via press release:
‘BATTLESTAR GALACTICA’ AVATAR GEAR NOW EXCLUSIVELY AVAILABLE ON XBOX LIVE FROM NBCUNIVERSAL TELEVISION CONSUMER PRODUCTS
Xbox LIVE Players Can Now Suit Up Avatars with Exclusive “Battlestar Galactica”-inspired Virtual Gear and Accessories and Relive the Journey to Earth
UNIVERSAL CITY, Calif. – July 10, 2012 — NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products announced today that a new exclusive line of avatar virtual gear and accessories based on “Battlestar Galactica,” the internationally popular Syfy television series produced by Universal Cable Productions, is now available on Xbox LIVE. Xbox LIVE players and “Battlestar Galactica” fans can now suit up their avatars with virtual gear and accessories based on the crew and the evil Cylons, and relive the adventures of the Galactica and its journey to Earth.
“Battlestar Galactica” avatar virtual gear available on Xbox LIVE includes:
“So Say We All” Hoodie
“I Heart Toasters” T-Shirt
Battlestar Galactica Crest T-shirt
Centurion helmet and costume
Pilot helmet and costume
Battlestar Galactica cap
Cylons Pack Gamer banners
Starbuck and Anders tattoos
Colonial Viper and Raider animation accessory
Xbox LIVE players and “Battlestar Galactica” fans can begin suiting up their avatars now by visiting: http://bit.ly/bsgavatar.
Fans can also show off their “Battlestar Galactica”-kitted avatars in social networking profiles, email signatures or even via their blogs.
The “Battlestar Galactica” virtual goods are available to the Xbox LIVE community through a partnership between NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products, Universal Partnerships & Licensing and meemo, a leading virtual goods licensing and technology company.
About NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products
NBCUniversal is a leader in providing entertainment programming to the domestic and international marketplaces. NBCUniversal Television DVD, Music, and Consumer Products Group manages all global ancillary television business endeavors for the NBCUniversal Television Group, including third-party home entertainment distribution, consumer products, musical soundtracks, special markets projects and the NBCUniversal Online Store. For the latest product updates and an overview of the properties managed by the group, visit the NBCUniversal Television Consumer Products portal at http://nbcuconsumerproducts.com.
About Universal Cable Productions
Universal Cable Productions creates innovative and critically acclaimed original scripted and digital content across multiple media platforms and outlets for domestic and international distribution. UCP produces “Covert Affairs,” “Fairly Legal,” “In Plain Sight,” “Psych,” “Royal Pains” and “Suits” for USA; “Alphas,” “Defiance,” “Eureka” and “Warehouse 13” for Syfy; and “I Just Want My Pants Back” for MTV. Universal Cable Productions is a division of NBCUniversal.
meemo, LLC is a licensing and technology company focused on the development, acquisition, distribution & marketing of “Entertainment-Branded” Virtual Goods. meemo has a strategic plan to dominate a well-defined segment of the Entertainment-Branded Virtual Goods & Virtual Worlds businesses by acquiring IP from companies in categories such as music, television, film, sports, animated brands and fashion as well as create unique selling and & promotion opportunities with its technology applications.
Please visit http://www.meemo.me for more info.