Gute Zeiten, schlechte Zeiten (English: Good Times, Bad Times) is a German television soap opera. Since its launch on 11 May 1992, Germany's first daily soap has regularly been a hit for the RTL network. For over 19 years now, the show has been number one in its timeslot at 7.40 pm with 4.5 million viewers in average. In 2002 the show reached its peak with over 7 million viewers. Set in Berlin, Germany's capital city, the show is about a group of young people who try to find their way in life. They have to solve problem connected with lovesickness, homosexuality, career choice, debts, disease, drugs or crime.
Gute Zeiten Schlechte Zeiten Vol. 3 is a licensed adventure based on the German soap opera Gute Zeiten - Schlechte Zeiten. The player has to solve ten problems of the series' characters, e.g. the love story between Marie Balzer und Kai Scholl. He does that collecting items and using it with the correct character. There are also many conversations. In addition the player has to travel to certain locations of the series which are shown in full motion video - including the actors. The puzzles are designed for beginners.
The second part of the CD-ROM is a database which includes a timeline and bios of the characters. The GZSZ horoscope gives information about the star signs of the actors and how they correspond to the buyers'.