August 30, 2011 in Games (E)
[prMac.com] London, United Kingdom - Indie software designer Shimon Young today is pleased to announce the release of Pocket PlayHome 1.0.2, a doll house for the iGeneration. Massively interactive, your kids can explore and use everything in the house. The characters eat, sleep, shower, brush their teeth and more. Want the room to be darker? Close the drapes! Fancy a change in music? Pop a different CD into the stereo.
My PlayHome received phenomenal reviews on the web and iTunes and was featured by Apple in "New & Noteworthy" and "What's Hot". It received an Editor's Choice award from Children's Technology Review. The popular 5 star app, "My PlayHome" is now available for the iPhone and iPod touch.
What People Are Saying About My PlayHome:
"This is as close to perfect as an iPad app gets...You will not spend a better $2.99 in the iTune App Store this summer. Do it." - owtk
"If you've got kids and an iPad you really ought to grab this app. My kids cannot stop playing with this one." - The iPhone Mom
"If you haven't added the My PlayHome app to your iPad you really need to do that now!" - Apps for iPads
"To say that my toddler loves this app is a total understatement." - The Dirty Tshirt - A Nielsen Power 50 Mom
* iPhone, iPad and iPod touch
* Requires iOS 4.2.5 or later
* 19.3 MB
Pricing and Availability:
Pocket PlayHome 1.0.2 is only $0.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and available worldwide exclusively through the App Store in the Games category.
Shimon Young is an independent software designer with impressive credentials. He started his career at Douglas Adams' software company, The Digital Village, helping create the famous sci-fi author's personal site and h2g2. He won a BAFTA award for his work on the 20th Anniversary Edition of The HitchHiker's Guide to the Galaxy game which was commissioned by the BBC and has been involved in digital promotions for the popular British comedy "The IT Crowd". Copyright (C) 2011 Shimon Young 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.