Dora's Carnival Adventure is a children educational game program developed by Nickelodeon, Jr. and published by WildTangent, Inc. The game is based on the Nickelodeon TV program, “Dora, The Explorer”. This game helps children enhance their memory skills, counting skills and hand-eye coordination. The game includes a total of 10 mini-games. There’s the Swiper’s Air Hockey game, where children can play a virtual hockey game against Swiper. A bowling game is also available called Benny’s Bowling game where the player are given 2 tries to knock out all the pins. Another mini-game is called the Slippery Slide Race where the player will choose a character and guide that character through the slide until the finish line. The goal is to win the race against two other characters.
There’s also the Boot’s Crane Game an arcade arcane game and the goal is to pick the boots with tickets. Another mini-game is called the Basket game where the player will have to guess where the ticket is hidden. A Balloon Race game is also present. In this mini-game, the goal is to get on finish line first by directing the hot air balloon using the mouse. There’s also Roberto’s Bubble Game that resembles the Pacman game. Another mini-game is called Tico’s Bumper Car. In this game, the tickets will pop up on the back of other bump cars and the goal is for the player to bump the car with a ticket. The last two games are the Color Wheel and the Thirsty Dolphin. Both of these resemble games found in a carnival.