What's New

Bug fixes and optimisations

App Description

The bewitching tale of beautiful Belle, who must leave behind her father and sisters and live with the Beast in his enchanted castle. Can she really find happiness and her own true love?

From the creators of the award winning Grimm’s series, Beauty and the Beast is a unique and beautifully rendered version of this much loved classic. With eight different interactive 3D scenes, all carefully woven into the narrative of the tale, young readers will be magically drawn into the very heart of this magical story.

GAMES:
• See the prince transformed into the (rather cuddly) Beast by the evil witch
• Collect beautiful autumn leaves and sort them into colours with Belle
• Help the merchant escape from a hungry wolf
• Find your way through the snow-covered maze to pick a rose for Belle
• Test your ping-pong skills in a fun game against the Beast
• And much more…

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FEATURES:
• Full 3D experience - it’s just like a real book
• Wonderfully illustrated, with beautiful, colorful imagery
• Fully narrated in each language by professional actors
• Read to Me, Read it Myself, and Autoplay modes
• Beautifully presented pages of text
• Lots of games and puzzles in our interactive pop-up scenes
• Interactive 3D pop-up scenes with simple tasks and games to perform
• Features a beautiful musical score and lots of amazing sound effects

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REVIEWS:

“I wondered who was going to get pop-up books right, and [StoryToys] wins by a long shot. I recommend this app quite highly and know that little ones will come back to it again and again. Great work all around!” ~ David Winograd, TUAW

“...[StoryToys] has near-brilliantly rethought children’s books with Grimm’s Rapunzel - 3D Interactive Pop-up Book.…this application evolves the very concept of what a story can be.” ~ Jeremy Horwitz, iLounge

“This is a wonderful option for tonight’s bedtime story or the perfect summer reading activity for young grades-schoolers who need to keep skills fresh for the new school year..” ~ Hannah Camacho, Apptudes.com

“The effect is just as impressive as it was in Rapunzel, and kids will be drawn into the book with the same sort of immediate interest and appeal.” ~ Jeremy Horwitz, iLounge

“This app is one to add to your children’s book collection.” ~ Cristi, PadGadget

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STORYTOYS AWARDS:
• 11 Children’s Technology Review Editor’s Choice Awards
• 2 iLounge awards for best kids’ app
• 2 Mom’s Choice gold awards
• Mom’s Choice Silver award
• Shortlist nominations for the FutureBook Digital Innovation Award
• Best Kids’ App Ever winner
• Longlisted for the DBW Publishing innovation award
• 8 Tech With Kids Best Pick App Awards
• Winner of the BolognaRagazzi Digital Award, 2015

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iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 13, 2014 Initial release
  • October 15, 2014 New version 1.0.9
  • February 12, 2015 Price decrease: $3.99 -> $0.99
  • February 21, 2015 Price increase: $0.99 -> $3.99