LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--D3Publisher (D3P) and Cartoon Network Enterprises (CNE) today announced Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land is available exclusively for the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held 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 Show is 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.
"Working in close collaboration with Regular Show creator JG Quintel really allowed us to create a game that stays true to the animated series," said Peter Andrew, vice president of production, D3P. "The game really captures Regular Show’s signature charm and offers another fun way for fans to enjoy their favorite franchise characters and locations."
"One of Cartoon Network’s signature comedy series, Regular Show has established itself with a distinct tone and sense of humor that is funny, relatable and full of pop culture references," said Pete Yoder, vice president of consumer products, North America for CNE. "In Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land, D3Publisher and WayForward have done a great job at tapping in to those themes and delivering a game that provides a fun experience for fans of all ages."
Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land is now available for the Nintendo 3DS™ hand-held system with a suggested retail price of $29.95. The title is rated "E10+" (Cartoon Violence) by the ESRB. For more information on Regular Show: Mordecai and Rigby in 8-Bit Land, please visit http://www.regularshowvideogames.com/.
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.
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