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Enjoy Monster Mayhem With HOTEL TRANSYLVANIA Interactive Digital Apps & Games
Debuting All-New Monster Party App, Monsterize Me Facebook App, and All-New Hotel Transylvania Feature for the Goldrun Mobile App
Apps & Games Timed to Sony Pictures Animation's Hotel Transylvania Debut on Blu-ray 3D™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack & DVD with UltraViolet™ January 29th
CULVER CITY, CALIF. (January 25, 2013) - Sony Pictures Animation and Sony Pictures Home Entertainment are releasing interactive, digital monster mayhem fun timed to the Blu-ray 3D™ Combo Pack, Blu-ray™ Combo Pack and DVD release of Hotel Transylvania on January 29th. Fans will be treated to hours of monstrous entertainment through three different interactive bonus options: the all-new Monster Party App, letting fans create their own personalized digital monsters; the Monsterize Me app, allowing Facebook users to alter their picture with monster-inspired teeth, eyes and more; and the all-new Hotel Transylvania feature for the Goldrun Mobile App, allowing fans to take and share photos of themselves standing next to their favorite characters from the film.
Monster Party App
The all-new Monster Party App brings the party to every iPad®, iPad Mini®, or iPhone® where Hotel Transylvania fans can interact with their favorite monsters from the film. Gamers can create their own monster and choose which head, torso and arms they like most. There is also a naming option for the newly created monsters, and a "scare-o-meter" rating feature to rate just how scary the monster really is. App users will be able to share and scare friends with the monster via Email, Facebook or Twitter. This monsterrific app also puts memories to the test with its monsterized match game. The monster memory game has three fun levels and includes a timer so players can try to out beat past scores or their friends' times. The app also offers an "Explore the Hotel" option where Hotel Transylvania fans can get to know the characters through funny clips from the film. Check out Monster Party App free at http://bit.ly/11kl1aS now!
Monsterize Me on Facebook
The Monsterize Me app allows Facebook users to alter their picture with monster-inspired teeth, eyes and more. Users can choose to upload a photo or use one from Facebook. The app lets users add Hotel Transylvania characters alongside themselves, as well as having the option to "monsterize" the pictures with hats, eyes, teeth and more. Save the new "monsterized" photos to the computer, print it, or share it on Facebook. Check it out here free: http://www.facebook.com/HotelT/app_381575078591427.
Goldrun Mobile App
Parents and kids alike can have great fun seeing themselves alongside a virtual Hotel Transylvania character with this all-new feature in GoldRun! First step is to download the virtual photobooth app for free from the Google Play™ Store or the Apple App Store, or access the app if it's already installed on your device. Parents or kids simply open the Hotel Transylvania experience, take a photo and see themselves standing next to their favorite Hotel Transylvania characters. Sharable on Facebook, Twitter and Tumblr! Available for both iOS and Android devices. Access the app here: At the Apple App Store: http://bit.ly/IEdKJ8. At the Android Marketplace: http://bit.ly/JDyikI.
ABOUT SONY PICTURES ENTERTAINMENT
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ABOUT SONY PICTURES ANIMATION
Sony Pictures Animation produces a variety of animated entertainment for audiences around the world. The studio is following its worldwide comedy hits - the 2012 monster hit comedy Hotel Transylvania, the 2011 hybrid live action/animated blockbuster, The Smurfs and the 2009 mouth-watering Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs - with The Smurfs 2 in July 2013 and Cloudy with a Chance of Meatballs 2 in September 2013. Sony Pictures Animation, in conjunction with Aardman Animations, has produced two critically acclaimed feature films: the CG-animated family comedy Arthur Christmas; and the Academy Award® nominated stop-frame animated high-seas adventure, The Pirates! Band of Misfits. In 2007, Surf's Up received an Academy Award® nomination for Best Animated Feature Film. The division, whose first feature film Open Season led to a very successful movie franchise, turned 10 this 2012. Sony Pictures Animation is an operating unit of Sony Pictures Digital Productions.