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HangARoo for Windows

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Key Details of HangARoo

  • Recognize phrases by dropping letters into slots.
  • Last updated on December 25, 2018
  • There have been 4 updates
  • Virus scan status:

    Clean (it's extremely likely that this software program is clean)


Editors' Review

Download.com staff
Clear away the extra promotional icons and HangARoo makes a welcome desktop addition. The Flash version of hangman features a sass-talking kangaroo who, thank goodness, does not attempt an Australian accent. He stands on a scaffold with a noose around his neck, critiquing your letter choices until you either guess the word or phrase--or send him to heaven. You can pick four incorrect letters before you lose the game. To choose letters, you can click the letter buttons or use the keyboard. Some puzzles will pop up little bubbles with trivia about the subject. The audio works nicely, and you can adjust the volume on a slider. The interface shows an eFlash ticker at the bottom, and the program adds extra icons to your desktop and links to your Start menu folder. Uninstalling the game doesn't remove the promotional icons or links, which isn't polite. Still, hangman fans might find a few icons a small price to pay for a free game as fun as HangARoo.

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Full Specifications

GENERAL
Release
July 21, 2006
Latest update
December 25, 2018
Version
2.052
OPERATING SYSTEMS
Platform
Windows
Operating System
Windows NT, Windows 95, Windows 2000, Windows 98, Windows 10, Windows XP, Windows ME
Additional Requirements
Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP
POPULARITY
Total Downloads
235,680
Downloads Last Week
20

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User Reviews

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Developer's Description

Recognize phrases by dropping letters into slots.
Hangaroo a game that let guess the phrases by selecting letters to fill in the slots. If you make too many errors, you know what happens next: the cute kangaroo will be earning his wings. Luckily, even if you do send the hangaroo he outback in the sky, you won't feel too guilty. His quick wit and smart tongue will have you begging to kill him off. Version 2.052 may include unspecified updates, enhancements, or bug fixes.