Amerikids: Green Kids
Most younger readers who had computers in the mid to late nineties will probably remember the educational games of the time, which combined lessons about math, science, literature and other subjects with simple yet enticing gameplay. Since that time, the number of such games has gone down, but Amerikids seeks to step in to fill the void.
A game about saving endangered species, Amerikids seeks to blend gameplay and education. While trying to save, say the panda for example, the player will learn about them, and that knowledge becomes crucial to completing the mission.
Each animal chosen will have its own game mode and mission. The developers are also teaming up with some noted conservationist societies and other such organizations in order to not only develop the game, but it help promote it. The first mission – saving the panda – will be free, but every mission after that will have a price tag.
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