Avanquest teams with Hit for Thomas & Friends games

Games and activities for pre-schoolers based on new Misty Island Rescue film.
Author:
Publish date:
Social count:
0
1_Avanquest, Thomas, small.jpg

Nova Development, a division of Avanquest Software, has teamed up with Hit Entertainment to roll out a series of games and activities based on the full-length Thomas & Friends feature, Misty Island Rescue.

The multi-level game and learning software aims to teach pre-schoolers the value of friendship, fair play and teamwork, as well as the basic skills of maths, matching and memory among others.

There are ten different games, as well as activities for improving hand-eye coordination, fine motor skills and spatial orientation.

"Children are very familiar with Thomas & Friends, and the Misty Island Rescue software adds an educational component that will nurture young minds at a critical stage in their development," said Todd Helfstein, president, Nova Development.

Gabriela Arenas, VP, consumer products - Thomas Division, US, Hit, added: "Nova has taken all of the adventure of Thomas and his friends in Misty Island and translated it to an innovative software package."

Related

Featured Jobs

Aardman Job Logo 620 x 349

Brand Manager (Maternity Cover)

Part of the brand team, The Brand Manager works closely with several members of the department, including Studio Publicist, Community Managers, Licensing, Sales and Attractions and Live Experiences teams to implement local and international strategies in the form of brand plans and maximising on all activity surrounding the properties.

Universal Job Logo 620 x 349

Senior Graphic Designer, EMEA - Consumer Products

Working in tandem with the Product Development team and reporting into the Design Manager EMEA, the purpose of this role is to drive forward our creativity across all licensed consumer products. As part of the creative team, you’ll be developing exceptional creative assets and product concepts for numerous NBCUniversal franchises that inspire licensing partners across the entire region.

SanrioJob Logo 620 x 349

Creative Manager

Best known for global icon Hello Kitty, Sanrio has a portfolio of more than 400 characters. We license a unique collection of branded gifts, stationery and fashion accessory items while collaborating with the most respected companies in the world. Our EMEA business coordinates the development licensing throughout Europe, Russia, Middle East, Africa, Asia (for Mr Men), Australia and New Zealand. An exciting, permanent opportunity has come up at our London office to lead our Design team as Creative Manager (m/f)

Vivid Job Logo 620 x 349

Digital Marketing Executive - Toys & Games

Vivid is Britain’s biggest toy company and the 20 largest in the world. With offices across the globe, they sell an amazing portfolio of toys and games to over 60 countries. Vivid is best known for its association with blockbuster brands and is very excited about future opportunities around the world.