Picaboo

Picaboo is a beautifully illustrated educational game for toddlers and young children.

The full version includes 36 creatures to learn the names and sounds of and it supports 6 different languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Swedish and Dutch

Just press or swipe, to discover new animals, making it intuitive and easy to use for small children.

Features

  • 36 illustrated creatures
  • 6 categories: Farm, Wild, Pets, Sea, Exotic and Bugs
  • 6 different languages: English, French, German, Spanish, Swedish and Dutch
  • names of the animals voice-over spoken in 6 languages by native speakers
  • real animal sounds and noises
  • a child-friendly interface
  • a child lock for the settings
  • richly coloured visuals and interface (iPad HD Retina Display-ready)

Play ideas

  1. Discover and talk about the different animals: what they eat, where they live, what they sound like…
  2. Switch off the device's sound, guess the name and/or sound of the animal, then to hear the answer, put the device's sound on again and tap on the word or the animal to hear the answer.

FAQ

Which devices does the Picaboo App support?

We support Apple's iPhone 3GS/4/4S, all iPad versions, Android devices, Amazon's Kindle Fire.

For Android devices, Picaboo has been tested on: Samsung Galaxy Note, HTC Desire HD, Motorola Droid X2, Motorola ATRIX 2, Motorola Milestone, HTC Droid Incredible 2, Motorola Droid X / Shadow, Asus Eee Pad Transformer.

For other Android devices, we recommend that you try Picaboo Lite (Free) before you buy.

What is the age group recommended for this App

This app is enjoyable for small children from the age of 2 to 6 years old. We do also advise the parents to play along, not only to make sure the device doensn't get damaged, but also to maximise the pleasure of discovering the 36 Picaboo creatures.

I've encountered an issue using this App, and would like to let you know so you can try to fix it for me…

Contact us directly at support@picabooapp.com. Describe us the issue, let us know which brand/model device you are using and we will look into it to see if we can fix it for you.

Credits

Jonas Altin, mobile developer
Jennifer Snow, Interactive designer and illustrator

Thank you to our friends, family and their children for their support

And a big thank you to the Betagroup Coworking Brussels, a great coworking community from where we worked on Picaboo, and got most of the support, feedback, and also voices!

 Betagroup Coworking Brussels

Voices

English  Gilbert West
Dutch  Toon Vanagt
French  Edith Horak
German  Matthias Däuble
Spanish  Ramon Suarez
Swedish  Jonas Altin

Picaboo uses many sounds from freesound.org, for the full list see here.




Contact & Support

You are using Picaboo? We would love to hear from you!

Picaboo

You have some questions about Picaboo, or about us? Mail us…
info@picabooapp.com

What do you think about Picaboo?
Tell us…
feedback@picabooapp.com

Encountering issues using our App? Report it to us…
support@picabooapp.com


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Media

Would you like to write about us, or feature us on your website?
Need some Picaboo graphical material?
(screenshots/logos/icon…)
Download our media files, and please send us a link when it's published.

Download our media files

Sounds from freesound.org

Squelch_3 by Adam_N
Squelch_4 by Adam_N
Puddle2 by acclivity
bs6 by NoiseCollector
bubbles-03 by kijjaz
BUBBLES POPPING by Ch0cchi
20100424.bee by dobroide
Wolf Howl by Gorgoroth6669
Red_Squirrel_chatter by philberts
Boink_v3 by simon.rue
Tawny Owls 2 by Benboncan
FAKE MONKEY CHATTER 001 by sandyrb
200703101950PacificChorusFrogsSoloNR by daveincamas
castanets dry by Satoration

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