Old CD’s: Games, Encyclopedia, Apps.

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

Spelling Jungle April 20, 2009

Kid’s Education

Spelling Jungle

Spelling Jungle (ages 7-10) and Spelling Blizzard (Sierra On-Line – ages 9-12) are basically identical titles, set in different venues with different degrees of difficulty (more…)

 

Jungle Book February 6, 2009

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Storybook

Jungle Book

For a disc that strives to push the boundaries of interactive entertainment, Jungle Book (IBM/Powerhouse Entertainment – ages 5-9) feels an awful lot like old hat. The groundbreaking part of the program is the speech recognition technology – “learn the language of the jungle” and you can navigate parts of the game using only your voice and a microphone, which comes packaged with the disc (more…)

 

Let’s Explore The Jungle with Buzzy the Knowledge Bug January 27, 2009

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Science & Nature

Let’s Explore The Jungle with Buzzy the Knowledge Bug

For kids interested in the terrestrial rather than the astronomical, Buzzy the Knowledge Bug, last seen guiding your child through the mysteries of the airport and the farm, returns in Humongous Entertainment’s Let’s Explore The Jungle with Buzzy the Knowledge Bug (ages 3-8) (more…)

 

Timon & Pumbaa’s Jungle Games January 18, 2009

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Games

Timon & Pumbaa’s Jungle Games

Disney seems to think that Timon & Pumbaa’s Jungle Games (ages – 8 & up) is a radical departure from The Lion King Activity Center and other previously-released discs; the difference, they believe, is that Jungle Games are pure fun without an educational component, whereas everything else Disney has ever done enriches both the mind and the soul (more…)

 

Timon & Pumbaa’s Jungle Games

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Games

Timon & Pumbaa’s Jungle Games

Disney seems to think that Timon & Pumbaa’s Jungle Games (ages – 8 & up) is a radical departure from The Lion King Activity Center and other previously-released discs; the difference, they believe, is that Jungle Games are pure fun without an educational component, whereas everything else Disney has ever done enriches both the mind and the soul (more…)