Majesco Entertainment and Disney Interactive Collaborate on Upcoming
Video Game Release for Phineas and Ferb
Original Multi-Platform Game to Release in 2013
EDISON, NJ -- (Marketwire) -- 01/08/13 -- Majesco Entertainment
Company (NASDAQ: COOL), an innovative provider of games for the mass
market, announced today a relationship with Disney Interactive to
start development of original video games based on the animated hit
Disney television series Phineas and Ferb.
"We are thrilled to be teaming up with Disney to bring a new Phineas
and Ferb game to market across multiple platforms," said Jesse
Sutton, Chief Executive Officer, Majesco Entertainment. "Phineas and
Ferb is known for fun-filled adventures and hilarious gags that
appeal to a universal audience, and we're creating a game that
leverages the characters and brand attributes of the highly
The new game will be developed for retail consoles and gaming
handhelds, including smartphones and tablets, and is scheduled for
release in August 2013.
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About Disney Interactive Media Group
Disney Interactive, one of the
world's largest creators of high-quality interactive entertainment
across all platforms, is the part of The Walt Disney Company
responsible for the global creation and delivery of interactive
entertainment, multi-platform video games, and family-focused content
across all current and emerging digital media platforms. Disney
Interactive produces and distributes a broad portfolio of content
from Disney Interactive Games and Disney Interactive Media. Products
and content released and operated by Disney Interactive include
blockbuster mobile, social and console games, online virtual worlds,
#1 kid's entertainment destination Disney.com and the #1
Family/Parenting portfolio on the Web.
Disney Interactive is the interactive entertainment part of The Walt
Disney Company (NYSE: DIS).
About Majesco Entertainment Company
Majesco Entertainment Company is
a leading developer and publisher of video games for the mass market.
Building on more than 20 years of operating history, the company is
focused on developing a
nd publishing a wide range of casual and
family oriented video games on all leading console and handheld
platforms as well as online, social networks and mobile devices.
Product highlights include Zumba(R) Fitness, Cooking Mama(TM) and NBA
Baller Beats(TM). The company's shares are traded on the Nasdaq Stock
Market under the symbol: COOL. Majesco is headquartered in Edison, NJ
with offices in San Francisco, CA, Brockhampton, UK, and a social
games development studio in Foxboro, MA. More info can be found
online at majescoent.com or on Twitter @Majesco.
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