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Word Rescue

DOS - 1992

Year 1992
Platform DOS
Released in United States (1992)
Worldwide (1998)
Genre Action, Educational
Theme Fantasy, Platform, Reading / Writing, Real-Time
Publisher Apogee Software, Ltd., FormGen, Inc., Redwood Games
Developer Redwood Games
Perspectives 2D scrolling, Side view
Dosbox support Supported on current version (works best on 0.73)
4.16 / 5 - 68 votes

Description of Word Rescue

Word Rescue is a video game published in 1992 on DOS by Apogee Software, Ltd., FormGen, Inc., Redwood Games. It's an action and educational game, set in a fantasy, reading / writing, real-time and platform themes.

Can be bought online at 3D Realms.

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Comments and reviews

Ashpash 2020-09-12 0 point

I love this games it's so much fun and I love it

Sonka 2019-01-14 0 point

Wery good.

phrozen 2018-07-25 0 point


marvin martian 2017-02-28 0 point

Just here for the gameplay

harri 2015-09-05 0 point

Yes, download DOSBOX for Mac, and run it through there.

Mol 2015-03-03 2 points DOS version

Is there a way to get this to work on a Mac?

enjoy 2015-02-02 0 point DOS version


Butterball 2015-01-16 0 point DOS version

Greatest learning game for kids ever. My kids learned well from it, and now the grandchildren.

ddds 2014-03-12 -4 points DOS version

Why won't word rescue work

lyriic 2013-08-28 0 point DOS version

Love word an maths rescue. Its dum though cause I would love it now but dunno how to get it :( overall it taught me patience and a few more . Best old school game ever.. err so want it

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