Voting begins today on DisneyXD.ca interactive website
TORONTO, Dec. 2, 2013 /CNW Telbec/ - Disney XD is putting the 'fan' in Fangbone by giving viewers the power to call the shots for its latest pilot. The
network's new animated adventure follows the epic journey of a
nine-year-old barbarian warrior and is getting an early start on DisneyXD.ca where viewers can influence the pilot's creative direction by voting
for what they want to hear. Feedback from Disney XD fans on the
interactive website will be incorporated into the show ahead of its
network premiere in late January 2014.
"We are always making original content with fans in mind, and this
approach gives us the chance to get the fans involved and invested from
the get go," said Michael Goldsmith, Director, Original Programming, Disney XD. "By allowing them to weigh in during the decision making process,
we're able to better serve our viewers and create a show that they feel
As part of the at-home adventure, fans who visit DisneyXD.ca/fangbone are able to weigh in on some of the most central elements to the show.
Navigated by the comical Twinklestick, of the Mighty Wizard Clan, site
visitors will watch two scenes and can vote on which features they
prefer. They will have the opportunity to choose the voices of the
title character Fangbone, and his loyal friend, Bill, as well as select
between a dramatic or quirky musical score for a battle scene where the
pair faces off against the evil Tyrano-pug. Voting opens today and will
continue for the next five weeks.
"We could not be more excited to be sharing Fangbone with the Disney XD audience and to have them help us make creative
decisions," said Michelle Melanson Cuperus, VP of Production & Development at Radical
Sheep Productions. "This ensures we make a show that viewers will love."
To view the complete release, please visit the Disney XD media room at: http://press.bellmedia.ca
SOURCE: DISNEY XD
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