August 19, 2011 in Education (E)
[prMac.com] Seattle, Washington - Catglo today is pleased to announce that Dash & Ditto's Playground is now available on the iTunes App Store. The lite version Jumprope has already been chosen as new and noteworthy in the US, Canada and Australia markets.
It's time for recess! Children (3+) can play 7 different games with Dash & Ditto (two adorable bunnies) and their animal friends. This 7-in-1 game pack for kids includes updated versions of 5 classic children's games along with 2 games designed just for this app. The app contains NO ads or links that leave the app, in consideration of the needs of very young players and their parents. This popular Android app was released in July 2010.
Bunnies Dash and Ditto guide children through the games, with easy to read instructions that are also read aloud to the player. 10 cute animal friends join the playground games, helping to teach children educational basics like counting. This app also features original music, delightful hand-drawn artwork, simple navigation and controls designed (and tested) with kids. Appropriate for children of all ages, even pre-readers. Get all 7 games in one app:
* Hopscotch - Help Dash toss the pebble into the right boxes as he hops from 1-10
* Mini-Golf - Help Dash by flicking the ball into the hole
* Jump Rope - Tap on the frog (or flick) to jump. Dash & Ditto hold the rope
* Tic-Tac-Toe - Play a classic game, with Carrots for "X" and Tomatoes for "O"
* Carrot Race - Help Dash pick carrots before the gopher pulls them underground
* Bus Driving - Steer the school bus, stopping to pick up animal 'students' along the way
* Baby Bunnies - Let 10 baby bunnies out of their cage to be fed, caught or even dance
This app was developed by CATGLO, a parent-driven child-focused team committed to making high quality apps for children without ads or external links. The development team includes Joyce McAndrews (Illustrations), Sam Clunie (Music), Marc Holder Kluver (Programming) and Carisa Kluver (Project Management). Catglo is a member of Moms with Apps, a collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families.
* iPhone, iPod touch, and iPad
* Requires iOS 4.0 or later
* 17.2 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Dash & Ditto's Playground 1.0 is $2.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Education category. A free version of Dash & Ditto's Playground is also available.
Founded in 2009, Catglo is a parent-driven child-focused team committed to making high quality apps for children without ads or external links. Based in Seattle, WA, Catglo also produces other Android apps. and runs the popular children's iPad Children's book app review site, Digital Storytime. Catglo is a member of Moms with Apps, a collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families. Copyright (C) 2011 Catglo. 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.