Little Space Heroes wins 2012 GOTY from Creative Child Magazine
It is with great joy that we are pleased to report on the following fantastic news. Little Space Heroes, the free-to-play sci-fi virtual universe for kids, has been named Game of the Year 2012 by Creative Child Magazine.
The full press release from Bubble Gum Interactive reads:
Independent Children’s Entertainment developer Bubble Gum Interactive is thrilled to announce that its acclaimed virtual universe for kids Little Space Heroes has been named 2012 Game of the Year, Online Games Category, by Creative Child Magazine.
Creative Child Magazine is an industry favorite among parents and educators for its news and selections of games and toys that encourage imaginative and creative play. The judging panel for the Creative Child Awards consists of parents, educators, and learning professionals, who do hands-on reviews, scoring each product based on the criteria of nurturing creativity and education in children. Creative Child.com is announcing the names of the 2012 winners on their website in October and in their Holiday Bonus issue of Creative Child Magazine, but they notified us early to give us our award.
“We’re passionate about creating a gaming experience filled with fun and adventure for kids, and in Little Space Heroes it’s important that all our players feel like the star of the show” said Phil Mason, CEO “We recognise that parents want to ensure that the products and services their kids use are not just fun, but also safe, inclusive and positive. We’ve worked very hard to create an experience that not just meets, but exceeds parent expectations and we’re over the moon that Little Space Heroes has won Game of the Year.”
Much more than a virtual world, Little Space Heroes is a compelling new free universe in which kids create their own Space Hero and embark on an epic intergalactic adventure. Blending an original story with collaborative social play, Little Space Heroes has experienced tremendous traction worldwide with tens of thousands of kids from over 80 countries blasting off for adventure every day.
Winning 2012 Game of the Year adds to a growing swag of independent endorsements of Little Space Heroes including the kidSAFE+ Seal, Family Friendly Videogames Seal of Approval,Parents’ Choice Award as well as ESRB E for Everyone and PEGI-OK Ratings.
Kids and parents can strap on their jetpacks, fire up their starjets and blast off for adventure at www.littlespaceheroes.com
Save Game would like to congratulate everyone involved with Little Space Heroes on this fantastic achievement. I have spent time in this amazing world and can attest to how magical an experience immersing yourself into the Little Space Heroes galaxy is – parents and children alike will find something to love about this game.
Great going, guys – you’re doing everyone proud and here’s hoping this is just the beginning of a flood of awards!