Free App of the Week: Thomas’s Musical Day for Percy
This week, Google is offering child-friendly game Thomas’s Musical Day for Percy from Speakaboos for free down from the regular price of $5.
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In this game, you get to join Thomas as he explores the sounds around Sodor to put on a special surprise music show with Percy and his broken whistle. Developers want to help young kids engage with texts and help them improve comprehension while having fun. They combine animation, read-along texts, and touch-screen interaction to achieve this their goal.
Game’s graphical style is colorful but leaves something to be desired in terms of attention to detail and personality. The game itself has only 3.7 starts and it requires Android 4.1 or higher.
In any case, if you have a young kids and are interested in interactive books for children you should check out www.speakaboos.com where you can find about 150 books from over 15 publishers. You can try their service for free for 2 weeks or you can pay either $5 per month or $49.99 per year to access to an entire catalog of books.