The Sonic Boom cartoon’s success in ratings continues. A press release from SEGA Europe has revealed that the show is currently the #1 show on Boomerang UK and that the show will see premieres in other countries across Europe, the Middle East, and Asia in late 2015 and into 2016:
2015 sees the continued expansion of SEGA’s Sonic Boom™ licensing programme driven by the new CGI TV animation. Packed with action, adventure and comedy, this is Sonic unlike anything you’ve seen before! The series is already proving a hit with fans and is currently the number 1 show on Boomerang in the UK and a major hit show on Gulli in France.The show is set to roll out across other EMEA territories late 2015 into 2016.
The Sonic Boom licensing programme is anchored by master toy partner TOMY and is looking to extend into multiple categories across EMEA including publishing, apparel, accessories, back to school and more.
The Classic Sonic franchise, also available for license, celebrates the heritage of this global gaming icon. Celebrating his 25th anniversary next year, Sonic has an ever-growing fan base with over 5 million Facebook fans. To date over 200 million video games have been sold or downloaded across multiple platforms worldwide!
SEGA will also be seeking licensing partners for its other brands namely, the Retro Collection featuring the iconic console Mega Drive™ and classic gaming favourites such as Golden Axe™, Altered Beast™ and Ecco the Dolphin™, as well as Football Manager™ and Total War™, both award-winning PC strategy games with a huge loyal fan base.
This post was originally written by the author for TSSZ News.