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Walking with Dinosaurs

  • iPad, iPhone
  • Free
  • age 16+

About Walking with Dinosaurs

Walking With Dinosaurs is a great choice as a reference app for dinosaur enthusiasts of any age, and wins our Editors' Choice as an educational iPad app. BBC Worldwide and its BBC Earth team have collaborated with the original developer to bring this comprehensive interactive dinosaur encyclopedia to the iPad. 

App Details


iPad, iPhone






Academic Relevance


In-App Purchases - No

In-App Advertising - No


M5859 Studios Pty Ltd

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The app, narrated by actor, writer and presenter Stephen Fry, contains more than 60 fully animated, interactive and photorealistic dinosaurs to engage and delight dinosaur fans of all ages. Every page contains information that has been meticulously researched by expert palaeontologists and each creature has been designed to create an unparalleled dinosaur experience on the iPad.

Walking with Dinosaurs: Inside their World™ features:

  • 280 fully interactive 3D models
  • 60 expertly modeled, photorealistic dinosaurs, pterosaurs and reptiles
  • 40 fully interactive 3D recreations of dinosaurs in mid-fight
  • 200 pages worth of original text
  • Hours of magical narration by Stephen Fry
  • Animations and historical pictures
  • 60 original dinosaur sounds
  • Interactive 3D walking dinosaurs
  • 15 pages of famous dinosaur hunters
  • 22 pages of thoroughly researched articles on prehistoric life

Every dinosaur can be rotated the iPad screen with a swipe, allowing fans to closely study each detail such as skin texture and color. Breathtaking fight sequences can be viewed from any angle as the dinosaurs come to life with real sound and full animation. Some dinosaurs can be scrubbed backwards and forwards, so their walk cycle can be analyzed in detail. This comprehensive and magical app is a virtual A to Z encyclopedia of dinosaurs and will enthrall dinosaur fans of all ages!

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