Pac-Man TV show, video game, toys and apparel coming to the UK

Magazine, annual, trading cards and dress up also on the way
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41 Entertainment and its UK licensing agent, Lisle International, has revealed the UK activity surrounding Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures.

Sky will launch the TV series on its stereoscopic 3D channel and Disney XD will launch on its 2D platform in January 2014.

Elsewhere, Burger King will have premiums in over 500 restaurants in January and February, Bandai will launch its master toy line in January and KNEX will launch construction toys in spring.

“We are genuinely excited for this UK launch beginning in early 2014," said Allen Bohbot, CEO of 41e.

"We are thrilled to have so many fine partners join the Pac-Man family in the UK and Eire with many more to come.”

Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures apparel will launch from Blues in Q1 2014 with fashion accessories coming from VMC Accessories.

The Official Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures magazine will arrive in the UK throughout spring/summer 2014 from Titan alongside an annual from Pedegree.

Novelty items from Underground Toys, trading cards and sticker albums from Giromax and dress-up from Palamon will also launch in spring/summer 2014.

Francesca Lisle, Partner at Lisle said “We are very pleased that this great property will be launched in the UK beginning 2014 and roll-out through spring and summer. It is very exciting.”

Finally, Namco Bandai Games UK will launch the Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures video game on multi-platforms on March 7th, 2014.

“We know that there are legions of Pac-Man fans of all ages that are anxiously waiting for this new game on XBOX 360, PS3, WiiU and Nintendo 3DS," added Lee Kirton, marketing and PR director at Namco Bandai Games UK.

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