Tuesday, May 23, 2006

Barbie signs new games deal

She may be pushing 47 years of age, but theres life in the old girl yet.

Activision have signed a deal with Mattel, which grants the company exclusive worldwide distribution rights to new video games on all platforms based on Mattel, Inc.'s Barbie brand. The video games are expected to be available at retail stores worldwide this fall.

With 15 million game units sold to date, it's no wonder Activision are "excited" at the deal.

The first two games are games based on Mattel Entertainment's upcoming movies, including
"The Barbie Diaries" PC, Nintendo GBA.
"Barbie In The 12 Dancing Princesses" Ps2,PC,Nintendo,GBA.

Activision will also distribute titles based on some of Mattel's best-selling video games including
"Barbie Fashion Show,"
"Barbie and the Magic of Pegasus"
"Barbie Beauty Boutique"

Activision press release

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5 comments:

gnome said...

I have a nice idea for a Barbie game, that involves the Wii controller. Where could I post it?

The Elderly said...

It's possible that Ken has already copyrighted the idea, but I'm sure there's plenty of room for a patent deviation.

gnome said...

"Ken sent me"

The Elderly said...

LOL

gnome said...

:)