On the heels of the debut of its first game for Roblox, ZAG Games, a division of the independent animation studio ZAG, has signed with U.S. game publisher GameMill Entertainment and French game developer Magic Pockets to create the first official “Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir” console game.
Based on the globally renowned animated TV series that airs in over 120 countries around the globe, the as-yet-untitled action-adventure game for the entire family will be available in stores and digitally in time for holiday 2022.
“We’re looking to create a highly immersive experience featuring various gameplay elements while empowering players of any age to enjoy a new ‘Miraculous Ladybug’ experience,” says Elinor Schops, vice president, gaming experience, ZAG. “The original game script will align closely with the television series and we are confident that Magic Pockets and GameMill will bring their expertise, dedication and passion to the game that will have fans the world over adding it to their holiday ’22 gift lists!”
“As fans of the ‘Miraculous Ladybug’ series we are excited to be partnering with ZAG to bring this wonderful world to video game consoles,” says Andy Koehler, senior vice president, business development and licensing, GameMill Entertainment. “This franchise has proven to be a critically-acclaimed inspiration for children and adults and we can't wait to have these characters brought to life in a whole new way next year."
ZAG is also in development on a “Miraculous” bubble shooter game with game developer and publisher CrazyLabs for the company’s second mobile game for the property, “Miraculous Ladybug” Puzzle RPG. Slated for a Q1 2022 debut, this new take on bubble shooter puzzle games combines RPG elements that feature challenging fighting levels designed for a new generation of players. In the game, users will form their own superhero team starring the show’s characters.