Richard Scarry's Best Neighborhood Disc Ever! is an edutainment title for children based on a book by Richard Scarry. In the game players explore Busytown, a fictional place where there's always a lot going on. The whole town comes to life in cartoon animations. Players choose places and characters to visit. At these places players can practice and learn important pre-reading skills and listen to stories. Taught skills include memory, color recognition, vocabulary, pattern recognition and counting.