Development studio Lima Sky has has partnered with Egmont Publishing for the worldwide manufacturing and distribution of a Doodle Jump activity and sticker book.
The deal was brokered by Lima Sky’s UK licensing agent, Tinderbox and the format, designed with curved corners and printed the same size as an iPad, is part of Egmont’s Downloaded series.
The book will feature four pages of stickers as well as fold-out pages for additional activity space and follows Doodle Jump as he travels up the sheets of graph paper.
"Doodle Jump is a perfect brand for our Downloaded format," said Sarah Bates, publishing director for Egmont’s licensed character books.
"We love Doodle Jump and were immediately drawn to its cool graphic style and the variety of fantastical worlds which translate brilliantly to the printed page."
It is targeted at gamers and readers aged six and up and will be available from August 2014, at £6.99.
"We are thrilled to be partnering with Egmont, one of the world’s leading children’s book publishers," said Eric Karp, chief licensing officer at Lima Sky.
"Egmont skilfully merges physical and digital entertainment, making this a great fit for the growing Doodle Jump publishing programme. All credit to our brand extension agency, Tinderbox, for forging this exciting partnership."