Dublin, Ireland – May 26th, 2016 – StoryToys, a leading publisher of kids’ games, books and educational software for tablets and phones, and Warner Bros. Consumer Products, in partnership with DC Entertainment, today announced the release of a new app for iOS and Apple TV, Batman Unlimited: Gotham City’s Most Wanted. The app is a puzzle adventure and interactive book for children, with a brand new story featuring a variety of DC Super Heroes. It is now available to download from Apple’s App Store, coming soon to Google Play.
Featuring content and storylines from Batman Unlimited animated shorts and made-for-video titles from Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, and inspired by WBCP and Mattel’s popular Batman Unlimited merchandise line, Batman Unlimited: Gotham City’s Most Wanted App brings new original content and immerses children in the world of Gotham City as they read or listen to the story and take part in the action, completing challenges along the way. Decision-making and problem-solving skills are put to the test in this fast-paced detective adventure featuring DC Super Heroes, including The Flash, Green Arrow, Batgirl, Cyborg, Red Robin and more. The objective is to solve a series of unusual crimes that place Nightwing, Batgirl and Red Robin under suspicion. Gathering clues as the adventure progresses, players must clear the suspects’ names and help Batman track down the mastermind behind the crimes.
“We’re absolutely thrilled and honoured to team up with Warner Bros. Consumer Products to create this unique Batman experience for children,” said Barry O’Neill, CEO of StoryToys. “The app brings a whole new dimension of fun to young DC fans, allowing them to immerse themselves in the world of Gotham City, take part in the action and engage with their favourite DC Super Heroes in fresh and innovative ways.”
Over 40 interactive story pages and 10 interactive experiences:
• Fly above the streets of Gotham City
• Help Cyborg hack into a computer and track down the secret hideout
• Practice archery skills as Green Arrow sneaks into a heavily-guarded laboratory
• Direct The Flash through the streets of Gotham City as he gathers evidence at lightning speed
• Help Batman grill Scarecrow, Solomon Grundy and Silver Banshee in Arkham Asylum
• Burn rubber in the Batmobile in a high-speed chase across town
Batman Unlimited – Gotham City’s Most Wanted is now available on the App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch for $3.99 / €3.99 / £2.99. For more information, a press pack or a review code, please contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
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About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
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Headquartered in Dublin, Ireland, StoryToys creates and publishes highly innovative and entertaining software for children including interactive books and games and has enjoyed global success on all major app distribution platforms. StoryToys has been the recipient of numerous awards and commendations for the quality of its products, including many prestigious Children’s Technology Review Editor’s Choice Awards and the BolognaRagazzi Digital Award. More information about StoryToys is available at https://storytoys.com/.
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