COOKIE JAR ENTERTAINMENT AND JIRBO TEAM UP TO RELEASE NEW JOHNNY TEST GAMES FOR IPHONE AND IPOD TOUCH
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:
Burbank, CA (January 20, 2010) - Cookie Jar Entertainment has partnered with leading mobile application developer Jirbo to release two new Johnny Test games for Apple's iPhone and iPod Touch. The games can be downloaded through iTunes.
"Having content and games available on the iPhone and the iPod Touch is key for Cookie Jar Entertainment to continue to grow and entertain our audience," said Frederic Soulie Vice President, Digital Media, Cookie Jar Entertainment. "We are excited to partner with Jirbo to extend brands like Johnny Test and let users and fans experience the content beyond the show."
"Both Johnny Test games are targeted to the rapidly growing younger audience of iPhone and iPod Touch users." said Nikao Yang Executive Vice President, Jirbo, Inc. "As this new generation of children becomes digitally connected, we will be there with Cookie Jar Entertainment to deliver the best educational and entertaining mobile games that are loved by children and approved by parents."
"Johnny Test Clone Zapper" is available for free and "Johnny Test Bot Drop" can be purchased for $.99. The games are inspired by the popular TV show "Johnny Test" which currently airs on Cartoon Network.
About Cookie Jar Group of Companies
The Cookie Jar Group of Companies is one of the world's leading independent entertainment, consumer products and education companies with 16 offices around the globe. Cookie Jar Entertainment is a leader in the creation, production and marketing of animated and live-action programming. Its library of nearly 6,000 half-hour episodes of television features some of the world's most recognizable series including Caillou, Inspector Gadget, Arthur, The Doodlebops and Johnny Test. The company controls Cookie Jar TV, the weekend morning block on CBS, and has a one-third interest in international children's television channel KidsCo. Cookie Jar Entertainment's Jaroo.com is the premiere web video destination for kids with the largest independent selection of full-length children's TV series and movies online. Copyright Promotions Licensing Group, (CPLG) Cookie Jar's full-service international licensing agency, represents numerous entertainment, sport and design brands such as Strawberry Shortcake, Richard Scarry, St. Andrews Links, Lucha Libre and Skelanimals. Carson-Dellosa Publishing is one of North America's largest providers of supplemental education materials, reaching nearly 2,000 teachers across the United States. For more information, please visit www.cjar.com.
Jirbo, Inc. is the leading mobile media company, providing mobile application development services, in-app advertising solutions and strategic consulting expertise. Under its family of brands, Jirbo has released over 100 apps and games, garnered over 15 million downloads and generates over 100 million monthly impressions. Jirbo's client list includes Cookie Jar Entertainment, ESPN, Scion (Toyota), Tony Hawk, Sony Pictures, Lionsgate and Sony Music Entertainment. For more information, please visit www.jirbo.com.
Brook Hefner/Cookie Jar
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