Children’s app developer Kidaptive has raised an undisclosed seed round led by Menlo Ventures and with participation from AOL-backed CrunchFund, which news provider TechCrunch has described as “large” and “over-subscribed”.

Aside from Menlo and Crunchfund, the round also saw participation from Veddis Ventures, S-Cubed Capital, VKRM Ventures, accelerator iCamp, and Kidaptive’s animation partner Prana Holdings.

The startup firm is developing a range of children’s apps billed as “edu-tainment”. It has already released “Leo’s Pad”, a child-focussed game about an eight…

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