Nickelodeon and Fuhu, Inc. have recently announced a new multi-year deal that will see the production and distribution of Nickelodeon-themed tablet accessories as well as Nabi Jr. tablets that are pre-loaded with Nick-related content.
The Nabi Jr. Tablets with Nick content were already launched, featuring preloaded apps, games, and videos from hit Nickelodeon properties such as Dora the Explorer, Team Umizoomi, and Bubble Guppies. This spring, a line of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles inspired mobile tablet accessories will also be released nationwide, with MSRPs ranging from $19.99 to $79.99.
“We are thrilled to partner with Fuhu, Inc., they are a leader in designing state of the art devices and kid-friendly mobile tablet accessories,” said Manuel Torres, Senior Vice President, Global Toys and Consumer Electronics, Nickelodeon Consumer Products. “Bringing our captivating characters and adventure-filled stories to the nabi Jr. tablets; and our line of Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles-themed accessories, offers Nickelodeon fans a deeper connection with their favorite properties wherever they are.”
“We are honored to partner with Nickelodeon, a company that is synonymous with rich and engaging kids and family entertainment, and is genuinely humbling to be creating a unique technology platform like nabi Jr. in collaboration with Nick Jr. content. We believe that this partnership will bring children consumer electronics, learning and entertainment to the next level,” said Jim Mitchell, CEO of Fuhu, Inc.
“As a leader in entertainment and education, we are thrilled to bring Nickelodeon content to nabi Jr. tablets. Our preschool fans, with their parents, can learn while interacting with characters they love across games, videos and books,” said Vikram Goel, Vice President, Games, Nickelodeon Group.