Ranking - Books (iPad)
Animalia for iPad
★★★★★ 5/5 Digital Storytime Review
"Each page of the lavish artwork from the original book is available for exploration, including the ability to use two fingers to enlarge the pages for closer examination. This is a beautiful game, based on a beautiful book... Highly recommended!"
"Animalia has been a great hardback book for the last 20 years, and is even better in its new digital form. Now the same great book has even more deluxe images to truly see the finite detail, and there are brand new touch based interactive features. This app really shows how the iPad can reinvent and provide brand new interest in a classic book."
Animalia for iPad features every illustration in beautiful detail, with six separate ways to explore and play:
A read-through of the alliterations by the author, with different animations on every page.
Zoom in and find over 150 items scattered through the artwork - learn their names and hear what they sound like.
GO GET GRAEME
Play against the clock - easy, medium or hard. Once you find Graeme, he pops up, waves and heads off to hide again. But next time you look he's hiding somewhere else! Over 150 hiding places.
WHAT IN THE WORLD...?
The most challenging game (provided you can resist tapping for clues). Figure out what the mystery shape is, then go find it in the artwork for maximum points. Complete all 26 pages to reveal the secret sequence of letters and claim your reward.
Work out the mystery word to bring the butterfly to life, then head off after it to find the correct object in the pages of the book!
Find the hidden butterfly star on every page!
Other features include:
★ Interactive animal-sound board
★ High resolution, zoomable illustrations
★ Fun, responsive sounds for every interaction
★ Animated reward download (set it as wallpaper)
Visit youtube.com/thebasefactory to view a demo of the app.
Graeme Base is the internationally acclaimed author of twelve books which have collectively sold in excess of five million copies worldwide. His latest book is ‘The Jewel Fish of Karnak’. There is also a special Anniversary Edition of Animalia to mark the 25th birthday of this classic book complete with a celebratory poster and puzzle challenge. Visit www.graemebase.com on your computer for more information.
iPad and iPhone versions of ‘Animalia’ are also available. Search ‘Animalia’ on the Appstore.
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