Sounds Like Adventure with Koto Go West
December 21, 2012 in Books
[prMac.com] Ramat-Gan, Israel - Light Sleepers Studio, an imaginative new mobile application developer with a focus on animated e-books, has today announced the release of Koto Go West 1.0 for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Boasting an engaging original story geared towards young readers, Koto Go West is a new beautifully animated storybook app that throws users into the adventurous world of Koto, as a tenacious sheriff dog in a Wild West town.
Following the chases he embarks on, through tracking down mysterious noises, Koto encourages the reader's cognition between sound imagination and real life objects. This kid-friendly storybook is a guaranteed blast for young ones and features dynamic original animation and optional audio narration as well. Koto Go West 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 an easy, simple-to-follow story that is at once engrossing and relatable. This leisurely app was developed by Light Sleepers Studio for kids to be able to use whenever they find some free time, whether it's during lunch or before bed. An ideal app for inquisitive toddlers and preschoolers who would enjoy it time and time again.
The app stars a clever, bold and cutely designed sheriff dog named Koto, and follows the adventures he gets into after hearing mysterious noises during his afternoon break, in his mission to get peace and serenity in his wild-west town once and for all. Recognizing it's young audience, "Koto Go West" 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 an original, 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 West" is a robustly entertaining children's romp that's as dynamic as the digital platform its presented through.
* iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch
* Requires iOS 4.3 or later
* 19.6 MB (iPhone), 96.4 MB iPad
Pricing and Availability:
Koto Go West 1.0 is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category.
Koto Go West 1.0
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