By Crystal Colwell / November 8th, 2013
Join best buds Mordecai and Rigby in their very own 8-Bit video game adventure in Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land
Video game is based on the Emmy® award-winning animated comedy from Cartoon Network
London, UK – November 8th 2013 – D3Publisher (D3P) and Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) today announced Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land is now available in the UK exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS™ system in its first foray into the video game world. Developed by WayForward, in close collaboration with the show’s creator JG Quintel, Mordecai and Rigby prove that a day in the life of Regular Showis anything but.
In Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land, best buds Mordecai and Rigby get transported into a variety of mysterious video games, where they’ll have to use their best skills and unique abilities to traverse the various challenges to escape and get back home in this brand-new ‘eggscellent’ journey. This hi-jinx filled adventure is packed with action platforming, side-scroller space shooting, old-school top down video game mania, and comes fully loaded with fan-favorite characters and humor from the show.
“With Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land, our sister company, D3Publisher, and WayForward have created an incredibly fun and awesome experience for fans of all ages” said Mathieu Piau, EMEA Marketing Director for NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe. “As the game captures the essence of Cartoon Network’s TV series Regular Show, it will allow players to follow a hilarious story and its characters, created by the very talented JG Quintel”.
Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land is now available in the UK for the Nintendo 3DS™ system.
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About NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S.
NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe S.A.S., part of NAMCO BANDAI Holdings Inc., is a leading global publisher and developer of interactive content for platforms including all major video game consoles and PC, with marketing and sales operations in 50 countries across Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Australasia. The company is known for creating and publishing many of the industry’s top video game franchises, including PAC-MAN™, Tekken™, SOULCALIBUR™, NARUTO™, NARUTO SHIPPUDEN™, Dragon Ball®, GALAGA™, RIDGE RACER™ and ACE COMBAT™. More information about the company and its products can be found at http://www.namcobandaigames.eu or www.facebook.com/namcobandaigames.europe.
About Cartoon Network Enterprises
Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) is responsible for building consumer products and merchandising programs for a wide range of brands by securing and supporting long-term licensing partnerships across all categories. As the global branding and merchandising arm of Cartoon Network and Adult Swim, the division manages the consumer product programs for the networks’ award-winning original programming, brands and characters including Ben 10, Adventure Time, Regular Show, The Amazing World of Gumball, The Powerpuff Girls, Adult Swim and more. CNE also serves as the exclusive global licensing agent for LazyTown Entertainment and the PGA of America for the youth marketplace.
Cartoon Network (CartoonNetwork.com) is the #1 U.S. television network among boys 6-11. Currently seen in 99 million U.S. homes and 194 countries around the world, Cartoon Network is Turner Broadcasting System, Inc.’s ad-supported cable service now available in HD offering the best in original, acquired and classic entertainment for kids and families. In addition to Emmy-winning original programming and industry-leading digital apps and online games, Cartoon Network embraces key social issues affecting families with solution-oriented initiatives such as Stop Bullying: Speak Up and the Move It Movement.
Turner Broadcasting System, Inc., a Time Warner company, creates and programs branded news, entertainment, animation and young adult media environments on television and other platforms for consumers around the world.
D3Publisher is a leading worldwide publisher of interactive entertainment software for all platforms, including console and handheld gaming systems, personal computers, smartphones, and tablets. The company also owns development studio Vicious Cycle Software, Inc., and its technology platform, Vicious Engine 2™. For more information about D3Publisher and its products, please visit: www.d3publisher.us.
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Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land