February 14, 2011
KNOWLEDGE ADVENTURE® ANNOUNCES JUMPSTART CRAZY KARTS FOR NINTENDO Wii™, DEEP SEA ESCAPE, LEGEND OF LOST ISLAND FOR NINTENDO DS™
Jumpstart Learning Games Make
Official Debut on DS™,
New Wii™ Title Introduces Mutliplayer Feature
TORRANCE, CA - February 14, 2011 - Knowledge Adventure continues to evolve its iconic Jumpstart brand with the announcement of three new titles: Crazy Karts for the Nintendo Wii™; Deep Sea Escape and Legend of Lost Island for the Nintendo DS™.
An exciting, heart pumping racing game, Crazy Karts is a high-octane multiplayer fun game for up to four players. This title is perfect for family game night with even the youngest family members!
The first games in the Jumpstart brand developed for the Nintendo DS™, Deep Sea Escape and Legend of Lost Island are slated to launch in February and March 2011. Both games are designed to teach children math, reading and critical thinking skills with imaginative, immersive environments. Deep Sea Escape takes young explorers on an ocean adventure while Legend of Lost Island action takes curious kids to a tropical island.
"Introducing the Jumpstart brand to the massive DS™ audience was a priority for us at Knowledge Adventure," said David Lord, president and CEO, Knowledge Adventure. "We're constantly growing the brand to meet our audience's needs and wants. Moving into the DS™ platform is a natural progression. Our fans learn while having fun and these games will not disappoint."
JumpStart® Crazy Karts - Nintendo
Wii™ - $19.99 - March 2011
A high-speed four player racing game with thrilling tracks, crazy characters and bizarre obstacles
JumpStart® Deep Sea Escape -
Nintendo DS™ - $19.99 - February 2011
An underwater adventure teaching more than 60 math, reading and critical thinking skills. Players explore an aquatic wonderland filled with fun puzzles and challenges.
JumpStart® Legend of Lost Island -
Nintendo DS™ - $19.99 - March 2011
Players make their way through a beautiful tropical island paradise while learning through more than 55 math, reading and critical thinking skills puzzles and games.
For more information on these games and everything else Knowledge Adventure offers, please visit www.jumpstart.com.
About Knowledge Adventure
Since 1991, Knowledge Adventure® has set the standard in kids' gaming by creating the finest educational products for use in the home and the classroom. Today, Knowledge Adventure's JumpStart® and Math Blaster® products invite kids to learn through endless gaming adventures in 3D virtual worlds. By blending learning and entertainment, Knowledge Adventure's adventure-based learning inspires kids' minds through immersed play. A subsidiary of Knowledge Holdings, Inc., the company is privately-held and based in Torrance, California. For more information, go to www.knowledgeadventure.com, www.jumpstart.com or www.mathblaster.com.