WARNER BROS. INTERACTIVE ENTERTAINMENT, TT GAMES, AND THE LEGO GROUP LAUNCH THE LEGO® MOVIE 2 VIDEOGAME
Scour the Stars and Journey Across the LEGO® Universe in an All-New Brick Building Adventure for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation 4 & Xbox One!
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and The LEGO Group today announced the launch of The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame,inspired by the new big-screen animated adventure, The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part from Warner Bros. Pictures in cinemas March 21st. The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame is available now for Nintendo Switch™ system, PlayStation® 4 computer entertainment system, the Xbox One family of devices, including Xbox One X with a RRP of $59.95. The physical version for Nintendo Switch™ will be available on March 13, 2019.
The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame is based on events that take place in The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part as the story begins in the desolated wasteland of Apocalypseburg where alien invaders have left Bricksburg in ruins! Emmet, Lucy and his awesome crew of companions go beyond their world to save their friends from the strange inhabitants of the faraway Systar System.
“The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame brings the amazing locations and action from both the sequel and the original 2014 blockbuster The LEGO® Movie, where kids can play as Emmet, Lucy and other loveable characters,” said Arthur Parsons, Head of Design, TT Games Studios. “Families and friends can journey together to complete quests and amass hidden relics to complete their collections in fantastical LEGO® worlds environments/locations that come to life with a dizzying array of vehicles and creatures.”
“Imagination and creation are the hallmarks of LEGO® play and TheLEGO Movie 2 Videogame delivers on this promise,” said Sean William McEvoy, VP Digital Games & Apps, The LEGO Group. “Mission based building will empower players and put their creativity into action with the ability to build items anywhere to solve puzzles.”
Players can continue their adventures in The LEGO® Movie 2 Videogame this spring with free DLC adding new locations to explore, new characters to meet and new challenges to face.
For more game information, visit LEGOMovie2-videogame.wbgames.com
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About TT Games
TT Games, an affiliate of Warner Bros. Entertainment, Inc., is the developer behind numerous hit LEGO videogame franchises such as LEGO® Batman™, LEGO® Star Wars™, LEGO® Harry Potter™, LEGO® Marvel Super Heroes and LEGO® Indiana Jones™, as well as popular titles LEGO® Marvel’s Avengers, LEGO® Jurassic World™, LEGO® Worlds and many others, which combined have sold over 200 million units worldwide to date. With U.K. offices in Knutsford, Wilmslow, Brighton and Maidenhead, TT Games has a distinctive focus on console, handheld, mobile and PC games of the highest quality, aimed at young gamers and their families. Additional information about TT Games can be found at www.ttgames.com.
About Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, a division of Warner Bros. Home Entertainment, Inc., is a premier worldwide publisher, developer, licensor and distributor of entertainment content for the interactive space across all platforms, including console, handheld, mobile and PC-based gaming for both internal and third-party game titles.
About The LEGO Group
The LEGO Group is a privately held, family-owned company with headquarters in Billund, Denmark, and main offices in Enfield, USA, London, UK, Shanghai, China, and Singapore. Founded in 1932 by Ole Kirk Kristiansen, and based on the iconic LEGO® brick, it is one of the world’s leading manufacturers of play materials. Guided by the company spirit: “Only the best is good enough”, the company is committed to the development of children and aims to inspire and develop the builders of tomorrow through creative play and learning. LEGO products are sold worldwide and can be virtually explored at www.LEGO.com. For more news from the LEGO Group, information about our financial performance and responsibility engagement, please visit http://www.LEGO.com/aboutus.
About The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part
Opening February 8, 2019, the much-anticipated sequel to the critically acclaimed, global box office phenomenon that started it all, The LEGO® Movie 2: The Second Part reunites the heroes of Bricksburg in an all new action-packed adventure to save their beloved city. It’s been five years since everything was awesome and the citizens are now facing a huge new threat: LEGO DUPLO® invaders from outer space, wrecking everything faster than it can be rebuilt. The battle to defeat the invaders and restore harmony to the LEGO universe will take Emmet, Lucy, Batman and their friends to faraway, unexplored worlds, including a galaxy filled with fantastic planets, strange characters and catchy new songs. It will test their courage, creativity and Master Building skills, and reveal just how special they really are..
The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part stars Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Banks, Tiffany Haddish, Will Arnett, Stephanie Beatriz, Charlie Day, Alison Brie, Nick Offerman, Maya Rudolph. Directed by Mike Mitchell, from a screenplay written by Phil Lord & Christopher Miller, based on LEGO Construction Toys, the film is produced by Dan Lin, Phil Lord, Christopher Miller Roy Lee, and Jinko Gotoh. Executive producers are Jill Wilfert, Keith Malone, Matthew Ashton, Chris McKay, Zareh Nalbandian, Ryan Halprin, Will Allegra, and Chris Leahy. Trisha Gum is the animation director. Patrick Marc Hanenberger is the production designer; Clare Knight, the editor; and Mark Mothersbaugh, the composer. A Warner Bros. Pictures and Warner Animation Group presentation, in association with LEGO System A/S, a Rideback/Lord Miller/Vertigo Entertainment Production, The LEGO Movie 2: The Second Part will be distributed by Warner Bros. Pictures.