Jason Universe Launches New Era In ‘Friday The 13th’ Franchise

Horror, Inc., the original owners of the Friday the 13th film franchise, are expanding the Jason universe across new entertainment comprised of games, immersive experiences, merchandise and more.

“For decades, Jason shocked and thrilled audiences who kept coming back for more.  We’re excited to work with Victor Miller and Marc Toberoff on new projects we’ll announce in the coming months,” said Robert Barsamian, President of Horror, Inc.

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More announcements from Horror, Inc. are expected throughout the year, in addition to the upcoming A24 and Peacock expanded prequel series Crystal Lake.

“We’re focused on honoring the legacy while elevating the fan experience and appealing to today’s horror audiences as we develop new ways to watch, interact and engage with Jason Universe,” said Robbie Barsamian, VP of Horror, Inc.

“With the unique ability to remain at the forefront of pop culture for 44 years, Jason continues to top charts as one of the scariest villains of all time with strong global awareness across multiple generations thanks to billions of TikTok views plus millions and millions of gamers and movie fans.  We can’t wait to introduce new Jason Universe activations to these amazing fans,” said Sheri Conn, Global GM of Horror, Inc.

Friday the 13th debuted in cinemas on May 9, 1980, and spawned 11 more sequel, crossover and reboot movies plus a television series, games, comics, collectibles, apparel and more during the course of four decades.

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