Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products and Tonner Doll Company have unveiled the dolls created by high-end fashion and costume designers for The Wizard of Oz's 75th.
SEGA has unveiled a star-studded lineup for the Sonic Boom fan event, which will be held in New York City Oct. 4.
After more than five years leading the company, Mikael Hed will step down as chief executive officer of Rovio Jan. 1.
"Toyze," an app for creating 3D-printed customizable character toys, has signed a licensing agreement with the developers of the popular app pet Pou.
Digital games company Miniclip and American Greetings Properties have co-created a mobile game based on Strawberry Shortcake titled “Berry Rush.”
ITV Studios Global Entertainment and its master toy partner Vivid have appointed Headstart International as the local toy distributor in Australia for “Thunderbirds Are Go.”
Mattel is re-launching its line of BeForever historical American Girls dolls with a little help from the Lifetime fashion competition series "Project Runway."
DC Thomson has launched a new monthly children’s magazine that focuses on multi-platform gaming and entertainment.
Magic Light Pictures has launched the first game app for the classic picture book The Gruffalo.
StoryToys has released 3D pop-up activity app based on the Poppy Cat franchise and developed in collaboration with Coolabi and The Kindly Ones Productions.
Bandai and Sync Beatz Entertainment have tapped Mighty Fine as the first licensee for the new lifestyle brand Tamagotchi L.i.f.e.
Rovio Entertainment has launched a new learning concept based on the Angry Birds brand and Finnish educational standards.
Fremont Licensing is working to build a licensing program around the digital comic book Niko and the Sword of Light.
Disney Consumer Products has introduced the newest arrival to the Disney Princess kingdom: Disney Princess Palace Pets.
Diamond Select Toys is readying for the release of Thor: The Dark World Nov. 8 with a series of new toys for the brand.
ITV Studios Global Entertainment has inked a new deal with University Games for a range featuring Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Dark Horse has added to its line of Game of Thrones collectible figures, created in partnership with HBO Global Licensing.
C3 Entertainment has signed a worldwide deal with Figures Toy Company for a range of 8-inch Three Stooges collectible figures.
Endemol U.K. is making its first move into app publishing with two new apps based on the game shows “Pointless” and “Deal or No Deal.”
McFarlane Toys is creating a line of action figures, plush and novelty toys based on Ubisoft’s Rabbids video game franchise.
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