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Our parents editor wrote that, "Zillions of Games is one of those delightful staples every parent should have on their home computer." No faint praise, given the number of programs SuperKids' editors see! This CD offers over 300 interesting games and puzzles to play by yourself or with friends. The assortment and appeal of board games presented is timeless and challenging for all ages. Differing graphics and ease of use mixed with varying music and sounds from game to game serve to limit burnout. Hints and personalized skill and time control settings create a user-friendly interface with a seemingly endless number of strategy style games to engage players. Reversi (Othello), Blobs, 8 Puzzle, Towers of Hanoi, Neutron, Solitaire, Chess, Maze, ...The choices include most of the classics and many unusual variations (e,g, Fairy Chess, Ultima Chess) as well as countless other fascinating unknowns. You can play against the computer or with a friend using the Zillions of Games web site. The web site also allows you to download more free games, create your own game variant, or even design your own new game. Our testers did not venture through the website looking glass, but for those imaginations intrigued by these options, it is an interesting idea to explore.
PC: Windows® 95/98/Me/2000, Pentium or faster cpu, 16 MB hard drive space, 8 MB RAM, 256 color or higher display, 2X or faster CD-ROM, Windows compatible sound card, DirectX (included on CD).return to top of page
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