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BlooBuzz has partnered with Showtime, CBS Consumer Products and actor Michael C. Hall to launch the official "Dexter" mobile game.
Mattel's American Girl brand of contemporary 18-inch dolls, accessories, girls' clothing and play-based content has been rebranded as Truly Me.
In anticipation of the July 10 release of Universal's Minions, Build-A-Bear Workshop has debuted a collection of customizable Minions plush, featuring Kevin, Stuart and Bob.
LEGO Speed Champions and McLaren Automotive have launched a building competition for teenage and adult LEGO builders called Celebrate the Future of McLaren Automotive.
Consumer Product Connection and entrepreneur Paul Salameh have announced the release of a brand-new 3D app for virtual pet "Pou" that will launch this summer.
British construction equipment manufacturer JCB has signed a raft of new licensing deals to further bolster its JCB Kids brand in the U.K.
U.K-based company Sambro has signed two new licensing deals to create products for Moose Toys Shopkins brand and Universal's Jurassic World.
Mattel has launched a new app featuring its preschool franchise Fireman Sam.
Tactic Games has been granted rights to create games based on Illumination Entertainment and Universal Pictures' Despicable Me film franchise, including the upcoming prequel Minions.
Propel Equity Partners has acquired the active play toy line Buzz Bee Toys, which it will fold into its Alex Brands family of toy companies.
Bandai Namco Games U.K. has announced that the “Pac-Man and the Ghostly Adventures 2” video game will be available in October in the U.K.
Penguin Children’s will introduce an augmented reality element in the newest title of its Skylanders licensing program.
Sony Pictures Entertainment and Marza Animation Planet are developing a film based on the Sonic the Hedgehog video game series.
Pretty Ugly and Warner Bros. Consumer Products are planning a co-branded collaboration for a plush crossover featuring The Wizard of Oz and Uglydoll.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products EMEA has inked a deal with Allegre HKM to devlop a range of plush in Europe featuring its Looney Tunes NBA co-brand.
Toys ‘R’ Us has named Michael J. Short as executive vice president and chief financial officer.
U.S. restaurant chain Denny’s and video game publisher Atari are bringing back some classic games with a dining theme.
Konami Digital Entertainment’s Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Duelist competition for North American World Championship qualifiers was held in Detroit, Mich.
Uglydoll and DC Comics are showcasing their cross-over line, featuring Pretty Ugly characters styled as DC Comics superheroes, at Comic-Con this week.
Toys “R” Us appointed Chetan Bhandari as senior vice president, corporate finance and treasurer.
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