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National Geographic Channel and Neo-Pangea Challenge Audiences to Rule the '90s!
Web site companion www.RuleThe90s.com to upcoming miniseries The '90s: The Last Great Decade goes on wild romp through the decade on your quest for prizes in a multiplayer trivia extravaganza!
Narrated by Rob Lowe and featuring original interviews with more than 120 of the decade’s biggest celebrities and newsmakers, including Roseanne Barr, Tony Blair, Newt Gingrich, Arsenio Hall, Vanilla Ice, Monica Lewinsky, Courtney Love, Colin Powell, Martin Sheen, and Brian Williams, The ‘90s: The Last Great Decade? offers three nights of the people, places, events, and things that made the 1990s so memorable. Ten years of triumphs and tragedies are on full display alongside insightful commentary from the people who lived through them.
The fun continues online with http://www.rulethe90s.com, where players will find themselves flush with the glow of ‘90s nostalgia as they pit their trivia knowledge and reflexes against players from all over the world. Using their computers and mobile devices, players race against the clock to build a score worthy of the online leaderboard. Those who play along in real time during the premiere of each episode will earn bonus points that will help them in their quest to Rule the ‘90s.
The Grand Prize winner will receive a 1992 vintage “Mortal Kombat” Midway Arcade Game, fully restored. Two runner-ups will win prize packs containing 1990s toys, memorabilia, and movies, such as a Furby, an original Super Soaker, a Y2K Beanie Baby, and a “Rule the ‘90s” t-shirt.
For those who prefer a leisurely stroll down memory lane rather than an adrenaline-fueled, multiplayer trivia throw-down, the site also features hours of phat ‘90s artifacts, photos, and videos to be explored and shared.
National Geographic Channel’s The ‘90s: The Last Great Decade? begins July 6 at 9 p.m.
About Neo-Pangea: Neo-Pangea is a digital boutique that grows beautiful ideas into captivating experiences. Working with Fortune 100 brands, exclusive destinations, international non-profits, leading industry trendsetters, and local start-ups, Neo-Pangea helps all manner of clients turn their creative visions into reality. The studio continues to transcend expectations in the design and execution of innovative digital and traditional marketing by fusing creativity, technology, and strategy to forge immersive experiences. From apps and websites to promotional spots and print materials, Neo-Pangea continually strives to craft unique advertising solutions imbued with charm, substance, and grace. Learn more at www.neo-pangea.com.
About National Geographic Channels: Based at the National Geographic Society headquarters in Washington, D.C., the National Geographic Channels US are a joint venture between National Geographic and Fox Cable Networks. The Channels contribute to the National Geographic Society's commitment to exploration, conservation and education with smart, innovative programming and profits that directly support its mission. Launched in January 2001, National Geographic Channel (NGC) celebrated its fifth anniversary with the debut of NGC HD. In 2010, the wildlife and natural history cable channel Nat Geo WILD was launched, and in 2011, the Spanish-language network Nat Geo Mundo was unveiled. The Channels have carriage with all of the nation's major cable, telco and satellite television providers, with NGC currently available in over 85 million U.S. homes. Globally, National Geographic Channel is available in 440 million homes in 171 countries and 48 languages. For more information, visit www.natgeotv.com.