GOOSEBUMPS DEAD OF NIGHT COMING TO GAMING CONSOLES & PC THIS SUMMER

Scholastic, Sony Pictures Consumer Products and Cosmic Forces team up for a new survival horror experience based on the film series and the R.L. Stine’s beloved book series.

Los Angeles — MAY 29, 2020 — Scholastic, Sony Pictures Consumer Products and game company Cosmic Forces have revealed Goosebumps Dead of Night. Inspired by the film series and by R.L. Stine’s best-selling Goosebumps book franchise, this spooky first-person survival horror game is expected to launch this summer on PlayStation®4, Nintendo Switch, Xbox One and PC.

Goosebumps Dead of Night Announcement Trailer
Slappy the Dummy has stolen the pages from classic Goosebumps tales, unleashing a nightmare of legendary monsters who are out to get you! Discover the missing pages and avoid getting caught by terrifying creatures like the Graveyard Ghoul, Lawn Gnomes, Annihilator 3000, Murder the Clown, and the Werewolf of Fever Swamp to banish these baddies back to the page. Explore infamous Goosebumps locales for clues, sneak around and hide from monsters, and solve Slappy’s devious puzzles, but beware—you never know what’s lurking around the corner…

Reimagined for consoles and PC, Goosebumps Dead of Night builds on the spooky stealth gameplay of the hit mobile VR game Goosebumps Night of Scares with new enhanced HD Graphics, additional chapters like Dr. Brewer’s twisted Conservatory and the menacing Tesla Tower, an expanded Stine House with more puzzles, five terrifying new monsters with improved AI, and more. The game also features HD Rumble functionality, touchscreen support and gyroscopic controls on Nintendo Switch.

For more information, visit https://www.goosebumpsgame.com/

About Goosebumps
In July 1992, Scholastic introduced the Goosebumps book series by R.L. Stine with Welcome to Dead House. More than twenty-five years later, Goosebumps is one of the best-selling children’s series of all-time—with more than 350 million English language books in print, plus an additional 50+ million international copies in print in 24 languages. The Goosebumps series made R.L. Stine a worldwide publishing celebrity (and Jeopardy! answer). The Goosebumps TV show was the number-one children’s show in America for three years. The episodes can still be seen on Netflix. Goosebumps, a feature film, based on the book series by R.L. Stine, was released in theaters on October 16, 2015, and opened at #1 and generated over $150M at the global box office. The sequel, Goosebumps 2: Haunted Halloween was released October 12, 2018.

About Scholastic
Scholastic Corporation (NASDAQ: SCHL) is the world’s largest publisher and distributor of children’s books, a leading provider of literacy curriculum, professional services and classroom magazines, and a producer of educational and entertaining children’s media. Scholastic Entertainment, the media division of Scholastic, brings quality, family-oriented content across multiple platforms to audiences across the globe. Among its award-winning productions are the animated series Clifford The Big Red Dog®The Magic School Bus® and The Magic School Bus®: Rides Again as well as the Goosebumps® film franchise and live-action series. With several feature films and both live-action and animated series in development, Scholastic Entertainment continues to build celebrated children’s brands worldwide.

About Sony Pictures Consumer Products
Sony Pictures Consumer Products (SPCP) is the licensing and merchandising division of Sony Pictures’ Motion Picture Group and Sony Pictures Television for Sony Pictures Entertainment (SPE), which is a subsidiary of Tokyo-based Sony Corporation. SPE’s global operations encompass motion picture production, acquisition, and distribution; television production, acquisition, and distribution; television networks; digital content creation and distribution; operation of studio facilities; and development of new entertainment products, services and technologies. SPE’s Motion Picture Group production organizations include Columbia Pictures, Screen Gems, TriStar Pictures, Sony Pictures Animation, Stage 6 Films, AFFIRM Films, and Sony Pictures Classics. For additional information, visit http://www.sonypictures.com/corp/divisions.html.

About Cosmic Forces
Established in 2014, Cosmic Forces’ team brings together years of experience in games, movies and visual effects to create immersive games at the crossroads of creativity and technology. As an official licensee of Sony Pictures Consumer Products, Cosmic Forces developed and published in 2015, the highly popular game, Goosebumps Night of Scares, establishing itself as an exciting newcomer to the game world. With major aspirations to create games that are strong in story, character and gameplay for fans worldwide, Cosmic Forces brings indie studio passion to branded games. http://www.cosmicforces.com/