D3Publisher of America, Inc. (D3PA) has sealed a worldwide publishing agreement with DreamWorks Animation SKG for videogames based on the forthcoming computer animated feature film, FLUSHED AWAY, produced by Aardman Animation. The first games are scheduled to be released for console systems and handheld systems in Q4 2006 to coincide with the release of the film on Nov. 3, 2006.
"This agreement with DreamWorks Animation SKG is a significant milestone for D3Publisher of America," stated Careen Yapp, vp of licensing and business development for D3PA. "Our blueprint for success has always included both original intellectual properties, as well as licensed titles from top entertainment companies. FLUSHED AWAY will be a key title for us in 2006 and we are very pleased to be working with the DreamWorks and Aardman Animation teams to deliver a fun gaming experience that expands on the computer animated feature film."
FLUSHED AWAY games will be a story driven, third-person action-platform game that captures the characters and humor of the film. The games will also feature new characters and environments that are unique to the game. The console products will be developed by Vicious Cycle and the handheld products will be developed by Altron and ART.
D3Publisher of America, Inc. (D3PA) is a publisher and developer of interactive entertainment software. For more information, visit www.d3publisher.us.