The Intelliglobe™ II is an interactive tool that has been completely updated for 2018 and beyond. The pen is blue-tooth enabled and uses a rechargeable battery, charged via the USB cable included. Under the Explore features, there are new categories including Tourism, Animals, Food as well as distance and flying times, cities, populations, land area, currency, history etc., making it a true cross-curricular resource. The Facts features include 2 new categories – Amazing Facts and World Records. Multiple choice games give instant feedback, building confidence and have 3 levels of play – beginner, intermediate and advanced. The book that is included also works with the pen and contains 60 pages of additional information such as flags, lakes and rivers, landmarks, ocean peaks, Moon map and the Solar System, Olympic Games host cities and standard time zones.