was designed for the ages of 6–14. Thus, one of the major concerns when designing was how to improve both the safety of participants and the suitability of the game to children. As Lane Merrifield stated, "the decision to build Club Penguin grew out of a desire to create a fun, virtual world that I and the site's other two founders would feel safe letting our own children visit." As a result, has maintained a strong focus on child safety, to the point whereby the security features have been described as almost "fastidious" and "reminiscent of an ", although it has also been argued that this focus may "reassure more parents than it alienates."
The Penguin made his last appearance during the last appearance of the Batman. After he and a multitude of Batman's enemies are broken out of and Gotham State Penitentiary by , the Penguin carries out Ra's' plans to kidnap Batman's friends and allies. The Penguin, along with the Joker, , , and , lay siege to Gotham City Police Headquarters, but are infuriated when the Joker sabotages their attempt at holding for ransom. A standoff ensues, with the Joker on one side and the Penguin and the Mad Hatter on the other. The Joker quickly subdues both with a burst of laughing gas from one of his many gadgets.
STORY: Meet chick-cam - the latest tool in penguin research. Emperor penguins don't like strangers, so gathering data about their health and behavioural patterns is extremely difficult. That's where chick-cam comes in, it's innocent fluffy cuteness is designed to fool the colony into believing its just another adorable baby penguin - when in fact it's a robotic spy -- infiltrating the colony to gather information. According to the scientists, chick-cam can get close to penguins without altering their behaviour, a feat that human researchers haven't been able to accomplish. Currently, the baby robot is only equipped with a camera, but there are plans to add sensors that will allow the researchers to read data off radio tags and monitor a penguins vital signs autonomously, ....giving scientists an unprecedented look at one of the world's shyest creatures.
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