Comic-Con International continues to be the place to find the latest and most exclusive previews of hotly anticipated films and limited edition products.
Lionsgate is teaming with producers Avi and Ari Arad to adapt Gearbox Software's blockbuster video game "Borderlands" into a tentpole feature film.
Bleacher Creatures has expanded its line of 10-plush Marvel characters with Marvel Universe Series 1.
TCG Toys will launch Hometown puzzle line from American artist Heronim in the U.S. and Canada in spring 2016.
Outfit7 Group has hired mobile expert Mika Kuusisto to fill the newly created role of chief revenue officer for both Outfit7 and Bee7.
Highlights of the new toy line for Star Wars: The Force Awakens were unveiled in an 18-hour "unboxing" event that was broadcast live online from 15 cities around the world.
GameStop, the new owner of online collectibles retailer ThinkGeek, will open a new concept retail store focused entirely on collectibles this fall.
A mobile version of the new game "Skylanders SuperChargers" (launching on all major consoles Sept. 20) will be available for iOS devices in North America Oct. 25.
Konami is celebrating the second anniversary of its "Star Wars: Force Collection" mobile card battle game by releasing special card packs.
The Tetris Company has teamed with Vandor to create a line of branded home and lifestyle merchandise.
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.
PBS Kids has launched its first-ever online world, "Kart Kingdom," featuring a collection of games and collaborative activities for kids ages 6-9.
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has tapped Beeline Interactive to develop the new match-three puzzle battle game "Ghostbusters Puzzle Fighter.”
Disney Publishing Worldwide is bringing the Frozen brand to its Disney Imagicademy series of educational apps with a suite of "Frozen: Early Science" offerings.
Accessories licensee RockLove continues to grow its slate of entertainment brands with new additions including the TV series "Outlander" and Warner Bros.' The Hobbit.
To tie in with the return of Fox's game show “Are You Smarter Than a 5th Grader?” Hasbro will release a board game this summer.
Entertainment One Licensing has extended its partnership with Character Options in a new deal that will see the company develop Peppa Pig construction toys.
Lifestyle brand Extreme has partnered with Mobilise Consulting to launch "Extreme Mobile," a U.K. mobile virtual network operator that will offer wireless communications services.
Remarkable Brands, a licensing and branding agency led by industry veteran Stacey Reiner, has been named the worldwide licensing agent for Todd Goldman’s Tighty Whitey brand.
Children will now be able to make
their own Peppa Pig toys at Build-A- Bear stores and websites in the U.S.,
U.K. and Australia.
Pretty Ugly, owner of the Uglydoll brand, has teamed up with Commonwealth Toy & Novelty for a new line of soft toys in January 2016.
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