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Santa’s Workshop

Type of program: Screen Saver
Supported platforms: Win 95/98
Company name: R.I. Soft Systems Inc.
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Cost: $14.95
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This cute screen saver shows some elves in the workshop making toys. If you register it you will get more elves, additional animations such as a roaring fireplace, a calendar counting down the days till Christmas, holiday music, animated windchimes and bird, and an occasional visit from Santa.

As with all their screen savers, you can pay for this one or join their ScreenSaver club. If you do, you pay either $34.95 plus s&h for the standard membership, or $49.95 plus s&h for the gold membership. The above prices are for one year, and you get a full version screen saver every 4 to 8 weeks, exclusive club screen savers only for club members, a free CD Rom with over 400 space related photos, free subscription to a club newsletter, discount offers and coupons for other of their products, and with the gold membership you also get a free copy of the Screen Saver Hits CD-Rom which features the full, “pay for” versions of 9 of the most popular, [these would cost $65 singly] There is Hey Macaroni!, Macaroni Antics, Holyear vs Teethson, Mikey likes Ears. Spray Paint, Liverdance Parody, Bill’s Pie Toss, The Clinton Blues, Ghoul’s Delight, and Princess Diana Tribute, and more.

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Reviewed by Stormy Strock

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