Sanrio Photo Fun with Hello Kitty®
on the iOS App Store
from Scarab Entertainment
Snap and Share the Cutest Pictures
Complete with Keroppi®, Chococat®, My Melody® and More
AUSTIN TX – June 20, 2013 – Scarab Entertainment has released Sanrio Photo Fun with Hello Kitty on the North American iOS App Store for iPhone, iPad and iPod Touch. Users can take their iOS photos to a new level of adorable by adding Hello Kitty and other Sanrio® friends artwork to pictures, and easily sharing them to social media sites, including Facebook, Instagram, Twitter and Tumblr, and directly to friends via email.
Sanrio Photo Fun features more than 150 pieces of original character artwork with all your favorites: Hello Kitty, Keroppi, My Melody, Chococat, Badtz-Maru® and Little Twin Stars®. Download the app now to customize your pictures into supercute masterpieces: https://itunes.apple.com/ml/app/sanrio-photo-fun-hello-kitty/id586841270?mt=8
The one-time download fee ($1.99) includes free seasonal updates to follow throughout the year, with artwork gifts for all app users. Grow your Sanrio collection and share adorable photos with your friends using Sanrio Photo Fun with Hello Kitty, available now on iOS devices, and later this year on Google Play for Android.
“With tons of original artwork, free content updates and a fully integrated social media sharing experience, Sanrio Photo Fun gives you more adorable service with a smile – yours,” said Karim Farghaly, CEO of Scarab Entertainment. “We aim to put the perfect photo sharing tool at the fingertips of Hello Kitty fans of all ages.”
Published under license from Sanrio, Inc., Sanrio Photo Fun is the first Hello Kitty-branded iOS app developed by Austin-based Scarab Entertainment, with additional titles in the pipeline for 2013. Scarab previously co-produced Nintendo DS Sanrio titles, like Hello Kitty Party and Hello Kitty Picnic, and is excited to be working with the global pop icon for iPhone and iPad.
About Scarab Entertainment
Founded in 2009 and based in Austin, TX, Scarab Entertainment is dedicated
to making quality apps and games for the whole family. The team consists
of industry veterans with over 30 years combined experience developing
and publishing interactive entertainment for the likes of Interplay,
Sony, Acclaim, Sanrio and others. Scarab has a passion for casual content,
a background in iconic pop brands, and a knack for creating award-winning
experiences on mobile, social, consoles and handheld platforms. For more
information, please visit www.scarabentertain.com
Sanrio, best known for global icon Hello Kitty and home to many endearing
characters including Chococat, My Melody, and Keroppi, is a worldwide
lifestyle brand founded on the “small gift, big smile®” philosophy --
that a small gift can bring happiness and friendship to people of all
ages. For over 50 years, this philosophy has served as the inspiration
for the broad spectrum of unique Sanrio products and experiences. Today,
more than 50,000 Sanrio-branded items are available in over 70 countries
and upwards of 12,000 U.S. locations including department, specialty,
national chain stores and over 100 Sanrio boutiques. For more information,
please visit www.sanrio.com and www.facebook.com/hellokitty.
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