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Eleague, an eSports organization established by Turner and WME/IMG, and Faceit, a competitive gaming platform, have partnered to produce the “Overwatch” Open tournament.
Build-A-Bear Workshop and Carnival Cruise Lines have joined forces to bring the retailer to the line’s fleet of ships.
Licensee Propel unveiled its range of Star Wars quadcopters at Star Wars Celebration 2016 at London’s Excel last week.
Level-5 abby has announced a raft of new “Yo-Kai Watch” merchandise that will hit shelves for the back-to-school season.
Cartoon Network and Adult Swim have unveiled their roster of licensees that will showcase exclusive products, giveaways and signings at this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego.
Following the launch of “SpacePOP” on YouTube last month, Genius Brands International has tapped a number of North American licensees to support the series.
Bare Tree Media has launched its “emojiTap” app on Facebook Messenger following Facebook’s decision to open its platform to third party apps this year.
Feld Entertainment and Axial R/C have joined forces to release the first true-to-scale 4WD straight axle Monster Jam radio controlled truck.
Hasbro has returned to this year’s San Diego Comic-Con with a raft of exclusive and limited edition products from My Little Pony, Transformers and G.I. Joe, as well as licensed partner’s IP from Star Wars, Marvel and “Yo-Kai Watch.”
The Pabst Brewing Company, makers of Pabst Blue Ribbon beer, have tapped Stern Pinball to debut a new PBR-themed Can Crusher pinball machine at this year’s Comic-Con International: San Diego.
MGA Entertainment has teamed with Target to allow guests to create customized Bratz dolls through the new Create-A-Bratz experience on Target.com.
Video game developer Daedalic Entertainment is developing a game based on the best-selling novel by Ken Follett, The Pillars of the Earth.
Manchester United has partnered with the Korean online game developer Nexon to bring the football team and its players to the Korean version "EA Sports FIFA Online 3."
Beginning Aug. 20, The Entertainer will be offering an exclusive Pokémon collector’s album free to celebrate the latest Pokémon trading card game expansion.
Rovio Entertainment is restructuring its business to focus on three areas–games, media and consumer products–and streamlining its operations.
Wizards of the Coast and Viz Media are developing The Art of Magic: The Gathering–Zendikar, an art book featuring the strategy card game Magic: The Gathering.
"Angry Birds" creator Rovio Entertainment has launched a new mobile game, "Nibblers," featuring classic connect-three puzzle play.
Mind Candy and GP Flair have unveiled a new toy range for the "World of Warriors" mobile game franchise, at the same time that a new game has launched in the series.
Sanrio has tapped interactive publisher P2 Entertainment to create a "Mr. Men Little Miss" gaming app.
After months of build up, Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games and the LEGO Group have released the new crossover video game "LEGO Dimensions.”
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