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The Endemol Shine Group has launched a new game studio and publishing label, titled Good Catch.
Cartoon Network has launched a new mobile game, titled “Cartoon Network Superstar Soccer Goal!!!”
Mattel has unveiled its holiday toy list, featuring a slate of new products for brands including Barbie, DC Super Hero Girls, Hot Wheels and more.
Authentic Brands Group has tapped Cosi Games to create and launch “Muhammad Ali: Puzzle King,” the official mobile game for the late boxing legend.
Entertainment One has partnered with a three licensees to create new products inspired by the animated series “Ben & Holly’s Little Kingdom” in Brazil.
Viacom has tapped Source3 to launch a set of 3D printed “South Park” characters, celebrating the series’ 20th anniversary.
Saban Brands has tapped The Wish Factory to develop and manufacture an exclusive line of merchandise inspired by the TV series “Mighty Morphin Power Rangers.”
Little Brother Books will publish the Official Pokémon Annual 2017 in the U.K.
Square Enix and Eidos-Montréal have released “Deus Ex: Mankind Divided,” the latest installment in the “Deus Ex” gaming franchise.
ITV Studios has partnered up with a slate of licensees to launch its merchandising program for the series “Thunderbirds Are Go” in France, Benelux and the Nordics.
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.
To celebrate the five-year anniversary of “Skylanders,” Activision teamed with cake decorator Duff Goldman to create a life-sized cake for Goldman’s new show “Cake Masters.”
Nickelodeon has partnered with Nintendo to bring a “SpongeBob SquarePants”-themed Splatfest competition to the “Splatoon” video game for the Wii U console.
Mattel has partnered with U.K.-based Rainbow Designs to launch a new baby and infant range inspired by “Thomas & Friends.”
In celebration of The Princess Bride’s 30th anniversary, Act III Licensing has added multiple licensees for the classic film.
Atari’s “Battlezone” property will return with two new games–“Battlezone 98 Redux” and “Battlezone”–by U.K. game developer Rebellion.
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