Esca'Pad in Madagascar



Esca'Pad in Madagascar


Avant-Goût Studios


A scientific and immersive story, a digital and paper innovation for 6 to 9 years old kids.

With the augmented book « Esca'Pad in Madagascar », discover the largest island of Madagascar following the funny and unusual adventures which punctuate the journey of the young scientific reporters Rosie and Joe.

On the island of Pirats, Rosie et Joe explore the pirates cemetery. The legend tells that the famous Captain Kidd have hidden a treasure more than 300 years ago.

In the heart of the primary forest, they follow the footsteps of lemurs and other endemic species which abound on the large island.

During the expedition, they observe humpback whales, Tsingy and baobabs, they visit cities and meet the Malagasy people...

Madagascar, a biodiversity Hotspot !

Its wildlife include more than 80% of endemic species : lemurs, lizards, crocodiles, butterflies, turtles, fossas...
Humpback whales travel up to 5 000 miles without feeding to reproduce themselves in the warm waters of the Indian Ocean of the island.
Vanilla, pepper, curry, berries, cloves ... spices are grown and discovered on the Island.
Largest Malagasy baobabs measure more than hundred feet height and 23 feet width.
Crocodiles of Madagascar can live more than 100 years.
Leopards, bulls or grey reef, sharks are very present around the Island.

When the book cover becomes a tablet support !

The augmented reading is an innovating experience where the tablet offers visual and sound enrichments to the book in order to dive the reader in a brand-new experience. Easely use, the reader opens the book cover to transform it into a tablet support. Thanks to mirror, the tablet recognizes automatically the current page and gives a new dimension to the story including videos, animations, games, soundscapes. Designed and patented by Avant-Goût Studios after 3 years of tests and researches, this innovation has a name : extra page

An augmented travel diary, an experience between virtual and real.

Esca’Pad is a travel diary interactive for kids from 6 to 9 years old which considers 12 subjects: environment, astronomy, sociology, biodiversity, ethnology on 28 illustrated pages and 24 interactions: games, animations, webdocs, ressources, musics, experiences to realize...


Principe d'organisation

Genre discursif



Lieu de publication

Saint Étienne




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