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.
Fremont Licensing is working to build a licensing program around the digital comic book Niko and the Sword of Light.
Bulldog Licensing has added two new U.K. licensees for Electronic Arts’ app brand Plants vs. Zombies.
Dynamite Entertainment has signed a new deal with Lima Sky to produce original comics based on the game “Doodle Jump.”
Cupcake Digital, Nelvana Enterprises and the Clifford Ross Company have teamed up to create a storybook app Babar and the Adventures of Badou.
DreamWorks Animation and Cupcake Digital have released a new app inspired by the VeggieTales DVD, Merry Larry & the True Light of Christmas.
Walker Books has teamed up with Daredevil Development to create the first-ever app for Tilly and Friends.
Zodiak Kids has signed a deal with LeapFrog Enterprises to bring episodes of “Tickety Toc” to LeapFrog’s platforms.
Feld Motor Sports and GameMill Entertainment have released the first-ever Monster Jam mobile game, “Monster Jam As Big As It Gets.”
Following last week’s announcement of the new Angry Birds Stella brand, Hasbro will create a line of its Telepods toys for the Rovio property.
Peanuts Worldwide is partnering with Sourcebooks to create original stories featuring the Peanuts gang.
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