The LeapStart is a remake of the original LeapPad, containing a bunch of activities triggered by books. 16 books are sold separately for it. There are educational "touch-and-talk" games, creative challenges, problem-solving puzzles, and math mazes as some of the activities.
Scout and Friends relationsThere is an educational book that works with it called Scout Math. It is for preschoolers and it triggers beginning math activities.
In 2017, 2 new versions of the LeapStart were released. A Scout-themed version, which is green with blue handles and pale green paw print designs, and a Violet-themed version, which is pink with purple handles and pale pink paw print designs. On the back, they both have a picture of the character they represent.