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Mario Teaches Typing

DOS - 1992

Year
1992
Platform
DOS
Released in
United States
Genre
Educational
Theme
Licensed Title, Typing
Publisher
Interplay Entertainment Corp.
Developer
Interplay Entertainment Corp.
Perspective
Side-Scrolling
4.35 / 5 - 754 votes

Description of Mario Teaches Typing

If you haven't play Mario Teaches Typing already, go ahead and download it now! Published in 1992 by Interplay Entertainment Corp., Mario Teaches Typing features educational in a typing, licensed title genre.

A great typing tutorial that is best described as Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing for kids, Mario Teaches Typing is a full-featured typing program that has something for everyone, although kids with no typing experience will get the most from the program-- while enjoying cute antics of Nintendo's popular Mario brothers.

After you sign in, you can choose from many activities that suit your level of typing proficiency. If you are a beginner, the game will teach you from the ground up, letter by letter. The interface is one of the best I've seen in this type of program: you will see two cartoony hands at the bottom third the screen, which will flash the finger you should use to press keys when the letter shows up in in the top screen.

The top two-thirds of the screen is taken up by attractive graphics, showing Mario (or Luigi or the Princess, whomever you choose) doing his cutesy Mario-things (e.g. knocking blocks, jumping on turtles, etc.) when you press the correct key. Do it right, and you will see Mario advance to the next level, just like in the Super Nintendo version.

In addition to many difficulty levels you can choose from, one of the program's best features is the Report Card, which not only displays your accuracy in percentage and your WPM (words per minute) count, but also "problem keys," i.e. keys you have most trouble with. And as if that is not enough, many sentences you will be typing are taken from famous plays, novels, or historical documents, with the source always given at the end. This adds extra educational value to the package, and make you want to come back to it even after you have mastered typing.

Overall, Mario Teaches Typing is a very enjoyable typing tutor that no house should be without. Two thumbs up!

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Comments and reviews

#13431

huong linh added this comment on 2014-10-01 :

qwertyuiopasdfghjklzxcvbnm

#13407

Rae added this comment on 2014-09-29 :

OMG the feels and the memories.. Good stuff!

#13372

TOM THE BOST added this comment on 2014-09-25 :

LOL

#13352

Trang Trinh 2005 added this comment on 2014-09-23 :

Dac Lac

#13343

Danny added this comment on 2014-09-22 :

It doesn't work for Win8.1 D: I wanted to show it off...

#13225

sorry I Can Open. added this comment on 2014-09-11 :

sao e ko vào dc vậy?

#13185

paulo jose added this comment on 2014-09-10 :

for the public young is good to lerning more

#13004

tran yen vy added this comment on 2014-08-29 :

game is good, I love this game

#13003

nguyen kim thoa added this comment on 2014-08-29 :

toi rat vui khi choi game nay o truong

#13002

yeh phoi nghi added this comment on 2014-08-29 :

game nay rat la vui vi tui da hoc o truong tieu hoc

#12985

sillet10 added this comment on 2014-08-28 :

How do you download the game wwhat do you press

#12964

thai added this comment on 2014-08-27 :

thai lun

#12915

bella added this comment on 2014-08-23 :

loool i remember this!

#12875

vinh added this comment on 2014-08-19 :

it is good

#12861

chan added this comment on 2014-08-18 :

i want to bout mario

#12773

bob added this comment on 2014-08-10 :

where is mtt2?

#12644

DARA added this comment on 2014-07-26 :

I want learn to type the words in the computer.

#12520

DangerKitty added this comment on 2014-07-14 :

I can't this game to install. What am I messing up, here?
D-Fend Reloaded error message: "There is no new folder in the games directory from which a new game could be added. Do you want to start the installation program again?"
I've tried installing this game over half a dozen times now, and it still won't work. Help?

#12395

frankwiddle added this comment on 2014-07-03 :

@ MT6
"Sh!t i can't run it it says make sure you have downloaded the appropriate version of this file x64 or x86./... :)
But thanks for this amazing share :)"
just a rule of thumb, anything Windows XP and newer wont run dos programs. Microsoft has remove quite a great deal of dos. actually i believe Windows me was the last time i ever saw mario teaches typing on a native system. what you can do is search for DosBox. either here @ my abandonware or google its one of the best dos emulators and yes thank you guys and gals at my abandonware for mario teaches typing loved it as a kid now want to show it to my kids

#12054

annie123 added this comment on 2014-06-04 :

mario teaches typing is great.i want to download it

#11885

virak komsot added this comment on 2014-05-22 :

i like it so muh now i can use computer by test it.

#11830

MT6 added this comment on 2014-05-19 :

Sh!t i can't run it it says make sure you have downloaded the appropriate version of this file x64 or x86./... :)
But thanks for this amazing share :)

#11637

San John added this comment on 2014-05-07 :

i like this very mcuh

#11636

NRAY added this comment on 2014-05-07 :

i want to play this typing so much becuse i like typing mario

#11610

Mak added this comment on 2014-05-06 :

I want to practise typing

#11592

COOOL added this comment on 2014-05-05 :

i like it so much

#11586

gsdhvb added this comment on 2014-05-04 :

good game

#11408

baccon1982 added this comment on 2014-04-25 :

i want to ,maripo

#11395

seyha added this comment on 2014-04-24 :

Good for learn

#11343

Iftin added this comment on 2014-04-21 :

its vantastic

#11281

julay added this comment on 2014-04-17 :

nice

#11107

thuytien added this comment on 2014-04-05 :

great

#11044

deno added this comment on 2014-04-01 :

learning

#11019

Winter added this comment on 2014-03-30 :

I love mario and princess peach.

#10973

Paz added this comment on 2014-03-28 :

I want this game! i hear that is so good!

#10902

serey added this comment on 2014-03-24 :

good typing

#10887

saif added this comment on 2014-03-23 :

i love to play mario

#10878

ngocvy added this comment on 2014-03-22 :

i like it

#10871

dawnshine added this comment on 2014-03-22 :

I want to download it

#10788

Mavis Beacon added this comment on 2014-03-16 :

0/10 would not reccomend

#10772

Zabeer.Ziyad added this comment on 2014-03-15 :

i like it

#10762

theary added this comment on 2014-03-15 :

that is make me easy to type the letters

#10680

linhtrangcoffefood added this comment on 2014-03-10 :

likr

#10649

Awsisazeen added this comment on 2014-03-08 :

I did not download this but im sure its gonna be great :)

#10496

linh added this comment on 2014-02-22 :

trò chơi này rất thú vị và bổ ích giúp trẻ em có thể tập được cách gõ 10 ngón tay .Giúp trẻ em nâng cao thông minh và được vui

#10484

menglay added this comment on 2014-02-21 :

thank for give me to download

#9966

ubaid added this comment on 2014-01-29 :

well

#9914

SethBling added this comment on 2014-01-26 :

Heh, I remember this!

#9830

Bin added this comment on 2014-01-19 :

Trò chơi này rất hay và bổ ích

#9822

Timothy added this comment on 2014-01-18 :

Koopa is a fast writer. He could write Russian. hallo

#9721

anonimo added this comment on 2014-01-07 :

i cannot wait the game weegee teaches typing

#9717

anonimo added this comment on 2014-01-07 :

i used this game for my daughter we have 8 months old

#9706

seyha added this comment on 2014-01-06 :

pleas play

#9502

NomPang added this comment on 2013-12-22 :

good

#9223

mario added this comment on 2013-11-29 :

tải phần mềm về máy

#9192

Babygirl added this comment on 2013-11-26 :

very gôd!

#9190

bloom added this comment on 2013-11-26 :

muon tai ma tai khong duoc ! tuc day nay binh luan gi ma khong tai di

#9160

thuong phuoc tien added this comment on 2013-11-23 :

mario teaches typing game very well and help people become more intelligent

#9154

Zak added this comment on 2013-11-23 :

Hello

#9132

Eno Kim added this comment on 2013-11-21 :

It'"s very well

#9059

yo added this comment on 2013-11-15 :

It doesn't work because its for DOS. Get DosBox or run on an old computer.

#9031

tiger added this comment on 2013-11-13 :

goog

#9024

Moazann allah added this comment on 2013-11-12 :

duh because it is not for windows 7 it is for 8

#8989

conan added this comment on 2013-11-08 :

cho troi nay rat hay

#8988

MORON added this comment on 2013-11-08 :

DOESNT WORK ON 64-BIT

#8944

anonymous added this comment on 2013-11-03 :

this game is so stupid, it wont even run on my computer.

#8942

cun added this comment on 2013-11-03 :

wow

#8910

tuoti_ichikhunglong@yahoo.com added this comment on 2013-10-30 :

hay

#8889

PhoenixLegalLogistcs.com added this comment on 2013-10-27 :

I want to use this product for when my team has stand by time, let them take a break from the rigor of being on duty. but as a team leader I want to get something back (better typing skills). It has already made a difference on the XP's Users, they have not noted that it has made a difference.

I have had no problem with our XP's. It went just fine, installed just how the instruction say.

The window 7 unit though are stuck at set 3 to 4. at this point d-fender display an error in void file path.

#8871

Super Minh added this comment on 2013-10-24 :

How can we install that when finish downloading?????????

#8782

doun added this comment on 2013-10-16 :

study

#8760

hoachampha added this comment on 2013-10-13 :

minh that nhat la choi mario

#8753

Eirak sopheak added this comment on 2013-10-12 :

I really like your typing game. It improve my typing faster

#8748

buithanhha435 added this comment on 2013-10-11 :

I want to download this

#8745

john added this comment on 2013-10-11 :

It's Very Good Typing

#8709

Flippers added this comment on 2013-10-06 :

Those who just don't know how to play this kind of game should first learn how to use DOSbox. Once you got that figured out, playing this game is a walk in the park. Btw, you don't INSTALL the game, you just type in the correct path to the game and BOOM. So yeah, Google up "How to use DOSBox", newbies.

#8700

cool yoav added this comment on 2013-10-05 :

how dowe install it

#8688

loctukute added this comment on 2013-10-04 :

so cooll

#8687

pech added this comment on 2013-10-04 :

likr

#8675

Nguyen Minh Chau added this comment on 2013-10-02 :

mount c c:/
c:/
cd mario
mario

#8634

thu huong added this comment on 2013-09-29 :

dao loat phan mem ma ri o kieu j gio

#8604

hoai phuong added this comment on 2013-09-27 :

minh kho biet tai bay voi

#8536

hoangnghi67 added this comment on 2013-09-20 :

ok fine

#8521

Kim Ngan added this comment on 2013-09-19 :

La 1 goi de tinh

#8507

yakatak added this comment on 2013-09-18 :

Hello!

#8506

Oddbrother added this comment on 2013-09-18 :

You have to admit that the game is quite educational.

But the music and sound effects are awful in the ears!

#8485

trung2005 added this comment on 2013-09-15 :

ok

#8396

girl added this comment on 2013-09-07 :

how can i play mario teaches typing

#8394

angel van added this comment on 2013-09-07 :

this program doesnt work

please i need to know why

#8377

Leng Srouy Heang added this comment on 2013-09-05 :

how can i download this mario typing?????

#8326

ira added this comment on 2013-09-01 :

Works fine with me. I used DOS BOX emulator to run and install this game in Ubuntu 12. Also tried it before in Windows 7.

#8275

10hokage added this comment on 2013-08-27 :

I am gonna check this software. Thank you.

#8249

BBC600 added this comment on 2013-08-24 :

NO PROGRAM I HAVE TRIED WORKS WITH WINDOWS 8!

#8235

EJ added this comment on 2013-08-23 :

How is it going guys

#8224

Makara added this comment on 2013-08-22 :

this program good for me and my people . because can help they get skill typing

#8149

Ba Rang added this comment on 2013-08-14 :

Why can't I install it into my PC running on windows 7 !

#8121

Cheata added this comment on 2013-08-12 :

i want to have a quick types and its fun too

#8031

Chetra added this comment on 2013-08-05 :

Does it support to Win7?

#7697

Basul added this comment on 2013-07-02 :

Great game

#7451

the pussy destroyer added this comment on 2013-06-11 :

this game is shit !!!

#7184

sarath added this comment on 2013-05-15 :

want to learn and be quick type

#7143

Narin added this comment on 2013-05-11 :

Good typing for first study computer

#7104

gradesauce added this comment on 2013-05-07 :

sweet sweet game

#7047

dsad added this comment on 2013-05-02 :

i like typing

#6897

Jackie added this comment on 2013-04-16 :

Everyone tends to comment on how well I type, for example they say I respond really fast to instant messages. I tell them it's thanks to Mario Teaches Typing!

#6793

bajezai added this comment on 2013-04-09 :

mario typing tuter is best for seeking typing.

#6598

mum added this comment on 2013-03-21 :

good game

#6399

Kry added this comment on 2013-03-04 :

I want it.

#6369

Late80sTotGamer added this comment on 2013-03-02 :

@"hi" This looks like a Windows version.

I originally played this on an early, pre 256 mac performa. Kind of annoying at the time, as it was just typing, and could not really pay attention to the graphics, and practice typing well. It did get me to try typing a bit more, but it was not until an early release of Mavis Beacon a couple years later, that I really learned the full basics of typing. MB was less distracting, and much more helpful.

#6321

Edson (aka Dentson) added this comment on 2013-02-25 :

My son should play this game.

#6308

art added this comment on 2013-02-25 :

i like to learn typing

#6288

hi added this comment on 2013-02-23 :

I have a mac book pro, I can't open or install the program after I downloaded it. Any Ideas?

#6122

tavio added this comment on 2013-02-16 :

i think this game its great to teach tiping, Thanks!!

#5759

chungsut added this comment on 2013-01-22 :

toi thay tro nay co loi cho con toi ,vi no dang tap go

#5751

amie added this comment on 2013-01-21 :

cool game bro

#5445

rano added this comment on 2013-01-01 :

good

#5432

Guy added this comment on 2012-12-31 :

I remember playing this game in the 4th grade, back in 1999

#5394

rathana added this comment on 2012-12-26 :

hi friend ...

#5330

giang added this comment on 2012-12-15 :

toi tai cai na

#5328

Hoksolinvan added this comment on 2012-12-15 :

Thank u for downloading mario

#5261

safeer added this comment on 2012-12-03 :

good

#5234

WiTT3D added this comment on 2012-11-28 :

it's soooooo cool i found of it very much

#5231

Phongvu2004 added this comment on 2012-11-28 :

I like this game

#5124

pannsanvisal added this comment on 2012-11-18 :

hi mario word
is good to see your typed game

#5115

supervuaphapsu added this comment on 2012-11-17 :

cool vkl

#5069

nguyendangphuongvy added this comment on 2012-11-13 :

dell

#4957

hay added this comment on 2012-10-27 :

hay wa ratttttttttttttttttttttttt la hay co khac

#4904

hoa added this comment on 2012-10-21 :

toi muon tai ve may
minh phai lam sao

#4793

dany added this comment on 2012-10-11 :

i just want to improve my typing skill

#4722

lamlq added this comment on 2012-10-04 :

thanks

#4652

duyen added this comment on 2012-09-28 :

muon tai ve may

#4579

mankok added this comment on 2012-09-15 :

toi muon tai ve

#4237

nok added this comment on 2012-08-09 :

that good

#4217

lyons23 added this comment on 2012-08-06 :

yeah mario!

#4204

Dara added this comment on 2012-08-04 :

I like Mario

#4154

Meav added this comment on 2012-07-31 :

I want to play games

#4111

hameed added this comment on 2012-07-26 :

this is very easy game to learn typing

#4072

Simon Ludwig added this comment on 2012-07-21 :

thanks its good
very happy...

#3854

van added this comment on 2012-06-30 :

lucu sekali

#3698

Sochesthor added this comment on 2012-06-08 :

nice:)

#3684

smey added this comment on 2012-06-06 :

i like Mario

#3609

mario added this comment on 2012-05-26 :

lol

#3463

qasi added this comment on 2012-05-03 :

good typing and most popular games and very easy typing
torture

#3381

sam added this comment on 2012-04-21 :

good for leaning

#3037

Itoo added this comment on 2012-02-25 :

This game is awesome because it's all ages. I just got my 4-year old playing it. She went from 50% errors to 10% errors in 5 trials on the 2-minute level 1. I highly recommend this to all parents.

#2993

fightalert added this comment on 2012-02-20 :

thanks

#2891

sreypove added this comment on 2012-02-03 :

need typing mario

#2774

amir added this comment on 2012-01-25 :

the game is fun

#2733

anhkute added this comment on 2012-01-20 :

minh muon hoc gioi

#2645

vean added this comment on 2012-01-09 :

I want to download

#2641

qhwhhwqj added this comment on 2012-01-08 :

thanks

#2640

mcflyer added this comment on 2012-01-08 :

Thsi game reminds me when i was little and i used to play it in my computer class in school, i loved it!!
btw, i cant make it work in winzip ):

#2623

Ratha added this comment on 2012-01-05 :

My love tried to learned it when she was 4 years because of this program!!!! Thank you for offering it.

#2483

huy pro game added this comment on 2011-12-16 :

i like it so much

#2430

sean steezy added this comment on 2011-12-06 :

this is how i found out george washington has wooden teeth! Get DOSBOX if you can't get it to work in Windows

#2275

w7(x64) added this comment on 2011-11-06 :

not working on windows7-64bit...

what should we do?

#2254

kid_0310@yahoo.com added this comment on 2011-11-02 :

how do we download mario techeis typing

#2233

jane added this comment on 2011-10-29 :

My 22 yr old son learned to type when he was 5 years old
because of this program!!! Thankyou for offering it here for
others.

#2174

thorng cam added this comment on 2011-10-17 :

i like it so much

#2164

nhan added this comment on 2011-10-16 :

cai dat mario

#2128

clair added this comment on 2011-10-11 :

how do we download mario techeis typing

#2125

Thea added this comment on 2011-10-11 :

It's really nice. Thank you so much

#2106

vuong trieu vi added this comment on 2011-10-08 :

hay nhat la mario

#2094

huan added this comment on 2011-10-05 :

taive

#2067

hai added this comment on 2011-09-28 :

I need mario typing practice skills

#1999

Liesel added this comment on 2011-09-13 :

So far this game has worked seamlessly on my Mac, it really brought me back to playing it as a kid on my very first computer- a wonderful game!

#1989

jhames added this comment on 2011-09-10 :

very nice and educational game 11 out of 10

#1988

Tha Thong added this comment on 2011-09-10 :

I like Mario typing

#1937

lovely girl added this comment on 2011-08-24 :

wow i like this game very much because it can make me easy

#1936

Sonia Spector added this comment on 2011-08-23 :

Well I want to learn, but my mom and dad! not fear! Mario, Luigi and Princess Peach are sure. and I'll do it, OK?

#1909

James added this comment on 2011-08-20 :

good to use with a child if you (or person) is older the Mavis Beacon one is also good

#1788

Missy added this comment on 2011-07-24 :

I used to play this as a kid

#1678

chillva added this comment on 2011-06-23 :

does this DL actually work?

#1585

Russ added this comment on 2011-05-24 :

Its a great way to learn how to use the computer!
Thanks

#1471

da added this comment on 2011-04-10 :

good

#1373

sarun added this comment on 2011-03-16 :

i would like mario typing

#1151

Dean added this comment on 2011-01-07 :

I would like to teach my children to type smoothly.

#1010

mavoorik added this comment on 2010-11-04 :

AHHH MY MEMORIES

I PLAYED THIS GAME ALL THE TIME AS A KID. Incredible.

#934

nguyễn thanh phương added this comment on 2010-09-29 :

cho toi tai game nay

#209

ha added this comment on 2008-08-28 :

this is great

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