Return Of The Dinosaurs (PC, 3 1/2" Disk) American Educational Computer - 1988 USA, Canada Release

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Return Of The Dinosaurs
Packaging cover Return Of The Dinosaurs.
Product ID 82971-22124
Product UPC 082971221240
Platform(s) PC
Packaging Retail Box
Media 3 1/2" Disk
Copyright date 1988
Publisher(s) American Educational Computer
Category(s) Entertainment, Adventure
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

Accept the unique Dataventure Challenge!
There's a crack in time! Dinosaurs are returning! You must find them! Only you control the Time Transporter that can return the dinosaurs to their era! Hurry! The townspeople sense danger!

Only So Much Time!
Only So Much Money!
The clock is running! You can't stop it! You must spend money for meals to restore your energy as you search, yet, you need enough money to buy Time Transporter fuel!

What does Auntie Sedent know? Why is Sgt. Prime Evol puzzled? Who can help unlock the clues hidden in the museum cellar? Where are the dangers lurking in the rural countryside? When should you buy a flashlight? Why do you need dirty clothes?

Colorful graphics take you searching through an elaborate main street, a detailed museum park, a far-flung rural countryside, the museum interior... even inside the Time Transporter. You see earth's land masses as they once existed.

You watch dinosaurs emerge in full form as they return to their time and place!

4 Exciting Dataventure Levels!
To save your home town you must make important decisions that become more intriguing with each level: should you earn more money or learn more facts? Should you stock up on food now? Can you afford the bus?

With each new level you command new computer skills as you track the dinosaurs through the database. You must keep notes in your electronic journal! Check facts in your DinoFile!

Which Dinosaur Are You Hunting?
Where Does He Really Belong?
Can You Save Your Home Town?
Embark on your own Dataventure today!

Return Of The Dinosaurs is a remarkable Database Adventure that enhances intuitive thinking and problem-solving abilities, requires practical time and money management decisions and expands database access skills. By playing the 4 game levels, computer skills acquired that prove invaluable in the future use of any database. This a wonderful game for families as well as single players.

System Requirements

Required CPU XT 8088/8086
Required RAM 384K
Supported Video CGA
Hercules Monochrome

Box Scans

Retail Box cover Return Of The Dinosaurs. Retail Box back Return Of The Dinosaurs.



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