Club Penguin is a massively multiplayer online role playing game involving a virtual world inhabited by anthropomorphic penguins. It was created by Disney Canada Inc (then known as New Horizon Interactive) and released to the general public in 2005. As of July 2013, the site has over 200 million registered accounts.
Three console video games for Club Penguin have been released:
- Club Penguin: Elite Penguin Force (for Nintendo DS)
- Club Penguin: Elite Penguin Force: Herbert's Revenge (for Nintendo DS)
- Club Penguin: Game Day! (for Nintendo Wii)
As of 2017, Club Penguin is defunct, but private servers, remakes and new projects have been begun by fans to keep the game alive.
- Club Penguin Developer Blog - "It's Launched!" originally posted October 24, 2005, archived using the wayback machine. Retrieved February 27, 2015.
- "'Star Wars' Takes Over Disney's Club Penguin - Variety article written by Marc Graser, dated July 11, 2013. Retrieved February 27, 2015.