Guillermo del Toro’s upcoming sci-fi action adventure Pacific Rim has...
Ankama’s ‘WAKFU’ to Premiere on TV5Monde
French animated series WAKFU will have its international premiere on TV5Monde Asia, Pacific, Orient and USA. The first season of the show will debut on Sept. 17, 2012 Weekdays at 5 p.m. (E.S.T). The second season will follow with a start date planned for October 23, 2012.
Virginie Landru, TV5Monde’s Youth Programs Manager, notes “A magical universe, fantastic adventures, and brave heroes; TV5MONDE is really proud of adding WAKFU to its portfolio. I am convinced that worldwide viewers will eagerly follow Yugo’s and his companions’ adventures into the unique world of WAKFU. Ankama really did a great job with the scenario, animation, humor, and music; it’s a total success!”
WAKFU is a global cross-media brand by Ankama Games which revolves around an online tactical turn-based MMORPG. In addition to the online game and animated series, elements consist of an Xbox Live Arcade Game (Islands of WAKFU), comics/manga, a trading card game, action figures and more. WAKFU is set within the same fantasy universe as the game Dofus, but takes place approximately 1,000 years later after a catastrophic world event known as the Great Deluge.
For more info, visit www.ankama.com.