A mobile device apparatus and method are provided for generating perceptible output based on a textual code. Included is a mobile device with a processor in communication with a memory and a network interface. The mobile device is configured to receive a textual code, utilizing the network interface. Further, the mobile device is configured to determine whether the received textual code matches at least one stored textual code stored within the memory. Still yet, the mobile device is further configured to generate at least one perceptible output if the received textual code matches the at least one stored textual code.