Ubisoft Greenlights Raving Rabbids Television Show to Air on Nickelodeon
Popular children’s television network Nickelodeon has agreed to air Ubisoft’s upcoming CG series adaptation of the Raving Rabbids games. The show will air on the network worldwide except for in France, where broadcasting will be controlled by France Televisions.
Jean-Julien Baronnet, CEO of Ubisoft Motion Pictures, said: “As the world’s most recognized entertainment brand for children and families, Nickelodeon is the perfect vehicle to share the zany Rabbids characters and their crazy adventures with television audiences around the globe. This partnership represents a major milestone in Ubisoft’s strategy to expand its brands to new media, thereby attracting new audiences to its games.”
Ubisoft is scheduled to produce 26 half-hour episodes, each containing three seven-minute shorts, that will begin airing in early 2013.