MONTREAL, Dec. 10 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - One of the most beloved film franchises in history now comes to life in your own home just in time for Christmas, thanks to a worldwide licensing arrangement between Wrebbit Puzzles Inc. and Warner Bros. Consumer Products that has set the stage for the iconic puzzle-maker's release of the Wrebbit3D™ Hogwarts™ Collection. Fans who have read and watched HARRY POTTER™ will now, for the very first time, be able to build their very own Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry in 3D puzzle format!
HOGWARTS™: Astronomy Tower to join Great Hall in rapidly expanding collection
The collection, which focuses on famous sections of Hogwarts castle, recently launched with the 850-piece Great Hall, will soon add a second model as early as January 2016, with the 875-piece Astronomy Tower. When combined, these two puzzles will create a stunning 1725-piece 3D Harry Potter universe whose overall dimensions will span 36 x 16 x 19 in. (90 x 40 x 49 cm). "Teaming up with Warner Bros. Consumer Products just adds to our incredible momentum as we continue to focus our efforts and energy on developing larger scale models capable of challenging diehard puzzlers, and also satisfying fans of home-based entertainment looking for an opportunity to share some quality and good times with others," declared an exuberant Jean Théberge, president of Wrebbit Puzzles Inc.
Shaping unique magical moments for nearly a quarter century
Wrebbit® is at the forefront of innovation with its unique collections designed to deliver the greatest possible challenge and play value. The high definition of Wrebbit3D™ graphics is of such striking realism, it has become the new standard of visual quality. Wrebbit3D™ pieces interlock and assemble effortlessly (tongue and groove technology), making it possible to build perfect and unique masterpieces – alone, with family or with friends.
With 30+ million units sold worldwide since the late Paul Gallant invented the first 3D puzzle in 1991, Wrebbit® puzzles are available in over 40 countries. Proudly and entirely made in North America, from design and development to manufacturing and distribution, Wrebbit3D™ puzzles combine the brain-teasing anticipation and satisfying end result of conventional jigsaw puzzles, with the thrill and challenge of building and reproducing a unique three-dimensional scale model of an architectural landmark.
Montreal-based Wrebbit Puzzles Inc., one of the jewels of the Canadian toys and games industry, designs, manufactures and markets Wrebbit3D™ puzzles, the largest and sturdiest 3D puzzles anywhere, also featuring the highest piece count. With 15 different models currently being offered, and more in the works for 2016, Wrebbit3D™ puzzles can be found this Holiday Season in bookstores chains as well as independent bookstores, arts and crafts stores, specialty toy stores, mom-and-pop, game and hobby shops, and are also carried by numerous online retailers.
About Warner Bros. Consumer Products
Warner Bros. Consumer Products, a Warner Bros. Entertainment Company, is one of the leading licensing and retail merchandising organizations in the world.
HARRY POTTER, characters, names and related indicia are © & ™ Warner Bros. Entertainment Inc. Harry Potter Publishing Rights © JKR. (s16)
More information: www.wrebbit3d.com
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For further information: Media Relations: For high-res images or interviews, please contact Jean Théberge, President, [email protected], 514-787-8842 (#12) / Mobile: 514-887-4894