If George Costanza was in search of another reason to get a Peacock subscription, he simply discovered it. The streamer is creating a live-action competitors show based mostly on Frogger, the basic arcade recreation a couple of frog that simply needs to cross the road with out getting run over. (Relatable!)
The recreation show will characteristic 12 impediment programs, often known as “crossings,” which would require contestants to “dodge treacherous visitors, leap over snapping gators and jump over hungry hippos.” According to the official launch, contestants will want “talent, power, technique and problem-solving smarts” as they compete to turn into “America’s most interesting Frogger.” Peacock has ordered 13 hour-long episodes.
For the uninitiated, Frogger was first launched to the world by Konami in 1981 within the type of a conventional arcade recreation. The franchise has developed over the many years, now providing greater than 30 titles throughout a number of platforms. Chris Culvenor and Paul Franklin will executive-produce Frogger for Eureka Productions, in partnership with Konami Cross Media NY, Inc.
Those all in favour of making use of to compete on Frogger can go to froggercasting.com. (But be sure you look each methods earlier than clicking the hyperlink. We’re nonetheless on the data superhighway, in spite of everything.)
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