Traditional toys will always have a place in the toy aisle, but increasingly digital products and properties are driving trends in children’s play.
Mojang has appointed Jazwares as the global partner for toys and electronics featuring its game “Minecraft.”
ZeptoLab has released a follow-up to its hit app “Cut the Rope” and announced plans for a new season of the Om Nom web series.
The storybook subscription service Speakaboos, has announced partnerships with a number of leading children’s content creators.
Dimensional Branding Group has appointed two new sub-agents for the app property Temple Run in China and Australia.
Studio Licensing has negotiated a new promotional partnership to bring the main character of Zeptolab’s “Cut the Rope” to popcorn in Canada.
Cupcake Digital has released the first app under its new partnership with Discovery Communications for Animal Planet.
ZeptoLab U.K. and ITV Studios Global Entertainment have appointed a series of new agents for “Cut the Rope.”
Penguin and Mind Candy have a new global publishing partnershi to build original, cross-platform brands.
The Penguin Children’s Group in the U.K. has signed a new publishing deal with PopCap Games for its Plants vs. Zombies franchise.
Chillingo, an independent games publisher and division of Electronic Arts, is partnering with Peanuts Worldwide to develop a new “Snoopy Coaster” app.
Ideas at Work continues to bolster the program for Olly the Little White Van with the launch of a U.K. publishing program and new app.
Viacom and LeapFrog are expanding their partnership to bring Nickelodeon videos to LeapFrog platforms in France, Belgium and Switzerland.
Les Editions Albert René has teamed up with app developer BulkyPix to create two games based on the Asterix comic book series.
Hasbro and DeNA have released the new mobile card battle game “Transformers: Legends.”
DRG has launched a game app for the new ITV game show, “Catch Phrase,” a revival of the popular show from the ’80s.
Rovio Entertainment has partnered with PowerA for a range of technology accessories in North America.
Enjoy, the Spanish agent for Zeptolab’s game app “Cut The Rope,” has added new licensees for the property in Spain and Portugal.
Razor USA is teaming up with Scarab Entertainment for mobile, social and console video games based on the scooter brand.
Zodiak Kids and P2 Entertainment have launched the first-ever Mister Maker app for iOS devices.
Lisle International has added to the roster of licensees for Imangi Studios’ digital property Temple Run.
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