September 1, 2014 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Ahmedabad, India - Masala Games announced today that over 25,000 copies of their game Word Mess have been sold to schools at a 50% educational discount. To celebrate Back To School week, the game will be on sale with a price drop at $0.99 (usually $2.99) for the first week of September.
Word Mess is fun for word enthusiasts of all ages. Find words in beautifully designed word clouds. Improve your visual scanning abilities and vocabulary through engaging and fun gameplay. Word Mess was specifically developed for middle school kids to help them boost spelling, word recognition and general knowledge. The app is also being used in special education programs and by occupational therapists.
Word Mess has four different modes:
* Find Mode - simple word finding, boosts visual scanning
* Rhymes - find words that rhyme together - Great for little kids
* Categories - boost your general knowledge with endless combinations of hundreds of categories
* Bonus Round - Odd one out
Word Mess creator Masala Games originally released the game in 2012. Ever since, it has been a huge hit especially with parents and teachers. Kids love the game and can't stop playing it. Without knowing it, they pick up new words through word searches, rhymes and categories. It also helps with visual scanning skills as players search for words in beautifully generated word clouds. Word Mess has also been used for occupational therapy.
Back To School week is the perfect time to celebrate it's success in the educational domain. So Word Mess has been put on sale. Masala Games also participates in Apple's educational volume purchase program. So volume orders of 20 or more get an additional 50% off. Word Mess has had great critical success as well. USAToday featured it as a top Back To School App. Apple featured it as a Staff Favorite in Education. It has scores of 5 star reviews from top kids websites like SmartAppsForKids and Famigo. Overall Word Mess downloads have crossed 350,000 copies!
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 6.0 or later
* 13.1 MB
Pricing and Availability:
For the first week of September, Word Mess 2.0 is only $0.99 USD (reg $2.99) or equivalent amount in other currencies, and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.
Masala Games Private Limited is an indie games studio based in Ahmedabad, India. The company is all about making original and experimental games with high production values and engaging gameplay. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2014 Masala Games Private Limited. 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.