Los Angeles, CA (PRWEB) December 03, 2012
Leading Online kids channel, Toon Goggles (http://www.toongoggles.com), the innovative free portal that provides valuable viewing data to content producers, has signed an agreement with Malaysia-based Multimedia Development Corporation (MDeC) to bring the animated action-adventure children’s property “Saladin” the TV series to Toon Goggles’ growing library of children’s content, it was jointly announced by Brendan Pollitz, Creative Director, Toon Goggles and Kamil Othman, VP Creative Multimedia Division, MDeC.
“Malaysia is quickly becoming a global power in the animation industry,” said Pollitz. “Whether working with the studios or creating their own terrific IP’s like ‘Saladin,’ MDeC has been leading the way in developing and producing some of the world’s finest animation. We are very proud to be the selected on-line kids TV channel to premiere ‘Saladin’ in the USA and Canada. We will be attending the forthcoming Asian Animation Summit in Kuala Lumpur, in Malaysia and look forward to meeting with animation producers there and building further our, Toon Goggles’, Malaysian partnerships.”
The agreement sees MDeC’s delivering, 6 episodes of “Saladin,” to Toon Goggles audiences throughout the US and Canada. An action adventure series. Targeting 8-12 year olds, Saladin features the story of “the hero who became a legend.” Inspired by the actual medieval statesman and warrior, Salah al-Din Yusuf Ibn Ayyub, the series introduces, fictional character, the young adventurer named Saladin who leaves his home city of Damascus with his lifelong friend Tarik, in search of destiny and adventures. “Saladin” contains – heroes, villains, vendettas, drama, comedy, exotic locales, climactic swordfights, daring rescues, battling armies and a dash of romance. He is the ultimate hero – courage in the face of danger, never willing to admit defeat and funny when he needs to be.
Kamil Othman said “With an International Emmy nomination under its belt, “Saladin” has become a shining beacon of the Malaysian skill, talent and technology in Creative Multimedia. We are excited that Toon Goggles has added “Saladin” to its children’s programming, which we hope will open doors for more local companies to gain international exposure and further strengthen Malaysia’s position as a world-class creative industry hub”.
About Toon Goggles:
ToonGoggles.com is the premiere 24/7 online destination for children’s entertainment. The safe and protected children’s online channel offers a vast and diverse amount of child and parent friendly cartoons (clips, trailers, episodes, games and features). Toon Goggles launched its subscriber-based service in early September, but continues to offer users limited content for free by providing an option to view up to three episodes of the platform’s library of diverse content for free, including free access to all educational programming. The platform is fully COPPA-compliant (Children Online Privacy Protection Act), boasting a strictly enforced screening process to ensure that all content presented is clean, safe and age appropriate. Designed specifically for children to be in charge of their viewing experience; to watch their own personally selected programming, watching what they want, when they want and where they want. As such, Toon Goggles encourages parents to review the Toon Goggles diverse content and take part in their children’s enjoyable viewing and browsing experience.
Toon Goggles is available on all smart phones and tablet computers for viewing anywhere, at any time. Toon Goggles iOS app is available for download in the iTunes App Store and for Android in the Google Play Store. Most recently, Toon Goggles became available to download for free in the KIDO'Z App Store, the Toon Goggles app includes 100's of videos that have been divided into six categories; girl, boy, comedy, action, pre-school, and educational and the children’s entertainment platform can be found on the Meep! and Kurio7 Children’s Tablets.
Link to download the Toon Goggles iOS App:
Link to download the Toon Goggles Android App:
We feel that children should be able to view cartoons based off their own likes and interests. We make it simple for them with six different category offerings and an easy keyword search box. At Toon Goggles, children can create their own Facepage and add their favorite cartoons to their Toonstrip for future viewing. We want children to be in charge of their viewing experience and watch the content they want, when they want and where they want. As such, we encourage parents to review Toon Goggles and participate in their children’s viewing and browsing experience.
About Multimedia Development Corporation:
The Multimedia Development Corporation is an organization established to steer Digital Malaysia and drive MSC Malaysia. Its key role is to help drive the adoption of ICT and Digital Technology for the country. MDeC is also tasked with advising the Malaysian Government on legislation and policies, developing industry-specific practices and helping to further the pervasive use of multimedia and digital technologies. For more information, please visit http://www.mdec.my