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Billie the Unicorn in 3D - A Peek 'n Play Story App is a very nice interactive story that children will enjoy.
What's NewUpdated for iOS 7 with a new parental gate for external links, and other improvements.
App Description"This one is a must-have! The beauty of this all is in the illustrations that really do appear to be in 3D. There are so many interactive features you wonâ€™t be able to keep track." - PadGadget
Mobad Media transforms Brianne Drouhard's charming children's book into an extraordinary 3D experience for the iPad & iPhone 4.
Billie the Unicorn seeks adventure! She leaves her cornfield for the forest where her friendly cousins - Rhubarb and Smudge - grow delightful flowers like magic. Soon Billie learns that gardening takes both skill and love.
However, the legend of a Queen's castle, which holds the world's grandest garden, lures Billie away! But will Billie discover that friendship matters the most?
Praise for the 3D Story App:
Editor's Choice: "Children and parents alike are going to fall in love with Billie The Unicorn. Between the gorgeous artwork, 3D effects, and the charming story, Billie The Unicorn will become a favorite for every family who downloads it. The artwork alone in this book is worth adding to the library, but the story makes it that much better." - AppTudes
"Billie the Unicorn embodies everything there is to like about iPad storybook apps. Itâ€™s full of amazing, and I really mean amazing, illustrations, that really do appear to be in 3D, even without the use of those annoying glasses. Itâ€™s just awesome. My kids really had a blast with it." - The iPad Fan
"My kids loved the 3D experience of this story. It was fun to watch them interact with the story and really get involved. The pictures, music and narration were great! You donâ€™t want to miss the 3D feature, you will surely be amazed!" - iHeartThisApp
"The story really kept my kids engaged, even my 2 year old was tapping all over the screen and grabbing to turn it this way and that, trying to 'help' his siblings." - 3 Boys and a Dog
"This is a beautiful, well-designed, interactive book. The "Read to Me" feature is excellent and there is plenty of content to hold the user's attention." - Famigo
Praise for the hardcover release:
"Itâ€™s not often that something makes you go 'aaaaaww,' 'cooooool,' and 'ha ha ha ha ha' all at the same time. The world seriously needs more of the cute/awesome/funny work of Brianne Drouhard!" - Lauren Faust, Exec. Producer, My Little Pony animated series.
"More stunning work from Brianne Drouhard, a.k.a. The Best Kept Secret in Animation." â€” Chris Battle, Powerpuff Girls
"Brianne is an amazing talent. A mixture of influences combined into something new and wholly original!" â€” Glen Murakami, Cartoon Network's Superman and Justice League
"Boy are you in for a treat! The brilliantly talented marker wielding creator of this universe, Brianne Drouhard, has wrought forth a world of such intense charm and adorableness, that even the coldest hearted football jock will not be able to resist the call to be immersed in this lush and wondrous world." â€” Derrick J. Wyatt, Transformers: Animated
"Not only do Brianne's drawings have great style and flair, they also use classic principles...the whole shebang of good drawing skills, and to top it off, a lot of individuality and fun!" â€” John Kricfalusi, creator of Ren & Stimpy
â€¢ "Read To Me" highlights the words to improve reading skills
â€¢ "I Can Read" allows reading at your own pace
â€¢ Individual words can be tapped and multiple words selected to hear that section of the story played back
â€¢ Interactive delights and hidden objects on every page
â€¢ Original music and soothing narration
Mobad Games is a member of Moms with Apps, a collaborative group of family-friendly developers seeking to promote quality apps for kids and families.
Recommended Ages: 1-3, 4-7, 8-10, all
Categories: Book, Reading, Sight Words
January 29, 2014 New version 1.5
March 09, 2013 New version 1.4
February 28, 2013 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $1.99
February 28, 2013 New version 1.3
April 26, 2012 Price Decrease: $4.99 -> $2.99
November 30, -0001 Initial Release