A ProgrammingGame for the original 1984 {{Macintosh}}, later ported to UsefulNotes/{{Commodore 64}} and UsefulNotes/AppleII, with a [[UsefulNotes/IBMPersonalComputer Windows]] version [[http://chipwits.com/ currently in progress.]]

In ''[=ChipWits=]'', players use an icon-based programming language to create robots which will explore a challenging environment. The surprising result is that children have fun learning about operators, registers, stacks, and conditional testing.

!! Provides examples of:

* ArcadeSounds
* CoolShades
* EatingMachine: The [=ChipWits=] are rolling steel boxes fueled by pie and coffee.
* GiantEnemyCrab: ''Electrocrabs''.
* LifeMeter
* MustHaveCaffeine
* RollerbladeGood
* ScoringPoints
* ShoutOut: The eight-spoked environment is called [[Music/TheBeatles Octopus' Garden]].
* SlidingScaleOfRobotIntelligence (Level 1 only)
* StealthPun: The visually oriented Icon-Based Operating Language, or IBOL.
* TimedMission: The [=ChipWits=] have lifespans measured in cycles.

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