Spellicopter (C64 and Atari 8-Bit, 5 1/4" Disk) DesignWare - 1983 USA, Canada Release

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Product ID 45445-60102
Product UPC 045445601023
Platform(s) C64 and Atari 8-Bit
Media 5 1/4" Disk
Copyright date 1983
Publisher(s) DesignWare
Category(s) Education, Language, English, English Spelling
Recommended age(s) Ages 6 to 11
Country of Origin United States of America

Description from the packaging.

The action spelling game. Children learn to spell while piloting their Spellicopter on various missions - you can determine the spelling words complexity.

One of America's most popular computer spelling games!

Four hundred words from it to bureaucrat to learn, with forty different lists...in basic, intermediate and advanced categories.

  • Spelling has never been so much fun!
  • Entertaining and educational.
  • Develops eye-hand coordination.
  • Sentence context clue for each word.
  • Positive reinforcement.
  • Works with keyboard or joystick.
  • No supervision needed.
  • Attention grabbing sound effects, graphics and animation.

Spellicopter screen displays altimeter, fuel gauge, score and cargo. The context sentence appears with the missing word to be spelled. The student can choose one of three levels of flight difficulty.

Special Message to Parents and Teachers: DesignWare educational software affords you and your children a unique opportunity. The ability to have fun while learning...a positive experience for all concerned...the capability to create word lists that focus on your children's specific school needs. Choosing DesignWare software is the best decision you can make for your children's educational library. It's in our name, software you can design to suit your needs!

System Requirements

Atari 8-Bit
Required RAM 48K
Required RAM 64K

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