Archive for October, 2011

Disney’s “Where’s My Water?” – Version 1.1.0 Released

A week ago, Disney’s “Where’s My Water?” was updated to version 1.1.0. Download: “Change is Good” features 20 new levels with new collectables and a new way to play — the Fluid Converter! Turn Polluted Water and Toxic Ooze into Fresh Water and vice versa. While Cranky’s anger grows (like water on algae), Swampy only […]

Swampy Will Get a 12 Episode Web Series

There is no doubt that Walt Disney’s iPhone/iPad video game Where’s My Water? has been hugely popular. It would seem that Disney feels there is enough popularity for there to be a 12 episode, Swampy based web series. It will be interesting to see how well this is accepted.

Q&A With Timothy FitzRandolph of Where’s My Water?

Disney’s D23 has posted an interview with Timothy FitzRandolph of Where’s My Water?, over on the D23 blog. “D23 talks with the game’s creative lead, Timothy FitzRandolph, about where he came up with the idea and how a flood of downloads has made it an overnight success.”

Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Mobile Program

I just found cool little article on Touringplans.com, about Mickey’s Not-So-Scary Halloween Mobile Program Going Live. Apparently, Disney will send you SMS messages with info and tips about the event. Go check out the Touring Plans article, as they are updating it with the content of the tweets. You can find the article HERE.

Review : Pirates of the Caribbean: Master of the Seas

Price: Free Download: Official Site: Disney Pirates of the Caribbean: Master of the Seas, is a strategy adventure game for your iPad and iPhone. While many of the Wheres My Water and Angry Birds games are more puzzle and skill based, Master of the Seas is much more like World of Warcraft or Neverwinter Nights, […]

Casetagram – iPhone Case from Your Instagram Photos

We have talked about the Instagram iPhone app, including ways people are using the app in the parks. An inventive group have now created Casetagram, to make iPhone cases based on your Instagram photos. Their online design tool allows you to choose different layouts, filters, and white or transparent case. This custom iPhone case can […]

Apple’s New “Cards” App

Download : During Apple’s big press day on October 4th, they announced their new app “Cards.” There are already several apps available which provide similar services. It seems as if Apple is going more for quality than cost. The cards will be printed using letterpress on cotton stock paper. U.S. customers can send a card […]

Playdom Coming out of Hiding?

In July of 2010, Disney purchased Playdom for $763.2 Million. There was a lot of speculation about what we would see from the Disney and Playdom combo. At the time of the acquisition, Playdom was a hot company with a promising future. News from the Playdom teams has been relatively quiet, and nowhere near what […]

Disney Continues Growth in India

For many years, Disney has been expanding their market-share around the world, in areas other than traditional media or theme parks. Interestingly, Disney’s activities in India keep popping up in the news this year. We’ve seen Disney’s desire to fully acquire and reshape UTV Software Communications, into a private firm. We also saw Disney release […]

Disney Princess – Royal Party iPad App

On October 2nd, 2011, Disney officially welcomed Rapunzel as the 10th Disney Princess. To help celebrate this momentous addition of a princess, Disney has launched the “Disney Princess – Royal Party” iPad App. The iPad app includes activities such as puzzles, reading, and coloring. As one might expect, this app is severely targeted towards girls. […]