Disney's The Jungle Book

Critic Score User Score
Windows
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4.5
Genesis
82
4.2
DOS
76
2.9
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Description

Based on the famous animated movie, Walt Disney's The Jungle Book is a platform game where you control Mowgli, the boy who was raised by wild animals deep in the jungles. Your goal is to find the human village so you may you join your kin once again.

Mowgli is an athletic individual, and can jump, run, swing on vines or climb them without any problems. Most of the animals he comes upon, however, are inexplicably hostile, so he must defend himself with a variety of thrown weapons, such as bananas and boomerangs.

To complete each level, Mowgli must collect a number of crystals (how many - it depends on the difficulty levels) within a time limit. A compass in the corner of the screen helps him by showing the direction where the nearest crystal is.

Screenshots

Disney's The Jungle Book Windows On liana (Double Size)
Disney's The Jungle Book DOS Oops, lost a life...
Disney's The Jungle Book Genesis The tiger Shere Khan
Disney's The Jungle Book Genesis Hangin' and swingin'

Alternate Titles

  • "Le Livre de la Jungle" -- French title
  • "Il Libro della Giungla" -- Italian title
  • "El Libro De La Selva" -- Spanish title
  • "Disney Das Dschungelbuch" -- German title

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Critic Reviews

Quandary DOS Jul, 1995 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90
GamePro (US) Genesis Sep, 1994 4.5 out of 5 90
Jeuxvideo.com Genesis Dec 10, 2010 17 out of 20 85
Mega Fun Genesis Jul, 1994 83 out of 100 83
Sega Force Genesis Aug 10, 1994 82 out of 100 82
Sega-16.com Genesis Apr 30, 2007 8 out of 10 80
PC Games (Germany) DOS Jan, 1996 79 out of 100 79
PC Joker DOS Dec, 1995 73 out of 100 73
Joystick (French) Windows Dec, 1995 70 out of 100 70
Power Play DOS Dec, 1995 65 out of 100 65

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Trivia

The game was named the Best Genesis Movie to Game Translation of the Year in GameFan's 1994 "Megawards" (Vol 3, Iss. 1)

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