Winner of Parentsí Choice Award

In Busytown children meet all their favorite characters from the Richard Scarry books, television programs and videos. Together with Huckle Cat, Lowly Worm, Mr. Frumble, Dr. Diane, Mr. Fixit, and many others, they explore eleven playgrounds rich with real-life experiences. They can experiment with realistic objects, manipulate machines, control processes, and interact with variety of environments based on everyday life of Busytown.

Busytown meets guidelines set by the National Association for the Education of Young Children, which emphasize learning through play.

Learning skills used in Busytown include:

Adding and Subtracting




Pattern Matching

Problem Solving

Reading Body Parts


Windows: Windows 95/98, 486/33 MHz or better, 8MB RAM or more, 256 color VGA, 4x CD-ROM drive or faster, Soundblaster or compatible sound card. Works best with a Pentium 1 or earlier processors.

Macintosh: Performa or better, 6 MB RAM or more, System 7.5.5 or later, 2x CD-ROM drive or faster.

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