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Multi-year deal signed for Turtles video games

Published on: 8th February 2013

Nickelodeon and Activision Publishing have announced a worldwide, multi-year deal to develop and publish video games inspired by the new series of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.

Under the new agreement, Activision has the global rights to produce interactive games based on the Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles property.

Sherice Torres, senior vice president of entertainment products at Nickelodeon Consumer Products, said: “Activision is a leader in the gaming industry and we are honored to have them as the global video game partner for our new hit series Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles. We are confident that these upcoming games will take gamers through interactive environments and action-packed adventures that truly capture the essence, tone and exciting elements of the Turtles.”

Kurt Niederloh, vice president at Activision Publishing Minneapolis, added: “The fans of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles are unique in that they span generations and are very passionate. We respect this passion and look forward to working with Nickelodeon to create games that embody the spirit of the property.”

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