(Press Release)
August 15, 2013
Storytelling and the Future of Children’s Digital Publishing Find Unity in New App From Wasabi Productions
Portion of the Proceeds From App Sales to Be Donated to the VH1 Save The Music Foundation
ATLANTA, GA–(Marketwired – August 15, 2013) – App developer Wasabi Productions today announces the launch of a new breed of storybook app powered by Unity3D, which is more commonly a game development ecosystem. It’s a high-tech approach for Gorilla Band, delivering an interactive storytelling experience in a completely three-dimensional world that continues to push the needle on the future of digital publishing.
Page turns are re-imagined into camera pans complete with sweeping changes in perspective as the reader is moved through the story set. A variety of randomized dialogue tracks in distinct voices help build empathy for the characters and keep repeat reading encounters fresh.
Gorilla Band places its 2-7 year old audience at the center of the story, unfolding through their interaction, complete with dozens of original animations, more than 50 originally scored instrumental music tracks, 2 songs with rendered video clips and an educational studio that teaches how to identify instruments by sound and name.
The powerful Unity engine helps create this immersive content and makes …read more

Via: Digital Book World