Black Bean Games has announced an exclusively-licensed title National Geographic Challenge!
The official announcement provides the details of what can be expected from the game:
National Geographic Challenge! allows players to explore the planet through its geography and history, and to start a journey through the ages and all the continents of the world to witness the amazing extent of human endeavour.National Geographic Challenge!
...featuring fantastic high quality images and interactive videos from the legendary National Geographic brand, this new family game promotes interactive learning, team competition and challenges, making it the ideal title to be played competitively by the whole family and providing 100% fun.
National Geographic Challenge! includes different game modes such as single player and multiplayer Quiz games, the competitive two player Puzzle Battle, Jigsaws and other classic puzzle games. The core game mode is the challenging Explorer mode. Up to four players compete to claim territories on the globe by answering questions correctly and competing in puzzle based mini-games, and by using tactics to foil their opponents.
is being developed by the experienced team at Gusto Games studios and the game is expected to hit shelves in March 2011.