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Imperivm - La guerra de las galias

Screenshot of the videogame:

Name of producer:

Haemimont Games

Date of production:

October 2002

Name of Distributor:

FX Interactive

Technical Requirements:

Pentium III 400 Mhz, Video: 4 MB DirectX compatible card, 64 MB RAM, 540 MB HD, DirectX compatible sound card, CD-ROM

Cost of product:

9,95 €

Type of videogame:

Strategy

Genre of videogame:

Historical

Type of game visual:

Isometric

DESCRIPTION OF VIDEOGAME
Player:

Single player
Multiplayer

Help:

Presence of initial training
Presence of textual tutoring during the game
Presence of audio 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:

Text
2D

External hardware:

keyboard, mouse

THE EDITOR

Is an internal Editor available for the videogame?

Yes

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

Type of interface:

3D

Presence of different modules:

characters,environments

2D / 3D License:

Commercial

>Cost of software(€):

9,95 €

Where to find it:

http://www.fxinteractive.com

EVALUATION
Usability potential of this game in an educational context:

Poor0123456Excellent

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

Develop the strategic and collaborative capabilities.
The game is a city-building game where players are governor of a province and must build and maintain a thriving and prosperous settlement.
An extraordinary adventure of strategy also serves well as a history class.

Evaluator:

Name of Evaluator:

IES Sant Vicent Ferrer - Lidia Albelda Méndez

Role of Evaluator:

Teacher

Country:

España

Date of Evaluation:

05/03/2012

Blackboard:

FETE - UGV - PV FETE - UGV - PV

Good for history, economics and maths subjects. Very good. Juan Milan