Lego, Marvel team up for online series 'Maximum Overload'

MUMBAI: Lego and Marvel are teaming up on the 10-episode online series Lego Marvel Super Heroes: Maximum Overload.

Marvel is launching all 10 of the episodes today exclusively on, Disney’s YouTube channel and across Disney's Roku-and Xbox-connected TV apps.

Featuring Lego Spider-Man and Marvel's most popular superheroes and villains, Maximum Overload brings the Marvel universe to a Lego-designed backdrop.

In the series, the mischievous Loki has found a way to put the "super" in super-villain and is amassing an army to conquer Earth and beyond. His antics are keeping Spider-Man and SHIELD's finest busy as they tackle old foes who possess new powers.

Lego and Marvel have been in business for some time, teaming up on a successful Lego toy line as well as video games.

Lego has become an increasingly active player in Hollywood, with a pair of hit Cartoon Network series - Ninjago: Masters of Spinjitzu and Legends of Chima. Warner Bros will release The Lego Movie on 7 February 2014.

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