July 20, 2016 | Press

Egmont Publishing Launches Finding Dory Magazine

 London, Tuesday 19th July 2016Egmont Publishing, the leading specialist children’s publisher, announces the launch of Finding Dory magazine. The first issue is set to hit newsstands on 3rd August.

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The long awaited sequel to Disney•Pixar’s Finding Nemo, winner of the Academy Award for Best Animated Feature in 2004, is here! Disney•Pixar’s Finding Dory reunites everyone’s favourite forgetful blue tang; Dory, with her friends Nemo and Marlin on a search for answers about her past. What can she remember? Who are her parents? And where did she learn to speak Whale?

Finding Dory magazine is aimed at boys and girls aged 3-6 years and young fans can join Dory and her old friends, Nemo and Marlin and meet the creatures of the Marine Life Institute. The magazine is packed with funny comic stories, exciting fishy facts, underwater puzzles, colouring, cut-outs and posters. Plus, each issue includes stickers and comes with a free Finding Dory gift!

 

Jo Doubtfire, Publisher of Egmont’s Disney Magazines portfolio said ‘I am very excited about the launch of Finding Dory magazine. Readers will be able to dive into the magical underwater world of Finding Dory with this fin-tastic new magazine! It gives young fans an opportunity to engage with all the adventure and humour of this magical underwater world in print ’

 

The launch issue of Finding Dory magazine will be on sale on Wednesday 3rd August, priced at £3.99, and comes with a brilliant Finding Dory fishing game free gift and stickers.

 

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For further information, please contact:

Helen Stables, Marketing Director, Egmont Publishing

Email: hstables@euk.egmont.com

Telephone: 020 3220 0400

 

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About Egmont Publishing

 

In the UK, Egmont Publishing is the leading specialist children’s publisher for babies to teens, inspiring children to read through more than 25 million award-winning magazines, books and eBooks sold each year. We’re proud to be home to many of the world’s favourite stories and best-loved authors, illustrators and characters such as Thomas & Friends, Disney Princess, Disney Frozen, Star Wars, Teletubbies, Michael Morpurgo, Enid Blyton, Julia Donaldson, Lemony Snicket, Michael Grant, Andy Stanton, Winnie-the-Pooh, Tintin, Mr Men, Stampy Cat and Minecraft

 

Egmont Publishing is part of the Egmont Group which was founded in 1878 and owned by the Egmont Foundation, a charitable trust dedicated to supporting children and young people. It is Scandinavia’s leading media group and Europe’s largest children’s publisher telling stories through books, magazines, film, TV, music, games and mobile in 30 countries throughout the world.


About Egmont Publishing

In the UK, Egmont Publishing is the leading specialist children’s publisher for babies to teens, inspiring children to read through more than 25 million award-winning books, magazines, ebooks and apps sold each year. We’re proud to be home to many of the world’s favourite stories and best-loved authors, illustrators and characters such as Michael Morpurgo, Andy Stanton, Enid Blyton, Julia Donaldson, Lemony Snicket, Michael Grant (Gone series and BZRK), Winnie-the-Pooh, Tintin, Mr. Men, Thomas & Friends, Disney Princess, Ben 10, Fireman Sam, Angry Birds, Minecraft and Star Wars.

Egmont Publishing is part of Egmont, a leading Danish media group, with activities in 30 countries and 6,600 employees. Our media world includes Nordisk Film, TV2 in Norway, cinemas, book publishers, educational publishers and PlayStation, as well as a number of partly owned film companies, including Zentropa.

Egmont is a commercial foundation that generates revenue amounting to EUR 1.6 billion. Every year we donate over EUR 10 million to help improve the lives of children and young people.