License! Global takes a look at trends in the global toy market that will influence retail sales and how children play in 2016.
Marvel has partnered with TinyCo to release the new mobile game “Marvel Avengers Academy” on the App Store and Google Play.
VTech Holdings has agreed to acquire fellow kids' technology brand LeapFrog Enterprises for $72 million.
Paper Punk has teamed with Hasbro's My Little Pony to release six new Paper Punk kits featuring characters from the franchise.
Kidoz has teamed with the KD Group, makers of the Kurio line of children's electronics, to provide users with a safe and more advanced content discovery experience through the Kidoz app store.
Glu Mobile, a developer and publisher of free-to-play games, has entered into a multi-year partnership with Taylor Swift for the development of a new mobile game.
Amazon has signed a multi-year, multi-million dollar production deal with American Girl to produce four live-action specials based on the Mattel doll brand.
Techno Source, a division of LF Products, has officially changed its name to Toy Island.
The Disney Store will release a new Star Wars Tsum Tsum collection worldwide on Feb. 16.
Spike Games has created new mobile slot game called “School’s Out,” inspired by the iconic Alice Cooper song.
Warner Bros. Interactive Entertainment, TT Games, The LEGO Group and Lucasfilm will release “LEGO: Star Wars: The Force Awakens” this summer as the newest addition to the LEGO video game franchise.
The LEGO Group has unveiled plans for the new, original property LEGO Nexo Knights set to launch later this year.
Through a series of strategic executive appointments and local partnerships, Rovio Entertainment is amping up the success of its "Angry Birds" franchise in Asia.
Imports Dragon will launch a toy line for the preschool series "Super Wings" in Canada that will hit shelves in 2016.
The Pokémon Company International and McDonald’s USA have unveiled plans for the latest Happy Meal promotion.
Sixteen-thousand visitors attended the Topps Festival last month at five major shopping centers across the U.K.
Toy sales are on the rise worldwide heading into the fourth quarter, according of to The NPD Group, with an increase of 7 percent reported across 11 global markets.
Nickelodeon Australia has launched "Nick Play," a branded app experience that allows kids to interact with Nickelodeon wherever they go.
DHX Brands has appointed six North American licensees as it readies a regional consumer products program for the new "Teletubbies" series.
V&S Entertainment and Airbeem have teamed for the launch of the new “Everything’s Rosie” app, set for launch this week.
Demdaco has introduced an exclusive collection of gift products inspired by Nancy Tillman’s book, On the Night You Were Born.
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