Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince
By Warner Bros.
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***Compatible with all iPhone and iPod touch models running the 3.0 or later operating systems***
Explore the world of Harry Potter with this exciting new iPhone app for Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince! View official film content including Videos, Posters, Character Information, and More…
Now you can interact with an engaging recreation of Dumbledore’s Pensieve – a device that allows you to view memories. You will unlock new Memory Vials as you explore the vast assortment of content that appears in the Pensieve.
Insert yourself and your friends into a Wanted Poster or the Daily Prophet by using your iPhone camera or your photo album on your iPod Touch. Save your designs to view or share later in the activity's gallery.
·Explore official film content*
·Unlock new content in the Memory Vial navigation system
·Interact with the Pensieve’s 3D water effects
·Insert moving footage into a Wanted Poster or the Daily Prophet
·Save theatrical posters and images to use as your wallpaper
*Internet connection required
Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince in theaters 7/15/09
For additional information and other exciting apps from WB visit http://iphone.warnerbros.com/harrypotterpromo/
What's New in Version 1.2
• Harry Potter Alerts – Stay up-to-date with all of the Harry Potter films and apps!
• Trailer for the all-new Harry Potter: Spells app – Transform your iPhone or iPod touch into a magic wand!
• Harry Potter Shop – Buy any of the Harry Potter movies after watching their original trailers!
• Exclusive Footage – All new clips added to the Pensieve!
Unlike a lot of reviews, I'm going to try and give some actual information. First off, there's not a lot to do. The pensieve function seems to be just a bunch of trailers. The Daily Prophet part should really be renamed as the Wanted Poster. You take 4 pics on your iphone and those series of pics appear in a pseudo-animated version of a wanted poster. You can type your name but that's about the extent of options. You can only have 1 set of photos which is a pretty poor show. The Spells option is just a link to a trailer for another app (paid), which doesnt actually tell you anything about the app. In short, it's advertising disguised as a pretty lame app, but at least it's free (at the time of this review). One word summary: meh.
I don't know about anyone else, but I consider this app a waste of time. I'm not really good with technology, so it is quite possible I did something wrong, but I don't like it. At first I enjoyed it, but after awhile I was tired of the playing the same things over and over. Soon after I found that when I pressed the Pensive I could hear the video, but not see it!! To make this app better they should include HP news or trivia games, or have a part where you can read the 6th book and you definitely need to check the Pensive thing. Please fix this, for the love of HP!!!
Fun app, does what it says it will.
This app although not extensive does most everything that it says it will in the description. I enjoy watching the trailers, and had fun making my photos for the Daily Profit & wanted poster. The only thing that didn't work was the typing editor for the daily profit (I suspect it was supposed to allow me to add my name somewhere as the Death-eater). Other than that it did all it said it would.
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- Category: Entertainment
- Updated: Nov 24, 2009
- Version: 1.2
- Size: 19.9 MB
- Language: English
- Seller: Warner Bros. Entertainment
- ™ & © Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © J.K. Rowling. (s09)
Compatibility: Requires iOS 3.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone, iPad, and iPod touch.