Nickelodeon and Wonder Forge, Inc.™ Team Up To Create Innovative New Line of
Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles Games for 2013
Wonder Forge Secures Multi-Year Game Licensing Rights to Exciting New
TOY FAIR 2013
SEATTLE -- February 10, 2013
Wonder Forge, Inc.^™, ranked one of Washington State’s fastest growing
companies^1 and a stand-out in the game aisle, has signed a multi-year
licensing agreement to develop games based on Nickelodeon’s newly rebooted
CG-animated series, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. The new line of Wonder Forge
games will debut at New York Toy Fair later this month, and will be available
at retail beginning spring of 2013. Teenage Mutant Turtles premiered on
Nickelodeon last Sept. and was an instant hit drawing almost 12 million
viewers during its premiere weekend.
“We were huge fans of the original series and couldn’t resist the opportunity
to bring to life these captivating characters and adventure-filled stories in
game form,” said Joel Berman, head of business development and licensing at
Wonder Forge. “We’re very excited to offer this next generation of Turtles
fans a whole new way to engage with their favorite characters and story
“Wonder Forge brings great innovation to the Games category in the toy
industry, and we are thrilled to partner with them to develop Teenage Mutant
Ninja Turtles signature board games,” said Manuel Torres, Senior Vice
President, Global Toys and Consumer Electronics, Nickelodeon. “TMNT fans will
be able to enjoy with their friends and family hours of fun, action and
adventure through original strategy and skill and action board games solely
created with this brand in mind.”
2013 Game Highlights
Registered media attendees can preview the complete 2013 Wonder Forge line-up
during Toy Fair, February 10 – 13 at the Jacob Javits Center in New York,
booth # 2761.
Nickelodeon^TM Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles^TM Flying Attack^TM Skill and
Action Board Game
Flipping, flying action-packed fun in a teetering tower game.
Send the Turtles flying to knock off Shredder’s Foot Clan as they climb the
big, teetering tower, or play as Shredder racing to get your ninjas to the top
Age: 6+; MSRP $19.99; Available Fall, 2013 in mass and specialty retail
Nickelodeon^TM Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles^TM Clash Alley^TM Strategy Board
Beat the bad guys in this action-packed 3D strategy board game!
Run, climb, and leap as you race through the 3D warehouse on important
missions to rescue April, recover objects–and even pick up a pizza! On the
way, your Turtle must battle mutants, Kraang, and Shredder.
Age: 6+; MSRP $16.99; Available Spring, 2013 Exclusively at Target
Wonder Forge launched in 2007 and today includes a product line of more than
80 games and puzzles, featuring cherished children’s properties such as Disney
Princess, Minnie Mouse, Jake and the Never Land Pirates, Dr. Seuss, DC Super
Friends, Richard Scarry’s Busytown, Angelina Ballerina, Curious George,
Chuggington, and MythBusters. Wonder Forge has amassed more than 130 awards
for game excellence and sells its products in 10 countries around the globe.
^1 Puget Sound Business Journal, 2010
About Wonder Forge, Inc.^™
In 2007 a small group of creative folks with a passion for children’s
entertainment came together to develop extraordinarily fun, original, quality
play experiences. Wonder Forge preschool titles celebrate the “can do” in all
kids, engaging them physically, socially, and creatively. Our family games
bridge generation gaps and build lasting family bonds. We are proud to now
offer more than 60 games and puzzles, created in partnership with some of the
industry’s top licenses, and honored with more than 130 prestigious awards for
product excellence. To learn more, visit www.wonderforge.com.
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 100 million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable
network for 18 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit
www.nickpress.com. Nickelodeon and all related titles, characters and logos
are trademarks of Viacom Inc. (NASDAQ: VIA, VIA.B).
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