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Put your smartphone in the book and watch the magic!

“PLAYFUL BOOKS” is an app to detect the page being read and add an assortment of performance effects. Specialized picture books that combine with smartphone capabilities elevate the traditional reading experience. Sound effects, background music and lighting that are tailored to the page being read enhance the experience. Also interactivity such as a response to knocking on the page create a new and fun way for young readers to fully enjoy books.

How to use
1. Prepare a picture book of “PLAYFUL BOOKS”.
2. Choose the compatible title in the app.
3. Place your phone in the picture book.

Various effects
・Sound: Add music and sound effects customized to each page.
・Knocking: Detect knocks on the picture book to produce a response.
・Light: Change the colors of the lights to match the story on the page by linking with Phillips hue.

Craft Kit
With a blank picture book ”Playful Book Craft Kit” and this app, you can make an original Playful Books and enjoy the amazing sounds and lights every time you turn the page.

* Light: Philips hue is required.