41Entertainment, Arad Productions, and Namco Bandai Games have recently announced that the performance of Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures have been very good in France, where it is aired by Gulli and Canal J under its French title, Pac-Man et les Aventures de Fantomes.
Gulli started during the holiday break and achieved 16.3% market share (4-10 kids) or 129,000 kids which is +7% above the average for the time slot. In addition, since the formal launch on January 6th, the Series has been achieving strong ratings at 26.3% market share (4-10 kids) or 78,000 kids. (Source: Mediametrie/Médiamat, consolidated data from 23/12/13 to 22/01/14, overnight data from 23/01 to 30/01/2014)
And on CANAL J, Lagardere Active’s pay TV channel dedicated to children from 6 to 12, from November to December 2013, each month, 121,000 4-10 kids on average watched Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures. (Seuil : Médiamétrie / Médiamat’Thématik, consolidated data. At least 10 secondes consecutives viewing).
States Allen Bohbot, CEO of 41e, “This is excellent news that PAC-MAN is performing so well in France on Gulli and Canal J given the strength of the channels and the high quality of their shows.”