Cartoon Network Asia Pacific Teams Up With Tangent For Adventure Time Game

Cartoon Network Asia Pacific Teams Up With Tangent For Adventure Time Game

Cartoon Network Asia Pacific Teams Up With Tangent For Adventure Time Game

Cartoon Network Asia-Pacific has teamed up with South Korean game developer Tangent to develop a new Adventure Time mobile game called “Adventure Time Run: The Ooo Expedition”. The game was released in South Korea today (21/09/2016), and will be rolled out throughout Asia later this year and in some selected international markets in 2017. This is also the first time a Cartoon Network property has been used in a South Korean game and there’s a future possibility for a Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10 or We Bare Bears game to be made too.

The “run-style” game includes an innovative character nurturing system and social media integration. The game mostly focuses on Finn and Jake, but the game will also feature/reference Princess Bubblegum, Marceline the Vampire Queen and BMO.

From The Turner Asia-Pacific Press Release

Turner Asia Pacific will launch a new app called ‘Adventure Time Run: The Ooo Expedition’, created by game developer Tangent. It is the first time a Cartoon Network IP has been used as the complete landscape for a Korean-produced game. The release will first take place in Korea on September 21, with a regional rollout across Asia later in 2016, and finally in selected international markets in 2017.

The game focuses on the main characters Finn and Jake from Cartoon Network’s global hit animated series Adventure Time, but also references the show’s Princess Bubblegum, Marceline the Vampire Queen and BMO, who all reside in the dreamlike Land of Ooo and have a huge fanbase. The “run-style” gameplay adopts an innovative a character nurturing system and has social media integration with linked ranking ability.

Ron Lee, General Manager of Turner Korea, said: “This game is the first of a kind. Korea’s gaming industry is hungry for new IP that can provide a global competitive edge, and Turner and Cartoon Network IPs already have a track record of popularity internationally.”

He added: “Turner will be looking to secure further business with Korea’s talented pool of game developers and partners. And through partnerships such as the one with Tangent, we will be actively growing our digital offerings in this market.” Cartoon Network original IPs that will be prioritized in Korea are also The Powerpuff Girls, Ben 10 and We Bare Bears.”

Tangent’s CEO, Ben Byung-Eui Yoo, commented: “We expect ‘Adventure Time Run: The Ooo Expedition’ to garner a lot of interest from gaming fans in Korea. Adventure Time is a series with a solid base of fans both overseas and within Korea, and its diverse and unique world is a great environment for the project.”

He added: “As it is a game with a globally popular IP, we are confident that the game will find success not only in Korea but also in the global market.”

‘Adventure Time Run: The Ooo Expedition’ can be downloaded on mobile devices from the Google Play Store and the Apple iTunes App Store from today in South Korea (21/09/2016). A number of events to mark the game’s release are scheduled.

https://www.turner.com/pressroom/turner-partners-koreas-tangent-launch-cartoon-network-mobile-game

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Available From 29th September

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Available From 29th September

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Available From 29th September

Cartoon Network UK will be releasing an Adventure Time virtual reality game on Google Play for Android mobile devices on Thursday 29th September. The “I See Ooo” game features many of the characters from the popular animated show and the player can immerse themselves in a story in the Land of Ooo, with three different mini-games with twenty levels and several levels of difficulty. The first two mini-games will be avaliable from launch: Glider Flight and Snowball Fight, Puzzle Path will be released later as a free downloadable. The game will be released in UK, Ireland and the Nordic countries.

Alongside the release of the game, a Jake the Dog themed VR viewer will be available to purchase on pyramidshop.com and Forbidden Planet for £24.99, the viewer can also be used for other VR games. Each Jake the Dog VR viewer also comes with a download code for the I See Ooo app.

The I See Ooo game was developed by Bristol-based VR software company Opposable.

http://www.opposablevr.com

Patricia Hidalgo, chief content officer, Kids, Turner EMEA and international kids strategy said:

“At Turner we are committed to creating and developing the best content for audiences and ensuring that our viewers are able to experience our brands across multiple platforms, windows and devices. This comprehensive, immersive new VR experience for Adventure Time is an excellent example of how we are continually looking to innovate and offer fans new ways to interact with their favourite shows and characters – and on a deeper level than ever before.”

Johanne Broadfield, VP, Cartoon Network Enterprises, Turner EMEA said:

“I can’t think of a more perfect show to highlight this exciting new technology than the quirky and unpredictable Adventure Time. Its licensing potential and social currency gives us so much scope when creating new ways for fans to play and interact with the brand – and, in this instance, we have an amazing, one-of-a-kind offering that not only allows kids to try out virtual reality gaming but also gives them the chance to become Jake the Dog with a fully customised VR viewer.”

http://www.digitaltveurope.net/601782/cartoon-network-to-launch-vr-mobile-game-and-viewer/

From The Official Turner UK Press Release:

Cartoon Network is giving fans of global hit animated series Adventure Time an opportunity to experience the show in a whole new way, with the launch of the thrilling virtual reality mobile game “I See Ooo” and specially-designed Adventure Time branded viewer to play it through.

Feel closer to Finn the Human, Jake the Dog, Princess Bubblegum and the rest of the cast as you immerse yourself fully in the Land of Ooo. Play as Finn to take on three righteous challenges and help him unlock Party Pat, the Party Bears and Abracadaniel – and discover why the Ice King is such a party pooper.

Start the game in the Tree Fort partying with your friends when suddenly the Ice King attacks, freezes everyone and scatters them across Ooo. Now it’s up to you and Finn to find your friends, release them from their ice prisons and restart the party.

Featuring the popular characters and quirky stories familiar to fans of Adventure Time, “I See Ooo” is a funny, compelling, intuitive and highly-entertaining game with broad appeal that makes for a brilliant and affordable introduction to the world of virtual reality. It features an original story and two games to experience, Snowball Fight and Glider Flight, plus a third game, Puzzle Path, which will made available as a free downloadable content pack shortly after launch. Each game contains twenty levels with varying degrees of difficulty, alongside fourteen characters to discover. Launching together with a specially-designed Jake-the-Dog branded viewer, this is a first-of-a-kind offering for those wanting to try out virtual reality gaming.

What do you get?

1 Adventure Time branded viewer
1 original story
3 games set in the Land of Ooo (2 at launch + 1 as free downloadable content)
3 virtual rooms to explore in the Tree Fort (2 at launch + 1 included with free downloadable content)
20 levels to complete in each game
14 characters to discover (6 at launch + 8 further characters included with free downloadable content)
Powerful items to find and use in the games
Additional elements unlocked when you achieve awesomeness
Original music from the show

The combined “I See Ooo” virtual reality branded viewer and mobile game can be purchased now at pyramidshop.com and Forbidden Planet and is targeted at kids 7+ and adult fans. Created by Pendleton Ward and produced by Cartoon Network Studios, Adventure Time season seven is currently airing across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Catch Adventure Time every day at 5pm on Cartoon Network.

New Mobile Game Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer Goal!!!

New Mobile Game Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer Goal!!!

New Mobile Game Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer Goal!!!

Last Wednesday (24/08/2016), Cartoon Network Games released a new mobile game for iOS/Android/Fire devices called Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer: Goal!!!. In Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer: Goal!!!, you can play as one of 16 captains, each captain is a character from one of Cartoon Network’s shows, such as Adventure Time, Steven Universe, Regular Show, The Amazing World of Gumball, We Bare Bears, Clarence and Uncle Grandpa.

Each character has its own special abilities and the game has all the player movement features of a typical football game such as passing, shooting, dribbles and tackles. Play against the computer or against other players on the same device, over WiFi or via the internet. The aim of the game is to win the Superstar Cup, good luck!

From The Mobile Game Description:

Become a soccer superstar with your favorite Cartoon Network characters in Superstar Soccer: Goal!!!

Play as one of 16 different captains from your favorite Cartoon Network shows like Adventure Time, Steven Universe, Regular Show, The Amazing World of Gumball, We Bare Bears, Clarence and Uncle Grandpa.

Over The Top Soccer

Unleash unique defensive dribbles and special moves for each character. Combine passing, shooting, dribbles and tackles to create your own awesome soccer plays and win the day.

Multiplayer Mayhem

Play against the computer or challenge your soccer skills in multiplayer matches against other players. Enjoy versus play on the same device, over wifi or online.

More Fun Than You Can Bear

Grizz from We Bare Bears calls all the action with custom VO and offers power-ups that can change the course of the match.

Compete for the ultimate prize, the Superstar Cup, in Cartoon Network’s SUPERSTAR SOCCER: GOAL!!!

Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer is now available on Google Play (Android), Apple iTunes App Store (For iOS: iPhone and iPad) and the Amazon App Store (Fire and Android devices).

Game prices: Google Play (£2.69 UK), Apple iTunes App Store (£2.29 UK) and Amazon App Store (£2.27 UK).

Download Links:

Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.turner.superstarsoccer2&hl=en_GB

Apple iTunes App Store (iOS): https://itunes.apple.com/gb/app/cartoon-network-superstar/id1068512694?mt=8

Amazon App Store: https://www.amazon.co.uk/Cartoon-Network-Superstar-Soccer-Goal/dp/B01KPDC68U/ref=sr_1_1?ie=UTF8&qid=1472499040&sr=8-1