Istar Crossword Jr. (C64 and Atari 8-Bit, 5 1/4" Disk) Istar Corporation - 1985 USA, Canada Release
Istar Crossword Jr.
|Platform(s)||C64 and Atari 8-Bit|
|Media||5 1/4" Disk|
|Category(s)||Entertainment, Traditional, Word Games, Crosswords|
|Country of Origin||United States of America|
Description from the packaging.
Istar Crossword Jr. is a delightful approach to computer crosswords, especially designed for children ages 8 years and older. Three Skill Levels challenge growing minds while increasing vocabulary and memorization through exercise. Skill Level 1 gives definitions and a word list to choose from. Skill Level 2 list definitions. Skill Level 3 is a simplified version of CrissCross and only lists words which are placed on a graphics matrix.
Word entry is accomplished be entering a row number and corresponding column letter, and then a direction. Helpful toggles provide for hints, checking errors, and even answers. Scoring, through minimizing entries and asking for as little help as possible, challenges young minds in a competitive atmosphere, while offering family fun for all.