Media Alert - Thousands of excited children expected to attend 'Bakugan
Ultimate Battle Tour' September 19th and 20th at Fairview

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

TORONTO, Sept. 17 /CNW/ -

    WHAT:   Photo opportunity for Toronto-area media. This Saturday September
            19th and Sunday September 20th, children and fans of the world's
            most popular boy's action brand, Bakugan, will converge on
            Fairview Mall 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. Prizing
            will be awarded throughout the day including Bakugan posters,
            t-shirts, gift bags and more.

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

    WHERE:  Fairview Mall
            1800 Sheppard Ave. East
            Toronto, ON

    WHEN:   Saturday September 19th and Sunday September 20th
            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 collectability, 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:

SOURCE Spin Master Corp.

For further information: For further information: Andrew Wagar, Sr. PR Associate, Spin Master Ltd., T: (416) 364-6002 ext. 387, E:

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