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CAMBRIDGE – Nov. 1st, 2017 – Maximum Games with GameMill Entertainment and Cartoon Network have partnered to launch Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers on Nintendo Switch™. This original side-scrolling action brawler, which smashes together many of Cartoon Network’s biggest characters, will be available in the UK and Europe on 14 November 2017 for £29.99 / €39.99 as a boxed product at major retailers, as well as digitally via the Nintendo eShop.
When Uncle Grandpa accidentally flips the multidimensional switch on his RV, he creates a tear in the universe that collides the worlds of some of Cartoon Network’s most beloved shows. Swap between six playable heroes, each with their own unique abilities: Steven Universe (Steven Universe), Gumball (The Amazing World of Gumball), Clarence (Clarence), Uncle Grandpa (Uncle Grandpa), as well as Finn & Jake (Adventure Time) and Mordecai & Rigby (Regular Show).
Filled with tag-team gameplay, lighthearted humor and off-the-wall boss battles, Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers is an outrageous beat ‘em up adventure that’s fun for all ages. Take on the campaign in single-player, swapping between characters instantly, or team up with friends for couch co-op with four-player drop-in/drop-out local multiplayer. There’s also a bonus Bonkers mode that remixes stages for even greater challenges.
Cartoon Network: Battle Crashers is rated PEGI 7 and USK 6 and is also currently available on the PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, Xbox One and Nintendo 3DS™.
About Maximum Games
Maximum Games ranks as a top 15 global video game publisher of interactive digital entertainment spanning all genres and supporting multi-platforms. The company’s mission is to provide a proven and strong hands-on approach to publishing, marketing and distribution. Established in 2009, the company is led by female entrepreneur Christina Seelye, a seasoned executive of digital consumer products and channel marketing. Under Seelye’s leadership, the company has been recognised with numerous awards such as “Fastest Growing Tech Company” by American Business Awards, and has made the Inc. 5000 list of Fastest Growing Private Companies for the past three years. Maximum Games has offices in both the US and UK, and continues to expand its scope of global publishing and distribution via direct reach and strategic partnerships. For more information on Maximum Games, visit the company’s website at http://www.maximumgames.com .
About Cartoon Network
Cartoon Network is Turner’s global entertainment brand and the # 1 animation network in the U.S., offering the best in original content for kids and families with such hits as, Adventure Time, The Powerpuff Girls, Steven Universe, We Bare Bears and The Amazing World of Gumball. Seen in 192 countries and over 400 million homes, Cartoon Network inspires the next generation of creators and innovators by engaging its audience at the intersection of creativity and technology. Its award-winning pro-social initiative, Stop Bullying: Speak Up, is an acknowledged and often-used resource for kids and adults looking for tools that can assist in dealing with the ongoing issue of bullying.
Cartoon Network is part of Turner, a Time Warner company and global entertainment, sports and news company that creates premium content and delivers exceptional experiences to fans whenever and wherever they consume content. These efforts are fueled by data-driven insights and industry-leading technology. Turner owns and operates some of the most valuable brands in the world, including Adult Swim, Bleacher Report, Boomerang, Cartoon Network, CNN, ELEAGUE, FilmStruck, Great Big Story, HLN, iStreamPlanet, Super Deluxe, TBS, Turner Classic Movies (TCM), TNT, truTV and Turner Sports.
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