Atlantyca Entertainment has signed a multi-territory licensing agreement with Nintendo that will present young gamers with a variety of Bat Pat branded themes for the Nintendo 3DS handheld system. The popular animated series will inspired a range of images, unique icons and backgrounds incorporated within personalized Nintendo 3DS HOME Menu themes.
The Bat Pat themes will launch this month, and will be available to 3DS users across Europe, South Africa, Australia and New Zealand.
“Kids are all about mobile entertainment, digital tablets, and fun on the go,” said Marco Paccinini, Atlantyca Entertainment’s Licensing Manager. “Nintendo has been a wonderful partner for us in the digital space, our past successes with our Geronimo Stilton and Thea Sisters brands have compelled us to pursue the same wonderfully successful opportunity for our newest property, Bat Pat. Atlantyca is all about bringing the fun of their wonderful animation and publishing characters to the next generation of screens.”
Bat Pat (52 x 11 min.) is a spooky animated adventure-comedy for kids, produced by Atlantyca Ent. and Imira with the participation of Rai Fiction and RTVE. The show follows the Silver siblings Rebecca, Leo and Martin as they and their winged companion, Bat Pat, encounter a range of lovable, creepy characters. The group works to help the quirky residents of Fogville unravel supernatural mysteries and show that most monsters are just misunderstood.
The series has sold to Italy, Spain, Belgium, Sweden, Lithuania and the Middle East.