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Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? [Download]

by Encore Software
Windows Vista / 7 / XP
2.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews) 3 answered questions

Price: $9.99
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Download size:
406 MB
Download time:
11 - 30 minutes on broadband
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Product Features

  • Adventure through 8 challenging missions covering multiple geographical locations across the globe!
  • Access 15 amazing high-tech virtual gadgets to help you find valuable information, decipher clues, and solve the mystery!
  • Access key facts on 50 countries around the world through an expansive country database.
  • Challenge yourself with multiple puzzles and mind teasers from countries around the world.
  • Stay on track! Detailed help is just a click away through the chief communicator. Plus, the game automatically remembers your progress so you can pick up where you left off!

System Requirements

  • Platform:   Windows Vista / 7 / XP
  • Media: Software Download

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Product Details

  • Downloading: Currently, this item is available only to customers located in the United States and who have a U.S. billing address.
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  • ASIN: B007QV961U
  • Date first available at Amazon.com: April 2, 2012
  • Average Customer Review: 2.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (26 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #339 in Software (See Top 100 in Software)
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Product Description

Carmen Sandiego is up to her thieving hijinks again and has stolen the valuable The Travels of Marco Polo book! Help Acme agents Hawkins and Jules track her down by following mysterious clues to countries all over the world. While tCarmen Sandiego is up to her thieving high-jinks again and has stolen the valuable The Travels of Marco Polo book! Help Acme agents Hawkins and Jules track her down by following mysterious clues to countries all over the world. While talking to locals and gathering information to find Carmen, learn cool facts about each country you visit in this interactive game. The more you learn, the closer you get to catching Carmen and recovering the book! For ages 8-12.

Expands knowledge of:
   • World Geography
   • Diverse Cultures
   • Landmarks
   • Foreign Languages
   • Key facts on 50 countries around the world
Develops skills in:
   • Social Studies
   • Geography
   • History
   • Critical Thinking
   • Decision Making
   • Deductive Reasoning
   • Reading
   • Research
   • Map Reading
   • And More!alking to locals and gathering information to find Carmen, learn cool facts about each country you visit in this interactive game. The more you learn, the closer you get to catching Carmen and recovering the book! For ages 8-12. Expands knowledge of: • World Geography • Diverse Cultures • Landmarks • Foreign Languages • Key facts on 50 countries around the world Develops skills in: • Social Studies • Geography • History • Critical Thinking • Decision Making • Deductive Reasoning • Reading • Research • Map Reading • And More!

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Most Helpful Customer Reviews
13 of 14 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars dissapointment May 15, 2012
By Jessica
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Will not save game data~ I am dissapointed in this purchase, was told to uninstall and reinstall three times to no avail and am stuck with a game that you must start over every time that you play :(
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8 of 8 people found the following review helpful
4.0 out of 5 stars A Bit Old Fashion, But Pretty Good December 16, 2012
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Couldn't beat the price of this game as an Amazon download. I took the risk after 2 poor reviews and glad I did. Spent an afternoon playing with my 7 year old daughter while we were stuck inside during a snowstorm. I had no problem with the download. I have a Windows 7 64-bit system. The graphics are a bit old fashion. The dialogue between characters can be a bit lengthy, but we had a good time. When we exited the game the first time (after beating the first two missions), it automatically saved. I thought it was good value for the price I paid. My daughter needed some help, but was independent at times.
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6 of 6 people found the following review helpful
3.0 out of 5 stars fun, but not what I expected June 5, 2013
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I was trying to find the full-on game that we used to play way back in the 90s. This is just one "episode," and once you've solved it once, it's just the same thing every time you play. I was looking for the one that has a different case every time. Oh well, I'll keep looking! :)
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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Fourth Grade Class Loves It April 30, 2013
By MK
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My fourth grade class loves playing this game during free time. It teaches them random tidbits of world geography, but also promotes good listening/focusing skills. They have to pay close attention to understand the hints and find clues!
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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful
5.0 out of 5 stars Great May 17, 2013
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I bought this game to final finish it. I had started it when I was younger and forgot about it lol. I glad I bought it.
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3 of 4 people found the following review helpful
1.0 out of 5 stars One Star + Spoilers May Follow May 3, 2013
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I guess I'm old fashion I was hoping this would be more like the earlier versions of Carmen Sandiego but it wasn't and I didn't like it.
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4.0 out of 5 stars Where in the World is Carmen Sandiego? [Download] February 17, 2014
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This was fast and easy with good instructions.I thought the price was a bit much for a simple kids game.
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1.0 out of 5 stars Do not download February 6, 2014
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I purchased and downloaded this game which caused my computer to have a virus. Do not download this game!!! I had to send my computer away to be fixed. Thank goodness for warranties.
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Most Recent Customer Reviews
1.0 out of 5 stars Not whT I was looking for
Was not the original I thought it was. I already owned this on cd. Waste of money. I wanted original game version
Published 2 months ago by AJ Bianchi
1.0 out of 5 stars Carmen San Diego Not What It Used To Be
The original would at least tell you how to play the game and guide you in the right direction if you got stuck. Read more
Published 3 months ago by Mary Smith
4.0 out of 5 stars Great Geography learning!
My kids loved this game. My three year old loves to help even though it's too hard for him, but my 10 & 12 yr old really enjoyed it. Only thing is that it went by way too fast. Read more
Published 3 months ago by Heidy O.
3.0 out of 5 stars OK game
The game is okay. It is hard to play and sometimes understand. I wish it came with a Strategy Guide to help with playing the game.
Published 3 months ago by peachy60
1.0 out of 5 stars Not what I expected.
I'm an avid Carmen Sandiego player and have played for years beginning with elementary school. Unfortunately, this game is NOT what I expected and I didn't receive any instructions... Read more
Published 4 months ago by Andria Lawson
3.0 out of 5 stars the new is worse, old is better!
its not the same as the original game that I played in my childhood! I wish the original was available on download
Published 4 months ago by Ranelle
1.0 out of 5 stars Do not buy
This is a terrible program. Not at all like the original game I played in my youth. Each time we play, it is the same "mystery" to solve but the worst part is that the game will... Read more
Published 5 months ago by MU Lady
2.0 out of 5 stars Frustrated
According to all the specifics I read in the description it should have worked on my computer. When it wouldn't work, I called Amazon. Read more
Published 6 months ago by Deborah Seth
1.0 out of 5 stars disappointed
I am disappointed in this download. It won't save your progress and so you have to start the same game over each time. I thought it would be like the game I played as a kid.
Published 6 months ago by Amy E. Valenzuela
1.0 out of 5 stars nope
it wasnt the one I was looking for... I will keep looking for the one I want..its very slow. sorry
Published 6 months ago by keith barton ii
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