UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif., Oct. 17, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- The first-ever Shopkins movie marks the screen debut of the Shoppies characters, alongside Shopkins' fan favorites Kooky Cookie, Apple Blossom, Lippy Lips and Cheeky Chocolate in Shopkins Chef Club, arriving on Digital HD on October 18 and DVD October 25, 2016 from Universal Pictures Home Entertainment. Based on the colorful world of Shopville, Shopkins Chef Club tells the tale of inanimate objects coming to life and their adventures with their best friends, the Shoppies. With the introduction of a cast of new Shopkins, new songs and a range of quirky costumes, the DVD and Digital HD include just the right ingredients for a cartload of laughs!
About Shopkins: Since launching in 2014, Shopkins has become a global phenomenon with each season offering 140 different Shopkins characters to collect, complemented by a range of Shoppies Dolls. Its animated webisode series has amassed nearly 100 million views on YouTube alone and the Shopkins 12-Pack was the #1 selling toy in the United States in 2015 according to The NPD Group. Shopkins, made by Moose Toys, is a breakthrough collectible line of super cute, tiny characters that has resonated strongly with children across the world by inspiring imaginations.
The film will be available on DIGITAL HD and UltraViolet™ and DVD
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TECHNICAL INFORMATION – DVD:
Street Date: October 25, 2016
Copyright: ©2016 Moose Toys
Selection Number: 61182000 (U.S.) / 61182001 (CDN)
Running time: 45 Minutes
Layers: Single Layer
Aspect Ratio: Anamorphic Widescreen 1.78:1
Languages/Subtitles: English, French
Sound: 5.1 Dolby Digital (English, French)
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About Moose Toys
Moose Toys is a global toy company with offices in the US, UK, Hong Kong, China and the head office based in Melbourne, Australia. This award-winning company is known for designing, developing and distributing toy and lifestyle products across the globe for children of all ages and the young at heart. Moose has products in all toy categories including collectibles, arts and crafts, activity toys, dolls, novelty items and outdoor products, and has brought joy to kids worldwide with successful products such as Mighty Beanz, Beados, Aqua Sand and The Trash Pack™. In 2015, Moose expanded several major product lines, including Shopkins™, the hottest collectible line of grocery and fashion themed characters; Little Live Pets, electronic pets that come to life in the palm of your hand; as well as line extensions for Beados craft activity sets. The company also introduced Qixels, the first "craftstruction" activity that allows kids to create pixelated worlds of monsters, warriors and more. Moose Toys has scored numerous coveted toy awards from industry experts and major retailers. The Shopkins Scoops Ice Cream Truck was awarded the 2016 "Girls Toy of the Year" and the Shopkins Small Mart playset was awarded the 2015 "Girls Toy of the Year" by the Toy Industry Association. Visit www.moosetoys.com for more information.
About Universal Pictures Home Entertainment
Universal Pictures Home Entertainment (UPHE – www.uphe.com) is a unit of Universal Pictures, a division of Universal Studios. Universal Studios is a part of NBCUniversal, one of the world's leading media and entertainment companies in the development, production, and marketing of entertainment, news, and information to a global audience. NBCUniversal owns and operates a valuable portfolio of news and entertainment television networks, a premier motion picture company, significant television production operations, a leading television stations group, world-renowned theme parks, and a suite of leading Internet-based businesses. NBCUniversal is a subsidiary of Comcast Corporation.
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