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Let your kids take a trip to a land of wonder and make-believe! The Nutcracker is so much more than a collection of educational games. Its every childs fantasy, a unique chance to be an active participant in a timeless story of courage and compassion. Watch a fun cartoon, listen to the fascinating story, enjoy classical melodies, and step inside the magnificent Stahlbaums mansion where all the magic happens!Key Features:-6 beautifully crafted characters-6 unique rooms-numerous activities for each character-over 2 minutes of animated intro-integrated storybook-set to the real symphonic rendering of Tchaikovskys enchanted ballet-6 imaginative play activities-7 exciting educational games-No time limits or stress-Child friendly interface-Gorgeous original art-Fully interactive-Simple visual instructions that display and hide automatically-No third party advertisement-No in-app purchases Imaginative play activities that entertain, educate, and nurture creativity:-Play dress up with 4 of the characters-Mix and match outfits, accessories hair styles and more-Bake and decorate a cake -Add logs to the fireplace-Play with tin soldiers-Drive a train-Decorate a Christmas tree-And much more Educational games that entertain and provide critical learning experiences:-Counting game (practice number recognition and counting to 20)-Writing game (practice fine motor skills, writing upper case letters)-Memory game (exercise your childs memory)-Maze game (practice problem solving, fine motor skills, navigation skills, logic)-Matching game (exercise memory, upper and lower case letter recognition)-Sorting game (practice sorting objects by shape and color, practice attention and concentration skills)-Patterns game (practice logical thinking, pattern recognition, attention to detail)Set to the real symphonic rendering of Tchaikovskys famous ballet, the Nutcracker and The Mystery of The Disappearing Cheese features an animated intro, an illustrated storybook, 7 educational games, and 6 delightfully crafted talking characters that provide plenty of opportunities for imaginative play. Dress up Clara and style her hair. Play with toy soldiers in Fritzs room. Bake and decorate a cake with Mrs. Stahlbaum. Try on different eyeglasses and moustache styles on Mr. Stahlbaum. Visit the parlor and decorate the Christmas tree with the Nutcracker. Then go down to the basement and help the Mouse King try on his numerous crowns. Educational games include counting cannon balls, organizing Claras jewelry box to complete a pattern, letter writing, leading a mouse through a maze, sorting ornaments, exercising memory while looking for hidden sweets, and practicing the alphabet attention to detail and memory by finding and matching hidden upper and lower case letters.