- The company is founded.
- A non-graphical version of MECC's first educational game: the Oregon Trail is produced for the two new microcomputers.
Oct 30, 1995:
- Merger agreement between MECC and SoftKey International Inc.
Oct 31, 1995:
- Wall Street Journal runs an article on SoftKey’s purchasing of MECC (stock deal worth $370 million) and TLC (cash bid of $606 million).
May 17, 1996:
- The company is acquired by SoftKey International Inc.
Oct 06, 1996:
- SoftKey International, Inc. acquired by The Learning Company Inc.