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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 Genesis A snake is not uncommon to the jungle
Disney's The Jungle Book Genesis Monkey business
Disney's The Jungle Book Genesis Title screen
Disney's The Jungle Book Genesis Hangin' and swingin'

Promo Images

Disney's The Jungle Book Magazine Advertisement
Disney's The Jungle Book Magazine Advertisement
Disney's The Jungle Book Magazine Advertisement
Disney's The Jungle Book Screenshot

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
Video Games & Computer Entertainment Genesis Aug, 1994 9 out of 10 90
High Score Genesis Nov, 1994 4 out of 5 80
Sega-16.com Genesis Apr 30, 2007 8 out of 10 80
PC Games (Germany) Windows Jan, 1996 79 out of 100 79
PC Joker Windows Dec, 1995 73 out of 100 73
PC Player (Germany) Windows Dec, 1995 70 out of 100 70
Electronic Gaming Monthly (EGM) Genesis Jul, 1994 28 out of 40 70
Joystick (French) DOS Dec, 1995 70 out of 100 70
Gameplay (Benelux) DOS Dec, 1995 56 out of 100 56

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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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