Transform Into A Star With The Video Game Based On The Smash Hit Teen Telenovela Co-produced By Disney Channel Latin America And Disney Channel Europe, Middle East And Africa For The Nintendo Wii, 3DS And DS.
Little Orbit, a worldwide video game publisher, today announced the launch of Disney Violetta: Rhythm & Music based on the hugely successful Disney Channel series Violetta. The musical rhythm game takes players into Violetta’s world as they play along to hits from the popular show. The game is available in Europe and Australasia for Nintendo Wii™, Nintendo 3DS™ and Nintendo DS™ beginning today.
For the first time, fans will play along with Violetta in the new video game based on the smash hit television show! Featuring hit songs from the show, players will experience all the excitement of a star performer with creative musical rhythm games. Kids will play along to music videos on the Wii and 3DS platforms and play through a career as Violetta on the DS. Think you know Violetta? Fans will put their knowledge to the test with creative quiz questions on the Violetta universe!
“Kids are truly going to get a glimpse of what it’s like to become Violetta in this first-ever video game complete with hit songs straight from the show,” said Matt Scott, CEO of Little Orbit. “This game is a must have for every Violetta fan.”
Now filming its third TV season, Violetta has been a runaway hit in every market where it has launched. Called the first ‘soap’ for kids, viewers have been gripped by the dramatic twists and turns of Violetta’s teenage life, as she sings and dances her way through the challenges of being a talented teenager newly returned to her native Buenos Aires after many years living in Europe. Dubbed in 15 languages, it had more than 40 million viewers tuning into the show between April and June 2014. Violetta is the #1 spontaneous favourite character in Spain, Italy, France, Belgium South and Poland amongst Girls 6-14.
Following the extraordinary success of the series and the wildly popular 2013/14 tour Violetta In Concert, it was recently announced that the cast will return to Europe in 2015 for a new concert tour – Violetta Live.
In addition, Violetta has also had huge product success across multiple categories including Fashion, Home, Stationery, Accessories, Beauty, Toys, Electronics, Books and Magazines, selling more than three million books and one million diaries in EMEA alone. The cast of Violetta have also had multiple platinum records with over two million worldwide sales to date.
Violetta has over 350 million YouTube views globally with more YouTube searches than Justin Bieber in Italy, Spain and France.
Published by Little Orbit, LLC, Disney Violetta: Rhythm & Music is distributed in EMEA and Australasian territories by leading video game publisher and developer, BANDAI NAMCO Games Europe S.A.S.
For more details on the Little Orbit product portfolio, visit www.LittleOrbit.com. For more information about BANDAI NAMCO Games and its entire line up, please visit the BANDAI NAMCO Games Europe official website at www.BandaiNamcoGames.eu.