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This adorable program from Disney Interactive invites toddlers to Mickey's neighborhood, where they enjoy captivating mini-adventures with Mickey and his friends. Five familiar characters offer simple activities that introduce children to letters, shapes, colors, music and numbers. Each activity encourages, but does not require interaction and exploration, so even the youngest users will benefit from the experience.
Children play a game of peek-a-boo with alphabet letters at Mickey's house; discover shapes in everyday objects with Minnie; learn about colors as they aid a lazy Goofy in home repairs; create cacophonous music while visiting Donald's houseboat; and help Pluto retrieve his number-shaped chew toys from a pesky gopher. Clever animation and dialog embellish each activity, making the program more fun than a Saturday morning cartoon.
A separate, print and learn activity can be accessed from within the program by pressing CTRL-P (APPLE/COMMAND-P). It allows users to print pages to color that reinforce the concepts learned in each activity.
Three levels of interaction make the program appropriate for a wide age-range and allow it to grow with the child. Kids can simply watch as each activity unfolds, hit any key to bring about a new action, or point and click with the computer mouse for more directed interplay.
PC: Windows 95/98, Pentium 133 MHz or faster cpu, 30 MB hard drive space, 32 MB RAM, 256 color DirectX-compatible Video card, 4x or faster CD-ROM, 16-bit DirectX-compatible Soundcard.return to top of page
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