Sydney, Australia – 21 st December 2012 – Fans of the multi award-winning kids virtual world Space Heroes Universe! are firing up their starjets and soaring off for fun with the release of the first Space Heroes Universe Pocket Toon!
Available as both a free mobile download and streamed online, Episode 1, “Villainy Has a New Name” is a 6 minute animated cartoon that introduces fans to the Space Heroes Universe story! In the episode, space heroes Ace, Kira, Professor Q and Gizmo the robot must fly into action when they receive an intergalactic distress call. The dastardly lord Shadowbot has invaded the galaxy and is stealing the light from the sun!
“Our team is passionate about storytelling and we’re excited to share our first ever Space Heroes Universe! cartoon.” Said Phil Mason, CEO Bubble Gum Interactive “Our fans continually tell us they want to experience the story in new ways and we can’t wait to hear what they think of the adventures of Ace and Kira as they face up to Lord Shadowbot!”
Episode 1 pioneers a true digital launch and is now available to watch online via the official Space Heroes YouTube Channel or as a free download from Google Play with the Apple App Store launching soon.
“Today’s kids aren’t happy with sticking to content schedules set by TV Channels. They’re watching their favorite shows where they want, when they want and how they want” said Paul Gray, CMO, Bubble Gum Interactive “Our Space Heroes Universe! Pocket Toons will further extend our growing franchise that now tells stories via the virtual world, mobile games and now cartoons.”
Space Heroes Universe! Pocket Toons Episode 1 is available now:
- Watch on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=R_GtnTOajE8
- Download for Google Play: https://play.google.com/store/apps/details?id=com.bubbleguminteractive.spaceheroespockettoons
- Coming to iOS soon!
Blast off for adventure in Space Heroes Universe! the story-driven virtual world for kids at www.spaceheroes.com
About Bubble Gum Interactive
Bubble Gum Interactive is an independent game development studio headquartered in Sydney, Australia. Our mission is to create compelling and engaging gaming experiences with a focus on fun, creativity, quality and entertainment value that help kids discover every day. Our first game, Space Heroes Universe! is a kids virtual world in which players create their own hero and explore a galaxy full of fun and adventure. Our first game for mobile, Jetpack Jinx is available for Google Play and Apple iOS. Discover more at www.bubbleguminteractive.com.