München, November 2017
A brand with top airing in Germany, an appealing selection of Licensees and impressive promotion partners to support the brand – well, that’s just Miraculous!
Since 17.11.2017 the waiting is over – the eagerly anticipated 2nd Season of „Miraculous – Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir” has been aired for the first time on Disney Channel! Directly from production into German TV: Every Friday at 18:10 new Episodes of Ladybug and Cat Noir are being released. In addition to the usual repeats episodes of the first season will continue to be aired on the German Disney Channel. Additional premier episodes of the 2nd season will be launched at the beginning of 2018. Ideal conditions for the over 20 licensees which are locally active.
Ferrero and further new product launches
The fantastic and breathtaking tales revolving around Marinette and Adrien achieve hit ratings, resulting in broad acceptance at retail. The successful Launch of the DVDs and audio books was support across Germany with TV Advertisement and a total of 20 Million Flyers, driving excellent sell trough. Ferrero will generate additional awareness with a big Promotion at the end of 2018, in itself a Highlight, supported by numerous product launches.
The life of Teenagers can be so exciting. Especially when they are Marinette and Adrien! Best conditions for the wide choice of toys available. With Ass Altenburger Miraculous was able to secure an expert partner for playing cards, and for sure the Kwamis will pose as the top trumps. Joy Toy will act as additional partner with strong distribution and will develop own items ranging from stickers to 3D nightlights.
At School or fighting the villains of Paris – it is easy now to also look as cool as the two superheroes of Miraculous: The textile experts Tex Ass, Santex and Saborn complement with their specific competences and preferred retail channels the vital apparel segment.
The heros of Miraculous are now also joining kid’s parties. With the comprehensive, especially cool designs of Amscans paper ware line, every party will be as thrilling as the TV series.
ZAG is a global independent animation studio specializing in the creation and production of original, high-quality IP for kids and family entertainment in the film and TV sector. The company was founded in France in 2009 by Jeremy Zag, who expanded operations to Japan, the U.S., and Canada, between 2012 and 2017. Since inception, the company has produced more than 200 half-hours of high-quality CGI-animated content licensed to major broadcasters and digital partners in over 130 territories. ZAG has established the ZAG HEROEZ brand label that incorporates the broad universe of all its modern-day superhero stories to be told across TV, film and digital platforms. The company is most well-known for its global animation hit, ZAG HEROEZ Miraculous™, Tales of Ladybug & Cat Noir (78 x 22’), which premiered in 2015, with season two launching fall 2017, and season three coming in October 2018. Over 300 licensees, including master toy licensee Bandai America, have launched 3000+ products for the brand to date. The 2017 slate also includes the world premiere of ZAG HEROEZ Zak Storm™ – Super Pirate (39 x 22’), the only modern-day transforming superhero “super pirate” series for kids. ZAG has eight television properties in the pipeline with plans to launch two new TV series and subsequent seasons of existing shows annually, and three movies in development, the first planned to premiere in 2020 with a major studio. ZAG was named “Breakout Studio of the Year” in 2016 by Animation Magazine’s World Animation Network.