LATEST NEWS » CELEBRATING THE 20TH ANNIVERSARY OF WALLACE & GROMIT!
It’s been 20 years since an eccentric inventor and his trusty dog first hit our screens in the Wallace & Gromit film, A Grand Day Out. Five films and a lot of laughs later, we’re celebrating 2 decades of Wallace & Gromit! And to help, we’ve got lots of treats in store on WallaceandGromit.com!
Wallace & Gromit Google Doodle!
As a special anniversary celebration, Wallace & Gromit are taking over Google’s Doodle for one day only! The doodle shows Wallace & Gromit at the work bench, coming up with another cracking invention and was created here at the Aardman studios. It will be seen by millions and is one of only 3 doodles to be made outside Google HQ!
Watch & Win
We asked you to submit your questions to ask Nick Park for a live interview to post on the website. We had an overwhelming response with over 150 questions and had the hard task of picking the best 20 to use in the live interview. To see Katie interviewing Nick, click here. Not only this, Nick's illustration from the interview is up for grabs. To enter the competition to win the illustration, click here. .
Brand New Shop!
We now have a brand new shop dedicated to all things Wallace & Gromit. Whether you’re looking for a present or if you just want to see the weird and wonderful things on offer in the new shop, have a look here. There’s also a great monthly deal on offer at the moment where you get a free gift when you spend over £25!
Telltale Games Offer
In honor of the cheese-loving pair’s anniversary, Telltale Games are giving away a full game episode of Wallace & Gromit’s Grand Adventures! Fans will be able to download an episode from Telltale's Wallace & Gromit game series, Muzzled! from November 4th – 8th. To download your free copy, go to www.freewallaceandgromit.com. As well as this, Telltale are also discounting the full 4-episode Wallace & Gromit's Grand Adventures for PC from November 4th - 8th. For more details and to get your copy click here.
As another celebration Aardman have joined forces with iTunes to allow fans to download the original Wallace & Gromit film, A Grand Day Out, for just 99p. This is the cheapest ever iTunes download for a 30 minute film! Buy your copy now and watch the original Wallace & Gromit film!
Wallace & Gromit on the Culture Show
As a big anniversary celebration, BBC2 will be filming an edition of The Culture Show at the Aardman studios, in Bristol. The show will air on 19th November and look at the duo’s first introduction to the British public in A Grand Day Out in 1989 and their later escapades in The Wrong Trousers, A Close Shave, A Curse of the Were Rabbit and A Matter of Loaf and Death. For more information, click here.
Wallaceandgromit.com gets a facelift!
• We’ve got a whole new design for the website! After the doughy fun of A Matter of Loaf and Death we’ve now got a scrapbook theme.
• There are new wallpapers for you to download, including some from the first Wallace & Gromit film, A Grand Day Out.
• We also have new e-cards for you to send to friends and family.
Ever wanted to make you own rocket from A Grand Day Out? Our new activity pack shows you how to make one and put it in it’s own moon setting! Download the new pack to do this and other fun activities.
HI Wallace & Gromit,
I would like to know your friend's name please
Yay happy birthday Wallace and Gromit ! I have grew up with you and I feel like your biggest fan even though Im not! Here is a present for you its the Doggy Walker Mark II.
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And loads more! Check out this page. http://live.wallaceandgromit.com/characters/
What a wonderful, spot-on interview with the ANP! It goes without saying that ALL the questions were well thought out (and well chosen by Katie! - lucky girl to be in the presence of such understated greatness as the ANP) .
I'm especially chuffed to mintballs for you, Fish, to have the honour of having your question chosen amongst the 20!
After staring at the google scribble at school through media i didn't realise that it all spelt out google...
I still cant believe nick answered my question, not just one but both. (and kinda 3)
oh yes i saw this 2day!
YAY Wallace and Gromit Rules
A very happy birthday To wallace and gromit.
well done to wallace who seems to have lost wrinckles reather that gain them!
is there a limit to the amount of entries you can enter?
I loved it! Lucky you katie sitting with Nick Park! I'm jealous!!!
Hi everyone! How awesome was the 20 Questions with Nick Park!? Great interview, and i'm so pleased my question about the cooker got asked- it's made my month!
Ive entered the competition about 50 times ! Bought the special anniversary beano and asked my mum to put it in a frame so its safe lol.
Hip! Hip! Hip! Hip.....eh... HIP HIP HURRAY!!! For Wallace and gromit!
wooo belated happy birthday wallace and gromit
Happy Birthday Wallace and Gromit.
OMG! I'm so glad my question was answered! Happy Birthday Wallace and Gromit! Love you always!
Happy Birthday Wallace and Gromit.
:my favorite caretors are wallace,gromit,hutch,feathears
hi wallace and gromit hows hunch?
smashing job lad uh
Happy Birthday Wallace and Gromit! I hope your 20th anniversary will hold a very special in your heart.
when does the competition for the signed drawing end?
My five favorite characters
Please Don't Spam Like That
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