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Shiver: Vanishing Hitchhiker Collector's Edition

Screenshot of the videogame:

Name of producer:

Big Fish Games

Date of production:

10 May 2012

Name of Distributor:

Big Fish Games, Inc

Technical Requirements:

ios, ipad

Type of videogame:

Adventure
Puzzle

Genre of videogame:

Crime Investigation
Fantasy

Type of game visual:

First person

DESCRIPTION OF VIDEOGAME
Player:

Single player

Help:

Presence of initial training
Presence of textual tutoring during the game

Interaction:
Dialogue with other characters:

Poor0123456Excellent

Driving Vehicles:

Poor0123456Excellent

Explorability of environment:

Poor0123456Excellent

Memory of events:

Poor0123456Excellent

Complexity of logic succession of events:

Poor0123456Excellent

Number of alternative game paths for solution of events:

Poor0123456Excellent

Game interface:

Presence of maps

Technology foreseen:

2D

THE EDITOR

Is an internal Editor available for the videogame?

No

Is an external Editor available for the videogame:

No

Level of editing:
Minimum Level
(It is possible to change elements which are already present in the game) 
Graphics:

Poor0123456Excellent

Interaction:

Poor0123456Excellent

Medium Level
(It is possible to personalise environments and add/remove elements.) 
Graphics:

Poor0123456Excellent

Interaction:

Poor0123456Excellent

Maximum Level
(It is possible to personalise environments and add/remove elements.) 
Using owner script:

Poor0123456Excellent

External script coding:

Poor0123456Excellent

Where to find it:

Internet

EVALUATION
Usability potential of this game in an educational context:

Poor0123456Excellent

Explain how the videogame can be used in an educational context:

It can be used for vocabulary purposes

Evaluator:

Name of Evaluator:

Spiros Sirmakessis (TEI Messolongi)

Country:

Greece

Date of Evaluation:

20/05/2012

Blackboard: