|Developer(s)||Blue Fang Games|
|Publisher(s)||Microsoft Game Studios|
|Platform(s)||Microsoft Windows, Nintendo DS, Macintosh|
|Release date(s)||October 17, 2001|
Windows 95/98/ME/2000/XP, 233 MHz processor, (300 MHz recommended), 250 MB of hard drive space (600 MB recommended), 32 MB of RAM (64 MB for Windows ME or 128 MB for Windows XP), 4 MB SVGA 16-bit color video card, DirectX 8.0a
|Input methods||Keyboard, mouse|
Zoo Tycoon is a simulation computer game. It was developed by Blue Fang Games and released by Microsoft Game Studios. It is a game in which the player must run a business, in this case a zoo, and try to earn money. Zoo Tycoon was followed by Zoo Tycoon 2 in 2004.