Spin Master has detailed the US launch of its Bakugan: Armoured Alliance, the second season of its popular anime series which is part of its global Bakugan franchise encompassing toys, a card game, and a mobile app.
Produced by Spin Master Entertainment, season two of the anime adventure series launched to US audiences on Cartoon Network on Sunday, March 1, 2020. It follows the adventures of Dan Kouzo and his best friends, the first kids on Earth to bond with the mysterious alien creatures known as Bakugan.
Season two see the Brawlers and their Bakugan encounter new friends, new Bajkugan, and new Baku-Gear to battles rivals and foes.
Of course the launch arrives in conjunction with expanded toy and card game offerings from the franchise. Brawlers can now power up their play with the new Bakugan Ultra Ball with Baku-Gear, featuring magnet-activated transformation.
This autumn will see the collection expand with Bakugan Dragonoid Infinity, a large-scale figure that transforms as in the show. Kids can also experience the Bakugan Premium Arena, a deluxe play arena with storage and new battle and brawl elements.
“Bakugan: Armored Alliance promises to bring bigger battles as the brawlers find themselves in unchartered territories,” said Jennifer Dodge, executive vice president, Spin Master Entertainment and producer of the show.
“Bakugan is a global franchise that comes to life across multiple platforms; incredible Japanese-anime entertainment, combined with new toy technology that lends itself to heightened strategic play with digital content and influencer groundswell delivering the battling excitement to fans.”
Meanwhile, the Bakugan mobile app is currently on the iTunes application programme and Google Play store. Updated with new features, characters and game play for season two, the app allows fans to learn, battle and track their collection in the ultimate Bakugan fan hub through several interactive features.
Fans can refine their skills and Bakugan knowledge through tutorial videos, the latest news and information about the TV series, characters and webisodes and a mobile mini game where fans can battle, win and unlock more Bakugan.