Cartoon Network India, DishTV And Visiware Partner For Interactive TV Cartoon Network Games
Cartoon Network India, Asia’s largest DTH (direct-to-home) satellite television operator Dish TV and French interactive television games developer Visiware have partnered up to develop games based on Cartoon Network’s popular animated shows for DishTV’s PlayZone Active games service on channel 967.
The new eight games will be based on Adventure Time, Ben 10, The Grim Adventures of Billy and Mandy, The Powerpuff Girls, Regular Show and locally produced animated show – Roll No.21. The games will be rotated on a monthly basis with one new game refreshed every month. Also, players can resume playing at any level by using the access code provided at the end of each level on a selection of games. The new service launched this month and will be free for the first month with a Rs.40 per month charge afterwards.
From The Visiware Press Release: DishTV launches Cartoon Network games in partnership with Visiware International
DishTV, Asia’s largest direct-to-home (DTH) brand has strengthened their partnership with Visiware International, the leader in games for interactive television to launch Cartoon Network games in partnership with Cartoon Network India, the most loved kids’ channel in India.
Cartoon Network TV games, accessible on channel no. 967 within “PlayZone Active” on the DishTV platform, offers 8 games branded under the much loved and immensely popular major cartoon characters amongst kids, who lead the Cartoon Network portfolio– Ben 10, Powerpuff Girls and Roll No. 21. A variety of games will be available under each of these characters to enhance the player’s experience and get them to engage closer with their favourite toons.
Elated with the promising tie-up, Mr. Arun Kapoor, Chief Executive Officer, DishTV said:
“At DishTV, we have always believed in providing the best entertainment to our subscribers. Being India’s most trusted DTH brand, we ensure that our subscribers from all age groups get entertained. Keeping this in mind, we are glad to strengthen our partnership with Visiware to launch a whole new set of Cartoon Network games on our platform. We are delighted with this launch since this service will offer games with India’s favourite characters such as Ben10, Powerpuff Girls, Roll No. 21 and more to mass audiences residing in smaller towns also. This strengthens our portfolio by penetrating not only the larger cities but also the Tier II-Tier III cities and small towns.”
Adventure Time with Jake, the old dog Finn and the human boy.
Ben 10 with Ben Tennyson and his brand new avatar as the feisty 10-year-old and his new by-the-book rookie partner.
Grim Adventures of Billy & Mandy with the Grim Reaper as their forced best friend.
Roll No. 21 with Kris stranded in a school run by a demon principal.
Powerpuff Girls with Blossom, Bubbles and Buttercup, three super-powered little girls,
Regular Show with Mordecai and Rigby, the two best of friends.
The games will be rotated on a monthly basis with one game refreshed every month. What more, the player can resume playing at any level using the access code provided at the end of each level on a selection of games. The service is available from May 2017 to all Dish TV subscribers on Channel 967. This service will be available for free preview to all DishTV subscribers for one month post which the service will be charged Rs.40 (including taxes) per month.
Visiware International, whose services have been deployed on 50+ networks worldwide, has for the last 20 years, been developing games for satellite, cable, IPTV and fibre networks as well as connected TV sets and OTT boxes. Its partnership with Cartoon Network will enable Visiware to put out high quality, premium content that is all set to redefine the casual gaming in interactive television for pay TV operators. Cartoon Network IPs and its much-loved characters bring in that extra fun and thrill to gaming, like never before.