December 12, 2011 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Moscow, Russia - Khayznikov INC, a burgeoning mobile application developer, has today announced the recent launch of Musical Puzzle HD for the iPad. Musical Puzzle HD is a uniquely engaging puzzle extravaganza that incorporates classic melodies into audio based jigsaw puzzle challenges. The app challenges gamers to see how quickly they can assemble coherent melodies, racing against the clock to put together full rhythmic experience out of seconds long bits and pieces of music. Built to entertain users while encouraging them to learn the fundamental concepts behind musical structure, Musical Puzzle HD is currently available for download on the Apple App Store for $1.99 in the Education category.
The app turns the conventional idea of jigsaw puzzles on in its head and transforms listening to music into a dynamic puzzle inspired educational experience. In a wild twist the music IS the game piece in this whimsical adventure. Users are presented with classic musical passages which have been transformed into linear sound-based jigsaw puzzles. The challenge is simple: Piece together seconds-long musical fragments into coherent pieces that please the ears and mark victory. Its a straight forward game but one that's devious difficult and wildly exhilarating to play, requiring musical prowess, a keen ear for notes, and quick witted jigsaw puzzle decision making!
Endorsed by serious musicians in addition to app savvy mobile gamers, Musical Puzzle HD represents an interesting intersection of image based problem solving and musical insight. The app encourages kids and adults alike to learn musical structure as they play, and requires users to gain real understanding of the music they're decoding. Musical Puzzle HD features an intuitive user friendly interface that makes working through puzzles a breeze. To make things more interesting, each musical puzzle is scored by time, ensuring the game has high replay value as players compete against themselves to assemble musical passages as quickly as possible.
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 90.6 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Musical Puzzle HD 1.0 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
Khayznikov INC takes care that your children don't waist their time on simple games. Starting with the same idea inspired successful PC game in late 90's that was used by the Russian Federal Ministries for educational purposes they came to idea of mobile apps building. The first iPad app by Khayznikov INC develops an ear for music and imparts love of classical music. (C) Khayznikov INC 2011. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPod and iPad are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries.