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Finnish media company Dramaforum has launched a new app as part of its “Petra’s Planet” range, titled “Bella’s Baking Blast.”
Pixowl has unveiled Ghostbusters downloadable content will be the first major update to its recent mobile game “The Sandbox Evolution.”
Edgar Rice Burroughs has partnered with Microgaming for the exclusive rights to the Tarzan name for an online slot game. Creative Licensing brokered the deal.
Bare Tree Media has launched its “emojiTap” app on Facebook Messenger following Facebook’s decision to open its platform to third party apps this year.
Sanrio has launched Hello Sanrio, a new lifestyle brand that will unite characters and fans through products and digital content in an immersive world, at San Diego Comic-Con.
Disney Consumer Products and Interactive Media has unveiled “Disney Emoji Blitz,” a new mobile game where players can collect Disney- and Pixar-themed emojis.
The Topps Company and WWE have joined forces to launch “Topps WWE Slam,” WWE’s first digital trading card app.
Turner Asia Pacific has partnered with Globe Telecom, a mobile brand in the Philippines, to make two upgraded Cartoon Network apps available to Globe’s customers.
Outfit7 has launched a new mobile game inspired by its “Talking Tom and Friends” franchise, titled “Talking Tom Gold Run.”
TeamTO Games, a division of TeamTO, has launched “Angelo Skate Away,” a new CGI mobile game based on its animated series, “Angelo Rules.”
Rovio Entertainment has hired former DreamWorks Animation executive Tuomo Korpinen as president of both Rovio Animation Company and Blue Bird Distribution Company.
Cartoon Network has launched “Gumball Sky Streaker,” a new mobile app based on the animated family sitcom "The Amazing World of Gumball."
Digital game publisher Gameloft and Hasbro have launched the "Trivial Pursuit & Friends" mobile game.
NBC has ordered 10 episodes of a new game show based on the popular app "QuizUp."
King Features Syndicate is taking its classic brands Popeye, Betty Boop, Flash Gordon, Phantom and others into the digital age with a series of new deals.
Sesame Workshop has partnered with Tiggly, a maker of smart toys for preschoolers, to develop the connected app experience "Sesame Street Alphabet Kitchen."
Maurizio Distefano Licensing has unveiled the initial lineup of Italian licensees for Rovio's "Angry Birds" in advance of the release of the brand's first feature film.
Kidoz has teamed with the KD Group, makers of the Kurio line of children's electronics, to provide users with a safe and more advanced content discovery experience through the Kidoz app store.
DC Entertainment and Warner Bros. Entertainment have launched the new mobile app “DC All Access.”
Konami Gaming has partnered with Playstudios, a developer of free-to-play casino games, to develop and operate “My Konami Slots,” a new mobile slots app.
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