In EKOLOKO, kids travel a virtual representation of our world. As they travel, they meet characters of all shapes and colors. Some are other kids represented by avatars, while others are in-game characters who provide quests. Players learn about the ecology of different countries from the story and play mini-games that are themed around helping the environment. The game also engages kids through its blog, and there are other activities such as a school schedule and a sticker designer. Kids can communicate with each other using a drop-down menu or via moderated chat.