Press Release from Amberwood Entertainment
Ottawa, June 2nd, 2009 -- Amberwood Entertainment today announced that it has concluded a DVD deal with Magna Home Entertainment for ROLLBOTS. The deal will see Magna release the first season of 26 half-hours across Australia and New Zealand following the broadcast on Network 10.
"We are delighted to have Magna join the ROLLBOTS team" said Jonathan Wiseman, Senior Vice President at Amberwood. "They have a proven track record in the region and have a strong campaign planned for ROLLBOTS."
Jason Behan, Head of Acquisitions at Magna Pacific stated: "We're thrilled to represent ROLLBOTS in the territory and look forward to a successful launch of the brand in 2010. It is one of the highest quality boys' series to come along in the last few years and a brand that is bursting with so many engaging elements."
The 26 half-hour CG animated series premiered this past February on Canada's YTV and is slated for a September 12th, 2009 launch in the US on TheCW4Kids block of Saturday morning programming on The CW Network. The series is also complimented by an extensive online gaming world at RollBots.com.
ROLLBOTS introduces the world of Flip City and Spin, a crime fighting 'bot, who lacks a tribe of his own but makes up for it with incredible speed. Spin takes on criminals in Flip City and while on his adventures, discovers many things about himself, including why he has no tribe.