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Medieval II Total War

Screenshot of the videogame:

Name of producer:

Creative Assembly

Date of production:

2006

Name of Distributor:

SEGA

Technical Requirements:

Operative System: Windows XP/Vista/7

Cost of product:

13€

Type of videogame:

Strategy

Genre of videogame:

Historical
War

Type of game visual:

Isometric

DESCRIPTION OF VIDEOGAME
Player:

Single player
Multiplayer

Help:

Presence of initial training
Presence of avatar 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:

3D

External hardware:

Joystick
Mouse and Keyboard

THE EDITOR

Is an internal Editor available for the videogame?

Yes

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

Type of interface:

3D

Availability and location of documentation:

Tutorial,Manual

Location:

http://www.totalwar.com/medieval2

2D / 3D License:

Commercial

>Cost of software(€):

13€

Where to find it:

http://www.amazon.com/Medieval-II-Total-War-Pc/dp/B000FUONLM

EVALUATION
Usability potential of this game in an educational context:

Poor0123456Excellent

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

This game could be used for improving knowledge of history in XV century, building and empire, administration of resources, speed of response and visual processing

Evaluator:

Name of Evaluator:

Alfonso Ribera Palmi

Role of Evaluator:

Vocational training teacher

Country:

Spain

Date of Evaluation:

13/03/2012

Blackboard:

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really interesting game for teaching history and bussines Borja Monllor

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funny game for improving knowdledges of history Yolanda montero