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.
Hugo Games has released its latest app featuring the classic character Hugo the Troll, while Limo Licensing works to grow the brand.
Bulldog Licensing has inked three new deals in the U.K. for the mobile gaming franchise Plants vs. Zombies.
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.
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