VTech Launches 18 New Nickelodeon Adventures for the Award-Winning InnoTab Range

VTech Launches 18 New Nickelodeon Adventures for the Award-Winning InnoTab
Range

Mike the Knight Joins VTech and Nickelodeon's Library of Downloadable Videos

CHICAGO, Dec. 20, 2012 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- VTech Electronics North America,
LLC (http://www.vtechkids.com/) today released 18 all-new videos featuring
Nickelodeon's popular preschool series, Mike the Knight. Suitable for kids
ages 3 to 6, the Mike the Knight episodes can be downloaded and viewed on
VTech's award-winning InnoTab Learning App Tablet range: InnoTab, InnoTab 2,
InnoTab 2S and InnoTab 2 Baby tablets. Videos are available for download now
from $2.99 (two adventures per episode) and $7.50 (bundle of three episodes)
from VTech's download center, the Learning Lodge Navigator
(http://www.vtechkids.com/download). Mike the Knight joins several Nickelodeon
properties available for download, including Dora the Explorer; Team Umizoomi;
Bubble Guppies; Go, Diego, Go!; and SpongeBob SquarePants.

"We are thrilled to add Mike the Knight content to VTech's library of
downloadable apps and InnoTab products," said Sherice Torres, Senior Vice
President of Home Entertainment, DTO and Videogame Licensing, Nickelodeon
Consumer Products. "Through our seamless relationship with VTech, we have been
able to continue to provide our fans with a deeper connection with their
favorite Nickelodeon characters wherever they are."

The 18 new Mike the Knight videos are available for easy download through
VTech's download center, the Learning Lodge Navigator
(www.vtechkids.com/download). By Christmas 2012, the Learning Lodge Navigator
library will include 350 apps including games, e-books, music, videos and much
more. Mike the Knight is a half-hour, adventure series that teaches kids about
friendship, loyalty, and determination as they join Mike, a young
knight-in-training, on his missions to protect his kingdom, serve his Queen
and become a full-fledged knight.

"VTech is excited to be building on our already strong relationship with
Nickelodeon by expanding into downloadable videos featuring Mike the Knight,"
said William To, President of VTech Electronics North America. "Mike the
Knight is a real kids' favorite and is sure to be one of our most popular
downloads from our large library of apps. Our InnoTab range provides parents
of young children with reassurance that they are learning while playing as
well as guaranteed entertainment thanks to fun videos like Mike the Knight
from just $2.99."

About InnoTab Learning App Tablets
VTech's award winning range of Educational Tablets, InnoTab, for kids ages 3
to 9 have touch-screens and free onboard learning activities.

The InnoTab 2S was launched in August and features a 5" touch-screen,
rotatable digital camera and video recorder, tilt sensor, MP3 music player,
e-reader, art studio, microphone and more and retails at major retail
locations and vtechkids.com/innotab2s for SRP $99.99. Equipped with Wi-Fi it
allows kids to create a wish list of downloadable apps, which they can then
send to their parent's smart phone, tablet or computer. If the parents are
happy with their child's preferred apps, they can approve the wish list and
the selected apps will download instantly to the child's InnoTab 2S tablet.

The InnoTab 2 is available with all of the great InnoTab 2S features except
Wi-Fi and retails for $79.99. Visit vtechkids.com/innotab2 for more
information.

The InnoTab 2 Baby was just launched exclusively at WalMart. The InnoTab 2
Baby is a learning tablet for children ages one to nine. It is designed with
your growing child in mind, and has special content geared towards even the
youngest of learners. This tablet for kids comes with a soft, removable gel
bumper that helps protect the InnoTab 2 Baby from drops and tumbles. It has
four activities geared towards infants and toddlers, including a simple Noah's
Ark e-book, 12 sing-along nursery rhyme songs, one drawing activity and one
coloring activity, and over 100 signs from the leading baby sign language
organization, Baby Signs, Inc. InnoTab 2 Baby also includes a camera, video
recorder, music player, e-book reader, video player, art studio and other fun
apps for your child to play with as they grow and retails for $89.00. Visit
(http://www.walmart.com/ip/VTech-InnoTab-2-Baby/22171663) for more
information.

About VTech
VTech, the creator of the Electronic Learning Products (ELP) category and the
award-winning V.Smile TV Learning System, is a world leader of age-appropriate
learning toys. Since 1980, VTech has been developing high-quality, innovative
educational products that enrich children's development, from birth to
preteen, through fun and smart play. VTech Electronics North America, LLC is
based in Arlington Heights, Ill. VTech Electronics Ltd. is headquartered in
Hong Kong with distribution throughout North America, Europe and Asia. For
more information on VTech's additional product lines, visit www.VTechKids.com,
www.facebook.com/VTechtoys on Facebook, or follow @VTechToys on Twitter.

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About Nickelodeon
Nickelodeon, now in its 33rd year, is the number-one entertainment brand for
kids. It has built a diverse, global business by putting kids first in
everything it does. The company includes television programming and production
in the United States and around the world, plus consumer products, online,
recreation, books and feature films. Nickelodeon's U.S. television network is
seen in more than 100 million households and has been the number-one-rated
basic cable network for 17 consecutive years. For more information or artwork,
visit http://www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters
and logos are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (Nasdaq:VIA) (Nasdaq:VIA.B).

CONTACT: Elizabeth Mackey
         VTech Kids
         (847) 463-2728
         elizabeth_mackey@vtechkids.com

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