Through a major international publishing agreement with Cartoon Network, The Game Factory will develop and market a new racing video game based on popular animated shows. Scheduled for release on Nintendo DS and Sony PlayStation 2 across Europe and the U.S. during the 2006 holiday season, The title will feature characters from Cartoon Network’s The Powerpuff Girls; Cow & Chicken; Courage, the Cowardly Dog; I Am Weasel; Johnny Bravo and Dexter’s Laboratory.
The arcade-style game will allow players to pit their favorite Cartoon Network characters against each other or race against their friends. The title is reminiscent of Majesco’s Cartoon Network Speedway, a cart racing game released in 2003 for Game Boy Advance. Developed by DC Studios, that game included characters from Courage the Cowardly Dog, Cow and Chicken, Johnny Bravo, Sheep in the Big City and Ed, Edd n Eddy.
A worldwide publisher that specializes in games based on leading international children’s properties, The Game Factory is based in Brabrand, Denmark, and has subsidiaries in London and Santa Monica, Calif. For more information on the company and its products, go to www.gamefactorygames.com.