Time to be a hero in the first ever console game from the #1 kids’ superhero tv show
It’s the right time to fight crime as the PJ Masks embark on their first ever console video game adventure. Outright Games, the leading global publisher of family friendly interactive entertainment, in partnership with Hasbro, today shout hooray as they announce PJ MASKS HEROES OF THE NIGHT a platforming adventure game for little heroes everywhere, releasing this year on Nintendo Switch, Playstation®, Xbox and PC Digital.
View the announcement trailer here:
Get your PJs on and become heroes Catboy, Owlette, and Gekko in the most exciting PJ Masks video game yet. Use their superpowers – like Catboy’s speed, Owlette’s super flying moves, and mighty Gekko’s muscles – to stop the most popular night-time baddies. Explore eight PJ Masks locations, from the city roofs and Mystery Mountain all the way to the Moon! With help from PJ Robot, players will discover a world of friendship, teamwork, and amazing hidden collectibles. Bedtime is the right time to fight crime – but can the world be saved from Romeo, Luna Girl, Night Ninja and more villains?
Produced by eOne, Hasbro’s global entertainment studio, PJ Masks has been a hit with TV viewers worldwide since its premiere on Disney Junior in 2015. It is now one the top broadcast and licensing properties for pre-schoolers, ranking as a Disney Junior top five series among kids 2-5 with annual global retail sales reaching $1.15 billion.
‘We’re beyond excited to be the ones to finally bring the PJ Masks home to consoles in this brand new adventure, our partnership with Hasbro on creating amazing kids video games has been a dream come true’ says Terry Malham, CEO of Outright Games. ‘The PJ Masks are a beloved, modern franchise for kids and really serve that growing audience from pre-school to older kids discovering the world of superhero adventure for the first time. With all our games we want to bring kids into the amazing world of video games and couldn’t think of a better fit for this than the PJ Masks’.
- BE THE HEROES – Play as Catboy, Owlette, and Gekko
- EXPLORE THE WORLD – Visit 8 familiar PJ Masks locations
- PLAY SAFELY – Use controls designed for little heroes
- STOP THE BADDIES – Save the day from Romeo, Luna Girl, Night Ninja and more
- SEARCH FOR COLLECTIBLES – Find lots of cool hidden items
PJ Masks Heroes of the Night launches this year for Nintendo Switch, PlayStation, Xbox and PC Digital
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About Outright Games:
Hasbro (NASDAQ: HAS) is a global play and entertainment company committed to making the world a better place for all children, fans and families. Hasbro delivers immersive brand experiences for global audiences through consumer products, including toys and games; entertainment through eOne, its independent studio; and gaming, led by the team at Wizards of the Coast, an award-winning developer of tabletop and digital games best known for fantasy franchises MAGIC: THE GATHERING and DUNGEONS & DRAGONS.
The company’s unparalleled portfolio of approximately 1,500 brands includes MAGIC: THE GATHERING, NERF, MY LITTLE PONY, TRANSFORMERS, PLAY-DOH, MONOPOLY, BABY ALIVE, DUNGEONS & DRAGONS, POWER RANGERS, PEPPA PIG and PJ MASKS, as well as premier partner brands. For the past decade, Hasbro has been consistently recognized for its corporate citizenship, including being named one of the 100 Best Corporate Citizens by 3BL Media and one of the World’s Most Ethical Companies by Ethisphere Institute. Important business and brand updates are routinely shared on our Investor Relations website, Newsroom and social channels (@Hasbro on Twitter, Instagram, Facebook and LinkedIn.)
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Petoons Studio is a videogame development company founded in 2016 in Barcelona. The team is a talented mix of innovative artists, animators and programmers working together to create world-class videogames.
Petoons Studio is pioneering the art of “Storyplaying”, fusing video games and animation in new ways of entertainment. We provide comprehensive development services for top brands, leveraging the talent of our highly creative and experienced team.
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