Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Available From 29th September

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Available From 29th September

Cartoon Network UK Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Available From 29th September

Cartoon Network UK will be releasing an Adventure Time virtual reality game on Google Play for Android mobile devices on Thursday 29th September. The “I See Ooo” game features many of the characters from the popular animated show and the player can immerse themselves in a story in the Land of Ooo, with three different mini-games with twenty levels and several levels of difficulty. The first two mini-games will be avaliable from launch: Glider Flight and Snowball Fight, Puzzle Path will be released later as a free downloadable. The game will be released in UK, Ireland and the Nordic countries.

Alongside the release of the game, a Jake the Dog themed VR viewer will be available to purchase on pyramidshop.com and Forbidden Planet for £24.99, the viewer can also be used for other VR games. Each Jake the Dog VR viewer also comes with a download code for the I See Ooo app.

The I See Ooo game was developed by Bristol-based VR software company Opposable.

http://www.opposablevr.com

Patricia Hidalgo, chief content officer, Kids, Turner EMEA and international kids strategy said:

“At Turner we are committed to creating and developing the best content for audiences and ensuring that our viewers are able to experience our brands across multiple platforms, windows and devices. This comprehensive, immersive new VR experience for Adventure Time is an excellent example of how we are continually looking to innovate and offer fans new ways to interact with their favourite shows and characters – and on a deeper level than ever before.”

Johanne Broadfield, VP, Cartoon Network Enterprises, Turner EMEA said:

“I can’t think of a more perfect show to highlight this exciting new technology than the quirky and unpredictable Adventure Time. Its licensing potential and social currency gives us so much scope when creating new ways for fans to play and interact with the brand – and, in this instance, we have an amazing, one-of-a-kind offering that not only allows kids to try out virtual reality gaming but also gives them the chance to become Jake the Dog with a fully customised VR viewer.”

http://www.digitaltveurope.net/601782/cartoon-network-to-launch-vr-mobile-game-and-viewer/

From The Official Turner UK Press Release:

Cartoon Network is giving fans of global hit animated series Adventure Time an opportunity to experience the show in a whole new way, with the launch of the thrilling virtual reality mobile game “I See Ooo” and specially-designed Adventure Time branded viewer to play it through.

Feel closer to Finn the Human, Jake the Dog, Princess Bubblegum and the rest of the cast as you immerse yourself fully in the Land of Ooo. Play as Finn to take on three righteous challenges and help him unlock Party Pat, the Party Bears and Abracadaniel – and discover why the Ice King is such a party pooper.

Start the game in the Tree Fort partying with your friends when suddenly the Ice King attacks, freezes everyone and scatters them across Ooo. Now it’s up to you and Finn to find your friends, release them from their ice prisons and restart the party.

Featuring the popular characters and quirky stories familiar to fans of Adventure Time, “I See Ooo” is a funny, compelling, intuitive and highly-entertaining game with broad appeal that makes for a brilliant and affordable introduction to the world of virtual reality. It features an original story and two games to experience, Snowball Fight and Glider Flight, plus a third game, Puzzle Path, which will made available as a free downloadable content pack shortly after launch. Each game contains twenty levels with varying degrees of difficulty, alongside fourteen characters to discover. Launching together with a specially-designed Jake-the-Dog branded viewer, this is a first-of-a-kind offering for those wanting to try out virtual reality gaming.

What do you get?

1 Adventure Time branded viewer
1 original story
3 games set in the Land of Ooo (2 at launch + 1 as free downloadable content)
3 virtual rooms to explore in the Tree Fort (2 at launch + 1 included with free downloadable content)
20 levels to complete in each game
14 characters to discover (6 at launch + 8 further characters included with free downloadable content)
Powerful items to find and use in the games
Additional elements unlocked when you achieve awesomeness
Original music from the show

The combined “I See Ooo” virtual reality branded viewer and mobile game can be purchased now at pyramidshop.com and Forbidden Planet and is targeted at kids 7+ and adult fans. Created by Pendleton Ward and produced by Cartoon Network Studios, Adventure Time season seven is currently airing across Europe, the Middle East and Africa. Catch Adventure Time every day at 5pm on Cartoon Network.

Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Now Available For Samsung Gear VR

Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Now Available For Samsung Gear VR

Adventure Time Virtual Reality Game Now Available For Samsung Gear VR: Be In The Game!

Cartoon Network Games and Turbo Button, a Los Angeles based virtual reality development studio, have developed a new Adventure Time game with a difference, it puts the player in a virtual reality version of the Land of Ooo. The new game is called Adventure Time: Magic Man’s Head Games and was developed for the Samsung Gear VR. In the game, you play as a character known as “Tiny”, who’s been transformed into a balloon by the Magic Man. The game follows Finn and Jake on their quest to free Tiny from the spell. The game is available for free and should offer around 30 mins of gameplay. At present, the game is only available in the Oculus Store in the USA and Canada.

Christopher Waldron, vice president of Cartoon Network Digital explained that VR can be a tool to re-invent cartoon storytelling and Adventure Time’s creative team are looking for new innovative ways to entertain fans:

“The Adventure Time creators are all early adopters and enthusiasts in this space themselves and have a reputation for re-inventing storytelling, so during key phases of development we provided builds for them to review and give feedback. Pen Ward, the creator of Adventure Time, even jumped in and provided voiceover.”

Christina Miller, president and general manager of Cartoon Network, Adult Swim, and Boomerang explained that gamers and animation fans are looking for new entertainment experiences and want to play in an interactive world based on their favourite animated shows:

“Embarking on these new VR projects has been a great creative exercise for us. We are experimenting and learning new ways of creating content that will engage our fans and tell stories that are completely different than what we have done on any other platforms in the past. Our fans aren’t just looking through a window into these worlds; they’re able to climb through that window and be in these worlds”

http://fortune.com/2015/09/21/adventure-time-vr-game/
http://www.roadtovr.com/new-adventure-time-gear-vr-game-released-gameplay-footage-revealed/