SAN FRANCISCO, May 14, 2012 – Dimensional Branding Group (DBG), the brand extension agency that provides licensing, promotion and business development services, is showcasing Imangi Studios and its hit app game Temple Run at the Licensing International Expo, June 12-14, 2012 in Las Vegas. Temple Run, the wildly popular global IOS and Android game, is now approaching 100 million downloads worldwide across both platforms.
Temple Run has one of the highest daily active user percentages (DAU) in the app world. DBG recently signed up Spinmaster, a top toy and game manufacture, as Temple Run’s master global game licensee., They will capture the essence of Temple Run’s mobile gaming in traditional games, including card games and board games with electronic features.
“We are grateful to all the fans of Temple Run and humbled by the popularity of the game,” said Keith Shepherd, co-founder of Imangi Studios. “We want to offer Temple Run players an opportunity to experience the brand beyond their mobile phones with apparel, plush toys and beyond to keep them constantly entertained.”
DBG will be looking for both domestic and international licensing partners to expand the current merchandising program. Temple Run was recently named one of Time Magazine’s Top 30 Apps to download.
About Dimensional Branding Group, LLC:
The San Francisco Bay Area based brand extension agency that focuses on brand licensing, business development and promotion services with a unique emphasis on the interactive & digital channels. DBG specializes in developing toys & games, iconic brands & digital trademarks into entertainment placement and new extension markets. Its clients include Temple Run. PlayStation, (including game titles such as God of War, Ratchet and Clank, and Little Big Planet), Jenga, Skee-Ball, Chronicle Books, Miniclip and its company owned titles, Worst-Case Scenario, Bob’s Space Racers among others. www.dimensionalbranding.com
About Imangi Studios
Imangi Studios was founded by husband and wife team Keith Shepherd and Natalia Luckyanova in 2008. With the addition of artist Kiril Tchangov in 2009, the three-person studio has developed mega-hit Temple Run, which has been downloaded by 6% of the entire United States population since its release in August 2011. Based in Washington, D.C., the self-funded, fully independent studio previously developed Harbor Master,geoSpark, Hippo High Dive and Max Adventure for iOS.