Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? Deluxe (PC, 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk) Broderbund Software - 1990 USA, Canada Release

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Where In The World Is Carmen Sandiego? Deluxe
Product ID 47956-45612
Product UPC 047956456123
Platform(s) PC
Media 3 1/2" Disk and 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1990
Publisher(s) Broderbund Software
Category(s) Education, Geography, World Geography
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

  • Version for IBM/Tandy & 100% compatibles.
  • High resolution VGA.
  • Fabulous new sound, AdLib, Tandy, Soundblaster, MT-32
  • Over 2,500 clues.
  • 20 Villains, 45 countries.
  • 640K Plus hard disk, 10 MHz 286 or faster.

National Geographic Society Digitized photographs.

Where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?
Volume one, number one.

About the cover.
A rare photo of the elusive Carmen Sandiego.

From the editor.
Ever since Carmen Sandiego first started filching landmarks and treasures from around the world, she has fascinated serious students of international crime.

Now, with this deluxe edition, even rookie detectives will have at their command the world's most advanced crime fighting technology, including the top secret Videophone.

Our staff consultants include The Chief and other veterans of the legendary Acme Detective Agency. They will share the insights and strategies they have developed over year of pursuing Carmen.

So grab your passport, pick up your airline tickets and get ready for your first assignment.

Features
The world in pictures.
National Geographical Society joins the international effort with spectacular photos in stunning 640 x 480 VGA resolution.

Inside the criminal mind.
Acme Detective Agency's official dossier gives you detailed descriptions of all 20 gang members, including 10 new recruits such as Bjorn Toukouse and Sarah Nade.

Small world? It's getting larger!
Carmen's gang is now carrying out it's tricky transgressions in 45 countries- 50% more than before! Where will it all end?

Does the master thief have a master plan?
From Liberty's torch to Venice's gondolas, Carmen's heists span a bewildering range. Is there a pattern... or is it just an advanced case of sticky- fingeritis?

Departments

Tools of the trade.
Now every Acme agent is supplied with the latest crime- stopper gadgetry, including dataminder and videophone for worldwide communication. What will they think of next?

Movies and music.
Some 62 animations keep the action lively. Plus a fabulous new musical score and digitized sound.

Book review.
The world almanac & Book of facts is packed with fascinating information. It's an invaluable aid in deciphering clues.

  • Realistic digitized photos take you top the scene of the crime.
  • Colorful animations keep popping up in unexpected places.
  • Stay in close touch with The Chief using your videophone.
  • Plan your strategy carefully, using three world maps.

"This game is tops. It teaches you how to do research... and helps you learn about geography, history and other topics. Best of all the mysteries are fun."-3- 2- 1 Contact

"One of those blockbuster (programs)... that comes along now and then." Claudia Cohl, Syndicated columnist

"I cannot tear my kids away from this thing (and their 21 and 22)."- Bob Schwabach, Columnist

"...Carmen has become a superstar."- Carla Lazzareschi, Los Angeles Times

System Requirements

PC MS-DOS 3.0
Required CPU AT 286
Required RAM 640K
Supports Mouse Yes
Recommend Audio Yes
Supported Video VGA

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