From the creators of Altos Odyssey and Altos Adventure, Pok Playroom is a new subscription-based app that encourages kids to explore their imagination without the goals, failures, and accomplishments come across in most kids video games. Pertaining to iPhone and iPad on May 20th, Pok Playroom costs $4 a month or $30 a year.
Pok Pok Playroom ignores (or outright avoids) a lot of the tropes found in kids video games. You will not encounter dazzling sound impacts, flashy animations, condescending tutorials, or talking animals in Pok Playroom, and the open-ended app does not set objectives or force kids into repetitive reward loops. Rather, Pok Playroom resembles a virtual box of old-fashioned toys, providing kids the flexibility to picture their own stories and explore their imagination.
Ambitious in scope, Pok Playground started its life as a side task by Esther Huybreghts and Mathijs Demaeght of Snowman, the studio responsible for Altos Adventure. The team started deal with Pok after recognizing that kids apps did not have the liberty of foundation and other real-world toys. Now the project is coming to life, and its creators are in charge of Pok studios, a spin-off of Snowman.
The majority of the video games in Pok Playground are straight inspired by traditional kids toys. There are developing blocks, a digital paintbrush, and a virtual table covered in enjoyable buttons.
Pok Pok has no in-app purchases and costs $4 a month or $30 a year (after a 14-day trial). The app will get constant updates after it introduces May 20th, though it will stay relatively little to keep kids from getting overloaded. As of now, Pok hasnt announced strategies to launch its app on Fire tablets or Android phones.
Source: Pok by means of 9to5Mac