Peppa Pig app launches in the US

Entertainment One (eOne) has launched an app to accompany its hit preschool kids series Peppa Pig in the US.

The app, Peppa Pig Happy Mrs. Chicken, was created by interactive publisher P2 Games.

The app is priced at US$2.99 and is available from the US iTunes store and Android Market. It comprises five games and an interactive sticker book.

eOne said it is designed to support the development of counting, creative thinking and hand-eye coordination.

Peppa Pig has become a huge international kids property. In the US it airs on Nickelodeon.

“We are excited to launch the new “Peppa Pig Happy Mrs. Chicken” app and bring the adventures of Peppa and friends to the mobile devices of fans across the country.  With age-appropriate games and activities, the app allows preschoolers to step into Peppa’s world in a new and exciting way,” said Joan Grasso, Vice President, Licensing North America, Entertainment One Family.