SANTA ANA, CA - (November 19, 2013) —Little Orbit, together with Mattel, announced today the launch of an all-new game for Barbie® fans everywhere: Barbie™ Dreamhouse Party™. Based on the popular Barbie™ Life in the Dreamhouse web series, Barbie Dreamhouse Party takes players on a fabulous adventure through the Dreamhouse with Barbie and her BFFs!
Available now just in time for a fashionable holiday season, Barbie Dreamhouse Party launches for the Wii™, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ for a MSRP of $29.99 and on Wii U™ for $39.99 at all major retailers. Distributed by Majesco Entertainment (NASDAQ: COOL), the game is rated E for Everyone by the ESRB.
“With Barbie Dreamhouse Party, fans are truly going to get a glimpse into life in the Dreamhouse,” said Matt Scott, CEO of Little Orbit. “We’ve combined all the activities Barbie fans of all ages love to create an exciting new game experience.”
When Raquelle™ accidentally sets the computerized Dreamhouse butler “Closet” to Party Game mode, Barbie and her friends must use skills, charm, and teamwork to make their way through a variety of mini-games designed to dazzle and delight. Impress Closet with fab style as players unlock more than 100 fashion accessories and photos to display on their very own Barbie™ Inspiration Wall!
Ready for a fun variety of mini-games? Whether Barbie and her friends are cleaning up after a Cupcake Explosion (and maybe throwing one or two to boot), off to Strike-a-Pose on the most fashionable runway or giving a Groom & Glam to her favorite pets, there are plenty of fun activities for players of all ages to do inside the Dreamhouse.
About Little Orbit
Little Orbit is a worldwide video game publisher formed in January 2010 with a focus on licensed-based entertainment products. The company’s emphasis is on working with popular creators to extend their vision into games through transmedia storytelling and engaging content for all gaming platforms. Little Orbit has a unique history assisting major entertainment companies to leverage their brands through emerging game channels to help grow and engage consumers. Founded by industry veterans and key development, sales and marketing personnel, Little Orbit is focused on three primary channels of distribution including traditional game retail, non-traditional retail channels, and digital download over the various platform networks.
Mattel, Inc. (Nasdaq: MAT) is the worldwide leader in the design, manufacture and marketing of toys and family products. The Mattel family is comprised of such best-selling brands as Barbie®, the most popular fashion doll ever produced, Hot Wheels®, Monster High®, American Girl®, Thomas & Friends® and Fisher-Price® brands, including Little People® and Power Wheels®, as well as a wide array of entertainment-inspired toy lines. In 2013, Mattel was named as one of FORTUNE Magazine's "100 Best Companies to Work For" for the sixth year in a row and as one of the "World's Most Ethical Companies" by Ethisphere Magazine. Mattel also is ranked No. 2 on Corporate Responsibility Magazine's "100 Best Corporate Citizens" list. With worldwide headquarters in El Segundo, Calif., Mattel employs nearly 30,000 people in 40 countries and territories and sells products in more than 150 nations. At Mattel, we are Creating the Future of Play. Visit us at www.mattel.com, www.facebook.com/mattel or www.twitter.com/mattel.