Silver Gate media today unveiled the details about their new preschool animated series. This series is called the Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt. The series is to make its debut on Netflix in English from May 8,2020.
Chico Bon Bon: Monkey with a Tool Belt is an animated series made for preschool children mainly between the ages of 3-6 years. The creators have assured that after the Netflix release of the series there will be DVD versions of it available in stores in US.
The series follows the story of Chico Bon Bon and his Fix-It Force as they follow their engineering problems for the mechanically challenged town of Blunderburg. When the Fix-it Force zoom out of Bon Bon Labs in Tool Force One, they never know what serious silliness they might encounter or what new skill they’ll tap.
The series is based on the book written by Chris Monroe, where the hilarious storyline and the comedy not only entertains the children but also educate them on different topics these themes are known as STEM themes.
The first season will consist of 10 episodes and the total series will hold 40 episodes where all the episodes in the first season are to be of 10 minutes each. Netflix describes the fast-paced animated episodes produced by Silver Gate Media as tales about “monkey mechanic Chico Bon Bon and his Fix-It Force [who,] armed with tools and mechanic smarts, helps the people of Blunderberg solve all of their problems.
A trailer of the series was uploaded on YouTube last week which was about 30 seconds long and explained the main theme of the series. There is also a 60 second clip which describes more about the series.
Monroe is a character artist who is behind developing the character of Chico Bon Bon in 2008. This was followed by Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Noisy Problem (2009); Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Seaside Shenanigans (2011); Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Maniac Muffins (2016); and Monkey with a Tool Belt and the Silly School Mystery (2017).
With the series releasing on Netflix the viewers and fans of the show are going to take fun advantage of it.
Silver Gate is also supporting YouTube to launch a number of other marketing initiatives which include promotional content which will be available on YouTube and will have an educational program attached to it.