Nintendo has just announced their partnership with the award winning Aardman Animations, most known for Chicken Run and Wallace and Gromit.
This partnership intends to offer Nintendo 3DS owners new 3D spot pass content for free. Starting March 7th fans of the lovable sheep, will be able to watch 15 exclusive clips of Shaun and his farmyard friends.
Available to view for free via Nintendo Video each clip features Shaun and his flock embarking on brand new 3D adventures for the first time.
Aardman’s Co-founder and Executive Chairman, David Sproxton, said, “As a company we are always looking ahead to the next ‘big thing’, the technological advances that will improve our audience’s experience. We are already working with 3D formats as a studio on our upcoming feature film, but when we first experienced the Nintendo 3DS it’s safe to say all of us were completely blown away.
If you’re a fan of Shaun the Sheep or not this is still exciting news as it could be the start of a new wave of 3D content hitting the 3DS.
Shaun the Sheep is available via a Internet connected 3DS on March 7th.