Guru Studio has signed a co-development deal with the Japan-based ADK Emotions to produce the tentatively titled action-adventure series The Ora Chronicles (working title).
Aimed at kids ages 6 to 11, The Ora Chronicles (w/t) tells the story of five very different middle school girls with a shared destiny to defeat an evil residing within Earth’s core. Guru Studio will manage international distribution of the series, with ADK Emotions handling distribution in the Asia Pacific in addition to all merchandising and licensing rights.
Rachel Marcus, VP of creative development at Guru Studio, said: “We are very excited to be working with the incredible team at ADK Emotions who have a rich history of building successful brands that travel the globe.”
Rika Tsurusaki, director of the IP producing department at ADK Emotions, added: “It’s our great honor to partner with Guru Studio, one of the world’s leading animation studios. We are so thrilled to be developing a fun and exciting show for kids with their amazing team.”