NECA/WIZKIDS, MFV EXPAND HEROCLIX TABAPP™ TO ANDROID™ OS

Hillside, N.J.—December 19, 2012—NECA/WizKids, developers of the recently released, widely popular HeroClix TabApp™ game today announced the availability of the app for Android OS, extending its compatibility with additional tablet devices.

Inspired by the tabletop game, HeroClix TabApp™ is designed as a stand-alone introduction to the world of HeroClix, the world’s most popular and recognizable collectible figural game.  In HeroClix TabApp™, players become their favorite super heroes, with live action battles combining physical toy figures with their tablet device.

“Players have asked for an Android OS-compatible version of HeroClix TabApp™ and we are happy to deliver,” said Justin Ziran, President at WizKids Games. 

All HeroClix TabApp™ DC Comics figures are now compatible with select ASUS and Samsung devices.

The app can be downloaded immediately on the Google Play™ Store. The app is also available for iPad on the App Store SM.

For more information on HeroClix TabApp™, visit www.heroclixtabapp.com.

For updates, follow HeroClix TabApp™ on Facebook and Twitter.

Ideal for youth (8+), yet fun for all, HeroClix TabApp™ is the latest addition to the HeroClix family, combining digital gameplay with physical super hero figures. A great introduction to the world of HeroClix, HeroClix TabApp™ is an exhilarating, fast paced action game, where YOU become the super hero!

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About WizKids

A wholly-owned subsidiary of the National Entertainment Collectibles Association Inc. (NECA), WizKids is a New Jersey-based game developer and publisher dedicated to creating games driven by imagination. The HeroClix brand is the most successful collectible miniatures games on the market today, with over 250 million miniature game figures sold worldwide. For additional information, visit www.wizkidsgames.com.

About Warner Bros. Consumer Products

Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.

About DC Entertainment

DC Entertainment, home to iconic brands DC Comics (Superman, Batman, Green Lantern, Wonder Woman, The Flash), Vertigo (Sandman, Fables) and MAD, is the creative division charged with strategically integrating its content across Warner Bros. Entertainment and Time Warner.  DC Entertainment works in concert with many key Warner Bros. divisions to unleash its stories and characters across all media, including but not limited to film, television, consumer products, home entertainment and interactive games. Publishing thousands of comic books, graphic novels and magazines each year, DC Entertainment is the largest English-language publisher of comics in the world.  In January 2012, DC Entertainment, in collaboration with Warner Bros. and Time Warner divisions, launched We Can Be Heroes—a giving campaign featuring the iconic Justice League super heroes—to raise awareness and funds to fight the hunger crisis in the Horn of Africa.

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Contact:

Tricia Jenkins

tjenkins@mfv.com

 


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