20th Century Fox has announced that it is teaming up with developer Plarium to bring the Academy Award-nominated Rio franchise to fans worldwide on Android and iOS mobile devices with Rio: Match 3 Party.
“Blu is back,” said Rick Phillips, EVP of Fox Interactive. “We’re excited to embark on this new Rio adventure with our trusted partners at Plarium. This new game promises to create a fun twist on puzzle games with the vivid colors and characters of Rio.”
“Through our partnership with Fox, we’re bringing a beloved animated franchise to all the fans around the globe in a completely new and compelling way,” said Avi Shalel, CEO at Plarium. “The game will offer a true AAA mobile game experience that will push the limits of visual fidelity, while emphasizing the authenticity of the characters that made Rio a hit in the first place.”
Releasing this spring, the game features a creative mix of match-3 puzzles, mini-games, and character collection to create a fun and exciting Rio experience for players of all ages. The game will also feature fan-favorite characters from the film including Blu, Nico, Jewel, Roberto, Gabi, Luiz, Pedro, Rafael, Bia, and more.