License! Global has the first look at the new toys and games that are on showcase at New York City’s annual American International Toy Fair.
American Greetings Properties and Cupcake Digital have released a new app featuring Strawberry Shortcake.
BBC One has commissioned a new daytime game show based on the U.K. board game Linkee that will be distributed internationally by Warner Bros.
Striker Entertainment has tapped Next Games to create a mobile game based on the AMC’s zombie drama series “The Walking Dead.”
Giromax is celebrating the 10th anniversary of Peppa Pig with a new line of mini Clay Buddies kits.
Licensing agency Brandgenuity has signed six new licensees for the History channel’s Dark Ages drama “Vikings.”
In celebration of the brand's 40th anniversary this year, Playmobil has dispatched one of its figures on an international sightseeing adventure.
Peanuts is the latest brand to join Digital Giving’s “T-Shirt Booth” app.
Aurora World’s YooHoo & Friends brand will serve as the exclusive sponsor of the Children's Zoo at the Chessington World of Adventures Resort in Surry.
CNK Digital has been formed to serve as parent company of ClickN Kids.
In a deal worth roughly $460 million, Mattel has agreed to acquire the Canada-based toy company MEGA Brands, it was announced Friday.
Namco Bandai has teamed up with Poetic Gem for a range of nightwear featuring the classic video game “Pac-Man.”
Viz Media has launched a new free comic app for iPads that gives kids access to its its graphic novels.
Viacom and LeapFrog are expanding their partnership to bring Nickelodeon videos to LeapFrog platforms in France, Belgium and Switzerland.
Ubisoft is planning a video game based on Columbia Pictures’ and Sony Pictures Animation’s upcoming film The Smurfs 2.
ZeptoLab has released a follow-up to its hit app “Cut the Rope” and announced plans for a new season of the Om Nom web series.
Sony Computer Entertainment America is planning a film version of its video game franchise, “Ratchet and Clank.”
Andre Javes has returned to Toys ‘R’ Us to serve as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Australia.
DRG has launched a game app for the new ITV game show, “Catch Phrase,” a revival of the popular show from the ’80s.
Creativity International has teamed up with Tesco in the U.K. to feature Mister Maker craft packs.
Studio Licensing has signed more than 35 new deals for MGA Entertainment’s brands since first taking on the toy company in January.
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