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Reader Rabbit

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Atari 8-bit
Apple II
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Reader Rabbit is an educational game for children 3 through 7 designed to help reading and spelling skills. There are four different word games to play of increasing difficulty: a word sorter, a picture labeler, the word train, and a variation of the game memory.


Reader Rabbit Commodore 64 Sign pictures
Reader Rabbit Commodore 64 Loading screen
Reader Rabbit Atari 8-bit Sorter - choose correct words and dump the wrong ones
Reader Rabbit Atari 8-bit Find two same looking images to clear the board

Alternate Titles

  • "Reader Rabbit and the Fabulous Word Factory" -- C64/Atari in-game title
  • "Reader Rabbit 1" -- Version 5.x title

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User Reviews

One of the first games I've ever played. DOS bombad_jedi (5)

Critic Reviews

All Game Guide Macintosh 1998 4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars4.5 Stars 90


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In the short toon "Peasant's Quest Preview" on Homestarrunner.com, the creators show a made-up game of theirs called "Rabbit Algebra" featuring graphics used in most games during the eighties and like Reader Rabbit is meant to be educational.
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