As a special treat, show attendees will be the first to see and play the just-announced, DreamWorks Animation’s Penguins of Madagascar coming to Nintendo systems this Thanksgiving!
The expo is open to industry members only on September 9 and on September 10 is open to the general public. The Expo is held at the Anaheim Convention Center in Anaheim California where Little Orbit will showcase its lineup in booth 1459.
“We couldn’t be more thrilled that the 2014 GameStop EXPO is in our own backyard for the first time this year in Anaheim,” said Matt Scott, CEO of Little Orbit. “Doing a consumer show is really exciting for us because we get to meet face-to-face with players and give them a sneak peek of our lineup.”
The games players can look forward to seeing include:
Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Nintendo 3DS, Steam, PlayStation Store, Xbox Marketplace)
What time is it? It’s time for an all-new Adventure Time video game inspired by the awesome Cartoon Network hit series! In Adventure Time: The Secret of the Nameless Kingdom, players take on the persona of Finn (the human) with help from his best bro Jake (a shape-shifting dog) as they embark on an original heroic adventure through a mysterious unexplored kingdom in the Land of Ooo. Finn and Jake encounter familiar and never-seen-before Adventure Time characters, creatures, and (naturally) rescue princesses.
Disney Planes: Fire & Rescue (Nintendo Wii, Nintendo Wii U and Nintendo 3DS)
Straight from the big screen comes Disney Planes Fire & Rescue. The game, inspired by the recent release of Disney’s 3D animated adventure-comedy, “Planes: Fire & Rescue” is an Action/Adventure game that let kids play as one of the elite Piston Peak Air Attack Team – operating Fire & Rescue aircraft and all-terrain vehicles to put out raging fires and keep Piston Park’s wildlife and visitors safe.
Falling Skies: The Game (PlayStation 3, Xbox 360, Steam, Nintendo Wii U (eshop), PlayStation Store, Xbox Marketplace)
Falling Skies: The Game is a tactical strategy RPG set in the tense, gritty world of the critically-acclaimed series from Amblin Television. Players will dive into a world devastated by Espheni alien invaders and command a squad of survivors recruited into the human resistance fighting to save the planet. Help the original cast of TNT’s hit post-apocalyptic science-fiction drama Falling Skies in their ongoing fight to take back their planet from the Espheni invaders in this thrilling untold chapter of the war for humanity’s survival!
Penguins of Madagascar (Nintendo Wii, Nintendo WiiU and Nintendo 3DS)
Based on the upcoming film Penguins of Madagascar, this stealth platforming adventure follows your favorite penguins, Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private. In pursuit of their beloved Cheezy Dibbles, they stumble upon a nefarious plot by the evil octopus, Dave (Dr. Octavius Brine). Players can take on the role of any of the four penguin heroes and instantly swap between them depending on the situation encountered. For example, Rico, a demolitions expert, loves to blow things to smithereens while Skipper can dish out his stun slap to give enemy octopi high-powered smackdowns! The penguins travel to top-secret locales around the world in an attempt to foil Dave’s evil plans…and consume as many Cheezy Dibbles as they can along the way!
Disney Violetta: Rhythm & Music (Nintendo Wii, Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS)
Disney Violetta: Rhythm & Music, the video game based on the hit teen telenovela co-created by Disney Channel Latin America and Disney Channel Europe, Middle East and Africa is a musical rhythm game launching across European & Australasian territories and in South America this autumn. In Disney Violetta: Rhythm & Music players experiment with music and rhythm on their way to become a singing superstar.
Winx Club: Saving Alfea (Nintendo 3DS and Nintendo DS)
Join the Winx as they prepare Alfea for its upcoming Anniversary Party! Calling on their magical powers, the Winx transform into their magnificent fairies which can soar high, cast spells and dash about. Players can switch between the Winx’ human forms and their fairy forms to access areas unique to each! A puzzle-action game featuring all the fairies using their own unique set of abilities and powers to get ready for the Anniversary and save the party from Selina and her Legendarium.
For more details on the Little Orbit product portfolio, visit www.LittleOrbit.com.
Tiffany "CeissaDesiste" Toms
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