Peppa Pig is a British animated television series for young children. Created directed, produced by Astley Baker Davies, and distributed by eOne Entertainment. To date, three series have been aired. It is shown in 180 territories. Each episode is about 5 minutes long and revolves around Peppa the female pig, her family and friends. Her friends are a collection of different mammals – their first name starts with the same letter as the type of animal they are. We have come up with a few apps that are ideal for children.
Peppa Pig – Polly Parrot by P2 Games Limited is a collection of four interactive games plus a special reward sticker book. Matching pairs is a matching card game with two modes and three difficulty levels. Talking Parrot has a variety of silly phrases for Polly to say. Feed Polly lets the user count the correct number of crackers that Polly wants and choose the right colors. You can also play where’s Polly by trying to find out where Polly Parrot is hiding. Available through the iTunes App Store for £1.99 this app is a fun educational game for children to play. Compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch.
Peppa Pig’s Party Time by P2 Games Limited is an iPad app available to download at the App Store for £2.99. This app allows the user to play along with Peppa and her friends with a selection of fun single and multiplayer mini-games. Help Peppa prepare for a Party designing party bags, invitations and baking cakes to decorate. Play party games like musical chairs, pass the parcel and piñata.
Peppa Pig – Happy Mrs Chicken by P2 Games Limited is available at the App Store for £1.99, compatible with iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Muddy Puddles is one of the mini-games where Peppa Pig splashes in puddles. There are four games including the egg laying game Happy Mrs Chicken. Chicken Coop gets children to sort out colored eggs to their colored homes and Seed and Maze is a maze-style game that involves the player dropping a seed trail to guide the chicks’ home through a variety of six mazes.
Peppa Pig Stars by Penguin Books is an iPad app available for £2.99 at the App Store. This is a fun storybook where you follow the twinkling North Star with Peppa Pig and George. With the help of a telescope, Peppa and George find the North Star and more wonders in space. There are original voices from the show so the user can choose the ‘Read it to me’ or ‘Read it myself’ mode. Peppa Pig Stars is an ideal storybook for bedtime.
The Peppa Pig merchandise is becoming popular with the younger generation. Fun educational game apps are a great way for children to interact and learn. Using these applications can be a good way to get parents, friends and siblings involved in fun scenarios. Whether it’s a way of keeping those little ones occupied throughout the day or a bedtime story to help them get off to sleep.