Free Event a Chance for Kids to Show Off their Bakugan Brawling Skills
EDMONTON, June 24 /CNW/ -
WHAT: Photo opportunity for Edmonton-area media. This Saturday,
June 27th and Sunday, June 28th, children and fans of the
world's most popular boy's action brand, Bakugan, will converge
at West Edmonton Mall in Edmonton, AB to enjoy Bakugan game
play, training, activity stations, hands-on practice and
competition, rules, tips and strategy lessons and the
opportunity to become a certified "Ultimate Brawler". Thousands
of children are expected to attend this event which is being
widely advertised on national television.
This event is free to attend and prizing will be awarded
throughout the day.
WHERE: West Edmonton Mall
1755, 8882 170 St.
WHEN: Saturday June 27th and Sunday June 28th
11:00 am to 5:00 pm
The ultimate action toy-meets-trading card game, Bakugan are small
colorful balls that spring into powerful monsters when rolled over Bakugan
game cards. The perfect combination of collectability, skill, strategy, action
and competitive play, Bakugan has become a highly successful global franchise
driven by the success of the toy; its hit animated TV series on the Cartoon
Network in the U.S. and Teletoon in Canada; a robust licensing and
merchandising program; a video game from Activision which will be released in
October across multiple gaming platforms; and a movie deal with Universal
Pictures that will bring Bakugan to the big screen in a live-action feature
slated for 2011.
About Spin Master Ltd.
A multi-category children's entertainment company since 1994, Spin Master
has been designing, developing, manufacturing and marketing consumer products
for children around the world and is recognized as a global growth leader
within the toy industry. Spin Master is best known for such popular brands as
boy's action phenomena and 2009 Toy of the Year winner Bakugan Battle
Brawlers(TM), 2008 Toy of the Year winner Air Hogs(R), Aquadoodle(TM), Tech
Deck(TM), and Moon Sand(TM). The company has also marked an entry into
children's media with the launch of Spin Master Entertainment, a division
focusing on the design, development and production of television and other
media properties. Spin Master employs over 600 people with offices in Toronto,
Los Angeles, Paris, London, Hong Kong and Mexico. For additional information
please visit: www.spinmaster.com.
For further information:
For further information: Dale Gago, Public Relations Coordinator, Spin
Master Ltd., T: (416) 364-6002 ext. 219, E: DaleG@spinmaster.com