November 7, 2014 in Books (E)
[prMac.com] Brighton, United Kingdom - Box of Frogs Media and Studio Syrup today are delighted to announce the first release in a series of children’s interactive app books, The Rock Pool Gang. In the depths of the quiet rock pool, Starfish, Crab and friends are woken from their deep sea sleep by a giant green Octopus, beating a beautiful drum! The Rock Pool Gang: The Beach Ball, is a sumptuous story of some Cornish kooky rock pool crustaceans who are approached by a huge octopus who wants to boogie!
The appbook is chock full of bold, colourful animations, entertaining interactions and tentacle tapping music that will have you cha-cha-cha-ing from morn till night. Read by the wonderful children’s presenter Dave Benson-Philips this snappy number will certainly hook little ones in with the beats of the beach!
Box of Frogs Media’s app-books are all fully COPPA compliant. As such there is no user tracking, external linking or in-app purchases so be assured you can read with your children in confidence that this is your time, your story. The Rock Pool Gang: The Beach Ball includes a Read to Me and Read by Myself option to encourage children’s reading progression:
* Read by Dave Benson-Phillips
* Word-by-word highlighting
* Read to Me/ Read to Myself option
* Original music
* On-tap animations on every page
* No in-app purchases or external links
About Studio Syrup:
Studio Syrup is a new creative company in Brighton that makes thoughtful, exquisite digital things for children and young people. Driven by a desire to create stories that inspire and empower them, the company is passionate about delivering outstanding creative work, mixing art, design and technology to create joyful and exquisite experiences.
* iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 5.1 or later
* 90.5 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Join in the fun in this fin-tastic new appbook from Box of Frogs Media and Studio Syrup. The Beach Ball 1.0 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category.
Box Of Frogs Media is an independent company based in the exciting seaside city of Brighton developing and publishing appbooks across multiple platforms, primarily for the children's storybook market. We believe in the power of stories to fuel imagination and exploration of the wonderful world we live in; specialising in delivering these stories through the digital format of appbooks. Our team develop and publish iOS interactive appbooks from our studio - bringing together talent from all over the globe to tell wonderful digital stories. We have developed our own core technology to build appbooks and we continue to invest in new and groundbreaking features to expand our growing portfolio of books. All Material and Software (C) Copyright 2014 Box Of Frogs Media Ltd. 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.