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| August 16, 2013
The Jim Henson Company's Fraggle Rock Game Day Launches For iOS
Fraggle Rock Game Day, a new iOS application from developer Cupcake Digital and The Jim Henson Company, is now available to download in the App Store for $2.99. Optimized for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch, Fraggle Rock Game Day allows iDevice users of all ages to enjoy a brand new Fraggle Rock story experience. As outlined in the application's release notes:
Meet Red, Fraggle Rock’s cute pig-tailed friend who loves being best of the best, whether she’s playing sports and competing with her fellow Fraggles. But on Record-Breaking Day, while Red is busy breaking one record after another - from washing the most laundry to making the biggest, wettest splash – all of her best friends are captured by Junior Gorg! Join Red as she helps Boober, Gobo, Mokey, and Wembley with her record-breaking rescue!Fraggle Rock, you see, aims to help its infant users learn while playing. Reading comprehension and preparation for the Common Core State Standards (CCSS) are particularly targeted in the app, and parents have the option of downloading further educational resources from CupcakeDigital.com. Additional features of the app include:
Furthermore, as part of Fraggle Rock's launch celebration, Cupcake Digital has announced that it's making Fraggle Friends Forever available free of charge for a limited time only (Aug. 15-19). Talk about Fraggle fever! Fraggle Rock Game Day, however, can be downloaded in the App Store for $2.99, and is optimized for the iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch. Check out the new application now, or for more of today's app news, see: Zynga’s Respawnables Suits Up With Exclusive Official “Elysium” Movie Content, Donna Now Helps You Get To Your Appointments On Time Via Public Transit, and Carrot To-Do App Updated With Carrot Alarm Integration, iCloud Support And More.
- Exciting Fraggle Rock-themed deluxe story experience with 100+ interactive animations
- Three storytelling modes: Read to Me includes helpful narration and tap & play interactivity; Read & Play offers children the opportunity to play and read on their own; Just a Book provides opportunities for quiet snuggle time
- Fun-filled games that help children learn important skill-building activities, including sight word recognition, reading comprehension, and math learning in preparation for kindergarten
- Get creative with awesome coloring pages complete with special effects, including paint cans, brushes, and sprays, plus lots of fantastic stickers