Bento Box Interactive Launches New Storytelling App "The Paper Fox"

New Interactive App Conceptualized by Torsion Fork Studio, With Support from Crowd-Funding Site, Pozible, Co-developed and Published by Bento Box Interactive

LOS ANGELES, April 23, 2013 /CNW/ - Bento Box Interactive is releasing a one-of-a-kind, immersive storytelling app entitled The Paper Fox, available worldwide today as a free-to-play download in the iTunes App Store: www.appstore.com/paperfox and coming soon to Android and Blackberry devices. The Paper Fox is an interactive tale of whimsical adventure, brought to life in the stunning visual style of digital origami with integrated games that will engage children and adults alike.

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The Paper Fox app is a convergence of an animated storybook full of captivating characters and a dynamic adventure game with puzzles and maps. The reader chooses the fox's path and encounters lively characters and perplexing situations throughout the journey. The Paper Fox is a free-to-play app available worldwide. The full version can be unlocked for $2.99 US.

Jeremy Kool of Torsion Fork Studios created The Paper Fox after securing crowd based funding from Pozible to further develop the concept and partial funding from Screen Australia. His unique, paper-craft-style has garnered international critical acclaim as well as a devout following on social media. One such fan is Bento Box Interactive who financed, co-developed, and published The Paper Fox.

"At Bento Box Interactive we pride ourselves on partnering with independent artists and emerging developers to bring a new kind of storytelling experience to a global audience. Torsion Fork's The Paper Fox was a perfect fit," said Scott Greenberg, CEO of Bento Box Interactive, "With the compelling story, Jeremy's unique art style, and BBI's interactive storytelling platform all in one app, we seek to entertain and delight audiences of all ages."

"Bento Box Interactive was a great partner and publisher for an independent artist such as myself," said Jeremy Kool of Torsion Fork Studio. "They were able to take my artistic vision and create a highly produced and dynamic app that truly showcases the beauty of digital origami."

To access a trailer of the app, please visit the link below:
http://youtu.be/Qq3RLypOfk8

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ABOUT BENTO BOX INTERACTIVE
Bento Box Interactive is an entertainment-based technology company launched by the Emmy® nominated animation production company, Bento Box Entertainment and E-nnova, a Columbia-based media company. Bento Box Interactive ("BBI") focuses on developing, publishing and marketing interactive storytelling experiences. Previous releases include "Sweet Pickles" and "Alicia Key's Journals of Mama Mae and LeeLee."

ABOUT TORSION FORK STUDIO

Specializing in CG art and interactive design, Torsion Fork is the creator of the interactive book The Paper Fox. Founded in 2012, Torsion Fork has worked with some of the world's top design firms to deliver engaging CG experiences in the realms of online advertising, games and print design. Torsion Fork Studio is based in Melbourne, Australia.

CONTACT:
Mari Bower
Mari.Bower@bentoboxinteractive.com

SOURCE: Bento Box Interactive

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http://www.bentoboxent.com

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