December 15, 2011 in Books (E)
[prMac.com] Ramat-Gan, Israel - Light Sleepers Studios, an imaginative new mobile application developer with a focus on animated e-books, has today announced the recent release of "Koto Go Silence" for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.
"Koto Go Silence Offers Innovative Animation That Kids Will Love ... The animated sections of "Koto Go Silence" impressed and entertained me. Koto looks adorable in his makeshift Samurai outfit." - Pad Gadget
"We wouldn't lie to you: We've seen our fair of children's applications for the iPhone and iPad here at the iPhone App Review. In fact, we'd be willing to bet next week's paycheck we've seen more than just about anybody. Which is why we feel apps like Koto Go Silence, by developer Daniel Shneor, deserve a special shout-out." - The iPhone App Review
Boasting an engaging story geared towards young readers, "Koto Go Silence" is a beautifully animated storybook app that throws users into the adventurous world of a young samurai dog named Koto. The app's story follows Koto and the mysterious chases he embarks on while trying to maintain peace and quiet on his night watch. This kid friendly e-book is a guaranteed blast for young ones and features dynamic original animation and optional audio narration as well. "Koto Go Silence" is currently available for download on the Apple App Store for $2.99 in the Books category.
With vividly colorful computer generated animation and automatic narration options in hand, this children's e-book engages young users with a simple-to-follow story that is at once engrossing and relatable. This leisurely app was developed by Light Sleepers Studios for kids to be able to use whenever they find some free time, whether it's during lunch or before bed.
The app stars a clever, bold and cutely designed samurai dog named Koto and follows the nightly adventures he gets into after noticing mysterious noises during his night watch, including his mission to get silence and serenity in the house once and for all. Recognizing it's young audience, "Koto Go Silence" utilizes basic easily comprehensible words and audio narration that kids can use if they have trouble reading through certain sections or if they simply want to sit back and enjoy the app's story more passively.
This storybook is very well rounded and user-friendly as a whole. It features an intuitive interface, animation designed by professional artists specifically for the app, as well as a uniquely entertaining plot-line. The storybook is easy to navigate, and if they'd like to enable audio narration they simply click on the sentence they want to hear read to them and enjoy. With a healthy mix of action, comedy, and adventure, "Koto Go Silence" is a robustly entertaining children's romp that's as dynamic as the digital platform its presented through.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
* 107 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Koto Go Silence 1.0 is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category.
Light Sleepers Studios is a small independent crew of multimedia artists, passionate about creating high-quality entertainment for children that is beautiful, innocent and sweet. (C) Light Sleepers Studios 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.