Psyonix And Zag Toys Announce Partnership To Debut Rocket League® Toy Line
Rocket League® Toys Available First Half of 2017 in North American Stores Nationwide
SAN DIEGO, CA – February 2, 2017 – Zag Toys, a leading consumer product and licensing company, and Psyonix, independent video game developer and publisher, announced today a partnership for an upcoming line of toys based on the indie smash-hit video game, Rocket League®. The new line of toys will initially launch with 12 Rocket League® ‘Original Minis Pull-Back Racers,’ with additional products to be announced at a later date. The Rocket League® pull-back Racers line will launch in the first half of 2017 and be available in stores nationwide in North America.
All toys will be based on in-game Battle-Cars from Rocket League®, with the first cars to include Octane, Dominus, Masamune, Hotshot, Grog, X-Devil, Merc, and Backfire. Each toy will be housed in Rocket League®’s iconic ball. Additionally, limited quantities of the toys will include a code for an exclusive Rocket Trail and Wheel that can be redeemed in-game, that can only be found in the Pull-Back Racers line.
Additional information on the toy line and its availability will be announced closer to the launch, as well as future plans for additional products between Zag Toys and Psyonix.
Zag Toys will be on-site at the 114th North American International Toy Fair in New York City to show off samples of the upcoming Rocket League® Pull-Back Racers for the very first time. To book an appointment with the Zag Toys team, contact Maxwell Lux at email@example.com.
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ABOUT ROCKET LEAGUE®
Winner or nominee of more than 150 “Game of the Year” awards, Rocket League® is one of the most critically-acclaimed sports games of our generation. Boasting a community of more than 26 million players, Rocket League® is a high-powered hybrid of arcade-style soccer and vehicular mayhem with easy-to-understand controls and fluid, physics-driven competition. Available digitally on Xbox One, PlayStation®4 computer entertainment system, and Windows PC, Mac, and SteamOS via Steam, Rocket League® includes more than 100 billion possible customization combinations, a fully-featured offline season mode, multiple game types, casual and competitive online matches, and special “Mutators” that let you change the rules entirely.
Based in San Diego, CA, Psyonix is a critically-acclaimed independent video game developer and leading experts in Unreal Engine technology. For more than a decade, the studio has been a driving force behind some of the most successful games in the industry, including Gears of War, Mass Effect 3, XCOM: Enemy Unknown, Bulletstorm, Unreal Tournament III, Unreal Tournament 2004, and the award-winning Sports-Action hit, Rocket League®.
ABOUT ZAG TOYS
Zag Toys is a leading consumer product and licensing company specializing in the design, sourcing and distribution of innovative collectibles based on trending pop-culture brands. Headquartered in Orangeburg, NY, Zag Toys markets products under the Original Minis brand including vinyl and mini action figures, plush and other collectibles for retail channels. Zag Toys is a division of Zagwear, a global leader in product-based marketing with turnkey sourcing and supply chain capabilities. With a broad portfolio of the hottest licensed properties that connect consumers with collectible products, Zag Toys is a leader in the $15 billion licensed collectible products business.