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    This award-winning game turns geography into an exciting world-wide chase. Join the Acme Detective Agency and pursue the infamous Carmen Sandiego and her gang as they filch the world’s most famous landmarks and treasures. This special CD-ROM version includes:

  • 3200 clues about world geography, history and culture.

  • The World Almanac & Book of Facts to help decipher clues.

  • Official Acme dossier with photos and detailed backgrounds on all 20 gang members.

  • Images from the National Geographic Society. The Image Bank and Magnum Photos. Plus traditional and folk music from Smithsonian/Folkways Recordings.

  • Five levels of difficulty. The more cases you solve, the harder they get.

    “One of the most popular and educational games just got better.” - PC Magazine

    “…Carmen has become a superstar.” – Carla Lazzareschi, Lost Angeles Times

    “You won’t find better graphics in any game that supports VGA. The realism of the background scenery is amazing.” - COMPUTE magazine

    “By serving up solid educational material with a flip sense of humor and plenty of action, the Carmen series appeals equally to many children, parents and teachers.” - The New York Times

    Contributed by Jeanne (75401) on May 28, 2003.