MONTREAL — (BUSINESS WIRE) — March 5, 2015 — Greetings, globetrotter! Ludia and DreamWorks Animation today announced the launch of the all-new hidden object adventure, Waldo & Friends exclusively on the App Store. Will you be the first to find Waldo as he travels across the wondrous worlds made famous by the classic books? Join the search and find out!
“Ludia is delighted to bring Where’s Waldo?, a franchise recognized worldwide for its elusive globetrotter with an iconic wardrobe, to mobile platforms,” said Alex Thabet, President and CEO of Ludia Inc. “Players are in for a terrific treat as they immerse themselves in this beloved world and uncover mysteries from the most popular Where’s Waldo? experiences.”
We need your help, Explorer! A terrible twister has swept through the lands. Now it’s up to you to find Waldo and all of the hidden objects scattered by the storm before they are forever lost at sea!
In Waldo & Friends you will:
- Play with your friends in the first free “Where’s Waldo?” social mobile experience
- Search for hidden objects in the greatest scavenger hunt of all time
- Explore distant lands including a dragon inhabited sea village, a cake factory and more
- Embark on exciting missions to win tons of daily rewards
- Find Waldo as you set sail on awesome new adventures
Can you find Waldo before your friends do?
Created by Martin Handford and first published in 1987, Where's Waldo? is one of the most recognizable characters in the world and a pop-culture icon. Earlier editions of Ludia’s Where’s Waldo? apps became the #1 paid app in 11 countries!
About Ludia Inc.
Ludia Inc., a member of the FremantleMedia entertainment family, is a Montreal-based video game company that creates and distributes cross-platform digital games with mass consumer appeal. Founded by experienced industry players, Ludia's innovative and high-quality product portfolio consists of original and branded properties including: Jurassic Park Builder ™, Dragons: Rise of Berk, The Price Is Right™, Family Feud®, Where’s Waldo?®, and, Who Wants To Be A Millionaire™. For more information: www.ludia.com.
About DreamWorks Animation
DreamWorks Animation creates high-quality entertainment, including CG animated feature films, television specials and series and live entertainment properties, meant for audiences around the world. The company has world-class creative talent, a strong and experienced management team and advanced filmmaking technology and techniques. DreamWorks Animation has been named one of the “100 Best Companies to Work For” by FORTUNE® Magazine for five consecutive years. In 2013, DreamWorks Animation ranked #12 on the list. All of DreamWorks Animation’s feature films are produced in 3D. The Company has theatrically released a total of 30 animated feature films, including the franchise properties of Shrek, Madagascar, Kung Fu Panda, How to Train Your Dragon, Puss In Boots and The Croods.