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The Oregon Trail Deluxe

The Oregon Trail is a computer game originally produced by the Minnesota Educational Computing Consortium (MECC) in 1974, designed to teach school children about the life of 19th century pioneers. The...

Year: 1992 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2016-11-13 Tags: geography history education

The Oregon Trail

The Oregon Trail was developed way back in 1971 on university mainframes then jumped over to early 8-bit home computer systems. Continuing through 4 decades it has reappeared in many editions (at least...

Year: 1990 Genre: Simulation Updated: 2017-09-09 Tags: educational simulation text-based geography history

Where in the U.S.A. is Carmen Sandiego?

Where in The USA is Carmen Sandiego is the second educational mystery game in the Carmen Sandiego franchise and was developed and published by Broderbund in 1986 for Apple II and DOS. It was ported to...

Year: 1990 Genre: Adventure Updated: 2017-04-01 Tags: detective/mystery geography history educational