ITV Studios Global Entertainment in partnership with New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures unveils digital developments for Thunderbirds Are Go
Partnership with BeyondTheStory will see launch of new Thunderbirds Are Go interactive reading app in October 2015
LONDON, UK – FEBRUARY 17, 2015 – ITV Studios Global Entertainment (ITVS GE) continues to accelerate its licensing drive for the highly anticipated boys’ action adventure series Thunderbirds Are Go, with news today of digital developments ahead of the show’s broadcast debut this Autumn.
In partnership with New Zealand’s Pukeko Pictures, the co-producers of Thunderbirds Are Go, ITVS GE has teamed up with innovative digital company BeyondTheStory – a leading provider of rich, interactive storytelling apps, 3D books and eBooks - to produce exciting new digital content that will support the upcoming Thunderbirds Are Go TV series.
This engaging app will give fans of all ages the opportunity to extend their viewing experience of the Thunderbirds Are Go TV series while also encouraging younger players to learn and read in an entertaining way. By gamifying the reading experience, BeyondTheStory’s innovative technology enables new ways of learning and interaction for children to enjoy both individually and together with the family.