Mario Teaches Typing (DOS)

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Mario comes to the PC, in the form of a typing tutor.

In this product you get to play one of four games, of progressing difficulty (as either Mario, Luigi or the Princess):

Mario's Smash & Dash: Assist your character run past a series of boxes and turtles, each labelled with a letter that must be typed to avoid the obstacle.

Mario's Wet World Challenge: Help your characters swim across the screen whilst being chased by hungry sea creatures - only typing the words that scroll across the bottom of the screen will let you escape.

Mario's Tunnel Of Doom: Help your character run through a tunnel filled with traps, avoiding falling blocks and the like, by correctly typing the sentences which scroll across the top of the screen.

Mario's Expert Express: Essentially a practice typing lesson where you copy and type pre-defined paragraphs with the assistance of Mario's supervision.


Mario Teaches Typing DOS Student information (EGA, Tandy)
Mario Teaches Typing DOS Luigi demonstrates superior breath-holding skills (EGA, Tandy)
Mario Teaches Typing DOS Selecting your teacher/character
Mario Teaches Typing DOS Mario reviews your performance (EGA, Tandy)

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Good ideas, never really helped me much CubbyKatz (207) 2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars2.5 Stars

Critic Reviews

ASM (Aktueller Software Markt) May, 1993 11 out of 12 92
Play Time May, 1993 73 out of 100 73
Svenska Hemdatornytt Apr, 1993 72 out of 100 72


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There was also a special teacher's edition made.
Kic'N (4214) added Mario Teaches Typing (DOS) on Apr 24, 2001
Other platforms contributed by Zeppin (8342)