Download World of Madagascar from the App Store

FollowUp-DAll of our pals at Penguin HQ have just brought their missions to MOBILE! Get the new WoM app today to continue assisting on top-secret missions even after you step away from your computer!

Winter Wonderland: A New Season for New Features!

By now you’ve all probably heard the BIG news… the SpeedDrome and Boardwalk are making their triumphant return to the JumpStart World! As our friends Skipper, Kowalski, Rico, and Private nestle into their new home at the World of Madagascar, snow has finally fallen in JumpStart. Are you ready for the Winter Wonderland and all the majestic and magical updates that are heading your way?


To kick off everyone’s favorite time of year, Frankie and the JumpStart friends have not only updated our LIMITED-TIME selection of Petz, Ridez and Threadz in the DownTown stores but they’ve also included a few new features for our festive FunZones!

Are you ready to start exploring the NEW and improved JumpStart, this winter? Stroll through one of our fun and festive Elf-O-Matics to transform your Jumpee into a super cute seasonal helper! After all there’s no better look to sport when you join your Jumpee friends to grow our community snowman, enter the Winter Wonderland, Ice skate through the Boardwalk, and celebrate this very special time of year!

Jump to it and let us know what you think of what winter has brought to the JumpStart World! Are you excited to hear that the Boardwalk and SpeedDrome are here to stay?

Penguins of Madagascar Update

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Last week, we announced that the Penguins of Madagascar would be getting their very own virtual world! Launching November 24, Skipper, Kowalski, Rico and Private will be taking on adventures and top secret missions in a whole new game! This is exciting news for the Penguins, but it also means big changes for Frankie and the crew in JumpStart! Want to learn more about what Penguins of Madagascar World means for JumpStart? Keep reading for full details!

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A Message from the Penguins of Madagascar

Hey Jumpeez, Skipper here. I got Frankie to let me make a special announcement here on the JumpStart blog…

peng_cg_penguins_14Penguins of Madagascar are embarking on their biggest mission yet, The Penguins of Madagascar World! That is right, we are too big to handle and need new missions, new adventures and a new world for it all! Our new digs are launching November 25th! But we will be launching some sneak peeks soon!

The Penguins and I help the JumpStart team out with the submissions you all send in through J-Tube. We kept seeing requests for something called SpeedDrome and Boardwalk, and we got to thinking… what if we could convince the head honchos at JumpStart to give us our OWN WORLD, making room in the JumpStart world for these features to return.

Join Kowolski, Rico, Private and me on new adventures in Penguins of Madagascar World! Don’t get too excited, Jumpeez- it’s not here just yet. The boys and I couldn’t keep it under wraps any longer. We’ll keep you updated with the latest top secret information– keep an eye out!

Gotta go- the world’s top secret missions won’t solve themselves.

Signing off,

Take a Tour of JumpStart’s Coney Island

Where can your Jumpeez find glittering amusement by the sea? Coney Island in JumpStart is the perfect spot for Jumpee fun and frolic! From PhotoBombs to mini-games, there’s no telling where the fun begins or ends. Take a peak at all the exciting adventures ahead with our Coney Island video clip!

First on our tour is the Coney Island Movie Theatre! Your Jumpee can sit back and relax while watching video clips or take part in a sing-along.

Run into your favorite Zoosters in Bumper Cars for some real fun in motion. Madagascar’s Alex, Marty, Melman, and Gloria will show your Jumpee a bumping good time! Get your friends in on the action by having them join in and start bumping around.

Don’t let your Jumpee forget to stop by the Arcade for endless amounts of fun! Here, they can choose from a bunch of mini-games, and earn some coins and JumpStars. Some of the most favorite and famous games, Punk Punk Drop, Dodge N’ Dash, and Buggy Racer!

There’s all kinds of fun to be had and new areas to explore! See if your Jumpee can find the secret warp hole to the top of the Statue of Liberty to overlook all of Coney Island!

The bright lights of Coney Island, reveal a real Jumpee playground! Inspire your Jumpeez to explore all the fun that Coney Island has to offer!

JumpStart New York: The Central Park Zoo

Where were you when the Central Park Zoo arrived to JumpStart with everyone’s favorite faces from DreamWorks’ popular Madagascar franchise? Since Frankie and the JumpStart friends first made way for this amazing in-game addition, it has become a hub of activity for Jumpeez far and wide. If you haven’t already explored every corner of this awesome area, here’s what you can expect to find!

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Meet the Zoosters: Alex, Marty, Melman, Gloria and the Penguins
There are 5 animal habitats in the Central Park Zoo. There, you will be able to find a few familiar faces from the popular film. They are all super friendly, so never hesitate to pay them a visit if you’re in the area. At each of their enclosures, you will be able to learn a few fun facts about their animal species and also complete various character slide puzzles for a little bit of exciting entertainment.
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School of Dragons FunZone: Have You Met Hiccup?

Since earlier this month, JumpStart has been enjoying an exclusive look into the unreleased School of Dragons virtual world game with the addition of the new FunZones in DownTown and Central Park. Jumpeez from all over the JumpStart World have been flocking to this exciting and all new gaming area, where Hiccup and Toothless have been ready to greet them as they take on round of Fire Ball Frenzy or make their way through the menacing Viking themed maze.

How well do you know Hiccup? For any “How to Train Your Dragon” fan, Hiccup is a living legend that brought about peace between Vikings and Dragons after years of turmoil. To get to know this Viking hero a bit more, here are a few important things to know!

Growing up in the Viking village of Berk, Hiccup lacked the physical strength to mirror a traditional Viking leader like his father, chief of Berk, Stoick the Vast. Because of this, Hiccup has spent much of his life helping Gobber the Belch in the armory. Tinkering with new inventions, Hiccup always exhibited a unique sense of inventiveness and creativity, which would ultimately link him to his dragon companion, Toothless.

Learn more about Hiccup here!