This exclusive report examines the strategic initiatives that have transformed Hasbro from a leading toy company into an entertainment leader.
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.
Trading card company Topps will start a new wave of licensing activity for the sci-fi cult classic Mars Attacks for the 2014-15 season.
Ravensburger has signed on to create puzzles and jigsaws for the CBeebies preschool series “Woolly and Tig.”
ITV has partnered with University Games for a range based on Platinum Films’ boys’ property, Matt Hatter Chronicles.
Nurture Rights has appointed Paul Lamond Games as the U.K. licensee for Dinosaur Roar! puzzles and games.
Hasbro has expanded its lottery and casino licensing agreement with Scientific Games, which recently merged with WMS Gaming.
Spin Master is added characters from DreamWorks Animation and the world of Pokémon to its Ionix construction system.
Hoho Rights has teamed with Immediate Media to launch a one-off magazine special featuring the CBeebies series “Cloudbabies.”
Cartoon Network Enterprises has teamed with Looney Labs to create Cartoon Network-themed versions of the Fluxx card game.
DreamWorks Animation has tapped Hasbro to create toys and games inspired by two of its upcoming tentpole franchises.
Walmart teamed up with the real experts in toys this year for its annual holiday top toy list–kids.
The Toy Industry Association will induct five new members into the Toy Industry Hall of Fame next February.
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