History Series / WhereInTheWorldIsCarmenSandiego

8th Sep '17 12:52:28 PM CJO123
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** In season 2 (1990), After finishing round 2 ("Jailtime Challenge"), Greg would use a shoe as a telephone (A reference to the shoephone from ''Series/GetSmart'').

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** In season 2 (1990), (1992), After finishing round 2 ("Jailtime Challenge"), Greg would use a shoe as a telephone (A reference to the shoephone from ''Series/GetSmart'').
30th Jul '17 7:40:46 PM RighteousFury
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* {{Leitmotif}}: Not a musical version, but every member of the RoguesGallery had Rockapella perform a unique version of singing their name whenever they were revealed as the villain of the episode.
14th Jul '17 1:49:50 PM CJO123
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''Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?'' is an [[EdutainmentShow Educational]] GameShow based on the ''Franchise/CarmenSandiego'' computer games by Brøderbund, which ran for five seasons (295 episodes) on Creator/{{PBS}} from September 30, 1991 to December 22, 1995 (with reruns airing until October 4, 1996). Three children answered multiple-choice geography questions while pursuing a member of Carmen's gang, who had stolen a famous landmark.

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''Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?'' is an [[EdutainmentShow Educational]] GameShow based on the ''Franchise/CarmenSandiego'' computer games by Brøderbund, which ran for five seasons (295 episodes) episodes; 65 episodes each in Seasons 1-3 and 50 episodes each in Seasons 4-5) on Creator/{{PBS}} from September 30, 1991 to December 22, 1995 (with reruns airing until October 4, 1996). Three children answered multiple-choice geography questions while pursuing a member of Carmen's gang, who had stolen a famous landmark.
9th Jul '17 9:07:59 PM tyrekecorrea
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!!''Do it, TV Tropers!'':

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!!''Do it, TV Tropers!'':
!!''Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?'' provides examples of the following tropes:
9th Jul '17 6:01:30 PM Green_lantern40
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!!''Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?'' provides examples of the following tropes:

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!!''Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?'' provides examples of the following tropes:
!!''Do it, TV Tropers!'':
19th Apr '17 5:48:23 AM dsneybuf
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Tell me, [[TitleDrop where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?]]"''

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Tell me, [[TitleDrop where in the world is Carmen Sandiego?]]"''Sandiego?"''
18th Mar '17 3:24:07 AM MoPete
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* TheGreatPoliticsMessUp: Due to the show being recorded during a time when maps were changing rapidly thanks to the collapse of the Soviet Union, they ended up adding the following disclaimer to the show: "All geographic information was accurate as of the date this program was recorded."
7th Feb '17 1:46:34 PM MarsJenkar
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* {{Whammy}}: In ''Jailtime Challenge'', There are Shoeprints (which means Nothing there) and their turn is over. Also, since the rules of ''Jailtime Challenge'' require that the loot, the warrant, and the crook must be found in that order, finding them out of order is just as much a whammy.

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* {{Whammy}}: In ''Jailtime Challenge'', There are Shoeprints (which means Nothing there) and their turn is over. Also, since the rules of ''Jailtime Challenge'' require that the loot, the warrant, and the crook must be found in that order, finding them out of order is just as much a whammy.whammy, since that generally meant the gumshoe would have to deliberately trigger the shoeprints to avoid revealing another piece of the puzzle for the other player's benefit.


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* NoBudget: The show was not expensive to make, and it shows at times. Occasionally joked about by Rockapella when there was a board malfunction during the Concentration-style segment.
12th Jan '17 8:58:03 PM glickmam
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** In the episode, ''The Case of the Lifted Lines'', The clue was given by X the Owl from The Neighborhood of Make-Believe segment on ''Series/MisterRogersNeighborhood''.

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** In the episode, ''The Case of the Lifted Lines'', The clue was given by X the Owl and Henrietta Pussycant from The Neighborhood of Make-Believe segment on ''Series/MisterRogersNeighborhood''.''Series/MisterRogersNeighborhood''. In real life, both shows were co-produced by Pittsburgh PBS station WQED.
1st Jan '17 11:04:58 PM Mikeyfan93
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* CanonImmigrant: The Chief was created for the game show, but she proved to be so popular that she eventually made it into newer editions of the computer games. As a result, it also meant the games and game show were no longer separate entities; [[WesternAnimation/WhereOnEarthIsCarmenSandiego the cartoon]], on the other hand...

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* CanonImmigrant: The Chief was created for Prior to the game show, the Chief was either never seen or was a white male, but she Lynne Thigpen's version of the Chief proved to be so popular that she eventually made it into newer editions of the computer games. As a result, it also meant the games and game show were no longer separate entities; [[WesternAnimation/WhereOnEarthIsCarmenSandiego the cartoon]], on the other hand...
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