There was a problem completing your request. Together with Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, Mr. Frumble, Dr. Diane, Mr. Fixit, and many others, they explore 11 playgrounds rich with real-life experiences.

Graphically, like I said, the game is extra cartoonish, which is by no means a bad thing, but it could have been a bit more polished. No FAQs/Guides/Maps - Be the first to submit one! All of the characters act and talk like their counterparts in the books and the cartoon series. It should load the activity without any problem. Richard Scarry's light-hearted animal friends get down to the business of fun! Your question may be answered by sellers, manufacturers, or customers who purchased this item, who are all part of the Amazon community. The best part is playing with the wind. Publication date 1993 Topics Richard Scarry Language English.

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Delivering stuff allows the town to slowly come to life. Richard Scarry's Best Busy People Video Ever! By continuing to use this site you agree to our use of cookies. Released in 1993, 1994 and 1999. The voice quality of this game is realistic when compared to the cartoons of that era. No gamepads detected. For two- to four-year-old kids, this program is particularly well-suited. alt="web statistics">.

In 11 other activities, children can balance a seesaw, drive a delivery truck and play with the wind at the beach. The activities are educational, but subtle about it, e.g., the fireman tells the function of the equipment, but the child is busy placing the item on the truck, so it doesn't seem "teachy". This shopping feature will continue to load items when the Enter key is pressed. This game worked fine on my computer running Windows XP. It comprises several minigames teaching words, shapes, very basic math, and the like. They are GREAT games to learn and explore with.

Most of the game is spent exploring Busytown looking for things to interact with using either the gamepad or a special mouse that could be purchased separately from the game and the console system. Please try again. Richard Scarry's Busytown could have been a good edutainment, as it manages to pout into the recipe a lot of math puzzles, quite a few other activities that will teach a young one about the jobs of policemen, firemen and teachers as well. ", © 1996-2020,, Inc. or its affiliates. Find answers in product info, Q&As, reviews. - Featuring Huckle Cat and Lowly Worm and loads of other BusyTown characters.

Install Game. ColecoVision™ is a Tradmark of Coleco Holdings. Richard Scarry's Busytown (DOS) by Paramount Interactive. Press Keyboard right side: Alt+Enter keys to switch to full screen game play, and Alt+Enter keys to return. Reviewed in the United States on July 24, 2001. Yes, it's not the animations or the graphics, or any other element, it's the very nature of the combination of those elements.

Some store links may include affiliate tags. The star moves to a rescue net and so on. Instead, our system considers things like how recent a review is and if the reviewer bought the item on Amazon. Bruno's Deli: The player takes control of Huckle the Cat as they help Bruno serve his customers by selecting the items they have requested on a conveyor belt. Top subscription boxes – right to your door, From Children's Software Revue® -- "Subscribe Now! Kids and parents alike will love the delightful interaction of the 6 activity-packed playgrounds. Color in and make your very own cards and envelopes. All other trademarks, logos and brand names shown on this website other than Stated are the sole property of their respective companies and are not owned by Kids and parents alike will love the delightful interaction of the 6 activity-packed playgrounds. Richard Scarry's Busytown. Richard Scarry's Busytown is a computer game. BusyTown is real enough for learning and playful enough for lots of giggles! It has so many other areas to play and so many learning activities that the CD is well worth it anyway.

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My first child played with the original DOS versions of Busytown and How Thing Work. Richard Scarry's Best Counting Video Ever! In order to navigate out of this carousel please use your heading shortcut key to navigate to the next or previous heading. They can also build a house, fix a machine by adjusting belts and gears and match food words with pictures. Another click loads it onto the fire truck. Released in 1993, 1994 and 1999. Richard Scarry's Busytown is a 1999 enhanced remake of the 1993 educational game of the same name, with improved graphics, animation, and voice acting resembling that of The Busy World of Richard Scarry animated TV series, as well as the original songs included.