Throw Me To The Right Place : Game as Environmental Education for Cleanness of World, where this game aim to raise awareness of garbage problems and environment sustainability. Because of environmental sustainability is the one of the biggest problem that world facing and one of eight Millennium Development Target of United Nations.
on September 7, 2009, in Jakarta, waste production reached 6,000 tons of waste per day. The composition of the waste that is 55 percent organic and 45 percent inorganic. Of the 45 percent of inorganic waste, waste paper reaches 20.57 percent, 13.25 percent of plastic waste and other waste remaining. The problem is, there are still many places landfills that mix all kinds of garbage.
And based on Indonesia Law Number 18 Year 2008 on Waste Management, the public and private mandatory must sorting the garbage, and the government must manage the waste. The law contains 49 articles that not only the rights and obligations of every citizen in waste management. Is residential areas of commercial, industrial, public facilities, and social well be responsible for the provision of facilities for waste segregation itself. The Government shall encourage residents to bring discipline to it that segregation could be done within one year. But this does not seem too concerned.
However, this still can not be realized in most areas. Either because of inadequate disposal sites and communities that still lack awareness.It became one of the common cases that happened today. This is where we wanted to take part in the growing self-awareness from an early age to design a game that targets individuals who will shape society in the future, the young generation.
Develop by My Electrical Romance, the game development group in Universitas Gadjah Mada, the Indonesia’s higher education institutions that based on Yogyakarta. Where in this game. Players assume the role as the first person to be invited to dispose of waste in trash bin, but not carelessly dispose of waste in right trash bin, the waste should be disposed of are divided into four types, compost, paper, plastic and glass for its next processing also this game show the impact of the garbage and show the brief information and fact about garbage and environment.
Throw Me To The Right Place use first person camera system, with point-click-drag and drop function to put the garbage into right place, where the garbage are divide into four type, they are compost, plastic, paper and glass. Player is given a time and trash-o-meter , the indicator that indicate the sustainability of environment and game world. Where the game will be end when the trash-o-meter is full or the time is ended. The time will be decrease as the game is playing, but the trash-o-meter will increase when player is fail to put the garbage into right place or player is late to put the garbage into right place.
Throw Me To The Right Place by My Electrical Romance is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution-NonCommercial-NoDerivs 3.0 Unported License
Throw Me To The Right Place was developed by My Electrical Romance
Throw Me To The Right Place was Released on Windows
Throw Me To The Right Place is a Single Player game