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Adventure Game for Tweens to Promote Healthy Eating will be Unveiled at Games For Health Conference
Date:6/19/2013

Boston, MA (PRWEB) June 19, 2013

Next Thursday, June 27, 2013, KidsCOOK Productions, a premier kids entertainment media organization, and Muzzy Lane Software, a leading Massachusetts-based serious games company, will be introducing the Games for Health community to their interactive adventure game, StudenTopia. The 3D game is geared toward students in grades 4-7 and designed to encourage healthy eating and active lifestyles by rewarding positive choices. The game is part of a comprehensive, evidence-based digital curriculum, “KickinNutrition.TV” which features entertaining video episodes of the TV and Web Series, "KickinKitchen.TV", now available online!

“We introduce healthy options for the players and the game rewards them when they make good choices”, says Muzzy Lane’s Jeremy Monken, lead designer for StudenTopia. “The achievements they earn in the game reinforce the healthy eating habits that can be applied in the real world.” During the first usability testing of StudenTopia at the Maria L. Baldwin School in Cambridge, MA, KidsCOOK Productions and Muzzy Lane received an overwhelmingly positive response. (View student testimonials here.)

Both KidsCOOK Productions and Muzzy Lane are enthusiastic about the opportunity to showcase StudenTopia at one of the leading conferences for health innovation. They expect that feedback from knowledgeable Games for Health attendees can be used to improve the game itself and have an impact on the young people who play StudenTopia.

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