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4 Changes We Hope Come to Video Games - Game Scoop!
4 Changes We Hope Come to Video Games - Game Scoop!
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Why the Game Violence Conversation Is Important - Game Scoop!
Why the Game Violence Conversation Is Important - Game Scoop!
::2013/01/11::
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Game Scoop! - Is the Video Game Industry in Crisis?
Game Scoop! - Is the Video Game Industry in Crisis?
::2013/04/18::
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Watch Dogs 2: What Game Scoop! Would Add, Change
Watch Dogs 2: What Game Scoop! Would Add, Change
::2014/07/23::
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Game Scoop! 310: The 5 Most-anticipated Fall 2014 Games
Game Scoop! 310: The 5 Most-anticipated Fall 2014 Games
::2014/07/21::
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Game Scoop! Episode 306 - Watch Dogs & the Great Hype Machine
Game Scoop! Episode 306 - Watch Dogs & the Great Hype Machine
::2014/06/05::
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Game Scoop! Episode 303: Can Kinect-free Xbox One Win?
Game Scoop! Episode 303: Can Kinect-free Xbox One Win?
::2014/05/14::
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4 Events that Changed Gaming in the Last Decade - Game Scoop!
4 Events that Changed Gaming in the Last Decade - Game Scoop!
::2014/04/28::
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"So Is Xbox One Just a PS4 Now?" - Game Scoop!
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::2014/05/24::
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The Most Anticipated Games of 2013 - Game Scoop!
The Most Anticipated Games of 2013 - Game Scoop!
::2012/11/17::
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Do You Know the Best-reviewed Games of 2014? - Game Scoop!
Do You Know the Best-reviewed Games of 2014? - Game Scoop!
::2014/07/22::
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Game Scoop! - The Walking Dead & Paranormal Activity 4 - Game Scoop! 10.22.12
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::2012/10/23::
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Game Scoop! Episode 308: Game of the Year Watch
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::2014/06/27::
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Game Scoop!: The State of Japanese Gaming
Game Scoop!: The State of Japanese Gaming
::2013/10/01::
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What Were the Most Disappointing Canceled Games? - Game Scoop!
What Were the Most Disappointing Canceled Games? - Game Scoop!
::2014/07/12::
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Game Scoop 300! 8 Years in the Making
Game Scoop 300! 8 Years in the Making
::2014/04/26::
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Game Scoop! 301: Why We
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::2014/05/01::
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Game Scoop 300 - IGN Live Presents
Game Scoop 300 - IGN Live Presents
::2014/04/26::
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Does the Next Gen Start with Wii U? - Game Scoop! 11.14.12
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::2012/11/15::
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Game Scoop! 309: Alien Isolation & The Evil Within
Game Scoop! 309: Alien Isolation & The Evil Within
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Game Scoop! - Xbox 720 Rumors and Wii U Sales - Game Scoop! 11.26.12
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::2012/11/27::
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Game Scoop! - Are Games Too Long?
Game Scoop! - Are Games Too Long?
::2014/01/21::
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Game of the Year Watch 2014 - Game Scoop! Episode 299
Game of the Year Watch 2014 - Game Scoop! Episode 299
::2014/04/03::
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The Big RPG Preview - Game Scoop!
The Big RPG Preview - Game Scoop!
::2014/02/08::
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The Game That Defines This Generation - Game Scoop! 11.9.12
The Game That Defines This Generation - Game Scoop! 11.9.12
::2012/11/10::
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Game Scoop! - The Walking Dead
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Game Scoop! - Titanfall and PlayStation Now - Game Scoop!
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The Xbox E3 2014 Preview - Game Scoop!
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::2014/05/26::
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Game Scoop! - The Most Overrated Games - Game Scoop! 08.12.13
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Game Scoop! Episode 307 - E3 2014 Wrap Up
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Developer Diary:  Cars Around the World -- Cars 2: The Video Game
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Game Scoop! - What Games Will Be the "Classics" of This Generation? - Game Scoop! Ep. 257, Part 3
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Game Scoop! - The Baffling Wii Price Drop - Game Scoop! 10.15.12.
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Tom Yum Goong - The video game, inside scoop
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Game Scoop! Episode 299.5 - Live from PAX East
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Game Scoop! - Valve Develops Hardware & Guild Wars 2 Review Update! - Game Scoop! Episode 258, Part 1
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CIT Scoop! Video Games
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The Childhood Games We
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Game Scoop! - BioShock Infinite Loses Developers & The Last Guardian Abandoned - Game Scoop! Episode 255, Part 4
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Game Scoop! - The Xbox Tablet Rumored & Capcom Switching Gears - Game Scoop! 11.07.12
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Something Weird Is Going On at Sony, Naughty Dog - Game Scoop!
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Game Scoop! Episode 299.9 - Exciting PS4 News
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Game Scoop! - GTAV Imagery & Diablo III Update! Game Scoop! Episode 257, Part 1
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Game Scoop! - Mass Effects & Mega Profits - Game Scoop! Episode 256, Part 3
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Game Scoop! - Sony @ Gamescom 2012 - Game Scoop! Episode 256, Part 1
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Everything We Know About GTA 5 - Game Scoop! 11.12.12
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Game Scoop! - New Xbox, Prince of Persia & PS3 Collections - Game Scoop! Ep. 255, Part 1
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The Scoop
The Scoop
Title screen
Developer(s) Telarium
Publisher(s) Telarium, Spinnaker Software
Platform(s) Apple II, MS-DOS
Release date(s) 1986, 1989
Genre(s) Adventure
Mode(s) Single player
Distribution Floppy

The Scoop is a mystery adventure game published by Telarium (formerly known as Trillium), a subsidiary of Spinnaker Software, in 1986 for Apple II and rereleased by Spinnaker Software in 1989 for DOS.[1]

The plot is based on the collaborative detective novel of the same name, written in 1931 by Agatha Christie, Dorothy L. Sayers, E.C. Bentley, Anthony Berkeley, Freeman Wills Crofts and Clemence Dane.

Gameplay[edit]

The player impersonates a journalist working for the down-on-its-luck newspaper "The Daily Courier". He is sent to investigate two murders which may, or may not, be connected. The player has five days to solve the crimes and provide enough evidence to lead to an arrest, otherwise "The Daily Courier" will go out of business.

NPCs in the game have a set routine and go about their business in different locations, meaning the player will sometimes have to follow them and eavesdrop on their conversations in order to collect clues.

Because of the short time limit to solve the crimes, the player will often have to restart the game entirely in order to get everything done on time.

The Scoop is nominated as a Top Dog on the Home of the Underdogs website.

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Notes[edit]

  1. ^ The Scoop at Allgame; The Scoop at Adventureland by Hans Persson and Stefan Meier
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