Word Whiz (DOS)

Word Whiz DOS Title screen


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Word Whiz is a word challenge game that can measure your knowledge of the English language. You must pick the right synonym or definition of the highlighted word from four multiple choices. There are hundred words presented per volume, with a total of four volumes. You can continue playing until you miss twenty questions. And you will earn a Bonus Miss for every ten questions you answer correctly. Also, when a question is correctly answered, you might receive some addition related information.


Word Whiz DOS Title screen
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Another quiz-based offering from Apogee, but this one is easy Katakis | カタキス (39490) 2.33 Stars2.33 Stars2.33 Stars2.33 Stars2.33 Stars

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Apogee released Word Whiz as freeware (without support) December 23rd, 2005, along with a number of other moldy oldies from their back catalogue, as a "Christmas present" to long-time fans. The registered set can be downloaded at ftp://ftp.3drealms.com/freeware/wordwhiz.zip
Frenkel (2081) added Word Whiz (DOS) on Jul 30, 2004