December 7, 2010 in Books (E)
[prMac.com] Vancouver (BC) Canada - 'Twas the Night Before Christmas, the exciting new 3D Animated App produced by Moving Tales Inc., is featured on both iPad and iPhone App Stores in the U.S.. With the announcement, as of Friday December 3rd, the hilarious holiday App rocketed to become the number one bestselling Book on the iPad in both the U.S. and Canada and the number two bestselling Book on the iPhone in the U.S.
"Twas the Night is our second App." said Moving Tales' founder, Matthew Talbot-Kelly. "We wanted to give people an affordable and accessible example of what we are about as developers - producers of sophisticated dynamic story-based content that taps into the best of what the iPad and iPhones have to offer. We're thrilled that our 'Twas the Night Before Christmas' App has been featured by Apple for both iPad and iPhone stores in the U.S.. Its fantastic exposure - and to be embraced by the public so early in the holiday season is wonderful."
Moving Tales' Twas the Night Before Christmas is the classic American Christmas poem designed, narrated and 3d animated like you have never seen it before - playful, funny and slightly irreverent. Every page is fully animated includes film caliber music and sound effects, the App lets the user choose from one of three professionally recorded narrations, lets the user record their own voice reading the poem, and includes numerous animated surprises, including an hilarious one minute intricately choreographed st-nick-delivering-gifts-in-a-home-dance-routine.
Moving Tales are the creators of the revolutionary 3d animated storybook App 'The Pedlar Lady of Gushing Cross'. A worldwide bestseller, 'The Pedlar Lady' is the first in Moving Tales Classic World Tales series. By presenting tales of transformation, truth, drama and humor using a state-of-the-art digital 'mash-up' of methods from the worlds of ebook publishing, graphic novels, film and interactive media, Moving Tales' Classic World Tales establishes a truly original and engaging new world of storytelling.
The second story in the Classic World Tales series 'The Unwanted Guest', is an adaptation of a traditional Jewish folk tale crossed with a classic stop motion animation crossed with a teenager's insight. The Unwanted Guest tells a tale of a poor old man, down on his luck who is visited by an unwelcome houseguest. The third in the series, 'This Too Shall Pass', is a story inspired from Persian, Buddhist and Jewish sources about a noble but disenchanted King who searches for some lasting truth.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.1 or later
* 81.9 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Twas the Night Before Christmas 1.01 is $1.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category.
Located in Vancouver, Canada, Moving Tales Inc. (TM) was established by President and Founder, Matthew Talbot-Kelly. Moving Tales Inc. makes quality animated Storybook apps for the iPad, iPhone and iPod touch. Moving Tales presents the Classic World Tales series - each story is an imaginative interpretation and adaptation inspired by age-old folk tales, archetypal yarns, and legends from around the world. These are age-old tales of transformation, truth, drama and humour. Copyright (C) 2010 Moving Tales Inc. 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.