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Ubisoft’s Rabbids New Pop Culture Phenomenon For Kids
Ubisoft®’s Rabbids® are invading stores nationwide with a full lineup of licensed apparel, books, toys and more available at major retailers. These crazy creatures are undoubtedly one of the best known Ubisoft brands worldwide and extend well beyond video games in parodies, videos, illustrations, partnerships, products and a hit television series on Nickelodeon, Rabbids Invasion.
Rabbids® Invasion: The Interactive TV Show, available in November 2014, is based on the successful Rabbids Invasion TV series created by Ubisoft Motion Pictures and is broadcast in several territories including the US, UK, France and Germany. Launched in fall 2013, the hit TV show has already been viewed more than 280 million times worldwide. The video game enables kids to jump into a selection of 20 episodes of the popular TV show and participate in the action on-screen.
The Rabbids are a true pop culture phenomenon and these wacky creatures have no plans to stop their rampage any time soon. Specific details on retailers, pricing and availability for Rabbids-inspired products are listed below.
ABRAMS is offering a standard-size full-color wall calendar that invites fans to spend the year laughing at antics and colorful images from their chaotic adventures. Available this August from online retailers, specialty retailers, and bookstores in the US and Canada, SRP $14.99.
Accessory Innovations introduces their new line of Rabbids Invasion inspired lunchboxes, backpacks, wallets, belts, head gear, and other assorted accessories are available at Toys”R”Us. Accessory Innovations prides itself on creating accessories that offer style, and value for all price ranges. Both retailers and consumers appreciate the fine designer touches and attention to details, and trends and technology that are incorporated into the collections.
Bioworld, a leading design and distribution company of licensed and branded apparel, headwear, and accessories, brings the zany Rabbids to youth apparel. Styles available at major retailers including Target, Kohl’s, Fred Meyer, Journeys, and Wal-mart.
Freeze’s Rabbids apparel includes adult and children T-shirts, fashion tops, hoodies, knits and separates and children’s swimwear. Select apparel will be available at The Children’s Place this summer.
McFarlane Toys, established by world-renowned artist and toy designer Todd McFarlane, has launched a hilarious line of Rabbids Invasion toys. The line includes plush, mini-figures, blind bags, sound and action toys and the “Top Summer Toy” award-winning whacky Rabbids Plunger-Blaster prank toy. Rabbids toys are available now at Walmart and Toys”R”Us and ranges in price from $2.99 to $19.99. Rabbids Toys images are available at: http://ftp.spawn.com/main.asp?dir=2014+PRODUCT+LIBRARY%2FKIDS+TELEVISION
Papercutz, the leading all-ages comics publisher will be producing a series of Rabbids graphic novels ranging in price from $7.99 to $12.99 and available at comic book stores, book stores and mass market outlets as well as Amazon, Barnesandnoble.com and wherever quality books are sold this fall.
Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing
Simon & Schuster Children’s Publishing is capturing the Rabbids’ wacky antics with a full line of books including multiple chapter books, beginning readers and joke books in hardcover, paperback, and e-books. Hitting shelves this summer, Rabbids books will be available at Walmart and Target.
For more details on the Ubisoft licensed product lines, stop by the Ubisoft booth #B121 at Licensing Expo, June 17-19 at Mandalay Bay Convention Center.
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