|[November 13, 2012]
Showcase Your Talents in Hilarious Adventures in Victorious: Taking the Lead, Based on the Hit Nickelodeon Show
LOS ANGELES --(Business Wire)--
D3Publisher (D3P) and Nickelodeon today announced that Victorious™:
Taking the Lead for the Wii™ system and Nintendo DS™ hand-held
system is now available in North America. Based on the 2012 Kids'
Choice Awards winner for "Favorite TV Show" and Nickelodeon's hit
live-action comedy series Victorious, Victorious: Taking
the Lead is an adventure game filled with fun rhythm based
mini-games where fans can be Tori Vega and meet the members of the Victorious
cast as she tries to get the head role in the next Hollywood Arts
"It's a lot of fun to be a part of the video game and explore the world
of Hollywood Arts with the other cast members and be in that
environment," said Victoria Justice, star of Victorious. "Victorious:
Taking the Lead is really cool and a unique experience and I
can't wait for fans to get their hands on the game and play it."
In Victorious: Taking the Lead, Tori really wants the lead
role in the upcoming school play and players can help her get the part
by socializing with classmates and playing through a variety of fun
mini-games. These fun and comical activities include magic, DJ skills,
fashion model vogueing, instrument performances, and more that are tied
to the show. Fans will receive an inside look into the Victorious
world where they can fully interact with cast members like Jade and
Beck, and visit their favorite show locations.
"Put your talents on display in Victorious: Taking the Lead
and interact with the entire cast of Victorious as you become a
star at Hollywood Arts High School," said Peter Andrew, vice president
of production, D3P. "Fans of the show get a truly authentic Victorious
experience and are immersed into Tori's world as hey progress
through a number of challenges that showcases their creativity."
Victorious: Taking the Lead for Wii is developed by High
Voltage Software and the game is rated "E10+" (Everyone 10 and up -
Alcohol Reference and Mild Lyrics) by the ESRB. The Nintendo DS version
is developed by 1st Playable Productions and the game is
rated "E10+" (Everyone 10 and up - Comic Mischief and Mild Lyrics) by
the ESRB. For more information, please visit www.victoriousvideogames.com.
About Victorious (The Television Show)
Currently in its third season, "Victorious" follows teenager Tori Vega
(Victoria Justice) as she navigates life at Hollywood Arts, a
prestigious performing arts high school. The show, a co-production with
Sony Music, features original songs performed by Victoria Justice and
the show's ensemble cast. The newest collection of songs from the show,
"Victorious 3.0: More Music from the Hit TV Show," was released Nov. 6
and features stand-out tracks including "L.A. Boyz", "Faster Than Boyz,"
co-written by Victoria Justice and Kojak (Ke$ha, Nicki Minaj, Flo Rida),
"Here's 2 Us," co-written by Evan Bogart (Britney Spears, Rihanna, Adam
Lambert), Lindy Robbins (Whitney Houston, Big Time Rush, Backstreet
Boys) and Emanuel Kiriakou (Selena Gomez, Beyoncè, Demi Lovato) and "Bad
Boys," written by Kara DioGuardi (Christina Aguilera, Celine Dion,
Nickelodeon, now in its 33rd year, is the number-one
entertainment brand for kids. It has built a diverse, global business by
putting kids first in everything it does. The company includes
television programming and production in the United States and around
the world, plus consumer products, online, recreation, books and feature
films. Nickelodeon's U.S. television network is seen in more than 100
million households and has been the number-one-rated basic cable network
for 17 consecutive years. For more information or artwork, visit http://www.nickpress.com.
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company also owns development studio Vicious Cycle Software, Inc., and
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