Gaming companies have firmly established themselves as a new hot bed for viable IP, but the long-term success of those brands will require differentiations and new initiatives.
Tubby Brands, creator of the board game Convoy: The Card Strategy Game, has launched a crowd-funding campaign on the U.K. for the North West Ambulance Charity.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has partnered with a wide array of licensees to develop fan-favorite gifts prime for holiday wish lists.
Twentieth Century Fox Consumer Products has lined up a multi-category licensing program for The Book Of Life, which hit theaters Friday.
Toys 'R' Us has launched a new e-commerce site, ToysRU.pl, in Poland, adding to its growing portfolio of global online stores.
Cartoon Network Enterprises, Steve Jackson Games and USAopoly have launched Munchkin Adventure Time card game.
Acamar Films has signed a wide range of new international licensing partners for its children’s television show “Bing.”
Toys ‘R’ Us has appointed Michael Melzer as managing director of Toys ‘R’ Us Central Europe.
Mind Candy has signed Giochi Preziosi Group as the European toy partner for its new game brand “World of Warriors.”
Jumbo Games has signed a pan-European licensing deal with HBO Global Licensing to produce a series of Game of Thrones jigsaw puzzles.
The National Museum of the Royal Navy has secured several new licensees for the warship HMS Victory.
Warner Bros. has released a The Big Bang Theory-branded edition of the classic “whodunit” board game Clue.
Warner Bros. Consumer Products has teamed up with USAopoly to celebrate the 75th anniversary of The Wizard of Oz with a collector’s edition Monopoly.
Traditional toys will always have a place in the toy aisle, but increasingly digital products and properties are driving trends in children’s play.
BBC One has commissioned a new daytime game show based on the U.K. board game Linkee that will be distributed internationally by Warner Bros.
Konami Gaming has partnered with Hasbro and Wizards of the Coast to develop two Dungeons & Dragons-themed slot machines.
Playing card company Caramundi is bringing its new Shuffle card game range to France.
Carter's has teamed up with Kids Preferred to develop line of toys for the baby apparel brand.
The Toy Retailers Association has unveiled its annual list of the top 50 U.K. “Dream Toys” for the holiday season.
Stern Pinball is planning a Mustang-themed pinball machine that will launch in 2014, as part of the Ford car’s 50th anniversary.
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