Bandai Namco and Funsolve announced today that JUMANJI: The Video Game is now in development.
Based on the Jumanji film franchise, players will choose their hero from Dr. Smolder Bravestone, Ruby Roundhouse, Franklin “Mouse” Finbar, or Professor Shelly Oberon.
Fans can see a teaser trailer below:
JUMANJI: The Video Game | US Teaser Trailer
According to Funsolve Founder and Director Richard Tawn:
“This is a dream come true for our studio. Adapting the exotic, dangerous and hilarious world of Jumanji into a video game has pushed us to create something truly special. We’ve got some incredibly exciting features and reveals coming soon, but for now let’s just say the game is coming this November, and puts you in the shoes of iconic Jumanji heroes.”
Terry Malham, CEO of Outright Games, added:
“Jumanji is a property we have been eager to work with for a long time. Our specialty as a video game publisher is in producing high-quality interactive-entertainment for the whole family to enjoy and there is no brand more exciting for families right now than Jumanji.”
The game will come out for the PlayStation 4, Xbox One, Nintendo Switch, and PC on November 15.