EA to launch new Minions mobile games starting this summer with Minions Paradise
The agreement will begin this summer with the launch of Minions Paradise. EA says it will work with team members at Illumination directly on the creation of these new mobile games.
In case you have been living under a rock for the past few years, the Minions are those cute and yellow creatures that are the goofy assistants to the super-villain Grue in the Despicable Me films. The creatures are so popular they are getting their own spin-off movie, titled just Minions, that's due in theaters this summer.
Here's what EA had to say about the Minions Paradise game:
EA's gain is a big loss for Gameloft, which previously released the popular Despicable Me: Minion Rush mobile game.
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