From the developer: ""HomeBoy is a program that allows children to write short stories in order to have them read back. It uses Microsoft's 'Text-To-Speech' engine and with the help of animated characters (MS Agents), the stories are brought to life on your PC. There are 120+ commands and 200+ animations embedded in the list of actions performed by the animated character (Merlin, Genie, Peedy or Robby). For example: Applaud, Think, Read, Write, Yawn, Sleep, Smile, Wave wand, Eat, Spin, Calculate, etc. There is also Tic-Tac-Toe game (5 levels of AI) and Riddles game (with 150 riddles to solve on 5 levels) with animations. Registration costs $19.95 and is free for those who purchased previous versions of the programs and to the parents of the special needs children.""
|License||Free to try|
|File Size||1.42 MB|
|Operating System||Windows Windows XP Windows 98 Windows 95 Windows Me Windows 2000 Windows NT|
|System Requirements||Windows 95/98/Me/NT/2000/XP, MS Agent engine|