Man of Motion Leisure are taking interactive content material in a shocking new path. At present, they introduced that they may launch Howdy Neighbor: Welcome to Raven Brooks, an animated sequence situated inside a online game. tinyBuild, the creator and writer of the massively common Howdy Neighbor online game and franchise created by CEO Alex Nichiporchik and Jon Carnage (Twitch TV), enlisted author/creator/producer collective Man of Motion Leisure’s (Large Hero 6) Duncan Rouleau, Steven T. Seagle, Joe Casey and Joe Kelly and Creation Station’s Omar Spahi (Code 8) and Dillon Gemmill (NCIS: Los Angeles) to develop and write the brand new, all-ages animated sequence.

The collaborators will all function govt producers on the brand new sequence, the first-ever sequence to debut inside a online game with the launch of tinyBuild’s sequel Howdy Neighbor 2 game on December 6. A tough check model of the pilot from Nichiporchik and Carnage debuted on YouTube in 2020, and garnered over 11 million views in simply the primary week. Now, it is up over over 21 million views, so tinyBuild knew they have been heading in the right direction — however clearly this can be a elementary change to the distribution mannequin, and the animation itself is upgraded.

“We have already got a wildly common online game franchise with Howdy Neighbor, together with spin-offs and a prequel, however we wished to do one thing unconventional and break the mildew of conventional distribution,” stated Nichiporchik. “Since we wished to make a top-tier high quality sequence, we’re extraordinarily delighted to work with the proficient staff of writers from Man of Motion Leisure, who beforehand created, produced and wrote Ben 10.” After the primary episode of Howdy Neighbor: Welcome to Raven Brooks premieres inside the game itself subsequent week, it can even be out there on YouTube for all of the game’s followers to get pleasure from. Nichiporchik added, “That is the primary time a online game story unfolds in animation and expands upon the canon.” tinyBuild CrossMedia director Carnage stated, “We hope to pioneer cross-media storytelling with the sequence.” “It has been a tremendous time working with the insanely proficient of us at Creation Station and Man of Motion Leisure,” added Carnage, “The care they’ve put into crafting an unbelievable Howdy Neighbor story has actually introduced Raven Brooks to life, they’re masters at their craft and it has been a blast to create this with them!” There can be 18 episodes of the animated sequence, which overlaps the occasions of the Howdy Neighbor video video games, with the remaining episodes debuting in 2023. The primary episode story immediately integrates into the occasion of the game.

Man of Motion Leisure, based by comedian ebook artists and animators, is greatest identified for creating Ben 10, an motion franchise value over $7 billion to Cartoon Community, in addition to the unique comics idea for Large Hero 6. Man of Motion are additionally the creator/producers of Sonic Prime, the extremely anticipated Netflix sequence debuting on December fifteenth.

“The arrival of Howdy Neighbor: Welcome to Raven Brooks represents the evolution of all ages cartoons from conventional child whodunits to present teen nostalgia thrillers like Stranger Issues,” stated Man of Motion Leisure’s Steven T. Seagle, Duncan Rouleau, Joe Casey and Joe Kelly, in a joint assertion. “It is a actually enjoyable place for us to land after a long time of constructing primarily children’ journey reveals, and we’re thrilled that Creation Station invited us to assist steer their ship on this venture together with the energetic, knowledgeable participation of tinyBuld, who created and handle the franchise the sequence relies upon.” Man of Motion Leisure praised Animasia as “wonderful animation companions who’ve tweaked their unique pilot designs so as to add an additional layer of grim horror for this full sequence launch plus a implausible voice cast, top-notch manufacturing crew and sensible music from Louis Fagenson, the likes of which you normally solely expertise in Friday night time fright fest movies!”

Creation Station’s Gemmill and Spahi added, “As followers of the unique Howdy Neighbor online game, we jumped on the alternative to staff up with each the creators at tinyBuild and animation trade veterans at Man of Motion Leisure to convey the subsequent chapter of the story to life and dive deeper into the lore that makes the franchise so nice.”

Howdy Neighbor: Welcome to Raven Brooks focuses on the brand new woman within the neighborhood, Trinity (Kimberly Woods), who strikes in throughout the road from creepy neighbor, Mr. Peterson (Armen Taylor). and rapidly befriends Nicky (Kieran Walton), who’s already obsessive about discovering out what horrific secrets and techniques are hiding in Peterson’s basement. They enlist their much less brave associates to hitch them of their terrifying stealth missions to assist rescue no matter is trapped in that horror home basement. The sequence is not going to be rated for kids to remain true to the themes of the source materials video games.


Gemmill can be the story editor on the sequence and Todd Haberkorn is the voice director and a cast member alongside Woods, Taylor, Walton, Christian Bell, Giselle Fernandez, Reba Buhr, Cedric Williams, Larry Herron, Nisa Ward, David Shatraw and Mary Jane Wells.