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About Broderbund

Whether you are looking to make greeting cards at home, learn typing, do a newsletter, create a scrapbook, start a business, get clip art or fix your computer, we have the right software title for you. Broderbund has the software get the job done. Our titles can make things easier and help you to improve your life.

Whether you need help with your business, a home project, leisure entertainment or play, Broderbund has your needs covered. Choose from PC and Mac compatible software covering:

All products offer the quality and dependability that you have come to expect from Broderbund. New and returning customers will agree on our reputation for excellence.

Broderbund has a 30-year tradition of providing quality software. Today, some of our most popular titles include:

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History of Broderbund

Broderbund began in the early 1980s in Eugene, Oregon. Galactic Empires, Prince of Persia and Lode Runner had an immediate impact on the gaming industry. Successes grew and continued for years, Myst ranked as the highest grossing home computer game.

Currently, Broderbund ranks as the No.1 publisher for consumer desktop publishing titles. Everyday customers enjoy the ease and practicality Broderbund design tools offer.

The flagship brands, The Print Shop and PrintMaster, are top performers. As the No. 1 brand in typing instruction, Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing, is another big customer favorite.

Today, features a vast selection of Broderbund and non-Broderbund software products. As a top provider of affordable design tools for home and business, Broderbund upholds a tradition of excellent service and value that keep our customers coming back for more.

About Encore Software Inc.

Encore is a leading interactive publisher and developer of PC and Mac software. As a result of key licensing and development partnerships, Encore offers a wide range of best-selling print, productivity, home design and entertainment titles. Principal brands include Broderbund’s The PrintShop and PrintMaster, Hoyle, Viva Media and Punch! Software.

Publishing channels include all major North American retailers and worldwide digital distribution. Encore also sells direct to consumer through its managed sites:

Encore is a Wynit Company and is located in Eden Prairie, MN.