What's New

- minor tweaks
- app store descriptions have been translated to many new languages

App Description

** Absolutely text free, usable in any country at ages 1 and up **

Lovable Nott doesn’t want to go to bed; there is so much more to explore! This interactive story starts when Nott is not in the least inclined to go to sleep and it ends when she is totally at peace to close her eyes.

** Winner of the ADC Best in Apps: Entertainment **
** Winner of Dutch Game Award Music and Audio **
** THE KIRKUS STAR: Awarded to Books of Exceptional Merit **

View the trailer at http://www.nottwontsleep.com

Kirkusreviews.com: "A worthwhile bedtime ritual that children will return to again and again"
Ipadkids.com: ":Nott Won’t Sleep is the perfect addition to any nighttime routine, and it doesn’t require Ferberizing or reading the latest tome of parenting genius. It’s a simple and intuitive app that can be played together as a family, but it’s easy enough for even a toddler to enjoy independently."
TheAppyLadies.com: "This app is a very gentle interactive story that is ideal for settling children and helping them to wind down."
Nick jr. Parents: "Knowing that bedtime can sometimes be the hardest time in the day for a young family, there’s a brand new app that’s just about to be released that aims to soothe the bedtime battles away."
Ipadfamily.com.au: "Cute story book app that is gentle and easy to use for even little ones! Great use of iPad technology!"
Faboulousmama.nl: "The game offers beautiful, relaxing images, music to doze off and a gameplay around the different stages of the bed ritual"

So much to tell, so little space:
•Based on important bedtime rituals and a positive psychology methodology
•A lot to explore; it will keep a child engaged time after time
•The storyline has an end, so that your child knows it’s time to sleep
•Lively animation that responds to your child’s actions
•Interactive play; toddlers actually help prepare Nott for bed.
•The app supports in a toddlers social and emotional well-being
•Interactive play supports spatial development skills
•Soothing and beautiful bedtime music
•No rules; your child can’t do anything wrong
•Great value for money
•No text, no reading, no ads
•Excellent for toddler and parent to play together
•Optimized for new iPad retina display
•Suitable for kids between 1 and 5, but a lot of fun for parents as well

Nott won’t sleep is not the average app; a lot of love is put into details. The intuitive app is extensively tested together with parents and toddlers. The storyline is written by internationally acclaimed literary novelist Renate Dorrestein. A lot of detail went into the aesthetics of the game and talented game studio Monobanda showed craftsmanship in the realization of the game. Soothing bedtime music made by Claynote complements the experience. Furthermore, Nott won’t sleep is a based on an evidence based method to help children live a happy and healthy live.

We hope that we have convinced you that this beautiful game will win the hearts of parents and children. Of course there is a lot more information on the game, the scientific method and the way we developed the game on our website. www.developlay.nl or www.nottwontsleep.com

About Developlay
We have a simple mission: Developing and publishing superior quality games that will help young children live a happy and healthy life, and have fun at the same time.
We use the power of play, to help children deal with social and emotional challenges in their young lives and aim for their wellbeing and happiness. Our games are a significant ally of parents in raising their kids in a fun and healthy way.

iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • June 14, 2014 Initial release
  • September 10, 2014 Price increase: $0.99 -> $2.99

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