Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Microsoft has acquired Stockholm-based game developer Mojang and its iconic “Minecraft” franchise for $2.5 billion.
The Japanese brand Rilakkuma will come to life at FAO Schwarz in New York City Oct. 11 as the brand makes its way to North America.
Carte Blanche Group is planning a cross-category initiative for its Me to You brand this week with apparel licensee Aykroyds.
Mask-arade has unveiled its latest line of facemasks featuring the characters of "Mrs. Brown's Boys."
Activision Publishing has developed a single- and multi-player singing video game based on the music competition series "The Voice."
Red Bull Media House has teamed with Roadhouse Interactive to launch "Red Bull Air Race–The Game," inspired by the actual air racing championship series.
The Toy Industry Foundation announced that $100 million worth of toys and games was distributed to children in need since their Toy Bank program was founded.
For the second year, Walmart has turned to the real toy experts–kids ages 18 months to 12 years–to find this holiday season's top 20 toys.
Bleacher Creatures is planning a brand-new line of DC Comics plush figures representing the greatest Super Heroes (and Super Villains) in the galaxy.
Iron Gut Publishing, which recently released a line of limited edition collectible artwork for the iconic French teething toy, Sophie la girafe, has expanded the line's distribution.
Kmart Toys has unveiled its annual Fab 15 holiday toy list, featuring toys from Hasbro, Disney, LEGO and Spin Master.
The digital goods marketplace Iconicfuture has acquired another virtual goods creator Virtual Greats.
Smithsonian Enterprises has partnered with Sun-Mate for a branded toy line based on the museum’s collection.
Kratt Brothers Company and 9 Story Entertainment have named Wicked Cool Toys as master toy licensee for "Wild Kratts.”
Nelvana Enterprises is presenting an array of classic and new content this year at BLE.
Diono, which creates safe travel solutions for kids, has teamed up with Little Tike for a co-branded line of juvenile travel products.
Outfit7 is celebrating its fourth birthday with plans for a new Talking Tom app.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA and publishing partner Eaglemoss are celebrating a milestone: they have rolled out the 1 millionth Batman Automobilia partwork.
SCS Direct is planning to feature Discovery Communications’ Animal Planet brand in a new collection of its Hatch ‘Em Eggs toys.
Hasbro has partnered with jewelry and accessories retailer Icing for a capsule collection inspired by the Monopoly board game.
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