Mumbai Indians Announce Launch of New Animation Series ‘The Mighty Indians
Mumbai Indians Announce Launch of New Animation Series ‘The Mighty Indians

Mumbai Indians have announced the launch of ‘The Mighty Indians,’ an animated mini-series that seamlessly combines the thrilling world of cricket with storytelling and fan fiction, aimed at the next generation of global fans. This innovative series has been developed in collaboration with strategic partners Burman Sports, along with Animation Media Partners Kid Sports Media Inc. and Squeezy Sports Inc.

‘The Mighty Indians,’ an intellectual property owned by Mumbai Indians, represents a groundbreaking venture in India. It is the first series of its kind to feature a professional sports team integrated into an animated format specifically designed for young audiences.

Core Concept of the Series

‘The Mighty Indians’ reimagines beloved Mumbai Indians players as powerful superheroes, each endowed with unique abilities derived from their cricketing skills. Central to their powers is the Mighty Chakra, an iconic element of the Mumbai Indians logo. Together, these superheroes confront and overcome challenges and threats to the community and children, while promoting values such as teamwork, perseverance, and integrity.

A spokesperson from Mumbai Indians stated, “The Mumbai Indians have always embodied the values of teamwork, perseverance and hard work, and the ‘The Mighty Indians’ brings these values to life through a series of animated episodes and a captivating storyline. As a global brand, Mumbai Indians is always on the lookout to engage with their fans across geographies through innovative activations and content.”

Shiv Burman, Founder, Burman Sports also made a statement, “We identified a strategic opportunity to create an IP with immense potential to cultivate fandom amongst Mi’s next generation fans, via relevant and engaging content that both resonates with and entertains them. The Mighty Indians IP has the potential to grow into segments such as merchandise, experiences, community engagement and more, creating a comprehensive ecosystem that celebrates the spirit of cricket and heroism. We brought on board our partners Kid Sports Media to deliver world class content. Mumbai Indians has been the perfect partner for an IP like this given their large focus on kids and youth development. We are proud to partner with one of the biggest cricket franchises in the world to help develop their next generation of fans.” 

We're thrilled to team up with the Mumbai Indians to bring cricket's superstars to life as animated superheroes, blending the thrill of the game with epic adventures. Get ready for a boundary-breaking series that will captivate fans and inspire a new generation of cricket lovers,” said Massimo Marchese CMO of Kid Sport Media  & Squeezy Sports Inc.  

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