Released in 1998, this was the first “Cluefinders” title; and it is the best of the series. Set in a rain forest, the Cluefinders seek to uncover who kidnapped Joni’s uncle and discover what creature is terrorizing the rainforest. Their adventure leads them to the Ancient City and the Bottomless Pits of Doom —places reminiscent of the Indiana Jones movies.
With 22 different academic games offered on 4 levels of difficulty, this software packs a wallop of learning. The games cover science, language arts, math, geography, and logic; and players can set the difficulty levels separately within each of these academic subjects. This software has just the right mix of wacky, spooky, and thrilling situations to keep children coming back for more.
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