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What's NewRequired app updates for iOS 7 compatibility and App Store "Kids" category compliance.
App DescriptionHeâ€™s the Unicycle Champion of the 3rd Northern District, the world record holder for â€śice cream sandwiches eaten in one sitting,â€ť the reigning champion of continuous nunchucking and once won a bronze medal for simultaneous stomach rubbing and head patting. Meet KUNG FU ROBOT.
This inaugural edition of KUNG FU ROBOT represents the first three chapters of a longer interactive saga for the iPad.
- Original character art and story by illustrator Jason Bays (Kid Rocket Inc.)
- Original music and sound design by Noel Selders (Substream Music & Sound Design)
- Comic book-style â€śswipe and readâ€ť interface
- â€śSuper Mega Action Sound Effectsâ€ť soundboard
- â€śWhack-A-Ninjaâ€ť mini-game
Titled â€śPeanut Butter, Jelly & Kung Fu Sandwich,â€ť KUNG FU ROBOT blends a robotâ€™s love of kung fu, his conscientious sidekickâ€™s fear of getting in trouble, android ninjas, a crazy rooster bent on world domination and the pursuit for the perfect peanut butter and jelly sandwich into an engaging adventure for children of all ages.
KUNG FU ROBOT is an immersive experience brought to vivid life by an original storyline, engaging animation, action-packed sounds and a soundtrack that will have toes tapping. This interactive comic book, designed to engage young readers, includes a soundboard that allows users to mix â€śnunchuck attacksâ€ť and â€śkung fu splatsâ€ť against a track-by-track breakdown of beats. Kids can also play the role of the storyâ€™s hero with the â€śWhack-A-Ninjaâ€ť mini-game, bashing android ninjas with a broom as they pop out of kitchen drawers and cabinets.
For more information and to view an online trailer, visit http://kungfurobot.com.
KUNG FU ROBOT on Facebook: http://facebook.com/kungfurobot
KUNG FU ROBOT on Twitter: @whatthekungfu
AppsPlayground.com (UK) | â€śHiiieee-yaaah! Kung Fu Robot kicks his way onto iPadâ€ť | 05.22.2013
â€śA creative motion-comic with a real sense of fun.â€ť
Guardian.co.uk (UK) | â€ś20 best iPhone and iPad apps this weekâ€ť | 05.24.2013
â€śMaybe not so educational...but well worth a look!!!â€ť
FunEducationalApps.com | â€ś5 Great New and Noteworthy Apps for Kidsâ€ť | 05.31.2013
â€śBlown away by the original artwork and unique storyline.â€ť
iPadKids.com | â€śFree App of the Day - Kung Fu Robotâ€ť | 06.01.2013
September 26, 2013 New version 1.2
June 12, 2013 New version 1.1
November 30, -0001 Initial Release