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Pepper's Adventures in Time

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This point n' click adventure game is actually an edutainment (entertainment leading to education) title developed by Sierra, who were also responsible for other games such as the Eco quest and Dr. Brain series. The object of this game is to help a little girl called Pepper, solve puzzles based on history and logic, so that she can fix the mess caused by Dr. Fred's time machine. At certain points in the game, the player is even allowed to control her pet dog, Lockjaw.


Pepper's Adventures in Time DOS Title Screen
Pepper's Adventures in Time DOS Pepper inside Penn Mansion kitchen
Pepper's Adventures in Time DOS Intro Screen
Pepper's Adventures in Time DOS Act 6

Alternate Titles

  • "Twisty History" -- Second Name

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User Reviews

Great edutainment, and at the same time - great classical adventure. DOS Afex Tween (164)

The Press Says

Just Adventure DOS Feb 13, 2009 A- 91
Adventure Gamers DOS Mar 05, 2010 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
PC Joker Windows 3.x Aug, 1993 79 out of 100 79
PC Joker DOS Jul, 1993 79 out of 100 79
Quandary Windows 3.x Mar, 1995 3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars3.5 Stars 70


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According to producer Mark Seibert, a CD-ROM release with full speech was started but never finished.

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