Ubisoft and Nickelodeon have teamed together to bring a brand new TV series based around Ubisoft’s famous Rabbids. Nickelodeon have secured a global broadcast agreement, excluding France for some reason.
Ubisoft will be making 78 seven-minute full CG episodes which will be aired as 26 half-hour shows. The episodes will be shown across it’s worldwide channels beginning in 2013.
“Nickelodeon is one of the world’s leading entertainment brands for children and families, and Ubisoft is thrilled to be partnering with Nickelodeon to deliver unique television programming to its viewers,” said Jean-Julien Baronnet, chief executive officer of Ubisoft Motion Pictures. “As the world’s most recognized entertainment brand for children and families, Nickelodeon is the perfect vehicle to share the zany Rabbids characters and their crazy adventures with television audiences around the globe. This partnership represents a major milestone in Ubisoft’s strategy to expand its brands to new media, thereby attracting new audiences to its games.”