June 19, 2014 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Copenhagen, Denmark - Making kids love math is a challenge to most parents. Math is normally a skill that takes a lot of brain power to master, and kids can experience this as hard work. It was GOZOAs mission to make math exciting instead of tedious. They tested their new edutainment math app, GOZOA - The Key Quest, on 150 Danish kids between 6-11 years of age and all the kids agreed. Math can be fun, just as long as it is wrapped in a fun and motivating gameplay.
In 'The Key Quest', GOZOA delivers a totally different experience than regular math apps. It is all about getting back to the video game age, merged into the modern age. The gameplay is inspired by Super Mario Brothers, which was the first game that made the developers behind the app drop their jaws in gaming excitement and they couldn't put it down for hours. The blend has clearly been noticed by the top review site. Super Gozoa! Gozoa- The Key Quest is a mature platform Game (Jump and Run) with everything that goes with it."
GOZOA's goal was to recapture the magic of video games and created their own platformer jumper game with an intuitive controls and an adventurous and challenging level design. The Key Quest contains a map of the world of LURRA that directs the player into three thematic regions, each one featuring a different name, theme and math area divided into different levels and challenges. The app is developed with math teachers and quality assured to be equivalent with the level of math curriculum in the 1st, 2nd and 3rd grade.
The app received 5 stars from the acknowledged U.S. site, Best Apps, and the review site praised the app with the words: "Best of the Best, a fun and challenging educational app that plays like a video game while practicing math."
Key elements of GOZOA - The Key Quest
* Have fun and find out new creative ways to learn to tell time with GOZOA
* Help GOZOA with addition and subtraction by placing the right result in the equations
* Learn to divide numbers - start at beginner-level and reach expert-level
* Obtain stars and diamonds according to how well you perform each individual task
* Defeat enemies
* Spend the earned diamonds as currency in GOZOAs home and buy cool equipment
* Includes 6 levels of difficulty. Each level can be adapted to the proficiency of the player
* Compatible with iPad and Tablet
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later
* 107 MB
* Android 4.1 or later
Pricing and Availability:
GOZOA - The Key Quest 1.1.0 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category.
GOZOA is published by the Nordic app Publisher Edutainment4all. Edutainment4all is a critically acclaimed and nominated Publisher and Play Studio of family-friendly apps for iOS, Android and Windows. Edutainment4all is a collaboration between brand designers, game developers, teachers and children. 'The Key Quest' is the 4th app title following top-selling titles, 'Play & learn math', 'Goes shopping' and 'In Space'. The app Publisher has been nominated for the Danish App Award 2013 and the best mobile app award, been featured on trendsetting commercial websites, praised and recommended by the Danish trade journal 'The Public School', and received 6 STARS, TOP PICK and EDITORS CHOICE by top review sites in the U.S., Canada, Germany, Denmark, U.K. and Australia. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2014 GOZOA. 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. Other trademarks and registered trademarks may be the property of their respective owners.