This year's toy fair season will culminate in New York City with a remarkable lineup of blockbuster toys from the world's largest licensors and licensees.
The 17th Annual Toy of the Year Awards, hosted by the Toy Industry Association, honored the best toys and games of the year, including License of the Year–Spin Master’s “Paw Patrol.”
Loot Crate has revealed two exclusive lines of collectible figures that will be part of select subscription lines, including the WWE Slam Crate and the Halo Legendary Crate.
USAopoly, a developer and manufacturer of board games, collectibles and puzzles, has launched a new designer collectibles division, titled Project Raygun.
Senior licensing executives Jessica Blue of UBM Americas and Will DePippo of Sesame Workshop hosted a session on brand licensing basics at New York Toy Fair on Saturday.
Moose Toys will showcase a host of items at New York Toy Fair, including additions to the Shopkins brand, Despicable Me 3 collectibles and more.
Plush and gift company Kids Preferred has revealed a slew of new products based on Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Guess How Much I Love You, Pete the Cat and more.
The National Wildlife Federation has signed six new licensing partnerships for the Ranger Rick brand across a host of categories, including digital, print, toys and more.
The LEGO Group and Warner Bros. Consumer Products have joined forces for a series of collectibles and lifestyle merchandise inspired by The LEGO Batman Movie, in theaters now.
NBCUniversal will debut a raft of properties at this year’s New York Toy Fair, including Despicable Me 3, Fast & Furious, Trolls, The Mummy and “Voltron Legendary Defender.”
Jazwares, in collaboration with Hasbro, has introduced a new toy adjaceny line based on Hasbro’s Nerf brand.
Scottgames has signed five new licensees for its video game franchise “Five Night’s at Freddy’s,” in deals brokered by Striker Entertainment.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has tapped licensees Cryptozoic Entertainment and Stern Pinball for a Ghostbusters-inspired board game and pinball machine.
Sanrio has teamed with Hyper Hippo Games, an independent games studio, to develop a raft of lifestyle apps inspired by the company’s new Hello Sanrio brand.
FC Barcelona has partnered with Nordcurrent, a developer and publisher of free-to-play games, to release an exclusive update for “Cooking Fever” based on the football club.
“Miitomo,” Nintendo’s fist smart device application, launched in the U.S. today.
Fisher-Price, a subsidiary of Mattel, has appointed designer and author Jonathan Adler to the role of creative director.
2K will celebrate the Lakers’ Kobe Bryant by featuring the 18-time NBA All-Star on the cover of the video game “NBA 2K17 Legend Edition.”
Zodiak Kids will launch its re-branded range of “Mister Maker” products in more than 160 Asda stores this week.
King Digital Entertainment has appointed two new licensing agents–J&M Brands and Paris Arabesques–to represent its “Candy Crush” mobile gaming brand.
Hasbro has tapped IDW Publishing to publish a new comic series based on Hasbro’s “Mobile Armored Strike Kommand (M.A.S.K.)” property.
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