This exclusive report examines the strategic initiatives that have transformed Hasbro from a leading toy company into an entertainment leader.
Disney Consumer Products and Marvel Entertainment have collaborated on several products to promote the upcoming film Marvel’s Guardians of the Galaxy, released this Friday.
Cartoon Network and the CN show “Looney Labs” are now part of the Fluxx card game roster.
Game makers USAopoly, under license from Hasbro, and Nickelodeon will release two Monopoly Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles board games this fall.
Eric Poses is driving cross-country this summer to host meet-and-greets throughout the U.S.
Konami Digital Entertainment’s Yu-Gi-Oh! Trading Card Game Duelist competition for North American World Championship qualifiers was held in Detroit, Mich.
Playing card company Caramundi is bringing its new Shuffle card game range to France.
Software provider Pariplay is collaborating with C3 Entertainment to release a Three Stooges slot game for worldwide distribution.
Fuhu, creator of the Nabi line of tablets for kids (including the DreamTab, created in partnership with DreamWorks Animation) is launching interactive toys called Morpho Pods.
Adam West will be on hand to help launch Aristocrat’s new slot game Batman Classic TV Series Slot Game in Temecula, Calif., this Wednesday.
Hasbro showcased its roster of global franchise brands this week at Licensing Expo to underscore how it is revolutionizing play through immersive story telling platforms.
Toys ‘R’ Us is planning to open more than 100 new stores by the end of this year, a large number of which will be in China.
Mantic Games got the $50,000 it need to create a new Mars Attacks! tabletop game after just 15 minutes on Kickstarter.
Licensed toys play prominently in the list of finalists for the Toy Industry Association’s 2014 Toy of the Year Awards.
In anticipation of the Feb. 7 theatrical release of The LEGO Movie, Toys ‘R’ Us stores across the U.S. are hosting a series of special events and feature shops.
Imangi Studios, creators of “Temple Run” game app, have signed two new licensees for toys and a handheld LCD game.
C3 Entertainment is teaming with Coastal Amusements to develop The Three Stooges coin-operated arcade games.
Spin Master has acquired the toy company Meccano in the most recent move toward expanding its global portfolio.
New developments in the licensing of digital IP into the European toy market are providing a welcome boost to the toy industry.
The U.K.’s largest nature conservation charity RSPB has teamed up with Pants On Fire Games to create the original board game Wing It.
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