NAMCO BANDAI Games and LITTLE ORBIT® expand distribution agreement on 2013 Lineup in European and Middle East territories
April 3, 2013
NAMCO BANDAI Games will distribute major Little Orbit titles including Young Justice: Legacy™ and titles based on Mattel’s Monster High™ and Barbie® brands, all scheduled to be available this autumn 2013
Little Orbit, a worldwide game publisher, and NAMCO BANDAI Games, leading video game publisher, developer and distributor, today announced they have signed an agreement for the distribution of Little Orbit’s 2013 lineup which includes Young Justice: Legacy™ and titles based on Mattel’s Monster High ™ and Barbie® brands in territories including United Kingdom, Ireland, France, Germany, Italy, Spain, Portugal, Greece, United Arab Emirates, Austria, Switzerland, plus the entire Benelux. All titles except Young Justice: Legacy™ will also be distributed in Nordic Regions.
“As we worked closely with Little Orbit during the past few years, we have been glad to establish such a trustworthy relationship with them. We are thrilled to extend our collaboration and look forward to the future as we now consider Little Orbit one of our closest partners” said Alberto González Lorca, VP Third Parties, NAMCO BANDAI Games Europe.
“Little Orbit is very selective about our products and our partners. Namco has done an excellent job of supporting us, and we look forward to working with them on a wider range of products in the coming years,” said Matthew Scott, CEO of Little Orbit. “It’s nice to feel like our products are treated with equal care alongside their own.”
Young Justice: Legacy, licensed by Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, is an Action-RPG based on the popular Young Justice animated series. In Young Justice: Legacy fans can look forward to an original storyline set in between Seasons 1 and 2 of the television series. The game is packed with fan favorite playable characters, cameo appearances by popular Justice League heroes and villains, and includes online multiplayer as well as local multiplayer modes. This new video game will be available for the PlayStation®3 computer entertainment system, the Xbox 360® video game and entertainment system from Microsoft, the Nintendo 3DS™ and Wii-U™ systems and PC on September 10th, 2013 in Europe.
From the brand that has become a worldwide phenomenon and is everywhere girls are today, Monster High™ looks forward to releasing a new video game based on one of their highly anticipated movies. The game allows fans to travel inside the monsterfied world of Monster High as your favorite ghoul and solve puzzles to influence alternate endings. The video game will be brought to Nintendo’s Wii U™, Wii™, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ systems in autumn 2013.
In the new Barbie™ title, girls will have the opportunity to explore the iconic Dreamhouse®. With the ability to play fabulous mini games and unlock surprises in every room of the Dreamhouse, girls have the unique opportunity to check out Malibu’s most famous piece of real estate! The game is scheduled to arrive in stores this autumn 2013 for the Nintendo’s Wii U™ console, the Wii™ console, the Nintendo 3DS™ system and the Nintendo DS™ system.
For more details on the Little Orbit product portfolio, visit www.littleorbit.com