App maker iStoryTime has released an iOS app edition of the stop motion film The Pirates! Band of Misfits to coincide with the release of the 3D film.
The app includes interactive games and features such as the “Piratize Yourself” tool, which lets users turn photo a of themselves into pirates.
The app includes elements from the film, such as audio from Hugh Grant as the Pirate Captain. Here is more about the app from iTunes: “Featuring Auto Play, Read To Me, and Read To Myself narration options, readers will also be in search of eight hidden treasures that they need to collect in order to win the coveted ‘Pirate of the Year Award.'” The app is currently on sale for $.99, 75% off its $3.99 price tag.
The 3D film from Sony Pictures Animation and Aardman will hit the big screen next Friday.