Comic-Con came again, and with it the total transformation of San Diego, Calif., into a pop culture wonderland.
Midoki and Rovio's third-party publishing division, Rovio Stars, have released the new app "Plunder Pirates" for iOS devices.
Microsoft has acquired Stockholm-based game developer Mojang and its iconic “Minecraft” franchise for $2.5 billion.
Red Bull Media House has teamed with Roadhouse Interactive to launch "Red Bull Air Race–The Game," inspired by the actual air racing championship series.
Imangi Studios and National Geographic Kids are bringing the mobile game series "Temple Run" to life in an educational action-adventure book.
Consumer Product Connection has appointed of licensing agencies to represent the "Pou" app brand around the globe.
Digital Giving's charity app "T-Shirt Booth" welcomes a new addition–the hit mobile game "Plants vs. Zombies," in a deal brokered by Bulldog Licensing.
Made in Me has partnered with comic book publisher Dynamite Entertainment to bring Doodle Jump comics to mobile devices and tablets globally.
Hasbro and Bazooka Candy Brands have joined forces for a cross-promotion launching this month.
Cartoon Network has launched LEGO Game Creator, an online application that allows kids to build their own games or play games created by other players.
Rovio Entertainment has released the first “Angry Birds Stella” game in the new Angry Birds series.
LucasArts and Disney Mobile have teamed up with NimbleBit for the cross-over app "Star Wars: Tiny Death Star.”
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Entertainment have launched a new app that encourages digital drawing on the iPad.
A group of former Rovio employees have launched the new brand licensing agency, 5th Wave Brands.
Discovery Communications and Nancy Glass Productions have partnered with Game Pill, to launch the official “Tanked” game app.
Licensing and business development consultancy The Powell Group has formed a strategic partnership with marketing veteran Mario Kroll.
DreamWorks Animation and Plumzi have released the first interactive VeggieTales appisode that lets kids take part in a TV episode.
King Features Syndicate has partnered with social games developer Dragonplay for the new “Popeye Slots” game app.
An exclusive look at how Disney Consumer Products is leveraging new content to capture a greater share of the lucrative boys’ market worldwide.
Bandai and Sync Beatz Entertainment have released the new “Tamagotchi L.i.f.e. Angel” app, based on '90s digital handheld game.
Lisle International Licensing has tapped Egmont U.K. to create a full publishing program for its game app “Temple Run.”
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