An additional 13 episodes are commissioned of PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures Season II, which is set to premiere on Disney XD.
41 Entertainment, Arad Productions and NAMCO BANDAI Games announced that they have commissioned an additional 13 episodes to complete Season II for the PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures property (the “Property”). The TV series, currently consisting of 39 x 22’ episodes will be expanded to 52 x 22’. The full season will premiere on Disney XD U.S.
States 41e’s CEO, Allen Bohbot, “This property continues to grow and expand and I am very pleased to announce the second half of Season II. Considering the strong ratings to date in international markets that have recently launched including France, UK, Spain, Israel and many more, we know that 2014 will be a big year for PAC!”
Avi Arad adds, “I am thrilled about producing additional episodes of PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures and it shows our confidence in the brand based on the response from the market. We will have a number of themes including Halloween and Easter. This project has been a real pleasure and get ready for more laughs and fun with Pac and his pals!”
Mr. Unozawa of NBGI, states, “We are very happy to again be working with Arad Productions and 41e on the additional episodes of PAC-MAN and the Ghostly Adventures. We are very committed to this property and see it as a long-term proposition.”
Source: 41 Entertainment
Jennifer Wolfe is Director of News & Content at Animation World Network.