Poptropica started in 2007, it is an online, role-playing game owned by Pearson PLC, the global publishing and education company. It was made by Jeff Kinney, the author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series. The site is aimed at children ages 6 to 15. Players can go to different islands, compete in multiplayer games, and communicate with each other. Players are given several quests, called islands, which they are encouraged to complete. The islands all have various difficulties, but all center around a problem that the player must resolve by going through multiple obstacles or completing goals, and all islands, upon finishing, give what was 100 but now 50 “credits”.
There are 43 different islands
1. Early Poptropica Island – Early Poptropica Island is the first poptropican island it is mainly pixelated and basic.
2. Shark Tooth Island – Shark Tooth Island is the second Poptropican Island. Players must find an old bone, concentrated coconut milk and a treasure key inside a large pot and mix it together to make a special coconut potion that will put a shark to sleep.
3. Time Tangled Island – A time machine has messed up history and it’s the players’ jobs to go through time between 328BC and 1953 to get help from historical figures and put the important things of history back into their corresponding eras. Some of the eras are the Greeks, Aztecs and Vikings, just to name a few.
4. 24 Carrot Island – The town’s in ruins, the economy is falling apart and what’s even worse, the carrots are disappearing! Your job is to return the carrots back to the town to restore the town’s ecoamy