car parts earned, view the credits, and open the Scrapbook. The Scrapbook has printable pictures of all the characters from the game.

Fisher-Price: Big Action Garage was designed for children aged 4 - 7 and addresses skills such as pattern recognition, creative play, following directions and developing fine motor skills. [source:mobygames]

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