Media Alert - Thousands expected to attend first-ever 'Bakugan Ultimate Battle Tour' June 13th and 14th at Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre

    Free Event a Chance for Children, Fans, to Show Off their
    Bakugan Brawling Skills

    TORONTO, June 10 /CNW/ -

    WHAT:    Photo opportunity for Toronto-area media. This Saturday,
             June 13th and Sunday, June 14th, children and fans of the
             world's most popular boy's action brand, Bakugan, will converge
             in Vaughan, ON to learn how to play Bakugan from an expert gamer
             and compete against their peers in an official Bakugan
             tournament-like setting. Thousands of children are expected to
             attend this event which is being widely advertised on national

             This event is free to attend and has no entrance fee.
             Participants are required to bring their own Bakugan and cards
             in order to be eligible to play. Prizing will be awarded
             throughout the day including Bakugan posters, t-shirts, gift
             bags and more.

             Toronto is the first-stop on a 21-city 'Bakugan Ultimate Battle
             Tour' that will travel across Canada and the U.S. throughout
             this summer and Fall.

    WHERE:   Vaughan Mills Shopping Centre (Right in front of Bass Pro)
             1 Bass Pro Mills Dr.
             Toronto, ON

    WHEN:    Saturday June 13th and Sunday June 14th
             11:00 am to 5:00 pm

    About Bakugan

    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 collectibility, skill, strategy, action
and competitive play, kids battle using Bakugan powers, special abilities, and
even a shooting trick or two. Bakugan is also a hit animated TV series on The
Cartoon Network in the U.S., Teletoon in Canada and others around the world; a
video game by Activision launching in Fall 2009; and has a feature film
agreement with Universal Pictures scheduled 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:

For further information:

For further information: Dale Gago, Public Relations Coordinator, Spin
Master Ltd., T: (416) 364-6002 ext. 219, E:

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