Game Classification

The Dig LucasArts / Sean Clark / Brian Moriarty (U.S.A.), LucasArts (U.S.A.), 1995  

Informations Analyses Serious Gaming





Besides play, this title features the following intents:
  • Storytelling


This title is used by the following domains:
  • Entertainment


This title targets the following audience:
Age : 12 to 16 years old / 17 to 25 years old / 25 to 35 years old
General Public


The gameplay of this title is Game-based
(designed with stated goals)

The core of gameplay is defined by the rules below:

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Distribution : Retail - Commercial
Platform(s) : Macintosh - PC (Dos) - PC (Windows)