The streamer has issued a 40-episode collection order for animated collection “Offended Birds: Summer time Insanity,” based mostly on the irate avian online game characters. Every episode of the collection, which is slated to launch someday in 2021, will final 11 minutes and take comedic and tonal inspiration from “The Offended Birds” movie franchise.
“Offended Birds: Summer time Insanity” hails from the unique recreation’s Finnish producer Rovio Leisure and children’ manufacturing home Cake, which already sells Rovio’s TV exhibits internationally. Improvement on the collection has been going down since Oct. 2018, when Selection completely reported that the mission was within the works.
The brand new collection will focus on two much-loved birds Pink, Bomb and Chuck, in addition to a forged of name new feathered buddies, as tween birds at summer time camp beneath the questionable steering of their counselor Mighty Eagle. Explosive antics, unbelievable pranks and loopy summertime adventures see the birds pushing boundaries and breaking all the principles whereas warding off the brash and obnoxious Pigs on the opposite aspect of the lake.
“Offended Birds have been a real phenomenon for teenagers around the globe and we’re excited to deliver them house to the nest at Netflix the place they are going to be angrier and bird-ier than ever,” stated Curtis Lelash, director of authentic animated collection at Netflix.
The Offended Birds collection joins the likes of “BoJack Horseman,” “Disenchantment” and “Huge Mouth” on Netflix’s authentic animation slate.
“Offended Birds animated content material performs a key function in our long-term franchise technique. After greater than a decade in hit video games, blockbuster films and licensed merchandise, that is the Offended Birds’ first foray right into a long-form collection. We’re delighted to proceed our partnership with Cake and may’t wait to unveil the world of ‘Offended Birds: Summer time Insanity’ to viewers on Netflix,” stated Rovio CMO Ville Heijari.
The 2 “Offended Birds” large display adventures, launched in 2016 and 2019 respectively, have cumulatively grossed over $500 million at the worldwide field workplace.
“Offended Birds are about to smash the small display and we’re thrilled to be making the journey with Netflix as our international companion,” added Cake CCO and managing director Ed Galton.