Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
"Toyze," an app for creating 3D-printed customizable character toys, has signed a licensing agreement with the developers of the popular app pet Pou.
Digital games company Miniclip and American Greetings Properties have co-created a mobile game based on Strawberry Shortcake titled “Berry Rush.”
ITV Studios Global Entertainment and its master toy partner Vivid have appointed Headstart International as the local toy distributor in Australia for “Thunderbirds Are Go.”
Mattel is re-launching its line of BeForever historical American Girls dolls with a little help from the Lifetime fashion competition series "Project Runway."
DC Thomson has launched a new monthly children’s magazine that focuses on multi-platform gaming and entertainment.
Magic Light Pictures has launched the first game app for the classic picture book The Gruffalo.
StoryToys has released 3D pop-up activity app based on the Poppy Cat franchise and developed in collaboration with Coolabi and The Kindly Ones Productions.
BBC Worldwide is partnering with Microsoft Studios and Mojang to bring Doctor Who to "Minecraft: Xbox 360 Edition."
GiGGo Toys has partnered with the city of New York (NYC & Company) to produce licensed ride-on toys featuring iconic brands such as NYPD and FDNY.
Scholastic Parent & Child magazine has launched "KidQ," a free mobile app that facilitates conversation about the things that kids are curious about.
Two executives from Rovio Entertainment will give the keynote address at Brand Licensing Europe on Oct. 15 in London.
Activision and Penguin Young Readers Group are continuing their partnership with the addition of two new books.
Toys ‘R’ Us has released its annual Holiday Hot Toy List, showcasing dozens of top toys for kids of all ages this holiday season.
Zodiak Kids and its partner Cupcake Digital have released “Tickety Toc Bubble Time,” the first interactive app for the preschool series.
Zodiak Kids will serve as the French sub-agent for d-rights’ boys’ action property B-Daman Crossfire.
A Squared Entertainment has teamed up with the toy company TCG to launch two business-in-a-box kits for kids from Warren Buffett.
The Walt Disney Company has sold the Baby Einstein brand to Kids II, a longtime licensee of the property.
Spin Master is launching as series of new brands while continuing to evolve its evergreen brands as well.
Target has unveiled its pick of this year’s top holiday toys with a new, expanded top gifts list and a host of online and in-home resources for parents.
SEGA of America has launched the return of Sonic the Hedgehog in the new video game “Sonic Lost World.”
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