Where in Americas Past is Carmen Sandiego
Where in America’s Past is Carmen Sandiego is an educational computer video game covering 400 years of American History? The game contains 45 geological places and 9 past ages. The objective of the game is to catch Carmen’s gang of robbers and then Carmen herself. In doing so, the player can receive in-game help.
The Chronoskimmer set on a mission
The ACME Detective Agency greenhorn chooses you, Chronoskimmer 450SL to catch Carmen and her robbers. You have to follow the Sandiego gang as they time travel and catch them. You start from 1800. All the way up from there, you end up in your present era. During your course of the journey, you learn about several things that happened in America in the past.
At the beginning of Where in America’s Past is Carmen Sandiego, you know only the scandal and the gender of the person behind these scandals. In order to finish your mission, you need to find out, detect and arrest the mischief-maker before you run out of time. To save time you must examine each of the clues carefully and avoid going unnecessarily to any place. You must study the clues properly to know the place and the time at which the criminal has gone to. You are provided with a book which is ‘refer to your personal volume of What Happened When’. It tells you about the past of America which will help you with the clue.
Brøderbund Software, Inc.
Brøderbund was established in 1980 by Doug and Gary Carlston in. They merged with The Learning Company in 1998.