The Year of Edgar Allan Poe Reaches the Appstore - iPoe Release

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[] Barcelona, Spain - Play Creatividad today proudly announces the launch of iPoe, the Interactive & Illustrated Edgar Allan Poe Collection for iPad. Much more than an eBook, this app rediscovers the way of reading horror stories involving the reader and bringing the words to life.

Lately different Edgar Allan Poe works are taking new shape, like the book Les Contes Macabres, illustrated by Benjamin Lacombe, launched last Christmas; and the upcoming movie The Raven, directed by James McTeigue and starring John Cusack. In-between, the release of iPoe adds the interactive branch to experience Poe's stories.

Rediscover his work with iPoe, the Interactive and Illustrated Collection of Edgar Allan Poe with which you will find the difference between an electronic book and a total interactive experience exploring all capabilities of the iPad. Get shrouded in shadows and dive into the dark work of the master of horror through some of his best stories.

In the XIX century Edgar Allan Poe was ahead of his time and captured the terror and darkness of the human soul, in each of his stories, as no one had ever done. iPoe boosts these terrifying stories bringing them to life with nowadays' technology, creating a new way of experiencing the fear Poe's stories are capable of conveying.

Feature highlights:
* Includes three stories: The Oval Portrait, The Tell-Tale Heart and The Masque of the Red Death
* Terrific illustrations by David Garcia Fores
* Interactive elements that bring the stories to life
* Original Soundtrack by Teo Grimalt
* Text in three languages: English, Spanish and French
* A collection of the illustrator's sketches

Device Requirements:
* iPad with iOS 4.3 or later
* 55 MB

Pricing and availability:
iPoe Collection is $3.99 USD (or equivalent amount in other currencies) and will be available worldwide through the App Store in the Books category.

Barcelona, Spain, PLAY CREATIVIDAD, S.L. was founded in 2001 and is formed by a team of highly creative and talented individuals, who apply their skills and drive to creating uplifting products. The company's stories and motivational messages are developed for reading online, as well as for mobile devices. All Material and Software (C) 2001-2012 PLAY CREATIVIDAD, S.L. / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, iPod, the iPod logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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