The Muppet CD-ROM: Muppets Inside
Designer(s)John Cutter

The Muppet CD-ROM: Muppets Inside is a PC computer game based on The Muppets franchise produced by Starwave in 1996. The title is a play on Intel's advertising slogan, "Intel Inside." The game's plot consists of several Muppets characters getting trapped inside a computer, and Bunsen sending Kermit and Fozzie Bear into the computer to rescue them.


As players rescue the Muppets, they encounter seven "Muppetized" games:

Additional content

Muppets Inside's gameplay contains over an hour of new audio and video footage, as well as five new songs and classics from The Muppet Show. The game also contains a bonus "Muppetizer'" feature that provides custom cursors, sounds and wallpapers. The game's CD-ROM also came packaged with a 6x6 inch, 30-page booklet with Henson history, character profiles, game instructions, and credits.[citation needed]



The editors of Computer Games Strategy Plus nominated Muppets Inside as their pick for 1996's best "traditional" game, but the award ultimately went to Power Chess.[2]

In a retrospective review, PC Gamer praised the humor of the videos and game concepts, while criticizing the tedium of the small number of games.[3]


  1. ^ Wolf, Scott (September 1996). "Muppets Inside". PC Gamer US. Archived from the original on March 2, 2000. Retrieved April 10, 2020.
  2. ^ Staff (March 25, 1997). "Computer Games Strategy Plus announces 1996 Awards". Computer Games Strategy Plus. Archived from the original on June 14, 1997.
  3. ^ "Saturday Crapshoot: Microshaft Winblows 98 - PC Gamer". PC Gamer. Retrieved 27 August 2012.