With theatrical planned and a new animated series primed for delivery, Mind Candy, creators of the Moshi Monster phenomenon, discusses what the future holds as it turn five years old.
Jeremy Padawer is joining Michael Rinzler as partner and co-president of Wicked Cool Toys.
DreamWorks Animation has acquired the iconic Troll franchise from the Dam Family and Dam Things of Denmark.
Ubisoft is planning a video game based on Columbia Pictures’ and Sony Pictures Animation’s upcoming film The Smurfs 2.
Children’s TV producer Vodka has teamed up with Famosa for a line of soft toys featuring its Jelly Jam brand in Mexico.
MGA Entertainment is planning Real Bratz, a U.S. advocacy campaign aimed at inspiring girls with messages of excellence.
Kids are now able to build customizable wooden models of Monster Jam trucks at Lowe’s stores as part of its Build and Grow program.
Chillingo, an independent games publisher and division of Electronic Arts, is partnering with Peanuts Worldwide to develop a new “Snoopy Coaster” app.
Activision has partnered with Magic Choc for a range of Skylanders novelty chocolate model making kits.
Online kids’ channel Toon Goggles is broadening its accessibility and launching a new app for Barnes & Noble’s Nook HD and HD+.
ZeptoLab U.K. and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have appointed a series of new agents for “Cut the Rope.”
NECA has unveiled its new line of toys featuring Hello Kitty and other top Sanrio characters.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has tapped Margaret Weis Productions to create a series of role-playing games based on the TV series, "Firefly."
Majesco Entertainment and Disney Interactive have teamed up for new “Phineas and Ferb” console and mobile games.
Universal Orlando has launched a new Facebook game in anticipation of the June 20 opening of the new Transformers ride.
Comedian Rob Delaney has teamed up with All Things Equal for a new board game based on his popular Tweets.
Evolution is developing two new licensing programs for Monster In My Pocket and Life and Adventures of Santa Claus.
SEGA of America has revealed details of the next Sonic the Hedgehog franchise title.
Sanrio and Pretty Ugly have partnered for a co-branded line Hello Kitty/Uglydoll collectibles.
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