Thumbnail Theater: Treasure Island
By Michael Mills Productions
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Thumbnail Theater: Treasure Island, is the second of a series of classic literature Apps produced by Michael Mills. Captivating and educational, Treasure Island is wonderfully animated and told in Mills' memorable signature tongue-and-cheek style. With encyclopedic elements on one of Robert Louis Stevenson’s most famous stories, Thumbnail Theater: Treasure Island, will be a favorite addition to any App library.
While remaining faithful to the original text, Michael Mills’ animated adaptation of one of Robert Louis Stevenson’s most famous stories is presented in 9-minutes. However that is just the beginning, as there are over 3-hours of interactive elements for you to enjoy and come back to many times. Exploring all this fascinating historical material is made easy in the Self Guide or Guide Me sections in the app.
The Self Guide Menu is divided into eight sections, each devoted to a particular subject and then divided further into detailed sub-sections.
Easily navigated, you can explore the Life of Robert Louis Stevenson, the Characters in Treasure Island, The Guide to Pirates, Pirates Gold, Life at Sea, The Golden Age of Fighting Sail, The Works of Robert Louis Stevenson and best of all, the nine-minute Animation.
Full of lively anecdotes on that period in history, Thumbnail Theater: Treasure Island teaches you all about the life of the author, great historical battles, life at sea, pirates and much more. This app is for everyone, from age 9 to 99 years, to enjoy alone or in an educational setting.
Michael Mills, British born and educated, is a multiple award winning animator, director and producer. During his career, Mills has won over a hundred International Awards, an Oscar nomination for ‘Evolution’ and ‘History of the World in Three Minutes flat’, as well as Executive Producer for the Oscar-winning ‘Charade’.
- USD 4.99
- Category: Education
- Released: 16 December 2011
- Version: 1.0
- Size: 180 MB
- Language: English
- Developer: 141201 Canada Inc.
- © 2011 141201 Canada Inc.
Compatibility: Requires iOS 4.0 or later. Compatible with iPhone 3GS, iPhone 4, iPhone 4s, iPhone 5, iPhone 5c, iPhone 5s, iPhone 6, iPhone 6 Plus, iPhone 6s, iPhone 6s Plus, iPhone SE, iPad, iPod touch (3rd generation), iPod touch (4th generation), iPod touch (5th generation), and iPod touch (6th generation).