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Despite awesome visuals and great music, Frontier Heroes just doesn't quite deliver enough fun with its history lesson.

What's New

• FREE for a limited time!
• Meet Dakota! A new super cool narrator who explains more about Westward Expansion and about the many challenges faced throughout the founding of America.
• Games have been tuned to be more fun and voiceover adds another way to learn and experience life in the American Frontier.
• Minor bug fixes

App Description

America wasn’t built in a day! Explore five exciting eras of American history through dozens of mini-games and experience what it was like to expand the boundaries of the American frontier.

Frontier Heroes is part of Planet H -- a new brand from HISTORY, created for kids to explore historical topics and eras through play.

Frontier Heroes tests your smarts, skills, and reflexes as you work your way through an illustrated version of American history, from pre-Colonial days through the California Gold Rush. Complete era-specific challenges to unlock more exciting adventures, and collect “Did You Knows” to learn mind-blowing facts about the ol’ US of A.

Experience what it was like to be alive during Early American times, the Colonial Period, the American Revolution, life on the Frontier and during The Gold Rush. You’ll get a rush from completing each level and seeing how the challenges and rewards resulted in the amazing country America is today.

Special Game Features Include:
-Play through five Eras of American History with dozens of mini-games.
-Collect D.Y.K. facts across this and all other Planet H games.
-Master multiple levels of difficulty in each era’s challenges.
-Touchscreen optimized gameplay means you’ll be poking, dragging, and shaking for hours!
-20+ addicting challenges unique to their historical era.
-Throw tea into Boston Harbor, throw Native American tomahawks, pan for gold, help Benjamin Franklin discover electricity, and more!
-Highly stylized animation brings the past to life.

App Screen Shots

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App Changes

December 18, 2014 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!
December 01, 2014 New version 1.2.2
November 25, 2014 Price Decrease: $2.99 -> FREE!
November 25, 2014 New version 1.2.1
October 06, 2014 New version 1.1.10
September 16, 2014 New version 1.1.8
November 30, -0001 Initial Release

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