Spin Master’s Bakugan® Franchise Enters the Roblox Metaverse

Roblox to Host First-Ever Full-Length Episode Premiere of Popular Anime Series Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY) (www.spinmaster.com), a leading global entertainment company, today announced its Bakugan® franchise will be the […]

Roblox to Host First-Ever Full-Length Episode Premiere of Popular Anime Series

Spin Master Corp. (TSX: TOY) (www.spinmaster.com), a leading global entertainment company, today announced its Bakugan® franchise will be the first-ever to premiere a full-length series episode on Roblox, the global online platform that brings millions of people together through shared experiences. 

Bakugan, the global battling franchise anchored by the anime adventure series that also boasts digital content, an innovative toy line, card game and video game, will engage fans in an all-new immersive viewing experience on Roblox. Premiering September 8th, episode 317 from season three, Bakugan: Geogan Rising™, will debut within the Bakugan hub on the Roblox platform, extending the adventure into the metaverse, creating a unique viewing experience for existing Bakugan fans and attracting new ones.

Roblox has become a new way for people to come together through shared experiences and premiering the first full-length series episode on Roblox demonstrates our commitment to our evolving digital-focused approach – helping us reach kids and teens wherever they are,” said Laura Henderson, Spin Master’s EVP, Marketing. “We can’t wait to introduce another dimension of Bakugan storytelling within Roblox and deepen our fans’ connection to the Bakugan franchise with this immersive new virtual experience.”

Roblox offers entertainment franchises a completely new way to engage with fans online in immersive 3D virtual experiences,” said Christina Wootton, Vice President of Brand Partnerships at Roblox. “By merging our collective audiences, we are able to offer the Roblox community as well as Bakugan fans new and unique ways to connect and experience entertainment together within the Roblox metaverse.”

Bakugan: Geogan Rising is season three of the series. Part one of Geogan Rising currently airs on Netflix. Episode 317, is part of part two, which will debut on Roblox on September 8th and on Netflix on September 15th.

About Bakugan: Geogan Rising: The awesome brawlers band together to fight off a powerful enemy determine to break the bond between Earth and Vestroia, the Bakugan’s home planet.

For more information, please visit BAKUGAN.com.

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An avid comic collector/reader for over 40 years and self-proclaimed professor of comicology, Brian original started up the site Pendragon's Post to share his voice. Well that voice has been shared, and evolved into The Fanboy Factor. Brian is an advocate for remembering comic roots, and that we don't forget what was created in the past, and encourage everyone to read it as well. When not swimming in geek culture, he can be seen corrupting..introducing his young son to comics, much to his wife's chagrin.