March 17, 2011 in Books (E)
[prMac.com] Barcelona, Spain - Just in time for Advent, BCNmultimedia today is pleased to announce the release of Children's Bible 3.2 a good tool to start reading the Bible with children. Children's Bible is the bestseller kid's Bible comic books and movies app. Each week, the app provides users free access to a 30 pages comic books and a movie based on the most famous Bible stories, making it easy to talk about Jesus and God with kids. Children's Bible has been on the top 100 of USA rankings in books category since its launching in 2009.
"Children's Bible comic books collection are a good tool to start reading the Bible with children," stated Publishing Manager Toni Matas. "And an easy way to talk about Jesus and God with your kids."
Children's Bible contains movies and comic books on the Bible for children between ages 3 and 13. The content of Children's Bible covers the most important passages of Sacred History and the Gospels.
This version of the app adds VGA output. VGA output has been the most requested feature from Children's Bible users. From now on, users can connect their iPhone, iPod touch or iPad to a projector, a computer or a television monitor to read comic books and watch movies in style. At home, at school or at the Sunday School!
The app offers a free movie and a free comic book changing every Monday, so that teachers in Sunday Schools and catechists can plan their lessons around them. Each free movie presents a complete episode, and each free comic book presents 30 full-colour pages, taken from the paid comic books collection: The Genesis, The Exodus, Kings and Prophets, Birth of Jesus, Parables and Miracles, Passion of Jesus Christ, Old Testament (compilation), and New Testament (compilation).
The app, colourful and easy to navigate, has garnered over 500.000 downloads since its launching in December 2009. The comic books are available in English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Spanish, and Catalan and the movies are available in English, Spanish and Catalan. French version will be available on second quarter 2011. The movies, drawn by the same illustrator as the comic books, have received widespread acclaim for their clear writing, their wonderful colouring job, as well as their splendid music soundtrack. The voices, clear and deeply felt, accompany suitably the realism and drama of the images.
* Children ages 3 - 13 will enjoy reading and viewing these timeless stories
* Top 50 of the most downloaded books in the US App Store
* European Top 50 of the most downloaded ebooks: France, Italy, Spain, Germany, Switzerland and Portugal. Ranked in more that 85 countries
* More than 500.000 downloads
Recent Reviews In Usa App Store:
* My kids love to listen to bible stories this way. Then it opens doors to talk about Jesus and all the stories. We love it!
* My girls love this app and they enjoy learning about God. It's easy to read and my 2 year old loves the pictures and my 9 year old reads it alone everyday. Love it!
* My son and I read the full childrens bible over the course of a few months at bedtime. The stories and drawings are very well done. He not only learned about god, but also learned to read. I highly recommend this book.
* Great for Children. Recommend it for any busy parent looking for an easy and fun way to teach their children about God.
New Features in 3.2 release:
* VGA output: at last you can connect your iPhone, iPod touch or iPad to a projector, a computer or a television monitor
* Download of comic books in the background: you can continue reading while you download other comic books.
* iPad: New Images Index: Displays full pages and is more convenient to use
* A free universal app for iPad, iPhone or iPod touch
* Children's Bible movies based on the best stories of Old and New Testament
* Every Monday, a new movie and a new comic book (30 pages!)are available for free
* Premium contents available as an in-app purchase
* Full page mode for iPad and scene mode for iPhone and iPad in portrait and landscape
* Share your favorite frames by e-mail, Twitter and Facebook
* Auto notification when new free and paid contents are available
* Fast and reliable downloading on 3G or WiFi
* US English, Catalan, French, German, Italian, Portuguese and Spanish
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 3.2 or later
Pricing And Availability:
Children's Bible 3.2 is free of charge, and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Books category. Premium content is available as an in-app purchase, and is priced from $1.99 (USD or equivalent in other currencies).
Located in Barcelona, BCNmultimedia was founded in 1994. Since then the publishing house has built up a catalog containing over 100 CD-ROM and DVDs for children. In 2000, BCNmultimedia began working with some of Spain's most important art museums and now sets a benchmark in multimedia art production. In 2009, BCNmultimedia created the internationally successful Children's Bible app for iPhone and iPad, Android and Kindle. It has ranked in the top 50 of the most downloaded books in the US App Store and in more than 80 App Stores worldwide. Copyright (C) 2009-2011 BCNmultimedia. All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPhone, iPad, and iPod are registered trademarks of Apple Inc. in the U.S. and/or other countries. All other registered trademarks are the property of their respective owners.