Around the World

Around the World

2010

System
WiiWare
Publisher
Wizarbox
Developer
Wizarbox

N/A

Game Rating

User Ratings: 0

Our Review: 5/10

Overview

Number of Players
4
Genre
Education
Release Date

WiiWare

  • 27th Dec 2010, 500 points (USA)
  • 28th Jan 2011, 500 points (UK/EU)
Tags
Educational, Trivia

Screenshots (8)

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Reviews

  • 17

    WiiWare

    Review Around the World

    Tourist trap

    Modern education generally reduces geography to simple memorisation, divorcing the subject from a sense of physicality and instead having students label countries along political boundaries and identify their capitals. Around the World takes a step in an alternative direction by challenging players to locate different things on an...

About The Game

Whether you want to improve your own knowledge of geography or compete with friends and family in exciting mini-games, Around the World is for you!

The game features a solo mode for building your knowledge and a multiplayer mode for playing against others. Topics include monuments, history, sports, art, literature and people. Players may be asked to choose the right answer from a list of options or point as closely as possible to a given place.