New York, NY (PRWEB) December 05, 2013
Cupcake Digital and DreamWorks Animation today released a playful children’s app inspired by the VeggieTales® DVD, Merry Larry & the True Light of Christmas. The VeggieTales: It’s A Very Merry Larry Christmas holiday activity app stars Larry the Cucumber as Merry Larry, head elf of Spring Valley Mall. Larry welcomes kids into the app so they can help him get things up and running throughout the mall in time for the holidays. The app features a host of holiday-themed activities with various fun-filled levels designed to keep preschoolers and young kids fully entertained and excited for the season.
The app is now available for an introductory price of $0.99 (a 67% discount) through December 12th on the iTunes App Store, Amazon Appstore for Android and Kindle, Google Play and the Barnes & Noble for NOOK Store. Full price of the app is $2.99.
VeggieTales: It’s A Very Merry Larry Christmas features:
•Holiday Silly Songs: Sing and dance along with Larry the Cucumber and Bob the Tomato in “Wrapped Myself Up for Christmas,” a special silly song from the VeggieTales® Merry Larry and the True Light of Christmas DVD
•Larry's Locomotive: Build a track to get the holiday train up and running
•All Spruced Up: Get three ornaments in a row to decorate the Christmas tree
•That's a Wrap: Unwrap presents to match the items inside
•Sweet Tooth: Fling peppermint candies in a lively slingshot game
•Elf Village: Follow the toy inside each bag and guess where it ends up
•Food Coloring: Get creative with fun painting effects and stickers to decorate coloring pages starring favorite VeggieTales® characters
•Bonus Activity - Seasons Greetings: Design a VeggieTales®-themed holiday greeting card to send to friends and loved ones
About Cupcake Digital
Cupcake Digital, Inc. was established in June 2012 and has been successfully transforming leading children’s entertainment properties into enhanced story experiences and learn & play apps, giving kids a new opportunity to interact with the characters they love. The Company has created noteworthy, award-winning digital applications based on the Emmy®-winning television series Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!®, The Jim Henson Company's Fraggle Rock, American Greetings' Strawberry Shortcake as well as Discovery’s Animal Planet brand. The Company’s apps are consistently top-ranked among children's book and education apps on the Apple App Store, Amazon, Google Play and the Barnes & Noble NOOK Store. Headquartered in NYC, Cupcake Digital was founded by proven professionals in the fields of technology, family entertainment, publishing and brand marketing, and has received five Parents' Choice Fun Stuff Awards and two honorable mentions from Cynopsis Kids !magination Awards. For more information about Cupcake Digital Inc., please visit http://www.cupcakedigital.com.
About Big Idea
Big Idea Entertainment, a division of DreamWorks Animation SKG, Inc., is a leading studio and producer of children’s and family programming, characters and brands. Big Idea’s best-selling series VeggieTales® is a one of the most recognized brands in the US with moms of preschoolers*. Since 1993, VeggieTales® has sold 70 million videos, 15 million books and more than 7 million CDs. VeggieTales® enjoyed four seasons as a top-rated series on NBC Saturday mornings, Telemundo and ION TV. The studio's two theatrical releases, Lionsgate’s Jonah-A VeggieTales® Movie (2002), and Universal Pictures' The Pirates Who Don’t Do Anything®-A VeggieTales® Movie (2008), are distinguished among the most successful faith-based films of all time. Big Idea also maintains an extensive presence in publishing, licensing and live entertainment arenas. For more information on Big Idea, visit: http://www.VeggieTales.com.
*Spring 2012 Q-Score