Mixed-Up Mother Goose

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DOS
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Description

This is an updated version of Roberta Williams' Mixed-Up Mother Goose. This version utilizes Sierra's SCI game interpreter and features enhanced graphics and sound.

The gameplay remains the same as the previous version; all of the nursery rhymes in Mother Goose Land have become mixed up! Your goal is to set things straight by locating missing items for each of the fairy tale characters in the land. When wandering around the land you can talk to the different characters (each from a different nursery rhyme) to find out what item it is they need; for example, Little Bo Peep is looking for her sheep and Jack Be Nimble lost his candle stick. The items are scattered about the land, and when you locate one pick it up and return it to the appropriate character. When successful, the complete nursery rhyme will play with the lyrics appearing on screen. You can only carry one item at a time, so you may need to remember where you spotted or dropped items not being carried! Also, each time the game is played objects will be in a new location. Included with the game is a map of Mother Goose Land which may help you locate the different fairy tale characters.

Screenshots

Mixed-Up Mother Goose DOS The game begins at Mother Gooses house (CGA)
Mixed-Up Mother Goose DOS The giant pumpkin is the only "house" where no item is ever placed - otherwise you could get stuck because you can't reenter it after the wife returns.
Mixed-Up Mother Goose DOS Here's a character who lost an item (EGA/Tandy/MCGA)
Mixed-Up Mother Goose DOS Title screen (Hercules Monochrome)

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User Reviews

The remake of a classic Sierra children's game is just as good as the original DOS *Katakis* (37875)
A nice and sentimental game with a certain big flaw DOS Nowhere Girl (1582)

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awesome game 4 DJP Mom (11111)
Apr 22, 2008

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