Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World

Global release
November 2008

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  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World
  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World
  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World
  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World
  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World
  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World
  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World
  • Totally Spies! 4 - Around the World

Totally Spies! 4 on DS takes the player to the 4 corners of the world in the company of the spies for a perilous investigation. This game is mainly an intense adventure which makes use of all the specificities of the platform, but is also a tool to enable young girls to increase their general knowledge in an entertaining way.

Metrics

  • An adventure (numerous twists and turns)
  • 15 cities visited (Paris, London, Los Angeles, Rome...)
  • 10 mini-games (Micro, touch screen)
  • 40 Non-Playable Characters (NPCs)
  • 60 clothes for the spies&the player

Context

The girl plays in the world of the Spies

  • The Spies assist / guide the player
  • The player uses gadgets
  • The player travels all over the world

The Spies in the game

  • Outfits : The player can purchase clothes. The Spies can then change their appearance at will between 2 interventions.
  • Assistance / Advice : The Spies can intervene at any moment to advise the player.
  • Congratulations : During the adventure, the Spies will comment on the player’s actions and will congratulate her in certain situations.
  • Growing bond : As the adventure progresses, the Spies grow closer to the player until they consider her as one of their best friends.

Game details

Story

Alex, Clover and Sam have a new college friend but also a new member of their spy team : the player ! The 4 Girls have been selected for a Treasure Hunt. When they quickly find all the objects, they then discover that it is not a game but real thefts.
Who is this thief that they are going to follow all over the world ?
What is the Shandalama, referred to in the stolen mini-texts ?
And if it wasn’t a question of art but of saving the world ?

Identifying the locations

Analysing clues

  • Reconstruction of clues (torn...)
  • Analysis of clues (work of art...)
  • Modification of an element (rusty plaque...)

Examples of clues :

  • Witnesses : « This bookseller loves fish’n’chips » >>>> UK
  • Notes : « The stock is near the leaning tower » >>>> Italy
  • Objects : In a photography, the man is in front of the Arc de Triomphe >>>> France

Voyages

  • The player goes to the airport and chooses her destination
  • An information sheet appears for each town on the map

Culture
Sometimes, the X-Powder rings and displays a cultural info on the country / city the player is visiting.

Rewards

Pieces of Badge
At certain points, the player finds a piece of badge enabling her to identify the big boss once all the elements have been recovered.

Outfits
During her investigation, the player has to go often to the airport. Inside there is a duty-free shop where she can buy outfits. These outfits are released in the course of the adventure and will have specific prices.

Money

Depending on her performance during the investigation, the player will be rewarded an amount to be credit to her bank card.

Characteristics

Genre : Adventure game / Investigation game with a cultural dimension
Platform : Nintendo DS
Target : Girls aged 6 to 12
Licence : Totally Spies!
PEGI : 3+
Cartridge :128 Megabits - 4K EEPROM