Are you looking for a new fun, creative, and immersive adventure? Who’s not? My family is always “game” for a new adventure!! This is a fantastic, multi-platform game that’s really perfect for kids age 7-13, but I’d say my kids (9 and 11) are the “sweet spot”!!! The best part for me…it’s just good, kid-friend’y fun. There’s no inappropriate craziness to worry about.
Poptropica®, created by Jeff Kinney, author of the Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, is a FREE-TO-PLAY virtual world enjoyed by millions of adventurous kids across the globe. In the cross-platform game, players explore a growing chain of islands, travel back in time, battle monsters, solve mysteries, and complete many quests that await in the kidSAFE-certified adventure.
You and your kids would be in some pretty impressive company, given that the game sees 2.2M web visitors per month generating a total of 120M page views!!! And, since it’s 2016 and all, the game sees 2.5M mobile (iOS, Android, and Amazon) visitors per month generating a total of 49M screen views. That’s bananas! Talk about engagement!!
Are you excited and want to see more?? Check out the iPhone App Official Trailer!
- Ultimate Island Access: Be the first to hop onto new islands, complete bonus quests for one-of-a-kind prizes, and gain access to seven exclusive, members-only islands!
- Unlimited Store Access: Design the ultimate Poptropican with hundreds of cool costumes, awesome accessories, and amazing abilities — plus holiday items, special offers, and more!
- More Closet Space: Save up to 30 stylish looks in the Costume Closet, explore friends’ closets, and create new looks based on fellow Poptropicans!
- Build Brilliant Realms: Make up to 20 unique Realms, incorporate elements from all biomes, and share your creations with fellow Poptropicans!
In addition to the awesome game, there are some really fun books that pair oh so well with the game!! I love the tie in and I love, love, love that there’s a meeting of the video game and old-school book worlds. This is so important I think…don’t let books die out!!! LOL!! Here’s a great one that just came out this month:
Poptropica: Mystery of the Map is the first entry in an epic graphic novel series for children available in book stores NOW!!! When Oliver, Mya and Jorge take a ride in a hot-air balloon, they crash-land on an unknown island filled with extinct animals and a horde of angry Vikings.
Welcome to Poptropica, an unchartered group of islands whose existence is hidden from the rest of the world. As the three friends embark on a perilous search for a way home, they quickly discover that something sinister is lurking on the island – something that threatens the very existence of Poptropica itself!
Can Oliver, Mya and Jorge escape the clutches of the bloodthirsty Vikings? Will they discover a way home? Find out in Poptropica: Mystery of the Map.
Check out the trailer here!
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Wait…there’s more!!! One (1) lucky Lady and the Blog will win the following ($50 value):
- Poptropica: Mystery of the Map book
- 6-month subscription to Poptropica online game
- Poptropica plushie toy and sticker
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