"Fantasy Patrol" characters: from sketch through cartoon and game into children's hands
11/07/2017

"Fantasy Patrol" is one of the most popular projects created by Parovoz Animation Studio for Digital Television Russia children's channels.

The animated series tells about incredible and exciting adventures of four average young girls. After a series of tests, overcoming differences, the girls become true friends. Although they're different, through their genuine relationships and modern gadgets, they monitor the magical mayhem which pops up amongst ordinary citizens, conquering any mission in their agenda together. 

The first episode of "Fantasy Patrol" was released in May 2016, and in October of the same year, the cartoon for the first time in the history of Russian animation was among the most popular television projects at the MIPJunior screenings. The series immediately attracted the attention of not only television audience but was successful also on YouTube, where each of its episodes regularly gains several million views. In addition, "Fantasy Patrol" is one of the most popular cartoons in "MOOLT" application with almost 13 million views.

This year "Fantasy Patrol" became the winner of the "Icarus" award in the category "The Best Startup", entered the contest program of the prestigious international festival of animated films in Annecy and the international festival "Constantine’s Gold Coin". The animated series fully adapted and translated into 10 languages, including Arabic, Hindi and Chinese, and available to viewers not only in Russia and the CIS countries, but also in Hungary, Sweden, and China.

The largest educational mobile games publisher in Eastern Europe "Interactive Moolt" has already released 2 games based on "Fantasy Patrol" cartoon, the first of them became the most popular Russian game for children from 8 years old. Funny fairy-tale adventures of the quartet of brave girls could not leave indifferent the fans of the cartoon. The number of installs of both applications is close to 2 million in more than 10 countries.

"Fantasy Patrol" is not only a popular animated series and children's favorite games, books and coloring books but now also dolls that went on sale throughout Russia this October. The dolls completely repeat the images of cartoon characters with various accessories and clothes. With such toys, children can not only repeat their favorite scenes from the series but create new styles.

The great success of the cartoon attracted attention also to the musical project based on the plot and images of the "Fantasy Patrol". New musical group presentation took place in May 2017 at the biggest children’s festival "Multimir".