If you appreciate the work done within the wiki, please consider supporting The Cutting Room Floor on Patreon. Thanks for all your support!

JumpStart Spelling

From The Cutting Room Floor
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Title Screen

JumpStart Spelling

Developer: Knowledge Adventure
Publisher: Knowledge Adventure
Platforms: Windows
Released in US: 1998

DevTextIcon.png This game has hidden development-related text.
GraphicsIcon.png This game has unused graphics.

JumpStart Spelling is a game in the JumpStart series originally released in 1998.

Unused Graphics

JumpStartSpelling-PlayButton1.png JumpStartSpelling-PlayButton2.png JumpStartSpelling-PlayButton3.png JumpStartSpelling-PlayButton4.png

A set of play button graphics originally intended for the sign-in screen. In the final release, the player clicks on a hammer to start the game, effectively taking the place of a play button.


A play button intended for the lower-left corner of the certificate screen. In the final release, the print button occupies this spot instead, and the play button was redesigned into a rock that says 'Play Again' and is displayed in the lower center part of the screen.

Development Text

The end of SCRIPTS.CXT has some notes:

pass through obstacles
Make perry more of a pointer.  More like a cursor  (left & right)  Click mode.
Make him point based on player's current location. Available directions.
test level end stuff.
terry hits side of screen. bounds.
Highlight -- corned of screen -- switch sides for interface.
Options-- 1,2,3 NOW harder & easier. 
buttons glow.  Extra artwork.

new scoring  10,5,3 * phase + (level*lvlmod)