Studio teams with Play.Works games platform on three titles based on the iconic animated character; first game is now available on the platform’s connected TV network via leading streamers.
Metro Goldwyn Mayer (MGM) has teamed up with games platform, Play.Works and unveiled their new Pink Panther Time Traveler game. Now available through the platform’s network, which boasts the largest connected TV games catalog in the world, the title is the first of three being developed around the iconic character, Pink Panther.
The Pink Panther Time Traveler game allows players to experience the beloved feline in over 200 levels of fun play: beginner, advanced, master, and expert. The game’s launch, and partnership with Play.Works, further enhances the Pink Panther’s place in the gaming world.
The game was built by Play.Works from the ground-up for TV, and is available on leading platforms such as Roku, Comcast’s XfinityX1, Videotron (Canada), SkyQ, and Smart TV’s such as Vizio, LG, and Samsung. Connected TV streaming devices remain the most-used way for viewers to watch online videos and the game platform is leveraging this growing trend by creating games for these devices to give players the optimum viewing experience through a suite of easy-to play and highly engaging games.
“As technology advances, fans can engage with TV platforms in exciting new ways,” commented MGM executive VP, MGM Global Consumer Products & Experiences, Robert Marick. “Pink Panther has been a beloved character for generations, and we are looking forward to bringing his charming and playful personality to this unique gaming space. Together with Play.Works we’ve created a fun experience for our fans both old and new.”
“PlayWorks is delighted to partner with MGM and bring the Pink Panther to the largest games on TV platform in the world,” added Play.Works CEO Jonathan Boltax. “Our fans range from 8-88 and the iconic Pink Panther is the perfect vehicle to bring endless hours of entertainment to our TV players around the world.”
MGM’s Pink Panther started life more than 50 years ago in the front and end credits of the legendary detective series of the same name. Its popularity spawned TV series, specials, comics, and merchandise. Pink Panther continues to be discovered by new generations and remains one of MGM’s most well-known franchises due to its captivating charm that appeals to all ages.