May 22, 2008
Disney Announces Disney Fairies: Tinker Bell
for Nintendo DS this Christmas
This new video game brings the popular Disney
Fairy, Tinker Bell, and her magical world to life for girls nationwide
Disney Interactive Studios today announced Disney
Fairies: Tinker Bell for Nintendo DS will be available nationwide this 2008
Christmas season. For the first time on the handheld platform, fans of Disney
Fairies and beloved Tinker Bell can explore the delightful world of Pixie Hollow
and play as the popular Fairy herself. Disney Fairies: Tinker Bell allows girls
to interact with dozens of enchanting Disney Fairies, including Silvermist,
Iridessa and Fawn, and explore Pixie Hollow through time-based activities and
“Disney Fairies has become a phenomenon all
around the world,” said Craig Relyea, senior vice president of global marketing,
Disney Interactive Studios. “Bringing the game to DS allows fans to play as
Tinker Bell and take the Fairies world everywhere they go, while having fun
learning about the importance of creativity, teamwork and responsibility.”
Disney Fairies: Tinker Bell is a color-rich, deep
and detailed game that mirrors the beautiful Fairies world that girls have come
to love and cherish. In the game, Tinker Bell invites players to discover her
mystical world, embark on adventures, explore their fashion tastes and complete
fun quests to prepare for the coming seasons.
Disney Fairies: Tinker Bell game features:
- Choose from hundreds of dresses, costumes,
shoes and accessories to fully customize Tinker Bell.
- Create new designs featuring hearts, flowers
and other patterns to place onto outfits.
- Barter and trade items collected in Pixie
Hollow with other Fairies for new clothing and accessories.
- Create trends by gifting outfits to friends
and watch as Pixie Hollow becomes filled with Fairies dressed in those
- Earn medals and form new friendships when
completing special tasks for other Fairies in Pixie Hollow, including
repairing broken items using Tinker Bell’s special tinkering power and
locating missing items.
- Engage in challenging and fun mini-games, such
as catching dew drops, painting ladybugs and tickling silkworms.
- Utilizes the DS real-time clock, so
environments will reflect time of year or time of day. Girls will witness snow
falling in the winter time, fireflies coming out at night and Fairies throwing
a huge bash on their birthday.
Published by Disney Interactive Studios and
developed by Genius Sonority, Disney Fairies: Tinker Bell will be available
Christmas 2008 on Nintendo DS.
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