Press Releases 2018
Shoal Games Ltd. COLLABORATES with Sony Pictures Entertainments “PETER RABBIT™” for official MOBILE game of the film.
ANGUILLA, B.W.I., February 26, 2018 / The adventurous hero from Beatrix Potter’s classic tale is back bringing mischief and mayhem in Sony Pictures’ Peter Rabbit™, starring James Corden as the voice of Peter, with Rose Byrne and Domhnall Gleeson in live-action roles, now playing in theaters nationwide. Shoal Games Ltd. (TSX-V:SGW”) (OTCQB:SGLDF), mobile software developer, publisher, and owner of Rooplay (www.rooplay.com), announced that it has collaborated with Sony Pictures Entertainment to develop and launch the official mobile game of the PETER RABBIT™ film.
The game, PETER RABBIT™ Maze Mischief, has launched exclusively in the Apple App Store. The Peter Rabbit game will be launched on Google Play later in the month and will also be featured for subscribers on Rooplay, the Company’s EdTech platform of learning games for children. PETER RABBIT™ Maze Mischief has players racing around an endless series of mazes collecting carrots.
“We are very excited to announce this collaboration with Shoal Games to create a game inspired by the film that can be enjoyed by fans of all ages,” said Jamie Stevens, Executive Vice President Worldwide Consumer Products, Sony Pictures Entertainment.
ANGUILLA, B.W.I., February 21, 2018 / Shoal Games Ltd. (TSX-V:SGW) (OTCQB:SGLDF) (the “Company”), mobile software developer, owner, and publisher of Rooplay (http://www.rooplay.com) and the Rooplay Originals games featuring Garfield, Moomin, Mr. Men & Little Miss, and Mr. Bean, today announced that it has closed the non-brokered private placement financing it announced on February 7, 2018 (the “Financing”).
The Financing was oversubscribed, raising US$2,551,500 from the issuance of 7,290,000 common shares at US$0.35 per share.
ANGUILLA, B.W.I., February 21, 2018 – Shoal Games Ltd. (TSXV: SGW) (OTCQB: SGLDF) (“the Company”), mobile software developer, publisher, and owner of Rooplay (http://www.rooplay.com), today announced that it has licensed the rights to Endemol Shine Group’s Mr. Bean Animated brand (http://www.mrbean.com/) to produce a range of classic and educational games.
The announcement follows the recent news that Tiger Aspect Productions, an Endemol Shine UK company, will produce a third run of Mr. Bean: The Animated Series. The series will air in 2019 on CITV in the UK and across international markets on Turner’s Boomerang (as well as other Turner Kids channels in select markets) through deals agreed by Endemol Shine International. Rowan Atkinson will return to voice the animated version of his British icon and will continue to be involved in the creative direction of the show.
ANGUILLA, B.W.I., February 14, 2018 / Shoal Games Ltd. (TSXV:SGW) (OTCQB:SGLDF) http://www.shoalgames.com (“the Company”), mobile software developer, publisher, and owner of Rooplay (http://www.rooplay.com), today announced its unaudited financial results for the Year ended December 31, 2017. All amounts are presented in United States dollars and in accordance with United States Generally Accepted Accounting Principles.
2017 and Recent Shoal Games Ltd. highlights include:
- Completion of equity financings raising $1,877,767 net of issuance costs
- Signing of Moomin, Mr. Men, Little Miss, and Mr. Bean brand license agreements
- Launched the Rooplay Platform in 135 countries and 25 languages
- Launched 23 Rooplay Original entertainment and EdTech games
- Secured more than 250,000 downloads into Rooplay Platform
“2017 was an exciting year for Shoal Games as it saw the company transition successfully to its EdTech Platform strategy with the full launch of Rooplay in December,” commented Jason Williams, Shoal Games CEO. “Rooplay’s pioneering curated games platform brings calm, structure and accountability for children and parents in an increasingly confusing and fragmented digital world. Rooplay empowers children with inspired play, engagement and innovative learning to help prepare them for success in their futures. The Rooplay platform uses the same subscription business model as Netflix, but substitutes passive video content with active learning games designed to inspire children to success.”
ANGUILLA, B.W.I., February 7, 2018 / Shoal Games Ltd. (TSX-V:SGW”) (OTCQB:SGLDF) (the “Company”), mobile software developer, publisher, and owner of Rooplay (www.rooplay.com), announces that it intends to complete a private placement financing for gross proceeds of up to US$2,500,000 (the “Financing”), which will consist of common shares of the Company (“Shares”) priced at US$0.35 per share in compliance with TSX Venture Exchange (the “Exchange”) pricing regulations.