developer: TAKE ACTION games
genre: role-play / simulation
educational purpose: Make people aware of the Sudan Humanitarian crisis.
target audience: everyone
H&H taxonomy class: Social Awareness (Violence, Economic Behaviors)
web page: http://www.darfurisdying.com/
release date: 2006
platform: Browser / Adobe Flash
The game leads the player to learn the difficulties and dangers of living in a refugee camp. In a first stage the gameplay is centered on the collection of water from a well. To do this the player must choose the member of a displaced family and if captured when searching for the water he is informed of the frequent refugee camp atrocities which were applied to his fictional character. In a second stage the player must carefully manage the water previously collected.