Game review by Jinny Gudmundsen, Common Sense Media
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Common Sense says

age 4+

Exciting learn-to-read game incorporates your drawings.

Windows 2009

Parents say

age 5+

Based on 3 reviews

Kids say

age 4+

Based on 1 review

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Community Reviews

age 6+

Doesn't work, don't buy

The Sabi Game Inc company knows the CD doesn't work but continues to sell it
age 4+

My 4-yr-old's fave computer game -- and MINE too!

Thanks to the unique mouse-over reading function, my four-year-old daughter picked up on the concept quickly. Where she would normally employ me to help her figure out the instructions to other computer games she plays, ItzaZoo's interactive reading tool empowers her to teach herself. The quick "reward system" seems to help too. ItzaZoo rewards the child with gold stars when they complete a short task. Other games my daughter has played tend to make her finish a lengthy trial (albeit with character encouragement throughout) before she receives her reward.

This title has:

Educational value

Game Details

  • Platform: Windows
  • Subjects: Language & Reading: following directions, reading comprehension, vocabulary, Arts: drawing
  • Skills: Communication: multiple forms of expression, Thinking & Reasoning: deduction, investigation, solving puzzles, Creativity: making new creations, producing new content
  • Available online?: Not available online
  • Publisher: Sabi Games
  • Release date: November 1, 2009
  • Genre: Edutainment
  • ESRB rating: E for (No Descriptors)
  • Last updated: August 31, 2016

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