License! Global takes a look at trends in the global toy market that will influence retail sales and how children play in 2016.
Cartoon Network is supporting the launch of the brand-new "LEGO Nexo Knights" toy line and Merlok 2.0 gaming app.
Bare Tree Media has released a new series of Valentine’s Day-themed digital stickers featuring six top brands.
Marvel has partnered with TinyCo to release the new mobile game “Marvel Avengers Academy” on the App Store and Google Play.
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.
Glu Mobile, a developer and publisher of free-to-play games, has entered into a multi-year partnership with Taylor Swift for the development of a new mobile game.
Spike Games has created new mobile slot game called “School’s Out,” inspired by the iconic Alice Cooper song.
In anticipation of The Angry Birds Movie, Bulldog Licensing has secured four new licensees for Rovio’s “Angry Birds” brand.
Bare Tree Media has released a new series of digital stickers featuring this year’s leading presidential candidates.
Kids are devoting roughly the same amount of time to both traditional and technology-based toys and activities, according to the NPD Group’s Kids Share of Time and Wallet report.
Pez, the iconic cult brand from Austria, will step into the digital age this year with "Pez Play."
Disney Publishing Worldwide has released the newest addition to its Imagicademy educational initiative–the "Mickey’s Magical Arts World" app.
Children around the world can now learn English with the help of Aardman Animations' character Timmy in the new "Learning Time with Timmy" app.
Consumer Product Connection has appointed Home Made Licensing to serve as the French licensing agent for the virtual pet app "Pou."
Sony Pictures Consumer Products has tapped Beeline Interactive to develop the new match-three puzzle battle game "Ghostbusters Puzzle Fighter.”
Genius Brands International has appointed Wicked Cool Toys as the master toy partner for its original animated series on PBS, “Thomas Edison's Secret Lab.”
Hasbro has appointed Michelle Micone as vice president of licensing for North America in its global licensing and publishing team.
As the 102nd edition of cycling race the Tour de France gets underway, Playsoft Games has released the official mobile game "Tour de France 2015."
Mattel has partnered with ToyTalk to bring "Thomas & Friends" to life in a new app that uses speech recognition to enable conversations with characters.
Disney Junior has released the new app "Doc McStuffins Pet Vet," inspired by its hit preschool series.
The Pokémon Company has collaborated with mobile game developer Niantic and Nintendo to bring its franchise to smartphones with the upcoming app "Pokémon Go."
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