Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
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.”
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.
Scholastic Parent & Child magazine has launched "KidQ," a free mobile app that facilitates conversation about the things that kids are curious about.
Rovio will preview its upcoming “Angry Birds Stella” mobile game exclusively at Barnes & Noble stores from Aug. 29 to Sept. 3.
Speakaboos has launched a range of new titles from The Jim Henson Company, HIT Entertainment and Scholastic Media/WestonWoods.
A localized version of King Digital Entertainment's hit mobile game "Candy Crush Saga," is now available for players in China.
Ink has appointed Rizon Studios Licensing as Subway Surfers' newest sub-agent in the U.K. and Ireland.
Outfit7, creators of the Talking Friends franchise, has appointed Baker & McKenzie as its IP rights enforcement firm.
Lima Sky’s Doodle Jump property is making the leap from mobile to console with a new handheld version set to publish on Nintendo’s 3DS and DS systems.
New developments in the licensing of digital IP into the European toy market are providing a welcome boost to the toy industry.
PopCap Games, a division of Electronic Arts, has appointed Tycoon Enterprises to handle licensing for the app property “Plants vs. Zombies.”
GalaBingo.com has teamed up with ITV to feature the British soap opera “Coronation Street” in a series of bingo and slots games.
HarperCollins has released a new app designed to accompany the recently released film The Hobbit: The Desolation of Smaug.
Digital Giving’s charity app “T-Shirt Booth” has added its 20th licensed character–DC Thomson’s Oor Wullie.
Mind Candy has released the “Moshi Monsters Village?” app globally, following the game’s debut in the U.K. late last year.
Bandai and Sync Beatz Entertainment are planning a new app, “Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. Angel.”
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