(Dallas, Texas--November 15, 2013) Reel FX today announces the launch of its new digital/interactive division with the release of its first app, “Baby Turkey Trouble”. The app coincides with the release of “Free Birds”, the studio’s first animated film. In this hilarious, adventurous buddy comedy for audiences of all ages, two turkeys from opposite sides of the tracks must put aside their differences and team up to travel back in time to change the course of history – and get turkey off the holiday menu for good.
Veteran interactive executive Dan Ferguson
has been tapped to head the division within Reel FX whose goal is to release apps for both future Reel FX films (The Book of Life, Beasts of Burden)
and for clients. Multiple apps are already in development for release in early 2014.
is a great experience for the whole family, so we created a game that anyone, young or old, can pick up and play,” notes Ferguson. “As a studio, we know how important it is to connect with our audience wherever they are. Gaming is a fantastic way for us to create new stories and deepen the bonds with our characters.”
In “Baby Turkey Trouble
”, the Tuff Puffs need your help getting out of their tree hideout. In the game, you must create clusters of 3 or more matching Tuff Puffs. The more matches you create, the higher your score and the more babies you help out of the tree. Try and beat all 6 levels!
Fun features in the game:
The game is FREE and available on both Apple iOS and Android devices.
- See the special “Free Birds” dance short starring Reggie and Jake
- Unlock special Tuff Puffs with awesome powers
- Activate S.T.E.V.E. to help clear the board
- Hear from the stars of the movie – Owen Wilson, Woody Harrelson, and Amy Poehler
- Use the Tuff Puff Swapper to get you out of a jam!
- Try and unlock all 10 Achievements
- Challenge your friends to beat your score
Shareable Link to Stores – http://bit.ly/freebirdsgame
Apple Store Link - http://bit.ly/freebirdsappleios
Google Play Link - http://bit.ly/freebirdsandroid
About Reel FX
Reel FX is a fully integrated movie studio that develops and produces both animated films and live action movies. The studio also focuses on short form work including commercials, music videos, digital/interactive content, and short films. The company’s development slate includes Free Birds, The Book of Life
, and Beasts of Burden.
Reel FX launched its feature length development and production slate in 2010 after almost 20 years of experience as an award-winning one-stop studio for the creation of animated content including films, special attraction/live venue projects, commercials, and interactive projects for companies like DreamWorks Animation, Fox, Warner Bros. and Universal Studios.
Since starting the development and production of feature films, Reel FX has aligned itself with some of the most recognized and respected names and brands in the entertainment industry for its projects including Cirque Du Soleil: World’s Away
(Cirque Du Soleil, James Cameron, Andrew Adamson, Aron Warner), The Book of Life
(Guillermo Del Toro, Jorge R. Gutierrez), Beasts of Burden
(Dark Horse Comics, Andrew Adamson, Aron Warner) and Free Birds
(Jimmy Hayward, Scott Mosier).