Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Hoho Rights has appointed IVS Group as the new master toy partner for its preschool series "Cloudbabies."
With a new executive team and a new strategy, Toys ‘R’ Us is focused on various improvements
and the critical holiday season.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products U.K. has launched a promotional campaign at U.K. independent toy retailer The Entertainer for its series “Teen Titans Go!”
Kids' healthy living brand Bloomers! Edutainment has signed its first major licensee–Joint Merchant for toys.
Bandai Namco Games Europe has launched the "Tenkai Knights: Brave Battle" video game for Nintendo 3DS in Europe, the Middle East and Australasia.
Aardman Animations has released a new Shaun the Sheep game app in which players must launch themselves onto a wobbling stack of sheep to reach an unguarded plate of doughnuts.
PQube and Scarab Entertainment will release "Hello Kitty & Sanrio Friends 3D Racing" on Nintendo 3DS systems this winter in Europe.
SeaWorld Kids has launched a collection of three mobile games designed to engage the imaginations of preschool- and elementary-aged children.
Sophie la girafe has partnered with Travis Designs to develop a new line of baby and children's apparel and costumes inspired by the iconic teething toy.
Heart health brand Cardioville and Borderless Healthcare Group are collaborating on a series of mobile apps.
WWE is seeing a lot of action outside of the ring with a new range of electronics and accessories and its first-ever collectible statues.
Mantic Games got the $50,000 it need to create a new Mars Attacks! tabletop game after just 15 minutes on Kickstarter.
Entertainment One has appointed Character Options as the master toy partner for Ben and Holly’s Little Kingdom in the U.K.
Activision Publishing signed a trio of new agents and new licensees for the next iteration of its Skylanders franchise, “Skylanders Swap Force.”
The Jim Henson Company has partnered with children’s app developer PlayTales to create an app for “Fraggle Rock.”
DHX Media has appointed Cupcake Digital to develop a series of children’s apps inspired by the “Yo Gabba Gabba!” TV series.
Lifestyle brand Zumba Fitness has tapped Majesco Entertainment to bring “Zumba Dance” to smartphones for the first time.
Sony Computer Entertainment launched the PlayStation4 in the U.S. and Canada Friday.
K’Nex is getting a jump start on licensing one of the most highly anticipated video games of 2014, Respawn Entertainment’s “Titanfall.”
A new animated TV series is in development based on the game app “Subway Surfers,” which is represented worldwide by the licensing agent Ink.
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