MGA Entertainment, known for its innovative toys, is growing in a big way, expanding its reach as it re-launches classic properties and delivers new brands.
Disney has tapped IMC Toys for a toy line inspired by its upcoming animated preschool series “Mickey's Roadster Racers.”
The LEGO Group has unveiled plans for the new, original property LEGO Nexo Knights set to launch later this year.
PopCap Games, an Electronic Arts studio, has partnered with the entertainment destination Carowinds for a "Plants vs. Zombies" attraction.
The Pokémon Company International is planning a limited time "character distribution" of the Mythical Hoopa at Game stores in the U.K.
Commonwealth Toy & Novelty Co. and License 2 Play have teamed up to bring Spookley the Square Pumpkin to range of new products.
Viz Media Europe has appointed two new regional agencies to represent the Japanese brand "Yo-Kai Watch," which is readying for its European debut.
Fox Consumer Products EMEA is celebrating the growth of “The Simpsons” toy business with new and returning partners as the show enters its 27th season.
“Skylanders” is supercharging October with new Halloween-themed products for Portal Masters of all ages.
MGA Entertainment has appointed three new licensees for its newly re-launched Bratz fashion doll brand and one new partner for its new tween brand Project Mc².
King Features Syndicate and the U.K. app developer Boluga have launched a new mobile game featuring iconic comic character Flash Gordon.
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Dianne Guerreiro as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us, Australia.
China-based Guangdong Alpha Animation and Culture Company, a developer of animation and toys, has created a North American division–Auldey Toys North America.
A line of brand-new collectible Sindy dolls from Robert Tonner will make its retail debut at Harrods later this month, in a deal negotiated by Bulldog Licensing.
Bookseller Barnes & Noble has launched Educational Toys & Games Science Centers at select stores across the U.S. and on its website.
StoryToys and Saban Brands have released “Julius Jr.’s Playhouse,” the first fully interactive 3D app based on the preschool series “Julius Jr.”
Warner Bros.’ “LEGO Batman 3: Beyond Gotham” video game launches in the U.K. today.
Corus Entertainment has partnered with mobile technology company Fingerprint to create a mobile entertainment platform for children ages 2 to 7.
Activision Publishing is spreading Skylanders cheer this season with the debut of a special holiday character, a balloon in the Macy’s Parade and new products.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has tapped Integrity Toys to create a line of dolls based on "American Horror Story's" third season, "Coven."
Telltale Games and HBO Global Licensing have released the first of six episodes in "Game of Thrones: A Telltale Games Series."
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