got sunshine and blue skies aplenty across the UK right
now, so it's probably the perfect time to be writing
new Summer characters created by the BAFTA-winning
gang at Complete
Glynn Hayward and Complete Control have previously
us some terrific tie-in web sites for Mr Bean, Charlie &
The Secret Show. This time, however, they're going it alone
with their very own creations.
Roodie Noodies are a colourful bunch of beach dwellers
with tootling trumpets for belly buttons. Shellie, Rockie,
Shoobie toot and play around the shoreline in their swimsuits.
like nothing better that to recycle the debris they
find in the sand,
and amidst the rock pools in a series of wild games. Actually,
that's a lie, because best of all, they like to toot,
trumpet to one another via those peculiar umbilicals!
Now the really interesting thing here is that you can
Noodies and play their Slippery Pole game virtually
they've been launched online via their own web
site, and social
media (here they are on
facebook) as well as via a downloadable
to any kind of tv pitch or commission. Complete Control
aren't the first to do this, of course, but it's always
see how folks are having to adapt to the modern multi-platform
world in order to grab an audience - Toot! Toot!