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Reviews About Old Software on CD-ROM from the 1990’s

Love and Relationship Test, The January 24, 2009

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The Love and Relationship Test

For a silly CD-ROM, The Love and Relationship Test (Virtual Entertainment) certainly did a good job of keeping our whole office clustered around the monitor. The program, which is no-frills to the extreme (the interface consists entirely of multiple choice questions against a red velvet background), tests users in categories like Love, Intimacy, Marriage, Compatibility, and Romance (more…)

 

Ultimate James Bond, The January 2, 2009

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The Ultimate James Bond

MGM Interactive has created The Ultimate James Bond, a two-disc set that they call “an interactive dossier.” A James Bond CD-ROM was inevitable, but who would have guessed that it would be a reference work? The Ultimate James Bond’s main menu offers fancy names (along the lines of “interactive dossier,” which really means “CD-ROM encyclopedia”) for subjects that include babes, gadgets, allies, cars, actors, movies, decades, and behind-the-scenes talent (more…)

 

Muppet CD-ROM: Muppets Inside, The December 17, 2008

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The Muppet CD-ROM: Muppets Inside

The convoluted, clever and invariably cute world of The Muppet CD-ROM: Muppets Inside (Starwave – ages 6 & up)starts when you first try to run the program, with a simulated crash of your computer (more…)

 

Complete Herman, The December 9, 2008

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The Complete Herman

The Complete Herman (Corel CD Home)is no Doonesbury. The daily strip, written and drawn by Jim Unger, has always stood out on the comics page for its above-average art and below-average sense of humor (more…)