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Profile: Lunar Quest


Title Lunar Quest
Version Final
Other versions N/A
Sponsor/Producer National Science Foundation
Developer UCF RETRO Lab
Series N/A
Number in Series N/A
Company Description RETRO Lab: The RETRO Laboratory is a research and development group housed in the University of Central Florida’s Institute for Simulation & Training. RETRO stands for, “Recent and Emerging Technology Research Organization,” and specializes in the academic study of serious games and other virtual/interactive training and learning systems. The lab is co-directed by UCF faculty members Dr. Janis Cannon-Bowers of IST and Dr. Clint Bowers of UCF Psychology Department. This multidisciplinary lab's members are mostly students and are from several diverse disciplines ranging from computer programming and 3D-modeling to human factors, industrial / organizational, and clinical psychology. The lab consists of two main teams, one focusing on game development efforts while the other is devoted to research.
Description
Categories/Folksonomy MMO, STEM, Physics
Lead Designer Tim Holt
Other Designers/ Writers N/A
Lead Programmer Tim Holt
Lead Artist / Video Julian Orrego
Price Free
Link http://www.lunar-quest.org/ 
Demo Available
Link(s) to Support Material http://www.lunar-quest.org/overview.php
Platform(s) PC
Customizable (1 to 10) Not sure. You can customize your avatar (gender, skin color, clothes)
Special Hardware No
Toolkit/Language used Multiverse engine (Python, Java); Action Script 2.0
Year Designed 2008
LMS Integration/ SCORM No
Skill Level (Corporate/Military/Government)/Grade Level (Academic) HS / Undergraduates
Student time 1 hour to many hours, depending on the player
Available ([O]pen / [R]estricted by Organization / [N]o longer Available Open
Single player/Multiplayer Multiplayer
Category: Serious Game

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