New York, NY (PRWEB) April 17, 2014
Cupcake Digital, Inc. and Discovery Communications introduce Discovery Kids Dinosaur Puzzle & Play, a new app that provides kids the opportunity to play and learn about a wide range of dinosaurs that once roamed earth. Geared toward young explorers ages 5 and under, kids complete puzzles in easy, medium or hard levels, in order to unlock animations and facts about each species.
Using the interactive format of Dinosaur Puzzle & Play, children can get creative through coloring pages featuring the fascinating, prehistoric creatures. The app is available for 99 cents for a limited time on the App Store, Amazon Appstore for Android, Google Play and the Barnes & Noble App Store for NOOK. Full retail price for the app will be $1.99.
“The Dinosaur Puzzle & Play app has been developed to bring dinosaurs to life for young children by blending colorful illustrations, animations and simple educational elements with fun activities. We hope that this will inspire preschoolers to learn more about these amazing prehistoric creatures,” said Cupcake Digital EVP of Brand and Business Development Amory Millard.
Dinosaur Puzzle & Play is the result of an ongoing collaboration between the two companies offering trusted, educational play apps inspired by the natural world delivering quality entertainment to kids. Discovery Kids Dinosaur Puzzle & Play was preceded by Hide & Seek Pets, an award-winning app under Discovery Communications’ Animal Planet brand that allows kids to play and learn with various household pets.
“Expanding on the success of Animal Planet Hide & Seek Pets, we are excited to launch another engaging app for children in partnership with Cupcake Digital,” said Elizabeth Bakacs, Vice President of Licensing for Discovery Kids. “Discovery Kids Dinosaur Puzzle & Play fits perfectly within the Discovery Kids brand, which aims to ignite curiosity and encourages children to explore the world around them.”
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About Cupcake Digital
Founded in 2012, Cupcake Digital, Inc. gives kids the opportunity to interact with the characters they love by transforming children’s entertainment properties into award-winning apps. The Company’s apps are consistently top-ranked on the Apple App Store, Amazon Appstore for Android, Google Play and the Barnes & Noble NOOK Store. Cupcake’s licensed IP portfolio includes Wow! Wow! Wubbzy!, Jim Henson’s Fraggle Rock, Strawberry Shortcake, VeggieTales, Yo Gabba Gabba!, Animal Planet, The Smurfs, Sid the Science Kid, Barney, Mike the Knight, Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs, Puss In Boots, How To Train Your Dragon, Madagascar, Shrek, and Kung Fu Panda. For more information about Cupcake Digital Inc., please visit http://www.cupcakedigital.com.
About Discovery Communications
Discovery Communications (Nasdaq: DISCA, DISCB, DISCK) is the world's #1 pay-TV programmer reaching 2.5 billion cumulative subscribers in over 220 countries and territories. Discovery is dedicated to satisfying curiosity through more than 190 worldwide television networks, led by Discovery Channel, TLC, Animal Planet, Science and Investigation Discovery, as well as U.S. joint venture networks OWN: Oprah Winfrey Network and the Hub Network. Across the Nordic region, Discovery owns and operates SBS Discovery Media, a top-three portfolio of television brands that feature leading nonfiction content, as well as locally produced entertainment programs, sports and the best scripted series and movies from major studios. Discovery also is a leading provider of educational products and services to schools, including an award-winning series of K-12 digital textbooks, and a digital leader with a diversified online portfolio, including Discovery Digital Networks. For more information, please visit http://www.discoverycommunications.com.