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Oscar the Balloonist Flies into the Mountains

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[www].se [ftp].se [mirror].us (328.97 MB)
MD5: 8331a05f5d0e39e23f63dcf33c591d11
For Mac OS 9 - Mac OS X
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Learn about Nature In his Seasons Balloon, Oscar flies into the mountains. There, he meets 7 different animals who share the same habitat. In the four seasons they tell him how they live, what they eat, about their habits and their specific way of life. Oscar can discover 12 games (5 accessible immediately, the other 7 hidden with the animals in a specific season). The games test the previously given information, patience, dexterity and creativity. Playful learning by visiting the animals during the different seasons 12 games develop the knowledge about the animals and train handling the mouse Easy navigation (menu bar) Interactive pop-up screens with additional information, e.g. about making honey or eagle's flying technique Multilingual, three languages which can be switched at any stage of the game "Cut-out Pattern"
- taken from a review at

The game is available in English, German and French (as "Oscar l'Aéronaute va á la Montagne"). Buy links:
Oscar The Balloonist Flies into The Mountains (Fusion Academia, Windows only)
Oscar the Balloonist Flies Into the Mountains (Tivola) Buy links:
Oscar The Balloonist Flies into The Mountains (Fusion Academia, PC/Mac)
Oscar The Balloonist: Flies Into The Mountains (Tivola, PC/Mac) Buy links:
Oscar fliegt in die Berge (Tivola)
Oscar der Ballonfahrer fliegt in die Berge

Architecture: PPC (Carbonized) x86 (Windows)

This is a hybrid PC/Mac CD-ROM.

System requirements Mac:

System requirements PC:

Common requirements:


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by IIGS_User - 2015, November 8 - 6:46am

I've no idea what's wrong with the pict. If you click it, it'll be displayed correct, but with the preview pict above is something wrong.

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by IIGS_User - 2015, November 8 - 6:43am

My experiences so far are:

SheepShaver: The game can't find its CD-ROM, even if it's "inserted".
Parallels Desktop 10 with Windows ME installed: Works.